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1:45 PM ET, November 21, 2010

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Nikki Finke / Deadline.com:
Lindsay Lohan Dumped For Malin Akerman In Matthew Wilder's Linda Lovelace Biopic  —  Malin Akerman (Couples Retreat, Watchmen, 27 Dresses) is now confirmed to replace Lindsay Lohan in Inferno: A Linda Lovelace Story. from director/writer Matthew Wilder's script which made the 2008 Black List.
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TMZ.com:
Lindsay Lohan — I Wasn't Fired, I Quit!  —  Lindsay Lohan made the choice to leave her latest film project, not the other way around ... sources close to LiLo tell TMZ.  —  It's been reported today that Lindsay was fired from the planned Linda Lovelace biopic “Inferno.”
E! Online:
Lindsay Lohan's Inferno Extinguished  —  You snooze, you lose.  You violate probation and have to take an extended stay in rehab...you lose.  —  Despite previous assurances that the production was ready and waiting for Lindsay Lohan, Inferno director Matthew Wilder exclusively tells E! …
TMZ.com:
Lindsay Lohan — Thanksgiving with Daddy  —  Lindsay Lohan will not be allowed to leave the state of California during the Thanksgiving holiday — so she'll be breaking bread with her father Michael on Turkey Day ... TMZ has learned.  —  As we first reported, Lohan was hoping to get permission …
TMZ.com:
Lindsay Lohan Replaced by Girl from ‘Watchmen’  —  Lindsay Lohan is out of the planned Linda Lovelace biopic and it took the film less than a day to find her replacement.  —  Malin Akerman — best known for her roles in “Watchmen” and “The Heartbreak Kid” — will play the lead role in …
RADAR:
Malin Akerman Catches Fire - Replaces Lindsay Lohan In Inferno  —  Director Matthew Wilder has wasted no time in replacing Lindsay Lohan as the star of his upcoming Inferno, RadarOnline.com has learned.  —  PHOTOS: Lindsay Lohan Smiles For The Cameras On Her Way Out To Dinner
Amy Kaufman / 24 Frames:
‘Inferno’ director: Lindsay Lohan didn't quit — we fired her  —  After months of waiting for Lindsay Lohan to emerge from jail and rehabilitation centers, director Matthew Wilder has finally axed Lindsay Lohan from his planned Linda Lovelace biopic, “Inferno.”
Discussion: Oh, The Scandal!
X17 Online:
Inferno Producers Drop Lindsay Lohan For Another Actress  —  Despite previously confirming that Lindsay Lohan was still set to play porn star Linda Lovelace in Inferno, director Matthew Wilder now reveals that they are dropping the troubled starlet.  “We are withdrawing our offer from Lindsay Lohan,” Wilder tells E! News.
Discussion: The Huffington Post
Us Weekly:
Lindsay Lohan Gets the Axe From Porn Biopic
Christine Fenno / PopEater:
Lindsay Lohan's ‘Inferno’ Role Goes Up in Smoke
TMZ.com:
Emergency at ‘Dancing’ Over Powder Substance  —  UPDATE #2 8:27 PM PT — A rep for ABC tells TMZ the substance was determined to be talcum powder by the LAFD and adds, “Measures were taken to secure the area and ensure the safety of personnel.”  —  UPDATE #1 8:20 PM PT — A rep for the FBI tells TMZ …
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Annie Barrett / Inside TV:
‘Dancing With the Stars’ …
Discussion: I'm Not Obsessed
PopEater:
How Does a Prince Pop the Question?  Some Secrets of William and Kate's Engagement  —  Prince William shared with the world that he proposed to longtime love Kate Middleton while they were vacationing in Kenya last month.  In a video interview (watch it on AisleDash) he explained …
Discussion: Perez Hilton
Christine Fenno / PopEater:
Anne Hathaway Impersonates Katie Holmes on ‘SNL’  —  Know what's pretty cool?  A new ‘Miley Cyrus Show’ sketch, starring cast newcomer Vanessa Bayer as the Disney darling, stole the show (again! — check out the first clip if you missed it) on ‘Saturday Night Live’ this weekend.
Discussion: omg!
James Hibberd / Hollywood Reporter:
Fox Moves ‘American Idol’ For Midseason  —  UPDATED: In a surprise scheduling move, Fox is shifting American Idol to Wednesdays and Thursdays for midseason.  —  The network is setting up its reality titan to exit Tuesday nights and invade the most lucrative evening of advertising revenue, Thursdays.
Discussion: PopEater and Perez Hilton
 
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Louise Matsakis / Wired:
Google is rolling out a new AI-powered ad format that shows shoppers how items of clothing would look on different skin tones and body types

Charlie Warzel / The Atlantic:
OpenAI's Scarlett Johansson debacle is merely a reminder of AI's manifest destiny philosophy: “This is happening, whether you like it or not”, consent be damned

Thomas Buckley / Bloomberg:
Pixar lays off ~175 employees, or around 14% of its workforce, the biggest restructuring in Pixar's history, and plans to stop making original shows for Disney+

 
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