urx unit loader Nicholas Brendon gets 'Private Practice,' 'Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution' renewed
nicholas brendon getty 320 Nicholas Brendon gets 'Private Practice,' 'Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution' renewedYour afternoon serving of TV snacks includes news on a “Buffy” alum. Delicious!

“Private Practice” creator Shonda Rhimes isn’t usually one for spoilers, but she’s outed the show’s latest guest star herself: Nicholas Brendon — Xander from “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” — is currently filming a guest spot. [@shondarhimes]

On the heels of its Emmy win for outstanding reality series, “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution” has been given a second season on ABC. Oliver will tackle the eating habits of Los Angeles in Season 2. [ABC]

More guest star news: “The Big Bang Theory” executive producer Bill Prady tweets that “Star Trek” icon George Takei will guest on an October episode. Can’t wait to see how Sheldon reacts. [@billprady]

The final two episodes of “Better Off Ted” probably won’t ever run on-air in this country, but you can now see them online. Netflix and iTunes have both episodes available, and one of the two is at Amazon’s on-demand service. [HitFix]

Robert Halderman, the ex-CBS News producer convicted of trying to blackmail David Letterman, is out of jail. Halderman served four months of a six-month sentence and was given time off for good behavior. [AP via KTLA]

It looks like Bravo’s “Work of Art” will be back for a second season. The cable channel is currently seeking contestants for Season 2. [Bravo]

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