*Melissa McCarthy is set to star in Margie Claus, the wife of Santa who must save Christmas when the big guy goes missing. The comedy, which opens in November 2019, will feature Melissa singing for the first time on the big screen.
*Wonder Woman has become the most tweeted-about movie of 2017 with 2.19 million tweets so far.
*Kris Humphries sold his Beverly Hills home for $8.25 million. The Atlanta Hawks center and former Mr. Kim Kardashian bought it for $6.2 million only two years ago. (TMZ)
*Phil Collins postponed two upcoming shows due to a fall in his hotel room last night. Collins has a prior injury from a back operation that makes it harder for him to walk.
*Jessica Alba's Honest Company has to pay $1.55 million for being dishonest. The actress's company has settled a nationwide class action suit claiming that it misled customers about the ingredients in its laundry detergent, dish soap and multipurpose cleaner. According to the suit, the products contained a chemical that the company promised to leave out.
Customers who bought the products will be able to get a refund.
The eco-friendly company, founded by Alba in 2011, has been valued at nearly $2 billion.
TV ON SATURDAY PRIMETIME:
- To Tell the Truth Participants include a coffee addict and a butt model. (ABC)
- Saturday Night Live (repeat) Jimmy Fallon hosts; Harry Styles performs. (NBC)
TV ON SUNDAY PRIMETIME:
- Celebrity Family Feud (season premiere) Singer Kelly Clarkson vs. comic Amy Schumer; conservationist Bindi Irwin vs. actress Chrissy Metz. (ABC)
- Steve Harvey's Funderdome Inventions include a mount for smartphones and tablets, soap and toy building bricks. (ABC)
- $100,000 Pyramid (season premiere) Leslie Jones, LL Cool J, Tom Bergeron and Jennifer Nettles. (ABC)
- Tony Awards Theatrical honors hosted by Kevin Spacey. Appearing: Sara Bareilles, Glenn Close, Tina Fey, Sally Field, Josh Groban, Scarlett Johansson, Anna Kendrick, John Legend, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bette Midler, Olivia Wilde (CBS)
- 2017 Stanley Cup Finals Nashville hosts Pittsburgh in Game Six. (NBC)
- American Grit (season premiere) John Cena welcomes 17 competitors who either lost their grit or never had it. (FOX)
- Claws (series premiere) A dark comedy about five hardworking yet treacherous manicurists at a Florida nail salon. (TNT)
The Mummy starring Tom Cruise opens in theaters today.
On this day in 1973 Secretariat won the Triple Crown.
TWITTER BIRTHDAY SHOUT-OUTS:
#HappyBirthday to Natalie Portman. The actress turns 36.
#HappyBirthday to Johnny Depp. The actor turns 54.
#HappyBirthday to Michael J. Fox. The actor turns 56.