NEIL PATRICK HARRIS TO APPEAR ON 'INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO': James Lipton will go Inside the Actors Studio with Neil Patrick Harris. The host said in a statement, "We have a history of celebrating the Academy Awards on Inside the Actors Studio. This year we have the Oscar host himself, Neil Patrick Harris, making magic, literally and figuratively, on our stage." Neil's episode will air on Bravo on February 12th.
JADEN SMITH BOOKS HBO PILOT: Jaden Smith has landed an HBO pilot. The 16-year-old and Saturday Night Live alum Maya Rudolph will have recurring roles in the new comedy pilot called Brothers in Atlanta. The show stars Diallo Riddle and Bashir Salahuddin as best friends who navigate life and relationships in Atlanta. Jaden will be playing a "New Atlanta" teen who lives next door to Diallo's character.
CAST SET FOR NEW STEVE JOBS BIOPIC: Michael Fassbender will play Steve Jobs in Aaron Sorkin's upcoming biopic. Both Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio were previously attached to the role. The movie will also feature Seth Rogen as Steve Wozniak. Danny Boyle is set to direct.
CHRISTINE TAYLOR WILL BE BACK FOR 'ZOOLANDER' SEQUEL: Christine Taylor has confirmed that she will be back playing journalist Matilda Jeffries for the upcoming sequel to Zoolander. She told Entertainment Weekly, "I can tell you that I'm involved, but that's all I can say. I can tell you it's happening, but I can't tell you where Matilda's at and where their relationship is at. It's all top secret!" Christine's husband is the film's star, Ben Stiller. Justin Theroux has written the script and will also direct.
KEVIN SPACEY TO STAR IN COMEDY 'NINE LIVES': Kevin Spacey is taking a break from the drama of House of Cards with a new role in the comedy Nine Lives. According to The Wrap, "Spacey will star as a workaholic businessman who suffers a terrible accident that leaves him trapped in the body of the family cat." The film be directed by Barry Sonnenfeld from a script by Daniel Antoniazzi and Ben Shiffrin.