BRAD PITT FILM REVS BIDDING WAR: Hollywood has sparked a bidding war over a project with Brad Pitt starring, Jerry Bruckheimer producing, Ehren Kruger writing and Joseph Kosinski directing. Offers from Paramount, MGM, Sony and Universal as well as streamers Netflix, Apple and Amazon have poured in, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The story focuses on racing, and British racing phenom Lewis Hamilton is also involved.
TORI SPELLING TALKS HOLIDAY PLANS: Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott‘s marriage is rumored to be on the rocks, and the star stepped out solo for the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball. While on the red carpet, she told E! of her holiday plans: “I don't want the holidays to be over. They go so quick. In theory, you really need to spread out Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas because I feel like they are way too close together. We need a month in between to really enjoy, take a break and get back up to DIY and bake again. We are super excited to totally DIY everything and bake. We have so many baking ideas. It's sneaking up on us.”
SPOTIFY REMOVES WORK OF KEVIN HART, JOHN MULANEY & MORE: Over the past week, Spotify has removed several albums by Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish, John Mulaney and hundreds of others over royalty disputes. Increasingly, comedians are seeking royalties when their jokes are played on streaming or radio.