Thursday, January 31, 2013

TV NEWS - 'Men at Work,' 'Law & Order: SVU,' 'Hannibal,' 'CSI' & 'Dads'

        Thursday, January 31 - The TBS comedy Men at Work, which stars Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, James Lesure and Adam Busch, will return for its second season on Thursday, April 4 at 10/9c. Upcoming guest stars include Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Kevin Corrigan, Jessica Szohr, Marsha Thomason, Benjamin McKenzie, Bethany Joy Lenz, Jason Lee, Maz Jobrani, Seth Green, Peri Gilpin, Sarah Wright and Stephanie Lemelin.

NBC has decided to move up the airdate for the upcoming heavily controversial episode of Law & Order: SVU featuring convicted rapist Mike Tyson. The episode will now air on February 6. The change was made so that it wouldn't air the day before One Billion Rising, a nationwide event protesting rape and other violence against women.

Ellen Muth is the latest alum from a past Bryan Fuller series - in this case Dead Like Me - to land a guest appearance on his upcoming NBC series, Hannibal. Not much is known about her character other than she will be named Georgia.

Michaela McManus (Law & Order: SVU, Awake) will guest on an upcoming episode of CBS' CSI. The episode will revolve around a murder at a high school with McManus playing the high school best friend of the murder victim.

David Cassidy (Partridge Family) will guest on the February 27 episode of CSI. He will play Mr. Coe, a veteran poker player desperately trying to hold on to his fading youth and undergoes massive injections of Botox to try to pull one over on the pit boss.

Brenda Song (The Suite Life on Deck, Scandal) is the first actor to be cast on FOX's straight-to-series comedy Dads. She will play the assistant to the two leading characters who has an odd, entitled sensibility.