First Dibs: Film Legend Mickey Rooney Dies At 93

Brittany Daniel steams up Big Morning Buzz Live, HBO falls short on one of its biggest nights, and Chiwetel Ejiofor could turn into a bad guy.

  • Hollywood lost a legend late last night, as the world learned Mickey Rooney died. The short-statured star began his career in vaudeville, with his talent leading him through nearly 80 years in show business. He was with his family in Los Angeles when he passed away. [USA Today]
  • Did you catch The Game’s Brittany Daniel on Big Morning Buzz Live last week? If not, we’re hitting you with her interview, where she describes her romantic role on the BET series.
  • Looks like HBO Go is going to need more bandwidth. The cable channel’s streaming service went down last night, as Game Of Thrones began its fourth season. Problems continued through the debut of Silicon Valley and the season premiere of Veep. HBO, get it together! [E!]
  • Are fans ready for Chiwetel Ejiofor to become a villain in a James Bond flick? It’s actually not that far-fetched an idea. [MTV News]

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