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Max Greenfield Is Glad Fox Forced Him to Use Twitter

Specs Who Max Greenfield Age 33 Accomplishments Stars as Schmidt in Fox’s New Girl; appears in They Came Together, in theaters and on-demand now

FX Shuffles Deck as It Prepares Spinoff Launch

As FX Networks prepares to launch a new standalone comedy channel, CEO John Landgraf has elevated three of his lieutenants to the rank of president.

Sleeper Agent

Craft services appears to have closed for business, but Keri Russell would very much like something to nibble on if it wouldn’t be an imposition on the people packing away the last of the chips, cookies and crackers.

Louis C.K. Puts FX Show on Hiatus

After writing/producing/editing/scoring and starring in three seasons and 39 episodes of his Emmy-winning FX series, Louis C.K. is taking an extended hiatus from the show.

FX Lands Warner’s ‘Mike & Molly’

In what can be characterized as one hell of a bargain, FX has landed the off-network rights to the Warner Bros. Domestic Television comedy Mike & Molly for about half the market rate.

TNT Orders a Second Helping of ‘Dallas’; Sheen Scores for FX

Just three episodes into its premiere run, TNT’s Dallas reboot has earned a second season order. The Turner network has ordered 15 episodes from Warner Horizon Television, with plans to bow them sometime in 2013.

Earnings: News Corp. Beats the Street in Q2

Trouble at its U.K. print division may have made a rocky 2011 for News Corp, but the media conglomerate defied expectations by pulling out of its three-straight-quarter streak of year-on-year profit declines. Revenue at the company was up 2 percent over last year in the second quarter of fiscal year 2012, coming to a solid $8.98 billion vs.

Information Diet: David Wain

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Summer Thursdays Get Steamy on Cable

Cable programs were the big success stories in the ratings reports from the end of last week, as a host of series premieres and returning shows on Thursday night had viewers pouring in by the millions.