- Though she seems slightly young for the role, Joan Cusack will be playing the mother to Isla Fisher's character in the Shopaholic movie, Variety writes. John Goodman has been cast as her dad.
- Allison Janney will voice a character in Fox's proposed animated series The Pitts, Zap2it reports.
- Paris Hilton will star as herself on My Name is Earl when the show returns April 3 with a one-hour episode, the Associated Press reports.
- The CBS '70s-set swinger drama Swingtown will premiere in May, writes the Hollywood Reporter.
- Janet Jackson's new album topped this week's charts, Billboard reports.
- According to Variety, Away From Her and Eastern Promises were the big winners at Canada's big award ceremony, the Genies.
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