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lakebell-042414.jpg Lake Bell has announced that she is expecting her first child with husband Scott Campbell. Bell showed off her baby bump during NYC's Tribeca Film Festival, and her rep later confirmed the news to People magazine. The pair met on the set of "How to Make It in America," on which he had a cameo in 2011.

ScarlettJohansson-030212.jpg Lupita Nyong'o ("12 Years a Slave") and Scarlett Johansson ("The Avengers") are both in talks to land voice work on Disney's upcoming live-action/CG adaptation of "The Jungle Book." Nyong'o would play Rakcha, a mother wolf who adopts Mowgli, the story's central character, while Johansson would play Kaa, the python who eats other animals by hypnotizing them.

img1-031114.jpg Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis have announced the birth of their baby boy, Otis Alexander Sudeikis. Wilde gave birth to Otis on Sunday, April 20, announcing the news via Twitter: "Ladies and gentlemen, Otis Alexander Sudeikis has LEFT the building! (I'm the building)," she said, adding a selfie of her and the newborn. Wilde, 30, was engaged to Sudeikis, 38, in January 2013.

megryan-013014.jpg Meg Ryan has joined the cast of the CBS comedy pilot "How I Met Your Dad" on which she'll play the narrator and older version of Greta Gerwig's character. Ryan acts as the parallel to the Bob Saget character who gave voice to Josh Radnor's Future Ted. And, just like Saget's character, she will never appear on screen.

UmaThurman-042314.jpg Uma Thurman has ended her six year engagement to financier Arpad Busson. The pair began dating in 2007 after attending a private dinner together in Milan and got engaged in 2008. "It's true," a source told Us magazine of the split. The pair were supposed to attend the Room to Grow Spring Gala together in NYC on April 8, but Uma showed up alone without wearing her engagement ring.

Drewbarrymore-071610.jpg Drew Barrymore and her husband Will Kopelman have welcomed their second daughter Frankie into the world. The pair, who now have two young girls, announced the news in a statement: "Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman." The couple also have a one-year-old daughter, Olive. "Olive has a new little sister."

lupita-040414.jpg Lupita Nyong'o ("12 Years a Slave") topped the list of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful. The 31-year-old Mexican born Kenyan actress says that she long thought beauty was what she saw on TV: "Light skin and long, flowing, straight hair," she told the mag. Eventually, her mother "always said I was beautiful. And I finally believed her at some point."

DiCaprio-051211.jpg Leonardo DiCaprio is in talks to star in the Steve Jobs biopic with director Danny Boyle ("Slumdog Millionaire") possibly in as director. The film will be based on the "Steve Jobs" biography from Walter Isaacson. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Sony, which acquired the rights to Isaacson's book following the 2011 death of Jobs, has already initiated talks with Boyle.

Tomhanks-031811.jpg Tom Hanks has signed up to star in a Cold War thriller rumored to be directed by Steven Spielberg. The director is weighing several options for his next project including "Robopocalypse" and "Montezuma," although Hanks' participation in the Cold War project may help draw in the veteran director. The untitled film comes from a script by Matt Charman.

josswhedon-042114.jpg Joss Whedon ("The Avengers") has released his latest film project, "In Your Eyes," for purchase at Vimeo. The film, written and executive produced by Joss, costs $5 to rent for 72 hours. "In Your Eyes" debuted at the Tribecca film festival on Sunday night and was released to small screens on the same night.

quentintarantino-012214.jpg Despite having the script prematurely leaked, Quentin Tarantino says he's still at work on "The Hateful Eight." When the leak went down Quentin said he planned on killing the project, which centers on the post Civil War west. "I'm working on a second draft and I will do a third draft but we're reading from the first draft," Tarantino said at a stage reading of the film over the weekend.

LindsayLohan-040511.jpg Lindsay Lohan says she had a miscarriage during the filming of her OWN network docu-series "Lindsay." Without naming the father, Lohan explained that her health condition was the reason for some erratic behavior displayed in the series: "It's a very long story but that's why on the show when it says, 'she doesn't want to come down, she doesn't want to come down.' I couldn't move."

michaelbjordan-092713.jpg 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.

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.

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.