- Madeleine L'Engle, author of A Wrinkle in Time and other books, died Thursday at age 88, the New York Times reports.
- Death Cab for Cutie is heading back to the recording studio mid-September, says Billboard.
- Hollywood Reporter has news that Ralph Fiennes will join Keira Knightley in The Duchess.
- Zap2It states that there will be an animated film version of Robotech, with Tobey Maguire producing and lending his voice.
- Time Magazine has named its 100 best TV shows ever.
- Billboard reports that Ozzie Osbourne and Rob Zombie will team up for a tour.
- Will Smith will star in Seven Pounds, a drama about a man who accidentally falls in love while attempting suicide, Variety reports.
- MTV is planning a bisexual dating competition show starring MySpace's Tila Tequila.
- Variety has the news that Joaquin Phoenix and director James Gray will team up for the third time on the drama Two Lovers.
Read More Madeleine L'EngleRalph FiennesDeath Cab For CutieWill SmithNews RoundupJoaquin PhoenixTobey Maguire