Hollywood scribes and major studios are expected to return to the bargaining table today after wrapping a day of "very intense negotiations." The Writers Guild of America's contract expired at 12:01 am/PT Wednesday... British filmmaker Ken Hughes (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang) has died at the age of 79... Titanic director James Cameron and wife Suzy Amis are the parents of a new baby, born a month ago, Access Hollywood reports. No other details were given... MTV is thisclose to ordering 13 episodes of Clone High, USA, an animated comedy series set at a high school populated by such famous clones as Abraham Lincoln, Cleopatra, Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley, according to The Hollywood Reporter... Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, currently starring in Broadway's The Producers, will host the 55th annual Tony Awards, airing June 3 on CBS. Nominations will be announced Monday. — Michael Ausiello