Benedict Cumberbatch is featured on the cover of TIME, Jon Hamm will guest star in the final season of Parks and Recreation, TV networks opt out of airing President Obama’s speech and more in Last Lap.
- Benedict Cumberbatch makes the cover of TIME’s “Genius Issue.” As he should have. [@Time]
- Jon Hamm will guest star in Parks and Recreation as Ed, a National Parks employee with all of the looks and none of the brains. [EW]
- President Obama will speak about the country’s immigration system tonight, but ABC, NBC, and CBS will not be airing it due to ratings. And Shondaland. [CNN]
- Angelina Jolie tells Du Jour magazine that she is “absolutely” quitting the acting world. [Vanity Fair]
- Keira Knightley thinks that Cumberbatch’s fans are artistic, terrifying, and lovely.
- John Cameron Mitchell will star in Hedwig, the Tony-award-winning Broadway production he co-wrote. [EW]
- Matt Damon’s bromance with Ben Affleck continues as will host his best friend for Thanksgiving. [US]
- Spain’s Duchess of Alba, popularly known as Cayetana, died at 88. [Jezebel]
- Brooke Shields reminisces on her dating escapades with John F. Kennedy, Jr. and George Michael.
[Photo Credit: TIME]