Gellar returning to TV
Former Buffy actress Sarah Michelle Gellar will return to TV this year thanks to her new pilot Ringer being picked up by the CW in the US, the same network that produces Gossip Girl. The series focuses on a woman who impersonates her twin sister because she’s on the run from the law.
Beyonce guest mentors on Idol
Beyonce will serve as a guest mentor on this week’s performance episode of American idol. The singer will also debut her new music video during the show.
Wild At Heart renewed
UK series Wild At Heart has been renewed for a seventh season by ITV. The series, which centre son a group of people living on a game reserve in South Africa, will return with ten more episodes.
Actress sues Law & Order: SVU
Actress Rosie Perez has filed a lawsuit against the producers of Law & Order: SVU over an injury she sustained while filming a guest appearance on the show in 2009. Perez is claiming producers allowed an untrained extra to forcibly shake her as part of a scene causing her to suffer herniated discs in her neck.