Finally Friday! Get ready for the weekend with a new Pharrell music video, Jon Stewart’s plan for his Daily Show suits, and Britney Spears’ new hair color. All that and more in today’s headlines.
1. The Homeland Season 5 trailer was released. The 5th season will be set in Germany, so presumably there will be an entire episode set around a stakeout of a strudel cart. [ComingSoon.net]
2. James Franco is writing a book about imaginary conversations with Lana del Ray. Sorry to tell you James, but that book has already been written. It’s called “our dream journals”. [Vulture]
3. Pharrell Williams debuted his music video for “Freedom.” It is a gorgeous, breathtaking video for an inspirational song. Which makes it that much harder to be watching it in an office building on a Friday. [Ryan Seacrest]
4. Jon Stewart is auctioning off his Daily Show suits. In an alternate universe, Barney Stinson is checking his bank balance and cracking open his checkbook. [E! Online]
5. Britney Spears added lavender tips to her hair. We are purple with envy at how good she looks with her adventurous new ‘do! [Ryan Seacrest]
6. Josh Hutcherson and Jena Malone are starring in psychological thriller Rusted together. This is definitely a Ron Howard-directed follow up of The Hunger Games right? Please say that’s the case. [The Wrap]