TV News — Saturday, 2nd July, 2011

  • Blaine AndersonBig shake-ups over at Glee.  As was already reported previously, Harry Shum Jr. (Mike Chang) will become a series regular in series 3, but the big news is that Darren Criss (Blaine Anderson) will also be promoted to a regular spot, and Chord Overstreet’s option has not been picked up.  Overstreet might still make guest star appearances on the show, but a tweet from the actor about how “it’s been a fun year, too bad it’s over” seems to imply he’s not really expecting it.  From TVLine.
  • Stephen Fry has been cast as “God” in a BBC Four film about the controversy surrounding the release of Monty Python’s A Life of Brian.  From Digital Spy.
  • Digital Spy also have a new UK trailer for Torchwood: Miracle Day.
  • SFX speak to the producers of The Walking Dead about season 2.