Coffee Talk: Paula Patton Joins 'Mission: Impossible 4'
It's time for your morning cup of entertainment news! Sip on this: Paula Patton is joining Tom Cruise in "Mission: Impossible 4." Snoop wants to be a Judge on "American Idol." Just because Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz aren't sailing around the Mediterranean anymore, it doesn't mean the honeymoon is over. Plus, First Couple Michelle and Barack Obama are more than Facebook friends.
Paula Patton’s been cuddled up with her little one for some time. Now the actress is headed back to work. She was cast alongside Tom Cruise in the “Mission: Impossible 4.” [EW]
Jamie Foxx will return to FOX as executive producer of a sketch comedy series starring comedian Affion Crockett (“Wild ‘N Out”). [FOX]
Snoop Dogg is the latest celebrity to express a desire to be a judge on “American Idol.” Remember when Diddy said he’d do it if he could get Simon Cowell’s salary? [EurWeb]
Speaking of Diddy… a former employee is suing him over possible age discrimination. Francesca Spero, 51, says Diddy fired her after she had hip surgery. Diddy’s people say there are many reasons why she was fired. [Vulture]
The honeymoon continues for Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz as the couple was seen having dinner at New York’s Via dei Mille. They had mixed veggies, Caprese salad and sea bass. [People]
Ladies night was ruled legal in NYC. A man filed a lawsuit claiming his civil rights were infringed upon because men often get charged more for at the door and for drinks. Sorry fellas! [Gothamist]
The first musical rendition of “Glee’s” season two premiere is inspired by Jay-Z and Alicia Keys’ “Empire State of Mind.” The spot airs on September 21. We can’t wait. [Vulture]
It’s obvious that Barack Obama is “in a relationship” on Facebook. There’s a photo of him and First Lady Michelle Obama holding hands on his FB page. Love it! [FB]
Anna Wintour has pulled together several top-name models and 150 looks for New York’s largest public fashion show ever. The show will feature high-end labels and more affordable brands as well. Naomi, Gisele, Coco and others are expected to walk the catwalk. [The Cut]