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Tuning in to TV: ‘Homeland’s‘ Claire Danes expecting first baby
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Claire Danes has some busy months ahead: Not only is her hit TV series “Homeland” returning for its second season in September, but she’s pregnant as well.
The news was first reported on People.com.
The actress first became famous as a teenager on the television drama “My So-Called Life,” where she won a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for an Emmy. The show was canceled after its first season but developed a cult following.
Former 'Big Brother' players to return for 14th season
“Big Brother” has unveiled 12 of its houseguests for the 14th season and also revealed a new twist.
For the first time, four alumni from the “Big Brother” game will re-enter the house to play their own game and compete for their own unrelated prize. The four returning players and details of their mission will be revealed during Thursday’s 9 p.m. season premiere. Julie Chen returns as host.
In the meantime, CBS has released the identities of the 12 new contestants, who will vie for the $500,000 grand prize. The six men and six women range in age from 21 to 42 and include a chef from Indiana, the former bass player of an all-female metal band, a nurse and an engineering student from New Orleans.
“Big Brother” will air three times a week following the premiere — at 8 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays, with the live eviction show airing at 9 p.m. Thursdays — beginning July 15.
Jerry Seinfeld preparing new interview series for Web
Jerry Seinfeld is going back on the road.
The comedian announced Thursday that he’ll debut the Web series “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” on July 19. The interview show will feature Mr. Seinfeld’s comedian friends as guests.
In a teaser video, Mr. Seinfeld is shown driving various vintage cars with Larry David, Ricky Gervais, Michael Richards, Alec Baldwin and others.
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