— CBS (via TV Guide) has announced a few of the stars returning for Katherine Chancellor’s memorial on The Young and the Restless. Lauralee Bell (Christine), Michael Damian (Danny), Tricia Cast (Nina), Patty Weaver (Gina), Beau Kazer (Brock) and Adrienne Frantz (Amber) will return to help Genoa City celebrate Jeanne Cooper‘s iconic Mrs. C. As always, I’ll share my thoughts about the upcoming memorial, which is slated to air September 3 and 4, in Friday’s Soap News column on MSN.ca.
— Lauren Graham will reunite with The CW. Graham will develop a series with the network which is based on her novel Someday, Someday Maybe. The pilot will be produced by Elle DeGeneres.
— Tina Fey‘s comedy series about a women’s college that just opened its doors to men has landed at Fox, but don’t expect Fey to star.
— A miniseries about Harry Houdini has been green-lit by The History Channel. Adrien Brody will star.
— Sophie Turner (Game of Thrones‘ Sansa) adopted her character’s dire wolf after it was killed off.
— JoAnna Garcia Swisher will appear as Ariel/the Little Mermaid on Once Upon a Time.
— HBO has released a video montage of Instagram photos, which they are calling an “In Production Tease” for Girls‘ upcoming third season.