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'Parks and Recreation' finale: Amy Poehler & Co. give two minutes of teases -- VIDEO

Tonight on Parks and Recreation, a concert will be staged, a decision will be made, and a First Lady will be portrayed (by herself). The season 6 finale, titled “Moving Up” (NBC, 8 p.m. ET), is a double-sized episode that doesn’t skimp on guest stars or plot twists. “It was like being at Lollapalooza… for nerds,” Adam Scott tells EW. Raves Chris Pratt: “They were able to write an episode that leaves us in a place that is going to be really, really insane to pick up from… and fun… Totally different. And new and exciting.”

Click on the video below to watch the Parks cast offer up their best finale teases — some of them cryptic and perhaps, a few of them not entirely factual. READ FULL STORY

'Orange Is the New Black': Uzo Aduba talks the invention of Crazy Eyes and what's to come in season 2

Netflix’s prison dramedy Orange Is the New Black has no shortage of breakout characters — but first among fans’ runaway favorites is Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren, a budding poet and wannabe prison wife to Orange protagonist Piper (Taylor Schilling).

Crazy Eyes’ popularity is thanks largely to the actress portraying her: Uzo Aduba, a theater veteran making her major series debut with Orange. Ever since viewers first connected with her character, Aduba has been on the ride of her life handling the attention — and the constant questions fans ask about what’s coming next.

As part of this week’s OITNB cover story, EW sat down with Aduba on the show’s Queens, NY set to discuss everything coming up in season two (due on Netflix on June 6) for Crazy Eyes. Including, yes, her literally crazy eyes.

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: How did you find Suzanne last season? What went into figuring out this character?
Well, the hair…I actually auditioned with my hair in the knots. Jenji liked it and wanted to keep it. But as far as Suzanne, I felt like in the writing, she just felt so real to me. The first script that I read where I was introduced to her, there was a liner note — Mark O’Meara wrote this episode and he had this stage direction that said something to the effect of “she has the feel of a child except children aren’t scary.” And I remember thinking in my mind, I got this very, very clear and painted idea who that was. This sort of infantilized woman with a sledgehammer. But out of that sentence, what I latched onto was the innocence that children possess. READ FULL STORY

'Agents of SHIELD': Newest art teases Deathlok return as Skye and Ward take center stage -- EXCLUSIVE

To say that this week’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. left our team in disarray would be an understatement. May has abandoned ship, literally, apparently on a mission to seek out Cobie Smulders’ Maria Hill (with a little help from her mom). Coulson, Trip, Fitz and Simmons have returned from a mission to find their plane gone. And Skye and Ward are currently on a mission of their own, one that involves Ward’s determination to crack that hard drive once and for all.

As we speed towards the last hours of the season, it’s no secret that things are going to get even more intense. The April 29 episode “Nothing Personal” includes not only Hill’s return, but also the return of Mike Peterson’s Deathlok (J. August Richards). Aside from being significant in Skye and Ward’s journey, the Marvel villain will play a major role throughout the end of the season.


'Arrow': What you didn't know about [spoiler]'s death

Even after the Arrow writers made the tough choice to [Spoiler Alert times a billion] kill off Queen family matriarch Moira Queen (Susanna Thompson) in the episode that aired Wednesday night, there was still one more detail to hash out: How would Slade Wilson end Mama Queen’s life?

They knew the scenario — Slade (Manu Bennett) was going to eerily re-stage the tragic death of his beloved Shadow and, in a full circle moment, force Oliver (Stephen Amell) to pick his mother or his sister. (Ultimately, Moira would take that decision out of her son’s hands.) But the actual act of killing came down to one question: sword or a gun? And that decision came with more discussion than you might imagine. READ FULL STORY

Netflix adds Spanish-language soccer comedy to list of original programming

Netflix is adding a Spanish-language soccer comedy to its growing list of original series, making it clear that the company is eyeing the Hispanic market as it continues to grow. READ FULL STORY

'Orange Is the New Black': Pablo Schreiber on how Pornstache evolves in season 2 -- if at all

Pornstache and his eponymous facial hair will be back to terrorize the women of Litchfield once again, and Pablo Schreiber honestly sounds somewhat conflicted about returning to Orange Is the New Black. Read on for candid thoughts on his co-stars and playing memorable bad guys on both OITNB and Law & Order: SVU. READ FULL STORY

'Survivor: Cagayan': Jeff Probst on keeping sneaky moves secret

Each week, host Jeff Probst will answer a few questions about the latest episode of ‘Survivor: Cagayan.’ READ FULL STORY

'Arrow' post mortem: Boss opens up about the shocking [spoiler]!

