Kristen Bell by Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com Kristen Bell by Jeff Vespa/WireImage.com

Where isn't the erstwhile Veronica Mars these days? Besides acting villainous on Heroes and spreading rumors as Gossip Girl's narrator, she's been signed to play one of the leads in the upcoming video game Assassin's Creed. The game's publisher won't reveal her character but does admit that she'll play a pivotal part in the bit that takes place during the Crusades in the 12th century. I'm thinking Joan of Arc? History buffs, back me up on this.

Tuesday's news was written by Ben Katner.