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TNT cancels Jason Lee’s “Memphis Beat”

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: Just weeks after Jason Lee’s role opposite Maya Rudolph in the parenthood comedy “Up All Night” was confirmed, so also is confirmed the cancellation of his TNT series, “Memphis Beat.” The former “My Name is Earl” star played alongside Alfre Woodward as a music-loving detective who[...]

Jason Lee to join “Up All Night” cast

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: “My Name is Earl” alumnus and “Memphis Beat” actor Jason Lee will play opposite Maya Rudolph on NBC’s brand new prime time comedy, “Up All Night.” Rudolph’s character Ava is a principal member of the cast, the high-maintenance boss to Christina Applegate’s harried new[...]

Jaime Pressly arrested in Santa Monica for suspicion of DUI

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jaime Pressly was arrested late Wednesday night in Los Angeles after police pulled her over. The actress was driving through Santa Monica when police say she committed a traffic violation. Following a field sobriety test, Pressly was arrested and booked on the suspicion of DUI, according to TMZ. Best[...]

‘Memphis Beat’ continues marching on for a second season

HollywoodNews.com: TNT is ordering a second helping of its hit series “Memphis Beat,” starring Jason Lee (“My Name Is Earl”) and Alfre Woodard (“Three Rivers”). TNT has ordered 10 episodes for the second season of the series, which also stars DJ Qualls (“Hustle & Flow”). The show is[...]

Cloris Leachman on playing Maw Maw in ‘Raising Hope’

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Eight-time Emmy winner Cloris Leachman says she wasn’t looking to return to the TV series scene when Fox’s “Raising Hope” came her way. “I had nothing to do with it. It’s all his doing,” she says, referring to show creator Greg[...]

Jason Lee corrects misconceptions about ‘Memphis Beat’

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Jason Lee would like to correct misconceptions about his June 22-debuting TNT “Memphis Beat” series – which a number of critics have already referred to as the best of this summer’s crop of new TV offerings. First, “People started talking about this show as[...]