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Development Update: Monday, June 1 By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- The latest development news, culled from recent wire reports:
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Click here to visit our signature "Devwatch" section. There visitors can view our listings by network, genre, studio and even development stage (ordered to pilot, cast-contingent, script, etc.). It's updated every day! ONE TREE HILL (The CW) - "Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles" alum Brian Austin Green is in talks to join the cast of the veteran drama. He'd play Clayton, "a brash sports agent who represents Nathan Scott's (James Lafferty) basketball interests and has become a close friend, ally, business partner and advisor to him while also enjoying the spoils that come from being a wealthy, handsome single guy." Said addition is one of several planned to help fill the void left by the departure of co-stars Chad Michael Murray and Hilarie Burton.
Sources: Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Reuters
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