TV News: Doctor Who, Casting, True Blood

Doctor Who
The first official photos have been released by The BBC of Matt Smith’s The Doctor and his new companion played by Jenna-Louise Coleman. The shots were taken on location in Margam Country Park in South Wales where the seventh season is being partly filmed. [Source: TV Fanatic]

Casting News
Joseph Fiennes is in talks to appear as a regular on the second season of FX’s thriller “American Horror Story”. Fiennes would play the head of the mental asylum where much of the action of this season will take place, and will engage in a romance with Jessica Lange’s character.

Meanwhile “High School Musical” star Ashley Tisdale has joined the cast of the fifth season of “Sons of Anarchy”. Tisdale plays Emma Jean, a high-priced and desirable escort who complicates the club’s dynamics in a multi-episode arc. [Source: TV Guide]

True Blood
The fifth season premiere of “True Blood” on Sunday night was followed by a trailer for the rest of the upcoming season. Check out what to expect in the next few episodes below. The premiere itself drew 6.3 million viewer across two airings, down 3% from last year but on par with previous season openers.