Steven Spielberg, Quincy Jones and Oprah Winfrey are going to produce a remake of ”The Color Purple”. Stephen Colbert musical director Jon Batiste is going to star in the film as a piano man named Grady

 

JENNIFER GARNER got a surprise for her 50th birthday:  A visit from her childhood idol DONNY OSMOND.

 

JOSH BROLIN lost out on the role of Batman to BEN AFFLECK.  But the next year he got Thanos, so it worked out.

 

KIEFER SUTHERLAND would like to do more “24”.  Quote, “If something were to be written that made sense to me and that I thought was going to contribute to the franchise then I would be behind it.”

 

The good news:  MARTIN LAWRENCE celebrated his 57th birthday this weekend.  The bad news:  Thanks to WILL SMITH, that “Bad Boys 4” payoff is probably a LONG way off.

 

WILMER VALDERRAMA would be willing to bring Fez to “That ’90s Show”, if the timing is right.

 

PETE DAVIDSON will voice Marmaduke the dog in an upcoming animated movie for Netflix.

 

Jack in the Box is selling a shake called Pineapple Express for a limited time.  But SETH ROGEN says it has NOTHING to do with his movie, of the same name.  Quote, “If we did a tie in, it would have to be to promote those bizarre [effing] diarrhea inducing taco things they sell.”

 

Another woman protested chicken-killing at a Minnesota Timberwolves game.  This one chained herself to a hoop stand.

 

RIHANNA and A$AP ROCKY are in Barbados together, despite rumors that he cheated.

 

BTS announced their next album will come out June 10th.