After weeks of rumours, ABC has confirmed that country superstar Luke Bryan and iconic hitmaker Lionel Richie will round out the judging panel on the network’s upcoming revival of American Idol, with the two joining previously announced judge Katy Perry and host Ryan Seacrest, who’s returning to the role he served for 15 seasons when the show aired on Fox.
The long-awaited Sex and the City 3 is not happening, according to Sarah Jessica Parker. The Sex and the City star confirmed reports that the third film had stalled in an interview with Extra. “It’s over,” she said. “We’re not doing it.” Parker said she was “disappointed” about the news herself. Read more about what SJP said here.
Stephen King’s It has dethroned classic film The Exorcist to become the highest-grossing horror movie of all time. The 1973 horror film held the title for 44 years until It took over theatres in early September. On Thursday, Warner Bros. announced that It had crossed the $500-million mark at the international box office, easily surpassing The Exorcist‘s $441 million total.