WARNING: This post contains major Arrow spoilers.

Shocked? Stunned? Heartbroken? Join the club.

The 20th episode of Arrow‘s second season dealt a huge personal blow to the hooded hero — one that’s going to affect him and those around him forever. I guess what we’re saying is… READ FULL STORY

'Dating Naked' gets summer premiere date on VH1

VH1 is shedding its clothes this summer. The cable music network will premiere its new reality series Dating Naked, where a man and a woman date two different naked suitors on a remote exotic location, July 17 at 9 p.m. ET.

According to the network description: “The series will play with the idea of what it really means to be naked in the search for love. There’s no clothing, no jewelry, no phones and no conventions of society. Just you.”

Joining Dating Naked on Thursday nights this summer is previously announced series #CandidlyNicole, based on Nicole Richie’s AOL online series of the same name, at 10 p.m. ET, and LeAnn & Eddie, following controversial married celebs LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian, at 10:30 p.m ET.

The full summer lineup is below: READ FULL STORY

'How I Met Your Mother' spin-off casts Meg Ryan

The mother has a voice: Meg Ryan has been cast as the narrator for CBS’ How I Met Your Mother spin-off.

The actress has landed the unseen vocal role in the How I Met Your Dad pilot, which is considered an obvious front-runner for a series order for CBS’ schedule next season. She’ll supply the voice of “future Sally” (played during the series in flashback by Greta Gerwig), the same way Bob Saget supplied the voice for future Ted in HIMYM. Like Saget, her character will never be seen.

Ryan is one of the original modern-day rom-com movie stars, having launched her carrier in 1989 with the hit When Harry Met Sally. She’s since appeared in Sleepless in Seattle, In the Cut, and had a recurring role on Showtime’s Web Therapy. How I Met Your Dad is her first major prime-time TV series regular role. CBS and studio 20th Century Fox TV had no comment.

'Best Week Ever' canceled by VH1 (again)

It must be said: This is the worst week ever for Best Week Ever.

VH1 has once again axed the long-running pop-culture round-up program, where comedian skewered the week’s pop-culture highs and lows. The cable network put out this statement:

Best Week Ever was a pioneer in pop culture commentary on television when it launched in 2004, delivering its signature blend of comedy and tongue-in-cheek opinions on the most entertaining news and pop culture stories of the previous seven days. The series also served as a national launching pad for many talented creatives and comedians. We thank them, and the viewers who tuned in each week.”

The series ran on VH1 from 2004 to 2009, then was canceled. It was revived last year, so this marks the show’s second demise.

Jennifer Garner-produced mystery dramedy in development at Bravo

Bravo is continuing its push into scripted programming, announcing Wednesday it is in development on All the Pretty Faces, from executive producer Jennifer Garner’s Vandalia Films in association with Warner Horizon Television.

The mystery dramedy series, written and executive produced by J. Mills Goodloe, is set in the beach town of Half Moon Bay, Calif., and focuses on two immortal families in a decades-long feud who come together after one of them dies to search for the secret to their eternal life. READ FULL STORY

Rob Lowe to narrate Nat Geo miniseries 'The '90s: The Last Great Decade?'

National Geographic Channel is keeping Rob Lowe in the fold, enlisting their Killing Kennedy star to narrate the network’s new miniseries The ’90s: The Last Great Decade? The three-night event will dissect the decade’s highs and lows in politics, pop culture, and innovation.

Lowe starred as John F. Kennedy last fall in Nat Geo’s film about the president’s assassination, which became the network’s most-watched program. Earlier in 2013, he narrated The ’80s: The Decade That Made Us for NGC.

“No one has really examined the ’90s like this before, and I think viewers will be fascinated by the dramatic changes we’ve seen in even the small amount of time that’s passed since Y2K,” Lowe said in a press release for the series. READ FULL STORY

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