*ABC will see an “L Word” reunion on its new Romeo & Juliet-esque drama pilot “Venice.” The Showtime series’ star Jennifer Beals has signed on for a lead, while creator/executive producer Ilene Chaiken has come on board as executive producer/showrunner, according to Deadline. “Venice” is a soap about the haves and the have-nots of California’s [...]
*People.com is reporting that Jennifer Beals has turned down an invitation to join the next season of “Dancing With the Stars.” The actress, currently starring in the critically-acclaimed Fox drama “The Chicago Code,” says she will not be following in the footsteps of recent winner Jennifer Grey, stating, “I am not a dancer. They asked [...]
*Rose Rollins, last seen on Showtime’s “The L Word,” will appear in NBC’s upcoming action-procedural “Chase.” Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, the project is described by the network as “a fast-paced drama that drops viewers smack into the middle of a game of cat-and-mouse as a team of U.S. marshals hunts down America’s most dangerous fugitives.” [...]
*Actress Rose Rollins has been cast in NBC’s Jerry Bruckheimer-produced drama pilot “Chase,” according to the Hollywood Reporter. The WBTV-produced project centers on a high-priority fugitive-apprehension team in South Texas. Rollins, best known for her role on Showtime’s “The L Word,” will play the group’s weapons/tactical specialist.