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Disney’s ‘Bob the Musical’ Gets a Boost

 Disneys Bob the Musical Gets a BoostAP Photo/Charles Sykes

A long-gestating Disney musical received a big boost this week, signing on a “Rock of Ages” writer to pen the script while keeping the songwriters behind recent blockbuster “Frozen” attached to the project.

According to The Hollywood Reporter… Continue reading Disney's 'Bob the Musical' Gets a Boost

Kristin Chenoweth as a singing teacher is less than popular when Wanda Sykes is her hard-to-teach student. In the clip below from the OWN comedy special Wanda Sykes Presents Herlarious, the comedian is put to the test by Chenoweth’s singing lessons in a sendup of reality singing shows, and we’re treated to some seriously off-key scales of “Unique, New York.”

The first episode of Sykes’ two-part special airs Jan. 4 on… Continue reading Wanda Sykes gets singing lessons from Kristin Chenoweth — EXCLUSIVE

Superstar Brad Pitt obviously doesn’t take himself TOO SERIOUSLY as an actor.

Because radio detection and rangingOnline.com can exclusively reveal that the 50-year-old filmed a hilarious cameo playing himself working as a university librarian in 22 Jump Street starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum.

Hill – who starred alongside Pitt in 2011′s Moneyball – persuaded his A-list friend to do the quirky scene.

PHOTOS: Angelina Jolie Down Under… Continue reading Humbling! Superstar Brad Pitt Gets His Acting Skills Mocked By Jonah Hill & Channing Tatum In Hilarious ’22 Jump Street’ Cameo

fast%20and%20furious%207%20paul%20walker Fast & Furious 7 Gets New Release Date, Will Include Paul WalkerVin Diesel’s Facebook

The death of Paul Walker devastated his loved ones, colleagues, and fans, but even while mourning Walker, the people behind the “Fast & Furious” franchise had to figure out the most sensitive and pragmatic way to finish the seventh movie that was already in production. Filming was put on hold, and the future of the… Continue reading 'Fast & Furious 7' Gets New Release Date, Will Include Paul Walker

Tina Fey comedy gets pilot order from Fox

Fox has given the official greenlight to a still untitled multi-camera comedy from Tina Fey and fellow 30 Rock alums Matt Hubbard and Robert Carlock.

Longtime How I Met Your Mother director, Pam Fryman, is set to direct the pilot, which is about a women’s college that begins accepting men, according to Deadline.

This is the same project that back in August received a series commitment from the network.… Continue reading Tina Fey comedy gets pilot order from Fox