New American Idol judges officially announced
Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban have officially been announced as the final new American Idol judges. They will join Mariah Carey, who was previously confirmed as a judge, and Randy Jackson, who, despite much speculation that he’d been put in a different role, is returning as a judge too.
Bates Motel TV series casts Norman
A&E’s new TV series Bates Motel, which acts as a prequel to the movie Psycho, has cast the part of Norman Bates. Freddie Highmore, who played Charlie on the most recent Charlie and the Chocolate Factory movie, will take on the part.
Jess’ parents cast on New Girl
Jess’ (Zooey Deschanel) divorced parents have been cast on New Girl. Her mother will be played by Jamie Lee Curtis, and her father will be played by Rob Reiner. They come to Jess’ apartment for Thanksgiving dinner, only to find that their daughter has concocted a plan to get them back together.
E! Channel begins production on another Kardashian show
The E! Channel is starting production for Kourtney And Kim Take Miami this week. Last time the Kardashians were in Miami it was Kourtney and Khloe, who were setting up the Miami branch of their clothing store, Dash, but apparently Khloe will still play a big part in this series, despite not being in the show’s title.