On today’s Pop Confidential podcast Jamey Giddens, Luke Kerr, Jillian Bowe and Melodie Aikels dive into TV’s latest buzz worthy headlines and storylines.
Did Glee’s Whitney Houston tribute live up to the PC Gang’s expectations? Who do they think will die in Grey’s Anatomy’s season finale? Luke and Jillian have a theory about who is behind the battle between the President and Olivia Pope on Scandal. Can Once Upon a Time maintain its premise or will it run out of story? Melodie is in love with The Secret Circle’s twists and turns.
Luke is enjoying Uma Thurman’s guest stint on Smash, but Jamey hates it. However, there is one thing on NBC’s Broadway-based drama that unites them. Tune into find out what.
The Real Housewives of Atlanta ends its season with a blockbuster reunion, as The Real Housewives of New Jersey returns for more drama on Bravo. The Kardashians land a three-year agreement to stay with E!. VH1’s Basketball Wives battles a boycott.
The LA Complex bombs on The CW.
All this and much more on today’s Pop Confidential podcast!
Former talk show host Rosie O’Donnell and comedian Dan Aykroyd are set to guest in upcoming episodes of Happily Divorced, according to EW.com. Reportedly, they will pop up in different episodes of the TV Land comedy in May.
O’Donnell will portray Katie O’Grady, “a high school friend of Fran (Fran Drescher) and Judi (Tichina Arnold)." Meanwhile, Aykroyd is set to play a possible love interest for Fran that her ex-hubby Peter (John Michael Higgins) sets her up with.
It looks like Jessica Tuck is finally about to play a living, breathing TV character! After spending the last few years as a vampire politico on True Blood and briefly reprising the ghostly part of Megan on One Life to Live in 2011, Tuck has been cast in a recurring role in the Fox pilot Prodigy Bully! READ MORE
Will Whoopi Goldberg hold Rachel (Lea Michelle) and Kurt (Chris Colfer)'s fates in the palm of her hands? According to TV Line, The View moderator will guest on the FOX series as theatre professor Carmen Tibideaux.
Carmen Tibideaux, a theatrical grande dame and a professor at New York Academy of the Dramatic Arts (NYADA) who travels to Ohio to preside over Kurt and Rachel’s auditions — and apparently she sticks around long enough to deliver a verdict: I’m told she’ll appear in roughly three episodes, the first of which is set to air on May 1.
Former The Young and the Restless, Guiding Light, Port Charles and Loving star Rebecca Staab will be getting her flirt on in upcoming episode of Glee. Staab’s character will be purring like a cougar as she flirts with Puck (Mark Salling), according to Soaps in Depth.
"No singing. Just walkin' and talkin' and flirting with Puck while in a bikini," Staab tells Soaps In Depth. "Cougar stuff."
Staab will appear in the episode titled "Choke" later this season. "My scene is breif, but it's difficult to get on this show, so I'm thrilled.
Former All My Children star Mark Consuelos will be exercising his funny bone again. According to Soaps In Depth, Consuelos will be popping up in two episodes of the Fox comedy I Hate My Teenage Daughter as “Alex Castillo, the hunky professor teaching the night school Spanish class in which Nikki and Annie enroll.” His episodes will air March 6 and 13.