Scarlett Johansson will reportedly play Janet Leigh in the film “Alfred Hitchcock and the Making of Psycho.” Anthony Hopkins has been cast at Hitchcock and Helen Mirren will play his wife. (THR)
Nicollette Sheridan told a jury Thursday that “Desperate Housewives” creator Mark Cherry slapped her after she asked for a line to be kept in the script: “It was shocking, humiliating, it was demeaning.” Sheridan alleges this incident caused Cherry to kill off her character. Cherry’s attorneys said that the alleged slap was really a light tap and that they have evidence to show the fate of Sheridan’s character was decided before the incident happened. The actress is suing for $6 million in damages. (AP; BBC)
Lindsay Lohan told Jimmy Fallon she was the one who asked “Saturday Night Live” creator Lorne Michaels to host the show: “I was calling Lorne. I kept asking him. I wasn’t harassing him, but I wasn’t giving up.” She also asked Fallon to walk on this weekend. He agreed! (JimmyFallon)
AMC reveals major “Walking Dead” spoiler, after the jump.
Holy moly, you guys. AMC accidentally put a pretty big “Walking Dead” spoiler on the show’s Web site while promoting the season 2 DVD. The spoiler has since been removed. Still, don’t click on this link if you don’t want to know what I’m talking about. (EW)
Demi Moore has reportedly left rehab in Utah. (E!)
In further evidence of Snooki’s pregnancy/the apocalypse, the owner of a baby items store in Jersey City told TMZ that 495 Productions has reached out to ask for permission to film there. Snooki and her “Jersey Shore” co-star J-Woww will film their spinoff in the New Jersey city.. (TMZ)
Speaking of “Jersey Shore” spinoffs, watch the first trailer for “The Pauly D Project” below.