I still can NOT believe it. I can’t wrap my mind around it. Can you imagine Barbara Walters NOT being on TV? Barbara has been on TV my entire life. How can she retire? Well, she is. TODAY is her final day on ‘The View‘ (11 am ET). RELATED: Barbara Walter’s final ’10 Most Fascinating People’ show.
Did you hear about Katherine Heigl’s return to TV? NBC picked up her new show, ‘State of Affairs.’ Katherine will play a CIA analyst, and Alfre Woodard co-stars as the President of the United States. YEAH! RELATED: Ellen Pompeo opens up about Katherine Heigl’s exit from ‘Grey’s Anatomy.’
Remember the trailer for Julia Roberts and Mark Ruffalo’s new TV movie, ‘The Normal Heart’? There’s more star power behind this TV drama: here are Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, attending the NYC premiere of the TV movie! I don’t know if they were involved in some kind of producer capacity or what, but clearly they support the film. These two flew from London to NYC for the premiere. RELATED: See Julia Roberts and Mark Ruffalo in ‘The Normal Heart’ trailer.
We heard a story that Gwen Stefani was in final negotiations to join ‘The Voice’ next fall to replace Christina Aguilera, since Christina would be in her third trimester next fall. There was no official confirmation, however. That all changed yesterday. First, Christina confirmed the news on twitter. Then Gwen put up this instagram pic. RELATED: Gwen Stefani joins ‘The Voice’ as a judge!
CBS is going to have a completely new late night lineup soon! David Letterman announced his retirement in 2015 earlier this month. Now Craig Ferguson, host of ‘The Late, Late Show’ that follows Letterman, has announced that he will be leaving his show as well. He used Gwyneth Paltrow as inspiration for his announcement ;). RELATED: Stephen Colbert tapped to take over ‘The Late Show.’
‘Scandal‘ is going to be down one gladiator next fall. Columbus Short is leaving the show. He’s been having personal issues: his wife filed for divorce and got a restraining order against him after claiming he threatened to kill her while he was drunk. RELATED: ‘Scandal’ star Kerry Washington teams with Neutrogena.