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Dr. Greene Returning to Your TV Screen!

Yep. Anthony Edwards will be returning to ER (what has he been up to lately?) But don't get too excited; it's merely in flashback form. If you didn't recall, Edwards' character, Dr. Mark Greene, passed away from a brain tumor in 2002. The episode will air during November sweeps. Source: E!Online

Angela Bassett Scrubs in As ER's New Boss

Angela Bassett shatters the quaint quietude of a San Fernando Valley bistro with a triumphant laugh. She's just been asked to describe her new role as Dr. Catherine Banfield on the 15th and final .. For more Angela Bassett, click here . For more on ER, click here .

ER Casting: Courtney B. Vance

Courtney B. Vance, probably best known for his work on Law & Order: Criminal Intent , has signed on for a multi-episode arc on the upcoming season of ER . He'll be playing husband to Angela Bassett, newly minted ER regular and real-life spouse to Vance. Guess the on-screen chemistry should be fiery... This is the first time that the two have worked together. Source: TV Guide

ER Scoop: Dr. Barnett is Returning, Legs and All

I've fallen behind on ER these past few seasons. Apparently, in my absence, Shane West's "Dr. Barnett" not only departed the program, but did so sans legs (which he lost in a car accident). Well mark your calendars, because Dr. Barnett is heading back to the ER on October 30th, with some brand spanking new prosthetic legs (which are apparently so awesome that things will appear that he was never in an accident at all...convenient). West is also on board for at least one additional episode this season. Source: EW

ER Adds Shiri Appleby, Julian Morris, Emily Rose and Victor Rasuk To The Cast

In a House like move ER has added 4 new cast members for next season. Meet The New ER Docs Image courtesy of askmen.com

SPOILER ALERT!!!!! Episode details for s15ep1-3

script rundown for episodes 1-3 of season 15

ER: Someone is Leaving...

...and it won't be a very happy departure.. Spoiler Alert ER insiders have reported to E!Online that one of the show's current regulars will be departing at the end of this season...dead. The story line will began during this season's finale and will conclude in the Fall. Who do you think it's going to be? Well...this question actually isn't that hard. John Stamos, Parminder Nagra and Linda Cardellini have signed on for next season so we know they'll be back. Last we checked, Mekhi Phifer had not yet renewed his contract. Sounds like a red flag to me! Other options include Maura Tierney (who will only be appearing for some of next season...perhaps as a ghost) and Scott Grimes (who I assume nobody would care about if he was to die, so I doubt it is him). Your thoughts? Source: Watch With Kristin

Angela Bassett Enters the ER

When ER returns in the fall, there will be a new doctor in town, who will be played by none other than the Academy Award nominated Angela Bassett. Bassett will be playing an attending that has been in Indonesia to aid tsunami relief efforts. Source: EOnline

The ER Prognosis

If you're still following ER , here's all of the latest news regarding the series: -Back for next season (the 15th and final): John Stamos, Parminder Nagra and Linda Cardellini. Mekhi Phifer has not yet signed on. -Back for some of next season: Maura Tierney and Goran Visnjic (both will leave after a few episodes). Noah Wyle is also contracted to return for at least 4 episodes. -Not back ever: George Clooney and Julianna Margulies (though maybe we should give her a little bit more time...perhaps ask once more after Canterbury's Law is officially canceled?). -Though rumored, Shane West will not be returning to the program (as doctor Ray Barnett) this season, though the producers are open to having him appear for the 15th and final season. -John Stamos will not be starring in - nor was he ever asked to be - in an ER spinoff. Sources: TVGuide , E!Online, USAToday

ER Gets a 15th Season...and it WILL be the last one!

In you have not yet seen NBC's 2008-2009 Fall/Winter TV Lineup , you might not yet know that ER has in fact been renewed for a 15th season (though fans had been told previously that this year would be the end, the show is said to have experienced a recent rejuvenation). Says NBC: "ER is one of the greatest shows of all time and we can't wait to deliver to the audience the fantastic stories the series is known for." Though I used to be a die-hard ER fan, I must admit that I've stopped watching in recent years. What do you guys think? Does ER have enough stories left to tell? Source: BuddyTV