- Freida Pinto has joined the cast of Miral, written by The Diving Bell and the Butterfly's Julian Schnabel. — Variety
- George Lopez will have a late-night talk show on TBS starting in the Fall. — AP
- Speaking of late-night, Chelsea Handler has signed a deal to stay at E! through 2012. — The Hollywood Reporter
- Kelly Clarkson is still topping the Billboard chart this week, and the Twilight soundtrack is back up to No. 3. — Billboard
- Jon Hamm has joined the cast of Howl, the Allen Ginsberg biopic starring James Franco. — Variety
- A crossover episode between Bones and Family Guy — yes, really — will air May 7. — TV Guide
- Conflicts with Big Love have forced Amanda Seyfried to drop out of Zack Snyder's Sucker Punch. — Entertainment Weekly
- Jennifer Hudson will perform after tonight's American Idol taping, with the performance to be broadcast at a later date.