BRUCE WILLIS IS HEADING TO BROADWAY: Bruce Willis is set to make his Broadway debut in the fall. He will be starring in a stage adaptation of Stephen King's novel Misery along with Elizabeth Marvel. Producer Mark Kaufman said in a statement, "Misery is an outstanding psychological thriller. Bruce Willis, who is making his Broadway debut, and Elizabeth Marvel are two great actors who are absolutely perfect to play these characters. I expect this production will be a suspenseful and exciting night of theater on Broadway." Bruce will be playing the role played by James Caan in the 1990 film.
'THE DAILY SHOW' TO SAY GOODBYE TO SAMANTHA BEE: Samantha Bee is leaving The Daily Show. She will be joining her husband, Jason Jones, to work on a new show on TBS. TBS Executive Vice President reacted to the news saying, "We're thrilled to have Sam join Jason at TBS and really make this a family affair. We actually have their kids coming in next week to pitch us animation. Like her fans around the country, we absolutely adore everything about Sam, from her straight-faced sarcasm and ruthless wit to her uncanny ability to mine comedy gold from just about any awkward situation. After watching Sam's work for years, we knew that her distinctive humor and talent belong at the front of her own show." It was announced last month that Jon Stewart will also be leaving the show. No date has been set for Jon or Samantha's final episode.
DAN BUCATINSKY IS COMING BACK TO 'SCANDAL': Scandal will be welcoming back a familiar face. Dan Bucatinsky will be back as Cyrus' husband James even though the character was killed off last season. He will be appearing in flashbacks scenes during an episode airing later this month.
DIABLO CODY WORKING ON 'BARBIE' MOVIE: Juno scribe Diablo Cody has been hired to write the script for the live-action Barbie movie currently in development. The producers of the film announced on Wednesday (March 4th,) "Diablo's unconventionality is just what Barbie needs. It signals we're going for a legitimately contemporary tone. We're bringing her on because she had great ideas, but even more importantly, she truly loves Barbie." A first draft of the script was written by Sex and the City's Jenny Bicks.
MARTHA STEWART AND MORE ANNOUNCED AS JUSTIN BIEBER ROASTERS: Justin Bieber may not have nabbed Seth Rogen for his upcoming Comedy Central roast but he has got a few big names in the bunch. Martha Stewart, Snoop Dogg, Ludacris, Shaquille O'Neal and Hannibal Buress will take the stage to rip into the pop star. They will join returning roasters Natasha Leggero and Jeffrey Ross. The roast will be hosted by Kevin Hart and airs on March 30th.