Now that the weekend is all but a few hours away, you have plenty of time to read up on the next Queen Latifah movie, a new Melissa McCarthy comedy project on TV Land, and a great face-off on Lip Sync Battle. That and more in today’s headlines.
1. There is a perfect cameo in Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping. And if you’re a Lonely Island fan, we bet you can guess who it is. [Bustle]
2. Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone have sold a pilot to TV Land. They’re not Nobodies anymore, but they can most likely recall what early career struggles felt like. [TV Line]
3. Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah are probably starring in a road trip movie together. If that’s true we are, probably, super excited to go on that ride. [Vulture]
4. Zoe Saldana and Zachary Quinto will duke it out on Lip Sync Battle. Battle of the Star Trek Beyond stars, or battle of people with amazing eyebrows? [Billboard]
5. Hamilton “Carpool Karaoke” is officially a go. Why do they drive like they’re running out of time? [E! Online]
6. The director of Dope is the new helmer of The Flash. Let’s see if the second time is the charm for DC’s speedster film. [ComicBookMovie]