Childrens Hospital Renewed for Season 4

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… Adult Swim is paging Childrens Hospital for a fourth season, and has filled out a blood-stained prescription for fourteen episodes. The comedy, a star-studded parody of medical dramas, is hilarious. Just so you know. Try to stay up late one Thursday and give it a whirl. [Deadline Hollywood]

Carlos Bernard (24) will play the new nemesis of Horatio Caine in the upcoming season of CSI: Miami. Bernard will play a wealthy father of a serial killer who pulls political strings to keep his murderous son out of the slammer. No word yet on who will play the nemesis of Horatio Caine's sunglasses. [TV Guide]

Dominic Chianese, best known as The Sopranos' "Junior" Soprano, is joining the cast of HBO's Boardwalk Empire next season. The 80-year-old actor will appear in six of the season's twelve episodes. [TV Guide]

… Comedy Central has announced its fall premiere dates. Tosh.0 returns September 20 at 10pm, followed by Workaholics at 10:30pm; South Park returns October 5 at 10pm, followed by Nick Swardson's Pretend Time at 10:30pm. And don't forget about the Charlie Sheen roast on September 19! [Deadline Hollywood]

… Contrary to prior reports, Snooki is not participating in Dancing With the Stars. [Snooki's Twitter feed]

Bill Paxton is joining History's miniseries The Hatfields and McCoys opposite Kevin Costner. Paxton will play Randall McCoy and Costner will mumble through the lines of Anse Hatfield. [Deadline Hollywood]

Taylor Momsen (Gossip Girl) claims she has retired from acting to concentrate on her band, The Pretty Reckless. Wait, when did Momsen start acting? Zing! Pow! Burned you, TayMo! [NY Daily News]

… Jim Belushi might be returning to television. Noooooooooooooooooooo! [Deadline Hollywood]

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