TV News: Seed, Open, Covert

The CW has picked up the Canadian sperm donor sitcom “Seed”.

The network will screen the first season either as a midseason replacement, or as a summer addition to its schedule. [Source: THR]

Michelle Monaghan (“Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, “Eagle Eye”) will play the central female character Grace, a successful and recently engaged gynecologist, in Ryan Murphy’s new HBO drama pilot “Open”.

The series is described as a modern, provocative exploration of human sexuality and relationships. [Source: Deadline]

Covert Affairs
Former “CSI: Miami” star Jonathan Togo has joined the cast of the fourth season of the spy drama on USA.

Togo will play Nelson Smith, an associate of Henry Wilcox (Gregory Itzin). CIA operative Annie Walker (Piper Perabo) will attempt to turn the family man into an asset. [Source: The Live Feed]