– The 4/21 edition of WWE SmackDown drew a final 3.3 broadcast rating. As noted yesterday, this rating took UPN to a fourth place finish overall for Thursday night among the networks.
– The Rock has signed on to shoot another movie this year called “Southland Tales” with Seann William Scott and Sarah Michelle Gellar. The movie, written by Richard Kelly, is a sci-fi set in 2008 Los Angeles as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Rock plays a character called Boxer Santaros, an action star stricken with amnesia whose life intertwines with Krysta Now (Gellar), an adult film star developing her own reality television project, and David Clark (Scott), a Hermosa Beach police officer who holds the key to a conspiracy. Principal photography is slated to begin on 7/1 in Los Angeles, CA.