Keep up to date with all the latest from the entertainment world with the MD News Desk:
The Latest on TV:
- Let's hope they can bring the crazy back: Melrose Place returns tonight on the CW; TV Guide has all you need to know before you check in. It follows the second season premiere of 90210, which introduces a new golden boy, former Abercrombie & Fitch model Trevor Donovan.
- Woo-hoo! New episodes of Glee start tomorrow night! Playbill.com has a great Glee primer to get you up to speed, including interviews with stars Lea Michele and Matthew Morrison ... and news that Cheyenne Jackson will guest star!
- Stave off your Twilight and/or True Blood cravings with the series debut of The Vampire Diaries this Thursday. Cast includes former Lostie Ian Somerhalder.
Ride the Movies:
- Details may emerge soon for Universal Studio's Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Tune in to TCM:
- This Thursday: Turner Classic Movies salutes Sabu with a five movie marathon, including the classics The Thief of Bagdad and Jungle Book.
From Screen to Stage:
- The London stage version of The Shawshank Redemption opens this weekend.
- Get your green on: Shrek the Musical tour to start next summer.
- Pedro Almodóvar’s Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown heading to Broadway.
- Playbill.com previews the Fall 2009 Broadway season.
- Our pal Daniel at the Film Babble Blog kicks off Soundtrack Summer.
- Maksim Chmerkovskiy dishes on the next round of Dancing With the Stars.
Best of the Fests:
- What was hot at the Telluride Film Festival? George Clooney in Jason Reitman's Up in the Air, that's what.
- Is this the new B.A. Baracus?
- If things work out the way she wants, Tilda Swinton will be the new Auntie Mame.
- Confused by Oscar's new Best Picture voting rules? Entertainment Weekly's Dave Karger sorts it out for you. He also has a look at some early contenders for Best Actor and Best Actress.
- Pinocchio meets Cobra Starship.
- First look: Colin Firth and Lee Pace in Tom Ford's A Single Man.
- The Big Gay Musical hits Provincetown!
- Meet the new voice of Mickey Mouse.