This just in: Jenny McCarthy will join The View as a co-host when the show returns for its 17th season on ABC Sept. 9.
The View will soon be getting a cast facelift: Controversial conservative Elisabeth Hasselbeck is ending her 10 year run on the daytime program after accepting a gig with Fox News. Hasselbeck will chime in on Hot Topics for the final time on Wednesday, making her the third co-host scheduled to depart the longrunning ABC gabfest.
Meredith Vieira is heading back to daytime: NBC Universal announced Tuesday that the former Viewster — who left her post as co-host of The Today Show in 2011 — will be launching her own nationally syndicated talk show for the network. Meredith’s chatfest is expected to debut in the fall of 2014.
Showtime has confirmed that the upcoming eighth season of its serial killer-themed series Dexter will be the show’s last. “When it debuted in 2006, Dexter redefined the genre, by taking the anti-hero to new heights and pushing the boundaries of the television landscape. Dexter paved the way for the next generation of award-winning hit Showtime…