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Hey! I’m Emily, and this is your roundup of must-see entertainment and celebrity news headlines. Today, we have Ashley Tisdale publicly shaming her neighbor Kevin Smith, Zachary Levi serenading a patient at Children’s Mercy Hospital, why The Good Place is suddenly ending next season, and more…

TOP STORY: Michael Schur Pulls the Plug on ‘The Good Place’

During an interview with THR, The Good Place creator and showrunner Mike Schur announced that the upcoming season of the hit NBC comedy will be its last. However, Schur, who recently inked a five year, nine-figure deal with Universal Television, will continue to create content for the network.

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It’s surprising for fans to learn that The Good Place, which stars Kristen Bell and Ted Danson, and took home a 2019 Peabody Award is ending so soon. However, that was apparently always Schur’s plan. “Once I settled on four seasons, I didn’t tell anyone — except the writers,” he said. “But it was pretty much always four from early on as a general map.”

While every season thus far has been 13 episodes, the fifth and final season will have 14 episodes, with an hour-long finale. “We’re going full tilt until the end,” Schur assured viewers. “Everybody at the end of the day is happy that we’re going to end it the way we started it: at a breakneck speed, with a lot of crazy, wild twists and turns.”

CELEBS on SOCIAL MEDIA: Ashley Tisdale Publicly Shames Kevin Smith for Hit & Run

Former Disney star Ashley Tisdale did not appreciate it when her neighbor, director Kevin Smith scratched the mirror of her car, and the just drove away. Tweeting out to her 13.1 million followers, she put his hit and run move on blast tweeting “Classy move neighbor!”

A few hours later, Smith defended himself and responded with a public mea culpa to Tisdale. He tweeted “Apologies – I drive like Cruella de Vil in the Hills! However, I *did* do a courtesy stop. Then when you pulled away first, I was like “That’s soooo Sharpay…”

VIRAL MOMENT EVERYONE’S TALKING ABOUT: Zachary Levi & Selena Gomez Make a Hospital Visit

In one of the sweetest videos you will ever see on the Internet, while visiting Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri for Big Slick 10 Weekend, Shazam! star Zachary Levi serenaded patient Sophia Lineberger. Singer Selena Gomez was also sitting nearby, transfixed by the impromptu performance.

Other celebrities in attendance included Adam Scott, Al Roker, Jake Tapper and Paul Rudd.


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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO: Natalie Portman, 38. Johnny Depp, 56. Michael J. Fox, 58.

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