10 Things We Learned This Week
1. South Korean rapper Psy will unveil his much-awaited follow-up to Gangnam Style next month and celebrate it with a concert in Seoul.
2. George Lucas said that Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher will reprise their iconic roles of Hans Solo, Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia in the new Star Wars film.
3. Elizabeth Olsen will star in an off-Broadway version of Shakespeare‘s Romeo & Juliet.
4. Amanda Peet plans to make her professional debut as a playwright next season with The Commons of Pensacola. Blythe Danner and Sarah Jessica Parker are possible stars.
5. Heidi Klum has been added to America’s Got Talent as its fourth judge, joining Howie Mandel, Howard Stern and Mel B.
6. SyFy has picked up Ron Moore‘s (Battlestar Galactica) new drama Helix.
7. Sesame Street recorded its one billionth view on YouTube.
8. Bob Balaban has written a bestselling series of children’s books about a bionic dog.
9. Mindy Kaling will return for The Office series finale.
10. Playboy launched a Hebrew version of its magazine.