Oscar winning actress Jennifer Hudson is to join the cast of NBC’s musical drama Smash for a multi-episode stint in its second series. Hudson will join the cast which includes Debra Messing, Jack Davenport and Anjelica Huston.
ATV Today runs down which NBC shows were renewed, which were cancelled and which pilots the broadcaster picked up for the new season.
The season premier of America’s Got Talent on NBC, with new judge Howard Stern debuting, saw ratings drop on last year’s figures.
CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls and NBC‘s The Voice dropped to new ratings lows on Monday evening.
Joe Biden, Vice President of the United States of America, has endorsed gay marriage during an appearance on NBC series Meet the Press.
CBS comedies How I Met Your Mother, 2 Broke Girls and Mike & Molly all saw their ratings rise on Monday evening though Two and a Half Men saw a drop on its last original episode to air.
The CW’s teen-drama Gossip Girl dropped to a new season low on Monday evening as the fifth season continues to struggle for ratings.