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Nick Cannon Hints He's Playing Richard Pryor in the Upcoming Biopic

Nick Cannon was a guest on TMZ Live yesterday, and he implied that he's been cast as Richard Pryor in the upcoming biopic about the late, great comedian. Cannon this week posted a side-by-side picture of himself (with his hair and facial hair grown out) and Pryor on Instagram and another picture of a young Pryor smoking a cigarette with the caption, "Picking up smoking cigarettes for the next few months so forgive me if I smell like an ashtray."

On TMZ, Cannon was cagey about confirming he's been cast as Pryor, but he did seem to imply pretty heavily that he's been working with director [...]

Mariah's Hello Kitty Room Is an Hour of Material Right There

Apparently being a musician, radio personality and father to Mimi's butterfly pupa left him with a lot of free time, since Nick Cannon's stand-up special Nick Cannon: Mr. Showbiz will air on Showtime Sunday, May 4. Did you know that Cannon was a staff writer on All That when he was 17? Did this just change everything you ever knew, for the better?

Report: Seth Meyers Still the 'Late Night' Frontrunner; Andy Cohen and Nick Cannon Also in the Mix

NBC announced a month ago that current Late Night host Jimmy Fallon will be promoted to host of The Tonight Show next year. The network has been slow to announce who Jimmy Fallon's replacement on Late Night will be, but TV Guide reports that the network is expected to name its new host in the next couple weeks. TV Guide confirms stories in The Post and THR that current SNL head writer and Weekend Update anchor Seth Meyers is the frontrunner for the job, but the report also mentions that NBC has two alternates in mind if Meyers doesn't take the gig: Watch What Happens Live host Andy [...]

Emma Stone and Andy Samberg Will Ring In MLK Day on 30 Rock

Early in the upcoming 30 Rock season, Jenna Maroney will have a part in a movie called Martin Luther King Day with Emma Stone, Andy Samberg, and Nick Cannon. Sounds like the parody-of-holiday-movies-crammed-with-celebrities to end all parodies-of-holiday-movies-crammed-with-celebrities.