• Fantastic Beasts picked Jude Law to play young Dumbledore in the movie sequel.
  • Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 is tracking for a $150 million opening.
  • Beauty and the Beast surpassed $1 billion, the 14th Disney movie to reach the milestone.
  • One Direction’s Harry Styles will release his eponymous debut album on May 12. The news followed the arrival of Styles’ first single, Sign of the Times, which came out in early April.
  • Shonda Rhimes‘ spin on Romeo & Juliet, Still Star-Crossed, will premiere May 29 on ABC.
  • Amazon is developing a children’s series with The Roots. The animated series is tentatively called South Street Sounds.
  • Netflix replaced star ratings with up-and-down thumbs.
  • Renewed: The Magicians (SyFy), The Arragement (E!), The Path (Hulu), Grace and Frankie (Netflix)
  • Happy 40th Birthday, Sarah Michelle Gellar.