After making stars of singer-actors like Miley Cyrus ("Hannah Montana"), the Disney Channel has set its sights on a trio of young hyphenates, greenlighting a series, movie and concert special starring recording act the Jonas Brothers.
NBC's "Tony Bennett: An American Classic" took home four honors last night (Sept. 8) at the 58th annual Creative Arts Emmy Awards, while the song "D*ck in a Box" from NBC's "Saturday Night Live" won the Emmy for original music and lyrics. "Box" was performed by "SNL" host Justin Timberlake and series regular Andy Samberg, both of whom also helped write the song.
Bono, Celine Dion, Kelly Clarkson, Pink, Gwen Stefani, Earth, Wind & Fire, Il Divo, Keira Knightley, Hugh Grant, Josh Groban, Jack Black, Helen Mirren, Rascal Flatts, Quincy Jones, Carrie Underwood and Annie Lennox will participate tomorrow (April 25) in the "American Idol" fund-raiser special "Idol Gives Back," which will benefit relief programs for children and young people in extreme poverty.
HBO is developing a series from Larry Charles that will star rapper Kanye West, sources said. The as-yet-untitled project is said to focus on a day in what is described as the crazy, hectic life of the Grammy-winning artist.