John Singleton, Tupac Shakur
John Singleton is back as director for the untitled Tupac Shakur biopic, Variety reports.
Singleton was previously linked to the project, but when the deal fell through two years ago the film's development stalled.
Al Roker, Matt Lauer
Eight years after their first attempt at Torino, Matt Lauer and Al Roker are giving the luge another chance.
The Today hosts slipped into some patriotic spandex uniforms, and this time, Lauer got the chance to ride on top.
The media narrative surrounding Justin Bieber has spiraled out of control. He's this year's Anne Hathaway, the person whom it's vogue to hate. But this turn isn't completely unfounded. Over the past few years, Bieber has undoubtedly become a bit of a jerk.
He was charged for illegal (and seemingly racist) graffiti, pissed in a mop bucket, left his monkey in Germany and could anyone seriously forget this hat? But for non-Beliebers, there has always been something grating about the singer. Everything from his swoopy hair to his sugar-pop love songs seemed designed to annoy all post-pubescents on sight, breeding discontent which lay dormant until his penchant for leather sweatpants and hocking loogies made him impossible to ignore.
Then all hell broke loose.
Fox has placed a series order for Will Forte's comedy Last Man on Earth.
Forte, who created the series, will star as — you guessed it — the last man on Earth. The Saturday Night Live alum will executive-produce the series along with Phil Lord and Chris Miller, who will also direct the pilot.
Derek Jeter will retire after the 2014 season, he announced in a lengthy letter posted on Facebook Wednesday.
"I want to start by saying thank you," the New York Yankees shortstop wrote. "I know they say that when you dream you eventually wake up. Well, for some reason, I've never had to wake up. Not just because of my time as a New York Yankee but also because I am living my dream every single day."
John Oliver's upcoming HBO comedy-news series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver will debut Sunday, April 27 at 11/10c.