A&E Pulls 8 Minutes After Sex Workers Accuse the Show of Lying to Them

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A&E pulls 8 Minutes after sex workers accuse the show of lying to them
The reality show’s final three episodes won’t air after prostitutes alleged that the entire premise of the show — in which cop-turned-pastor Kevin Brown was to provide them “resources” to get out of “the life” — was a sham.

Reese Witherspoon and Aidy Bryant ditch their SNL promos
Watch them get replaced by brooms.

Mindy Kaling reveals her 2nd book cover
Why Not Me? hits shelves on Sept. 29.

Mean Girl‘s Jonathan Bennett is coming to Awkward
He’ll work with Jenna at her summer job.

Syfy teams with Steven Spielberg to adapt Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World
Huxley’s iconic 1932 novel about an idealistic world is being made into a TV series from Spielberg’s Amblin Television.

How New Girl can save itself in Season 5
The Fox comedy should take inspiration from It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. And don’t replace Coach. PLUS: If Schmidt and Cece get together, “they’re getting together forever.”

Tom Brokaw’s cancer battle will become a Dateline special
The former NBC News anchor will open up about his treatment on Thursday’s Dateline.

Classic video game Myst to become a Hulu drama series
The biggest PC game seller of the ’90s is getting a TV adaptation.

Chiller remaking 1985 space vampire film Lifeforce, orders a Slasher series
The horror cable network also announced horror film Siren, about a bachelor party that turns into a fight for survival.

Chris Soules denies Bachelor split, explains why fiancee Whitney Bischoff wasn’t at Dancing with the Stars
Her absence fueled rumors of a breakup, but Soules says it was the anniversary of her mom’s death.

Ed Sheeran will be part of Undateable‘s live episode
He’s doing it “for my dude,” producer Bill Lawrence. PLUS: The idea to do a live episode came from NBC.

A Planet Sport documentary series is in the works
Planet Sport will be like BBC’s Planet Earth in examining how sports “shape and reflect cultures, societies, identities and communities throughout the world.” Each episode will focus on a theme like glory, fear, rivalry and endurance.