ABC’s The Runner is looking for both “runners” and “agents.”

ABC’s The Runner is looking for both “runners” and “agents.”
Casting has begun for ABC’s The Runner, which debuts Jan. 7, 2002. The show is looking for both “runners” and “agents,” and that casting info seems to reveal that there will be more than one runner being hunted by people who are cast as agents–not by the general public, as was previously discussed. Applicants must be over 21, and you can only apply to be a runner or an agent, not both.

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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