American Idol alum Michael Johns has died at the age of 35. The Australian-born rock ‘n’ soul singer, who appeared on the Fox reality series in 2008, passed away Friday, reportedly due to a blood clot in his ankle.
The singer’s family released this statement: “Our family is devastated by the passing of our beloved Michael, a wonderful husband, son, brother, uncle, and friend. We appreciate the outpouring of love… Continue reading ‘American Idol’ alum Michael Johns dead at age 35
Grey’s Anatomy doc Kevin McKidd is checking in to Franklin & Bash — and he’s bringing his real-life Scottish accent with him!
EW has learned exclusively that McKidd, best known for playing Dr. Owen Hunt on ABC’s veteran medical drama, has been tapped for a guest spot as a man named Albert Daugherty, who is also the Duke of Weddington. Per the storyline, the testy landowner — who is described… Continue reading ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ doc Kevin McKidd, ‘Office’ alum set for ‘Franklin & Bash’ guest spots — EXCLUSIVE
Dracula is coming to The Originals…sorta.
EW has learned exclusively that CW’s forthcoming Vampire Diaries spin-off, The Originals, has cast Supernatural alum Todd Stashwick, who fans of that show will recall played a Dracula-impersonating shapeshifter during season 4′s “Monster Movie.” The actor is set to recur in the role of Father Kieran starting in episode 4 of the show’s freshman season, which kicks off Oct 3.
“Kieran is a tortured Priest… Continue reading ‘Supernatural’ alum to recur on ‘The Originals’ — EXCLUSIVE
Fans of CBS’ resurrected cop show Unforgettable, which returns tonight at 9 p.m. ET for a second season, will notice a few changes: Det. Carrie Wells (Poppy Montgomery), her perfect memory, and her ex-boyfriend/current partner Al Burns (Nip/Tuck‘s Dylan Walsh) are being poached by the Major Crimes Section of the NYPD. (Acerbic medical examiner Joanne Webster, played by Jane Curtin, also makes the move, at Carrie’s insistence.) Their new… Continue reading ‘Walking Dead’ alum Dallas Roberts talks new ‘Unforgettable’ role (and his hilarious ‘Law & Order’ guest history)