Upon hearing he only has six months left (at Late Night), Jimmy Fallon transforms into Walter White for a new Breaking Bad parody entitled Joking Bad.
The 13-minute video features Fallon and his announcer Steve Higgins as Walt and the "bitch"-loving Jesse Pinkman, respectively, as they work together to cook up the best jokes on the market.
J.K. Rowling has teamed up with Warner Bros. for a Harry Potter spin-off film series, Deadline reports.
The franchise will be inspired by the Hogwarts textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and its author Newt Scamander. Rowling will make her screenwriting debut with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which is planned as the first film in a new series featuring magical creatures and characters, some of which will be drawn from her previousHarry Potter texts.
"It all started when Warner Bros. came to me with the suggestion of turning Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them into a film. I thought it was a fun idea, but the idea of seeing Newt Scamander, the supposed author of 'Fantastic Beasts,' realized by another writer was difficult," Rowling said.
Carson Daly has joined the Today show, NBC announced Thursday.
Daly will be the new host of the Orange Room, the bridge between Todayand its audience. Using new media and digital technology, the Orange Room and Daly will help viewers connect to the show like never before.
NatGeo has released the first promo for Killing Kennedy, the John F. Kennedy biopic based on Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard's best-selling book. The film will premiere on Nov. 10, 12 days before the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's death.
Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles
Things aren't looking to good for the Winchesters.
The Grim Reaper makes an ominous return in a new promo for Supernatural's ninth season premiere (Oct. 8 at 9/8c, CW), and apparently he has some matters to settle with Sam (Jared Padalecki).
FX is developing an American Psycho sequel series, Deadline reports.
The series would follow a modern-day Patrick Bateman, now in his 50s, taking on a protégé as part of a social experiment to create a next generation American Psycho.
Aaron Tveit, Daniel Sunjata
USA has renewed Graceland for a 13-episode second season, the network announced Tuesday.
"Jeff Eastin has once again delivered for USA Network. Graceland's brilliant serialized storytelling mixed with striking cinematography and a captivating ensemble cast has clearly resonated with a wide audience," USA Network President Chris McCumber said in a statement. "We're proud to be the home of summer's top new cable drama and anticipate Graceland will be a long-term player for the network."
Cote de Pablo
When Cote de Pablo announced that she was leaving NCIS in July, fans weren't the only ones caught off guard. In an open letter to fans releasedTuesday, executive producer Gary Glasberg discusses the shock that came with de Pablo's announcement and shares details on Ziva's departure plans.