‘Homeland’ 2×09 ‘Two Hats’ preview

11:00 am EDT, November 20, 2012

Brody meets Abu Nazir and escapes from Carrie’s grasp – where will this week see Nicholas Brody end up?

On the upcoming episode of Homeland, “Two Hats,” there’s a desperate attempt to find out where Brody has gone. After being tailed by Carrie, last week’s episode came to a climax with Brody switching cars and jumping into a helicopter, to meet television’s most wanted man, Abu Nazir. The CIA are assuming the worst case scenario; either Brody is dead or he’s alive and being reprogrammed by potentially, Abu Nazir.

Roya still remains a question, and will certainly be in the CIA’s crosshairs now. She’s been the character in between Brody, Nazir, and the CIA, but with the potential of going after Roya, will Brody’s life be at risk? Would Roya even slip the CIA a mistake? It’s got to be something completely concrete for the CIA from now on, as mistakes could cost them Brody. A short snippet can be seen here.

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Meanwhile on Homeland, Mike sees Jessica at her house and confesses to an impending threat as seen in one our previews down below. Mike was sent by the CIA to pick her and the kids up and take them to a safe house for a short while. Mike is none the wiser of what the threat is, and the danger level of it. Dana doesn’t care, as all she does is blame Brody for this. Mike, the comfort in Jessica’s life, is once again playing to his strengths, protecting the woman he loved whilst Brody was in Afghanistan. Will there be any room for romance between the pair in this week’s episode? We’ll have to see.

Check out this week’s trailer below along with two short scenes.

Check out the next instalment of Homeland on Sundays at 10 p.m. ET/PT only on Showtime.

Fox has moved the third and final Maze Runner movie to 2018.

The cast and crew were only a few days into filming The Death Cure in March when Dylan O’Brien suffered serious injuries on set, prompting the production to be put on a break so he could recover. When his recovery ended up taking longer than expected, the production was put on an indefinite hold.

Now, a plan to resume the shoot seems to be in place. Fox announced Friday The Death Cure will be hitting theaters January 12, 2018, which is nearly a year later than the original February 2017 date. The last Maze Runner movie, The Scorch Trials, opened last September.

Production on The Maze Runner: The Death Cure likely won’t resume until late this year or early next. Dylan O’Brien has already committed to another movie which is expected to shoot this summer.

Getting the rest of the cast and crew back together to shoot The Maze Runner finale may be a bit of a challenge since they may’ve committed to other projects that were supposed to be shooting after they finished The Maze Runner. However, the new Death Cure release date suggests Fox has found a time that’ll work for everyone.

Tom Cavanagh will return to The Flash in season 3 as a series regular, though which character he’ll be playing remains to be seen.

Cavanagh has had a unique acting challenge on The Flash, playing a different version of his character in each of the first two seasons — and now it looks like he’ll be doing it for a third season in a row, as EW confirms that he will be a series regular in season 3.

In season 1, Cavanagh played Eobard Thawne, aka the Reverse Flash, in Harrison Wells’ body. Thawne, after traveling back in time, killed the original Wells and took his form to expedite the development of the particle accelerator so he could return to his own time. Thawne was written out of existence in the season 1 finale, though, leaving fans curious about who Cavanagh would be playing in season 2.

This past season, Cavanagh played the Earth-2 version of Harrison Wells, nicknamed Harry, who was a significantly different character from the man we thought was Wells in season 1. However, in the season 2 finale, Harry and his daughter, Jesse, returned to Earth-2.

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So, who does that leave for Cavanagh to play in the third season?

My guess would be the Earth-1 version of Harrison Wells, who we only briefly met in a flashback in season 1. Why the original Wells? Because in the final moments of the season 2 finale, Barry traveled back in time and stopped Thawne from killing his mother. This means the timeline in which Thawne killed Wells and took his form no longer exists, so Earth-1 Wells would be the version left alive.

Assuming he does play the original version of the character, the one who was killed and had his identity stolen, it will be interesting to see Cavanagh inhabit yet another version of the character. While we already met Wells briefly in the flashback to his death, that was a small sample size. I look forward to seeing him differentiate another Wells from those he’s already played for entire seasons.

Are you excited to see more Tom Cavanagh on ‘The Flash’?

‘Glee’ alum Mark Salling indicted on child pornography charges

The actor is facing a lot of jail time.

4:55 pm EDT, May 27, 2016

Following an arrest in December, Glee star Mark Salling (who played Puck on the Fox series) is now facing child pornography charges.

A federal grand jury has charged the 33-year-old actor with two counts of child pornography after a search of his home turned up “thousands” of images and videos involving children, TMZ reports. He will be arraigned in early June.

Salling’s charges potentially come with big sentences: 5 to 20 years in prison for receiving child porn, and another 20 years for possessing it.

After Glee went off air last year, Salling has worked on only one project: The action movie Adi Shankar’s Gods and Secrets which is slated to hit theaters later this year.

The actor has been in trouble with the law before — he was sued for sexual battery in 2013.