IN: Returning stars: Speaking of zombies! Hit TV veterans who have been off the air for awhile are once again circling back: David Schwimmer has ABC’s couple-comedy Irreversible, his first sitcom pilot since Friends. Happy Days’ Henry Winkler has a semi-autobiographical comedy at ABC. Will & Grace‘s Debra Messing plays a detective with devilish kids on NBC’s Mysteries of Laura. And ex-Grey’s Anatomy star Katherine Heigl plays a maverick CIA officer NBC’s pilot State of Affairs.
10 pilot season trends for fall
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- Jack Bruce, bassist for Cream, dies at 71
- Rainn Wilson's Vine series: Curtis Lepore out
- 'Constantine' off to modest start in ratings
- Ewan McGregor vs. 'Star Wars' faux fans
- 'Honey Boo Boo' canceled by TLC
- Billy Boyd song for next 'Hobbit' end-credits
- 'Thrones': 86,000 answer call for 600 extras
- 'Project Runway' winner: 'It's just sinking in'