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Leah Remini Talks Kevin Can Wait Casting Shakeup!

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Leah Remini

Leah Remini can't wait to get back to work with Kevin James!

As we reported, CBS is killing off Erinn Hayes' character on Kevin Can Wait to make room for the former Scientologist.

The 47-year-old stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Monday night to chat about season two of her A&E series Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath — and she commented on the whole casting shakeup.

Related: Leah Was Told NOT To Go After Scientology

She explained:

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Kevin Can Wait Casting Shakeup: Erinn Hayes' Character Will Be Killed Off To Make Room For Leah Remini!

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Leah Remini

CBS is killing off Erinn Hayes' character on Kevin Can Wait to make room for Leah Remini!

When asked about Kevin James' leading lady's exit in season two at the summer press tour on Tuesday, Senior Exec VP of Programming Thom Sherman said the character of Donna "will have passed away" when the show returns.

CBS's entertainment president Kelly Kahl later added that the death "will be addressed tastefully" and "with dignity and respect":

"When everybody collectively saw how Leah and Kevin worked together in those last couple of episodes, there was just an undeniable spark there. Kevin, the studio [Sony] and the network wanted to keep that magic and chemistry going forward."

What a bummer for Erinn! Good luck, bb!

[Image via CBS/FayesVision/WENN.]

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Scientologists Are Forced To LICK Bathrooms Clean As Punishment?! WTF?!

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Leah Remini has been dropping a sh*t ton of shocking details in her docuseries Scientology and the Aftermath — and this Q&A installment, co-hosted by fellow former member and Church executive Mike Rinder, is no different.

In Tuesday's episode called Ask Me Anything, Part 2, the 46-year-old actress answered a series of fan-submitted questions on social media alongside special guests: Going Clear author Lawrence Wright, lawyer Ray Jeffrey, and cult behavior and deprogramming expert Steve Hassan.

At one point, the panel turned to former Scientology exec Debbie Cook, who claimed she had to commit acts like LICKING THE BATHROOM floor while serving time in "the hole" after she allegedly violated a non-disclosure agreement. OMG!

Related: Church Of Scientology Furious At 'Hypocritical' A&E

Cook was sued by the church and transported to a double-trailer complex for allegedly sending out classified information via a group email. The lawsuit was later settled in 2012.

Also in the episode, Miz Remini opened up about her exchange with her The King Of Queens costar Kevin James about the religion.

At the time, Leah said the devout Catholic actor wanted nothing to do with Scientology:

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Which New Shows On The 2016 Fall Lineup Are YOU Most Excited For? Cast Your Votes HERE!

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Summer is officially over, which means it's time to get nestled back on our couches and watch all the new TV shows on the fall 2016 lineup!

Historically, most new shows end up getting cancelled within a season — but being in the age of peak television and all has seriously pumped up the caliber of new content being offered on the small screen.

Photos: The Complete Network TV 2016 Fall Lineup!

From Donald Glover's refreshing dramedy Atlanta (premiering tonight on FX!), to Kristen Bell's whimsical comedy The Good Place, to Netflix's latest gritty superhero series Luke Cage — TV audiences have no shortage of fresh shows awaiting them this year.

(Of course, we still have shows like Kevin James' Kevin Can Wait for those who prefer more familiar sitcoms.)

So, which new shows are YOU most excited to start watching this fall? Cast your votes (below)!

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Martin Shkreli Tries To Troll Patton Oswalt On Twitter… And Gets Totally SCHOOLED!

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Big pharma. Little brain.

Martin Shkreli has been public enemy No. 1 for about a year now, but we didn't think it was possible for him to sink any lower than when he criminally raised the price of AIDS drug, Daraprim.

However, he proved us wrong on Monday by attempting to troll the Internet's favorite comedian — Patton Oswalt.

Related: Shkreli & Ellie Goulding's Strange Twitter Feud Explained

Interestingly enough, this feud doesn't just simply exist between Patton and Martin… because Donald Trump, Stephen Colbert, and even Kevin James are all involved as well!

It all started at around 3 p.m. EST on Labor Day when the comedian began making fun of the trending hashtag, #TrumpCantSwim, saying:

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#CBSSoWhite? See An Exec's Defense Over The Network's All-White Male Leads In The Fall 2016 Lineup!

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Unlike the film industry, television prides itself in creating diverse and compelling storytelling these days.

But some networks are being called out for not stepping up to the diversity plate — specifically CBS, whose new ordered shows for the fall are exclusively starring white male actors.

The network's new fall schedule will include Bull starring Michael Weatherly; Kevin Can Wait starring Kevin James; The Great Indoors starring Joel McHale; Man With a Plan starring Matt LeBlanc; Pure Genius starring Augustus Prew and Dermot Mulroney; and MacGyver starring Lucas Till and George Eads.

Related: NBC Cancels Eva Longoria's Telenovela!

Despite getting heat for an obviously macho lineup, the network's new entertainment head Glenn Geller defended the network's fall schedule during CBS's upfronts on Wednesday, telling reporters:

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