• Rachel Lindsay, a 31-year-old lawyer from Dallas, will make history as the first black Bacherlotte on next season’s show. Lindsay is still currently competing on The Bachelor to win the affections of Nick Viall.
  • Nina Dobrov (Elena) is returning to The Vampire Diaries for the season finale.
  • New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is narrating a documentary film about World War II set to air this spring on PBS.
  • Showtime is developing the civil rights-themed limited series The Ali Summit, about Muhammad Ali’s refusal to enter the military over his objections to the Vietnam War.
  • Joan Baez will join Mary Chapin Carpenter and the Indigo Girls’ Amy Ray and Emily Saliers on a limited summer tour as the supergroup Four Voices.
  • George and Amal Clooney are expecting a boy and a girl.
  • The next Star Wars book will reveal the fate of Jar Jar Binks.
  • Fox renewed Lucifer for season three.
  • The Trump administration keeps giving Saturday Night Live plenty of material but the sketch show is in repeats for two weeks. Next new show: March 4.