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ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK CANCELLED: It’s the end of an era at Netflix: The streamer announced Wednesday that Orange is the New Black — one of its first scripted shows — will conclude with Season 7 (premiering in 2019).
Big Bird Calls It Quits: Caroll Spinney, the 84-year-old puppeteer who has portrayed Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch on “Sesame Street” since the program’s premiere in 1969, announced Wednesday that he is stepping down from the roles. The show announced that Matt Vogel, “Sesame Street’s” puppet captain, will take over the role of Big Bird.
THE WORLD’S BEST TO LAUNCH AFTER SUPER BOWL: It doesn’t get more high-profile than this! CBS’ upcoming reality series, The World’s Best, will premiere right after the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 3rd, according to the network. James Corden is hosting, with RuPaul, Drew Barrymore and Faith Hill as judges. The 10-episode series has been described as a global talent competition featuring acts from all genres and all corners of the world.
Adrianna Grande Covers Her Pete Davidson Tattoo: Ariana Grande has put a Band-Aid over a certain recent tattoo. Grande was seen performing on Tuesday with a Band-Aid on her left ring finger, which happens to be the exact spot where Grande has a “Pete” tattoo.
KENDALL JENNER’S STALKER LOUNGING BY HER POOL? Security can only do so much when you have a mountain in your backyard. Kendall Jenner has another stalker, TMZ reports, and despite seriously upping her security, 37-year-old John Ford scaled the mountain in the back of her ritzy complex and ended up in her backyard, by the pool. By the time her security crew called police, he’d escaped. This was last week, but then he returned again on Tuesday and police caught him. He is being detained on a 5150 psychiatric hold. This isn’t his first time stalking Jenner: Ford was arrested last month for breaking into her community as well.
AND FINALLY, TODAY’S CELEBRITY TWEET OF THE DAY. ADMITTEDLY, YOU’VE GOT TO BE A CHILD OF THE 80’S (OR JUST A FAN OF 80’S POP MUSIC) TO REMEMBER THIS GUY, BUT I LIKE THE WAY HE THINKS!
I’ve decided from now on I’m going to exclusively refer to anyone particularly successful in their chosen field as “that big muckety-muck.”
— Richard Marx (@richardmarx) October 18, 2018