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Philadelphia police have arrested a French national after he allegedly posed as an airline pilot and gained access to the cockpit on a US Airways flight Wednesday.

MyFoxPhilly.com reports that 61-year-old Philippe Jernnard is accused of impersonating a pilot while boarding the Florida-bound flight at Philadelphia International Airport.

After being a denied a seat in business class Jernnard allegedly boarded the plane and told the flight crew he was a… Continue reading Catch Him If You Can! Man Impersonates Pilot

kelly-preston-2013-gi.jpgKelly Preston is returning to the world of series TV with the lead role in ABC’s comedy pilot “Keep Calm and Karey On.”

Preston will star as Karey, the straight arrow in a family of petty thieves, drug addicts and narcissists. When her brother is sent to prison, she adopts his two children in an attempt to give them a better life.

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Dennis Haysbert

Time to revive those old “come home to CBS” promos. Hours after snagging Marg Helgenberger for a fall pilot, CBS just lured The Unit star Dennis Haysbert back to play a detective in the drama Backstrom.

From Hart Hanson (Bones), Backstrom is based on the Swedish book series about an overweight, offensive, and irascible detective who tries to change his self-destructive… Continue reading Dennis Haysbert returns to CBS for fall drama pilot

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Lifetime landed a casting coup by nabbing Alicia Silverstone for its drama pilot about a human resources executive who has an epiphany and changes her outlook.

Dubbed HR, Silverstone will play the director of HR for a big company who suffers a head injury — and decides on a new way to do business… Continue reading Alicia Silverstone to star in Lifetime pilot

Sarah Michelle Gellar and Robin Williams. On TV. Together.

This is now a possibility.

Gellar is set to co-star in the CBS pilot Crazy Ones, a single-cam comedy about a father (Williams) and daughter who run an advertising agency together. The former Buffy the Vampire Slayer star will play Sydney Roberts, the intense and driven daughter of Williams’s Simon Roberts.

Gellar last headlined CW’s one-season drama Ringer, a role that was… Continue reading Sarah Michelle Gellar to co-star with Robin Williams in CBS pilot