rizzoli and isles witness Rizzoli & Isles gets a winter premiere date; Lindsey Vonn opens up in interviewTNT has booked winter return dates for its drama series “Rizzoli & Isles” and “Perception.”

Both shows will return on Tuesday, Feb. 25, with “R&I” debuting at 9 p.m. ET and “Perception” following at 10. The two are continuing seasons begun in the summer — the fourth for “Rizzoli & Isles” and the second for “Perception.”

More TV news and notes:

– Olympic ski champion Lindsey Vonn will be the subject of a half-hour special at 7 p.m. ET Friday (Nov. 15) on Universal Sports. “Lindsey Vonn: The Return” features an in-depth interview with her about her comeback from a horrific crash at last season’s world championships and her attempt to defend her Olympic title in 2014.

“Person of Interest” has tapped Camryn Manheim (“The Practice”) and Saul Rubinek (“Warehouse 13”) for guest roles later this season. They’ll recur as a married couple whose lives are endangered, while at the same time dealing with the husband’s deteriorating mental state. [TVLine]

– The premiere of “Killing Kennedy” was Nat Geo’s most-watched program ever — barely. The movie’s debut Sunday drew 3.354 million people, just beating the 3.351 million who watched “Killing Lincoln” in February.

– Comedy Central has canceled “The Jeselnik Offensive” after two seasons. Host Anthony Jeselnik announced the cancellation during a set at the New York Comedy Festival over the weekend.

Abby Elliott and Dan Fogler have joined the cast of TBS’ Conan O’Brien-produced pilot “Living the Dream,” about a group of friends who hope to revitalize their hometown by re-opening a dormant brewery. Elliott will play a friend and possible love interest of the main character, while Fogler is set to play another member of the group. [TVLine]

– HBO is developing “Mr. Director,” a “Curb Your Enthusiasm”-esque comedy project focusing on director and producer Salim Akil (“The Game,” “Jumping the Broom”). Akil will write and direct the pilot and also play a version of himself. [Deadline]

Posted by:Rick Porter