Angelina Jolie has shocked Hollywood with the news that last February she underwent a preventative double mastectomy! After testing positive for a genetic flaw that can cause breast cancer, she made the decision to have the radical procedure after losing her mother to breast cancer. She says that her partner, actor Brad Pitt was by her side every step of the three month process.
TV psychologist Dr. Joyce Brothers has died at the age 85 yesterday of natural causes. She actually got her start in television as a contestant on the $64,000 Question where she won the top prize. She later said she went on the show because her family needed the money.
Another SNL cast member is leaving the show. Bill Hader will perform for the last time this Saturday after eight seasons. This is coming on the heels of NBC’s announcement that Seth Meyers will take over for Jimmy Fallon when Fallon takes over for Leno. The show lost Kristen Wiig and Andy Samberg at the end of last season and it has been rumored that Jason Sudekis is considering an exit as well.
Not wanting to follow in the same footsteps as American Idol, producers of The Voice are working hard to broker deals with Cee Lo Green and Christina Aguilera to return to the talent show. Shakira is said to already be out for season five which opens the door wide for Christina’s return. Adam Levine and Blake Shelton have already signed on for next season.
Fans of the FOX show 24 will be thrilled to know it will return in 2014 as a 12 episode mini-series. Keifer Sutherland will return as Jack Bauer.
By: Cathi Coppinger