UNDRESSED SERIES REBOOT IN WORKS AT MTV: The recently launched MTV Studios is set to bring back the classic MTV series Undressed, which explores the dynamics of young adult relationships. Roland Joffe, the two-time Oscar nominated director who created and executive produced the original series, which ran from 1999-2002, will exec produce the new series. MTV Studios is currently reimagining Daria and Aeon Flux (as Made) and The Real World. The Undressed revival news comes as MTV wraps up its fifth quarter of prime ratings growth, its best ratings in seven years.
EVA LONGORIA, AMERICAN FERRERA, ZOE SALDANA RALLY FOR LATINO VOTES: Eva Longoria, Rosario Dawson, Zoe Saldana, America Ferrera and Gina Rodriguez hit the streets of Miami Monday in a bid to rally people ahead of today’s (Tuesday) Election Day. “This cause of getting people out to vote is one of the most important things we can do as citizens,” Longoria told the Associated Press in an interview earlier in the day. “It's our job.” Ferrera added: “We're not out here as celebrities or actors or our professions. I'm the daughter of immigrants, I am a true blue American, I bleed red, white and blue.”
JESSE WILLIAMS CURATES SHOW ON BLACK ICONS, ORDINARY PEOPLE: Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams has introduced a new show at the Philip Martin Gallery in Culver City, “Celebrity and the Everyday” (through Dec. 22), a collection of photos by 80-year-old photographer Kwame S. Brathwaite. He curated the show with Williams and the artist's son Kwame Jr. The icons pictured include Muhammed Ali, Bob Marley, Ethel Parks and Elombe Brath. “You use the lens of media as marketing,” Williams told The Hollywood Reporter of the show. “Grey's Anatomy is marketing. Anything on TV, I mean look at the news, it's telling you how to feel about things. Unfortunately, it has been and continues to be incredibly important to have representation in the black community. Despite everything you're being told, despite the concepts and onslaught of conditioning around you, black is beautiful. Your life still matters.”
GREG KINNEAR IN TALKS TO STAR IN WAR OF THE WORLDS REMAKE: Greg Kinnear is in talks to star in Fox Network Group’s European remake of War of the Worlds, Deadline reports. The script was penned by Misfits’ Howard Overman.
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