'Glee' to kick off live concert in May
Sick of singing along to "Glee" at home? Well, get ready to watch the performers live on tour. The Fox network said Monday that the cast of the Golden Globe award-winning show about a high school glee club will hit four cities in May, according to The Associated Press. "Glee Live In Concert" kicks off May 18 in Phoenix and will visit Los Angeles and Chicago, then wrap up at Radio City Music Hall on May 28 and 29. The show will include live performances of some of "Glee's" most memorable musical numbers including "Don't Stop Believin' " and "Sweet Caroline." Tickets go on sale March 13 at 9 a.m. "Glee" returns to TV on April 13.
'Shrek Forever' to open at Tribeca
"Shrek Forever After," the fourth installment of the jolly green ogre's adventures and the first in 3D, will raise the curtain at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival as its opening-night film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The DreamWorks Animation feature, directed by Mike Mitchell, will have its world premiere April 21 at the Manhattan fest. Shrek has always had a taste for fests - the first two movies in the franchise played the Cannes Film Festival.
Academy Award winners Charlize Theron, Barbra Streisand and Kathy Bates have joined the lineup as presenters for the Oscars, AP reports. Also announced Monday as Oscar presenters are past nominees Robert Downey Jr., Queen Latifah and "Pulp Fiction" co-stars Samuel L. Jackson and John Travolta. The acting veterans are joining younger stars previously announced as presenters, including Miley Cyrus, Zac Efron and "Twilight" co-stars Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner. The 82nd Oscar show airs live Sunday on ABC.