Michael B. Jordan has reportedly signed on to join the new crime drama "Men Who Kill." Thus far there is little information about the plot, but Jordan will reportedly play a CIA agent. The project is currently in development by Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schecter. Twentieth Century Fox will oversee the project at the studio level, extending their budding long relationship with Jordan.
George Jones is gone but not forgotten, and his fans intend to prove the point by holding a celebration on the one year anny of his death. The event goes down in Nashville at Woodlawn Cemetery on April 26. "This day is going to be bittersweet," George's widow Nancy Jones says in a statement.
"I know how much people loved George, and the love has continued even a year later. I
Columbus Short has been issued with a restraining order after his wife accused him of threatening to kill her. The "Scandal" star was accused by his wife, Tuere Tanee Short, of threatening to hit her with a wine bottle during an April 7 incident. She states that he then poured the wine on her, pinned her to the couch with a knife as he accused her of cheating on him with several men.
2 Chainz will release a new EP, Freebase, on May 5. The new five track offering is expected to feature the Young Chop-produced "A-Rod" featuring French Montana. "It has been a minute since the release of my album B.O.A.T.S. II: Me Time and I wanted to give something special to my fans while I record my follow-up album," 2 Chainz told RapUp.
Miranda Lambert says that she plans to take a break from touring later this year. The Nashville star revealed the news earlier this week in an official statement, saying that the road has been a way of life and that it's a scary but needed change: "This is the longest break I've ever had since I was 17, since I started playing music," she began.
Mara Wilson has denied any interest in appearing in a sequel to "Mrs. Doubtfire." Wilson, who starred as Natalie Hillard in the original film when she was six-years-old, tweeted that she was not interested in appearing in a potential sequel. She explained: "I've been in some mediocre movies, but I've never been in a sequel.
HBO has released the initial trailer for the second season of their hit original series "Orange is the New Black." The trailer features Taylor Shilling's character Piper picking up where she left off at the end of season one. That season wrapped up with Piper fighting her rival Pennsatucky and ending up in solitary confinement.
Beck has revealed that he hopes to release the followup to his most recent release Morning Phase later this year. He broke news of the plan during a radio interview, noting that he's already hard at work on the music and it has a different feel from his previous work.
"I've been working...
Dolly Parton has put her own unique spin on Bon Jovi's "Lay Your Hands On Me." The new cover tune will appear on Parton's 42nd studio album Blue Smoke. While the song may mean one thing from Bon Jovi, Parton found a completely different meaning: "When I first heard that song, years ago, I thought, 'Wow, that sounds so much like a gospel tune' . . ."
Bryan Singer's attorney denied claims that Singer sexually abused a teenage boy, calling the accuser's claims "completely fabricated." Michael Egan III, who is now 31, claims that Singer—who directed most of the "X Men" films as well as several television series—abused him repeatedly between the ages of 15 and 17.
Rush have ended their brief hiatus with the announcement of a "long tour," according to guitarist Alex Lifeson. The decision means that the band will be celebrating their 41st anniversary out on the road. "The three of us had a meeting," Lifeson began.
Jenny McCarthy has announced that she is engaged to Donnie Wahlberg. McCarthy made her revelation on live television and had hinted that she would do so earlier in the day, posting on Twitter that fans should watch her on her show, "The View." After she revealed her news, she jumped up and down along with her co-hosts.
The Rolling Stones have confirmed rescheduled dates in Australia and New Zealand, following the band's temporary hiatus of the 14 On Fire tour after the death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott. The dates have been reset for the fall, beginning at Adelaide's Oval on October 25 and wrapping at Auckland's Mt. Smart Stadium on November 22.
Following his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Peter Gabriel has hinted that a Genesis reunion is not completely out of the question. Speaking backstage at the ceremony, Gabriel told Rolling Stone that a reunion is possible if not likely: "I never say never. It really didn't happen last time. I think there's a small chance, but I don't think it's very high."
Jamie Foxx is featured in the trailer for the remake of Annie, featuring Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) in the titular role. Foxx, who plays Benjamin Stacks, is joined by Cameron Diaz in the role of Miss Mannigan. Wallis replaced Willow Smith who was initially tapped for the lead role.