TV News? A Jedi craves not these things

‘Tis the season for fun TV announcements. Is it the fall season yet?

- Ripper has supposedly passed one more small hurdle towards becoming reality
- Kevin Smith attempts to cover all branches of geekdom by directing an episode of Battlestar Galactica, an episode of Heroes: Origins, and the pilot for Reaper. Does the man ever sleep?
- David Tennant is staying with Dr. Who
- Genre actors get some props as scene-stealers
- And “Watch With Kristin” gets a sneak peek at some of the folks passing through the island on Lost