In a conference call with journalists recently, NBC executives attributed the renewal of Chuck to the efforts of its fans both within and without the media, and the intelligent way in which they campaigned for it to come back.
Chuck has been given a new lease of life by NBC today, albeit an abridged one at a reduced budget, thanks to a deal brokered with Warner Brothers Television.
Episode 11: Chuck Vs The Crown Vic
US Air Date: 03/12/07
Writer: Zev Borow
Director: Chris Fisher
Tricia Helfer will guest star in an upcoming episode of Chuck, according to Michael Ausiello and TV Guide. The Battlestar Galactica actress will be taking on the role of a CIA agent assigned as Chuck’s new handler, after General Beckman decides that Sarah is unsuitable for the role due to her personal feelings for the … Continued
NBC have, in an unusual display of confidence picked up the back nine on Josh Schwartz’s spy-fi show Chuck, giving the show a full season order before the first episode of the forthcoming second season has even premiered. ‘It’s an incredible show of faith by NBC, and so amazingly nice to get based on the … Continued
Nicole Richie will appear in the upcoming second season of NBC’s Chuck, according to Zap2It. The 26 year-old actor will play a high school associate of Sarah (Yvonne Strahovski), who relentlessly pursued a campaign of bullying against her. Sarah bumps into her once more when she’s forced to attend her ten-year reunion, with Chuck (Zachary … Continued
Tony Hale will be joining the cast of Chuck for its second year, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The trade paper has stated that Hale will be playing the role of Emmett, a new assistant manager at the Buy More store where the titular protagonist of the series works. Emmett is apparently an efficiency expert … Continued
Two of the major US television networks have released their draft renewal lists ahead of the official announcement in May, and it isn’t looking superb for genre programming with only a couple of shows definitely returning. Chuck and Heroes will be cracking open the champagne as they are definitely listed as returning, however the mood … Continued