First Dibs: Will Amanda Bynes Ever Get Past Throwing That Bong?

Did Ellen DeGeneres pirate a copy of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty? Is a Breaking Bad alum headed for Star Wars: Episode VII? What’s so special about Lone Survivor?

  • Amanda Bynes’s “bong toss” case might be dismissed if the actress stays out of trouble and goes to counseling for six months. Bynes didn’t appear in court for the announcement. [Fox News]
  • There’s an illegal copy of The Secret Life of Walter Mitty on the internet and it seems that it’s Ellen DeGeneres’s copy. The talk show host was sent an advance screener of the film so she could interview Ben Stiller about it, but it seems that someone has pirated it. [Eonline]
  • Jesse Plemons might go from Breaking Bad to Star Wars. The actor (who also appeared on Friday Night Lights) has reportedly been given a callback on his Star Wars: Episode VII audition. [Entertainment Weekly]
  • Mark Wahlberg’s new film, Lone Survivor, is more than a patriotic action flick. It’s a moving tribute to real life Navy SEALs who gave their lives in an attempt to assassinate a Taliban leader. [MTV News]

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