Fred Savage Returning to TV, as Rob Lowe’s Brother

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Fred Savage is returning to TV, as Rob Lowe’s brother
The Wonder Years alum is joining Lowe on Fox’s comedy pilot The Grinder, playing the younger and overshadowed brother of Lowe’s character, a lawyer known as “The Grinder.”

Heather Graham joins Fox’s Studio City
She’ll play Eric McCormack’s 3rd wife in the dramedy about a dad who’s a drug dealer to the stars.

China is getting its own SNL
Consultants from NBC’s Saturday Night Live next year will help launch Saturday Night Live China, like they did in 2011 for Saturday Night Live Korea. It’s not clear, though, if SNL China will be allowed to air political sketches given the country’s censorship restrictions.

FXX renews Man Seeking Woman
Jay Baruchel’s comedy will return for a 2nd 10-episode season in 2016.

E! admits responsibility for naked man climbing out of Buckingham Palace viral stunt, to promote The Royals
The E! viral video stunt generated British tabloid coverage. Turns out it was all a lie to promote a fictional TMZ-like blog covering The Royals.

FEMA under fire for tweeting a House of Cards spoiler
The Federal Emergency Management Agency posted a tweet of a graphic with the words, “Hey, Frank Underwood: We’re not on board with claiming your own emergencies.”

Carrie Underwood becomes a mom
The former Idol winner welcomed Isaiah Michael Fisher on Friday.