There’s more going on in Hollywood than the Oscars and Charlie Sheen’s epic meltdown. Here are the other stories of the day.
The Voice Gets Coaches
NBC’s new singing competition series The Voice has founds two of its voices. The show, in which four musical mentors shepherd contestants through the competition after selecting them based only on their voices and not on their looks, has tapped “F*** You” singer Cee Lo Green and Maroon 5’s Adam Levine. The show will premiere Tuesday, April 26 at 9pm on NBC.
Matthew Morrison’s “Summer Rain”
Glee star Matthew Morrison is branching out on his own with his first single, “Summer Rain.” I dare you to make it through the entire song without convulsing in laughter. If Jack Johnson’s music is ever turned into a Broadway show, I know who I’d cast as the lead. Listen for yourself from this world premiere on Ryan Seacrest‘s radio show..
Sir Elton to Host SNL
Elton John is coming to Saturday Night Live, but just not to sing. John will serve as host on the April 2 episode. In addition, Zach Galifianakis will make his second appearance as host on March 12.
Show has renewed its two newest shows, the William H. Macy drama Shameless and the Matt LeBlanc comedy Episodes for second seasons. Shameless will get a 12-episode season 2 while it is still unknown how long the second season of Episodes will run.
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