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DOLLHOUSE: "SPY IN THE HOUSE OF LOVE"

Fox has released four images and a description from "Spy in the House of Love," the Friday, April 20 episode of Dollhouse.

Here's how Fox describes the episode:

"When a traitor is discovered inside the Dollhouse, Echo and Sierra are programmed as spy hunters to uncover the culprit. Meanwhile, Ballard receives surprising news from Mellie, and Adelle harbors a secret."

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THE SIMPSONS: "THE GOOD, THE SAD AND THE DRUGLY"

Recent Academy Award nominee Anne Hathaway is providing a guest-voice in an episode of Fox's The Simpsons next month.

Hathaway provides the voices of Jenny in"The Good, the Sad and the Drugly," the Sunday, April 19 episode.

Here's how Fox describes the episode:

"To win the heart of Jenny, a sweet fifth-grade girl, Bart becomes a good samaritan and gives up his prank-pulling days."

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BATTLESTAR GALACTICA FINALE RATINGS

Friday night's series finale of Battlestar Galactica on Sci Fi Channel delivered 2.4 million total viewers watching live, according to the network.

The episode had a 1.7 household rating and as the most-watched episode of the series in more than three years.

Other highlights included:

* The series finale was up vs. the Season 3 finale by 56 percent in total viewers 42 percent in Household Ratings, 42 percent in Adults 25-54 and 37 percent in Adults 18-49.

* It was the best performance for the series in total viewers since the Jan. 6, 2006 premiere of season 2.5, its best household rating since the Season 3 premiere on Oct. 6, 2006 and its best deliveries in Persons 18-49 and Persons 25-54 since Jan. 13, 2006.

* To date, Season 4.5 of Battlestar Galactica has added more than 700,000 viewers per episode from 7-day DVR playback.

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MARVEL COMICS ROUNDUP

Marvel Comics is restoring the original numbering for Captain America and Daredevil series in time for milestone issues.

Captain America #600 will be a 104-page issue in June. Daredevil will go back to its original numbering with #500 this summer, and Marvel has released Marko Djurdjevic's cover.

In recent months, Marvel has gone back to original numbering on Amazing Spider-Man, Fantastic Four and Thor.

In other Marvel news:

* Andy Diggle will be the new writer of Daredevil as of #501.

* Artist Tan Eng Huat is joining Punisher as of #6.

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BOOM! STUDIOS FIRST LOOKS

For covers and six-page previews of BOOM! Studios titles arriving in stores on March 25, CLICK HERE.

Titles include Caped #1, Hero Squared #2, The Muppet Show #1 and The Incredibles #1.

For previews of Marvel Comics titles arriving in stores on March 25, CLICK HERE.

For previews of IDW Publishing titles arriving in stores on March 25, CLICK HERE.

For previews of Archie Comics titles arriving in stores on March 25, CLICK HERE.



JUNE SOLICITATIONS ROUNDUP

For previously posted May solicitations, click on the publishers' names below:

* Archie Comics.

* Bluewater Productions.

* Dark Horse Comics.

* Moonstone Books.

* Radical Publishing.



BRIEFLY

* Above is a first look at covers -- with trade dress -- for DC Comics titles arriving in stores on March 25.

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* Watchmen placed fifth at the box office on Friday with an estimated $2.0 million, pushing its total to $93.3 million.

* BOOM! Studios has announced a second printing for Farscape #3, expected to be in stores on April 29.

* Bandai America has announced it will be continuing its relationship with Disney on Power Rangers toys as the television series enters its 18th season.



COMICS CONTINUUM BACK ISSUES

If you missed The Continuum's coverage over the past month, following are links. Click on the date to get the day's full report.

* Monday, March 16: Archie Comics for June, Top 300 for February, Battlestar Galactica, Marvel Comics First Looks, Devil's Due Publishing First Looks, Dynamite Entertainment First Looks and Sci Fi to become Syfy.

* Sunday, March 15: Watchmen box office, Punisher: War Zone on DVD and DC Comics First Looks.

* Saturday, March 14: Watchmen box office, Heroes, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, February sales and Marvel Comics First Looks.

* Friday, March 13: Marvel Comics First Looks, Image Comics First Looks, Smallville, Heroes and Watchmen. Limited Edition Watchmen gift cards

* Thursday, March 12: IDW Publishing First Looks, Marvel movies, Family Guy, The Simpsons and Marvel Super Hero Squad.

* Wednesday, March 11: Smallville, Heroes, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Watchmen, Dark Horse Comics First Looks nnd Archie Comics First Looks.

* Tuesday, March 10: Dark Horse Comics for June, Bluewater Productions for June, DC Comics First Looks, BOOM! Studios First Looks, Marvel Comics First Looks, Dollhouse and Devil's Due to publish Jericho comic book.

* Monday, March 9: DC Comics movies, Marvel Super Hero Squad, Battlestar Galactica, The Darkness and First Looks.

* Sunday, March 8: Watchmen box office and DC Comics First Looks.

* Saturday, March 7: Watchmen box office, Marvel Super Hero Squad, Family Guy and Marvel Comics First Looks.

* Friday, March 6: IDW Publishing First Looks, Marvel Comics First Looks, Image Comics First Looks, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Smallville, The Simpsons and Wolverine and the X-Men.

* Thursday, March 5: Smallville, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Family Guy, Star Wars: The Clone Wars and The Celebrity Apprentice.

* Wednesday, March 4: Megan Fox lines up Jonah Hex and Fathom movies, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Watchmen, Battlestar Galactica, Family Guy, Top Cow Productions First Looks, Archie Comics First Looks and Dark Horse Comics First Looks.

* Tuesday, March 3: Smallville, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Watchmen, Marvel Comics First Looks, Dynamite Entertainment First Looks, Top Shelf Productions for 2009, The Simpsons and Wonder Woman's Keri Russell.

* Monday, March 2: From Wonder Con: IDW Publishing's movie titles, Green Lantern movie, Watchmen and X-Men; plus DC Comics First Looks, BOOM! Studios First Looks and Marvel Comics First Looks.

* Sunday, March 1: From Wonder Con: X-Men, IDW Publishing, DC Universe, Dark Horse Comics and The Spectacular Spider-Man.

* Saturday, February 28: From Wonder Con: Green Lantern: First Flight, Image Comics, Black Panther, DC Nation and BOOM! Studios; plus The Spectacular Spider-Man.

* Friday, February 27: Marvel Comics First Looks, Wolverine and the X-Men, Wonder Woman's Rosario Dawson, The Spectacular Spider-Man, Smallville, The Simpsons and Marvel change submissions policty.

* Thursday, February 26: Moonstone Books for June, Batman: The Brave and the Bold and The Simpsons.

* Wednesday, February 25: Samuel L. Jackson's deal with Marvel Studios, Heroes, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Radical Publishing for May, Avatar Press for May, Archie Comics First Looks and Top Cow Productions First Looks.

* Tuesday, February 24: Season 9 for Smallville, Marvel Studios, Dynamite Entertainment for May, Top Cow Productions for May, Legend of Isis, Heroes, DC Comics First Looks, Dynamite Entertainment First Looks and BOOM! Studios First Looks.

* Monday, February 23: Watchmen, Battlestar Galactica, Heath Ledger wins Academy Award, BOOM! Studios for May, Antacric Press for May and Dark Horse Comics First Looks.

* Sunday, February 22: Dollhouse, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Zenescope Entertainment for May, Dabel Brothers Publishing for May, Ape Entertainment for May and Iron Man action figures.



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