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Fast Track: Dave Grohl says 'No thanks' to 'Glee'

March 18, 2011

A roundup of entertainment headlines for Friday.

After Kings of Leon, Dave Grohl and Foo Fighters are standing up to the unstoppable onslaught of "Glee." (Hollywood Reporter)

If you leap it, he will come: Kevin Costner will play Superman's father. (Los Angeles Times)

Darren Aronofsky has suddenly decided he doesn't want to be in Japan for a year filming "The Wolverine" and has left the project. (Los Angeles Times)

He's not alone. Disney is temporarily suspending all operations in Tokyo. (Los Angeles Times)

Olivia Munn celebrated St. Patty's Day by getting totally tanked on "Today." (Huffington Post)

Damon Albarn of Gorillaz is about to finish work on his first opera, "Doctor Dee." (Idolator)

Could David O. Russell be directing a movie about boob-obsessed filmmaker Russ Meyer? (Deadline)

Karen Rodriguez is the latest "American Idol" hopeful to be sent home. (Los Angeles Times)

Groupon's "Lincoln Lawyer" ticket promotion has fueled a lot of advance sales. (Hollywood Reporter)

Charlie Sheen's "Torpedo of Truth" tour is expanding. (Los Angeles Times)

Two failed series in a row isn't stopping Jimmy Smits. He's back for a new pilot on NBC. (Entertainment Weekly)

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