Hog Quickies (Nov. 13)
- Michael Jackson’s single Hold My Hand, recorded with Akon is 2007, will be released on Monday.
- Carey Mulligan is the front-runner to play Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald‘s The Great Gatsby, according to Vulture.
- To celebrate the U.S. premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1, The Associated Press will broadcast live from the red carpet event at New York City’s Lincoln Square on Nov. 15 at 6 p.m.
- Bob Newhart will guest star as a medical examiner on NCIS in January.
- Hazel on Broadway? Might happen. For young Joyhogs, Hazel was Ted Key‘s cartoon character who was turned into a 1961-66 TV sitcom starring Shirley Booth.
- A True Blood graphic novel will be out in February.
- Betty White meet Smokey the Bear. The 88-year-old actress has been made an honorary Forest Ranger.
- Has anyone tried Wendy’s new natural-cut French fries?