• Metallica and Run-D.M.C. headline the 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2009. Other inductees include Jeff Beck, Bobby Womack and 1950s doo-woppers Little Anthony and the Imperials.
  • Jennifer Hudson will sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl, Feb. 1 in Tampa.
  • Jailhouse news: this will be “Prison Break’s” final season, while the “L Word” is planning a spinoff set behind bars.
  • Mickey Rourke, who thanked his dogs in his Golden Globes acceptance speech, is in a new ad for PETA.
  • Michael Cera is reportedly the lone actor holding up the “Arrested Development” movie.
  • Andy Rooney is 90. Keep on grumbling, funny old guy.