Gary Busey, on a Horse, Announces He’s Joining ‘Dancing with the Stars’

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Gary Busey, on a horse, announces he’s joining Dancing with the Stars

“I didn’t have anything else to do,” Busey said in making his announcement on Jimmy Kimmel Live. UPDATE: French train hero Alek Skarlatos is joining Season 21, as Dancing has announced its full cast and dance partners.

Watch Scream’s tribute to Wes Craven

The brief tribute ran before the Season 1 finale. PLUS: PLUS: Scream killer speaks, and how the season finale came together.

Before The Late Show was available, Stephen Colbert discussed his post-Colbert Report future with Jon Stewart

Colbert tells the NY Times he was definitely leaving The Colbert Report in 2014 and that he had “three good ideas” — which he wouldn’t reveal — on what he would do next. Stewart said he encouraged Colbert to think about succeeding Letterman as a plausible next step in his career. PLUS: NY Times offers some behind-the-scenes pics of Colbert at work, and former Strangers with Candy co-star Amy Sedaris said she always recognized “the bully-bull-bull, the Taurus in him.”

SVU’s Olivia Benson is TV’s most popular female character, survey finds

Empire’s Cookie Lyon came in at a distant second, followed by Daenerys Targaryen from Game of Thrones.

Rami Malek tells Jimmy Kimmel how he got Mr. Robot thanks to Emmy Rossum

Making his first talk show appearance, Malek recalls how Rossum, who just engaged to Mr. Robot creator Sam Esmail, recommended him to her then-boyfriend after seeing him on HBO’s World War II miniseries The Pacific.

Doctor Who brings back Alex Kingston

She’ll reprise her role as Professor River Song for this year’s Christmas special.

Check out The Mindy Project’s Season 4 photos

Here’s the first look at Joseph Gordon-Levitt in bed with Mindy, plus her parents.