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It’s your TGIF TV Snacks and we’ve got news of your favorite TV stars all in one place. Plus a new shrink comes to “Private Practice,” and “Real World” gets nostalgic.
DirecTV’s “Celebrity Beach Bowl V” is attracting an impressive list of stars for its flag football game. “Glee” stars Matthew Morrison and Chord Overstreet, “True Blood’s” Joe Manganiello, “Weeds” Hunter Parrish, “Twilight’s” Kellan Lutz, among others – it’s kind of major. The game starts live Saturday, Feb. 5 at 3:30 p.m. ET on DirecTV’s 101 Network. [DirecTV]
A new shrink on “Private Practice”? We guess they’ve outgrown Violet (Amy Brenneman) and Sheldon (Brian Benben) or [Spoiler Alert] one of them is the patient in need. “Dr. Who’s” Alex Kingston has signed on for a multiple-episode arc to help someone though “a personal ordeal.” [TVLine]
There’s a new IPad ap that allows “Grey’s Anatomy” viewers to interact with the show as its airing and check into different locations in the hospital, chat on Twitter and Facebook, as well as see bonus videos. [Forbes]

Did you have fond memories of the last time MTV’s “The Real World” took residence in Sin City? Well, put that shot glass down. For its 25th anniversary, the series is going back to Las Vegas. [People]
If you missed one of our fave new shows in the midseason, Showtime is doing a marathon of “Shameless'” first four episodes. The marathon kicks off Saturday, Feb. 5 at 5 p.m. ET [Showtime]

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