A few of the entertainment stories on my radar this morning...
Ted Danson is replacing the departed Laurence Fishburne as chief investigator on “CSI.” (People)
Halle Berry wins restraining order against man accused of stalking her and intruding on her property. (CBS News)
Beyonce’s father, Matthew Knowles, denies he stole money from his daughter’s last world tour. Beyonce reportedly conducted an audit in which a law firm concluded that her father had taken funds he should not have, which reportedly prompted her to fire him as her manager. Matthew Knowles wants to question Live Nation Entertainment, the organizer/promoter of the tour, in court. (Digital Spy)
“ Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 ” has already made $25 million from advance ticket sales. So before even officially releasing, it’s already earned almost as much as “Larry Crowne.” (Entertainment Weekly)
Bette Midler has dropped out of the HBO biopic about Phil Spector. (Deadline via Vulture)
Kristen Wiig gets new gig and a trailer for “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” can be found after the jump.
Kristen Wiig to star in the indie film “Imogene,” with production beginning in New York on Aug. 8. (The Hollywood Reporter)
So who wants to go on the Weezer cruise? As weird as it sounds, it could be fun. (A.V. Club)
The trailer for “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” is now online, featuring Noomi Rapace, Jude Law in his Watson mustache and Robert Downey Jr. in drag. (What’s with all these trailers featuring actors in drag?) Watch below.