- According to NME, MC Hammer is starting a Web site dedicated to dance videos.
- Sacha Baron Cohen may play Abbie Hoffman in Stephen Spielberg's next movie, The Trial of the Chicago Seven, according to Variety.
- ComingSoon reports that Tyler Perry will play a role in JJ Abrams Star Trek movie.
- The New York Daily News reports on a contest where the winner is named the Ultimate Couch Potato.
- Tila Tequila will date again on MTV, TV Week reports.
- Madonna's directorial debut, Filth and Wisdom, will premiere at the Berlin International Film Festival, writes Billboard.
- Saturday's NFL game between the New England Patriots and the New York Giants is now the season's most-watched TV broadcast with 34.5 million viewers, according to MediaWeek.
- The St. Petersburg Times reports on the death of the TV theme song.