Star Scoop: A Scandal on the Set of SNL, Eva Longoria Gets Animated, Katy Perry Roars to No. 1

By  October 30, 2013

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We’re sure your calendars are already marked for Kerry Washington‘s Saturday Night Live hosting debut, but just in case you need more convincing, check out her promos alongside Taran Killam. If you want to do things the hard way, though, we could always call on reinforcement from Huck. [Entertainment Weekly]

If you thought Eva Longoria‘s days as a desperate housewife were over, think again. On November 6, she’ll debut in Mother Up, a new animated series exclusively on Hulu and Hulu Plus, as a former music executive who trades her fast-paced life in Manhattan for the quiet conventions of suburbia with two kids in tow. [GLAM Inbox]

In news we saw coming from a mile away, Katy Perry‘s PRISM has debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. With 286,000 units moved in the first week, Perry has had the highest first-week sales among female pop artists this year. Little monsters, it’s on you. [Vulture]

Broken Bells—the brainchild of producer Danger Mouse and Shins singer James Mercer—is teasing its second album, After the Disco, with a short dose of science fiction. The duo recruited Anton Yelchin and Kate Mara for a 7-minute film featuring music from their approaching January 2014 release. [GLAM Inbox]

Will Ferrell is taking a back seat to his anchorman alter ego. On November 21, the comedian will appear on Conan as Ron Burgundy—which means scotch will be flowing freely on set. [Variety]

Kerry Washington isn’t the only starlet confirming some major baby newsLaguna Beach and The Hills alum Kristin Cavallari is pregnant with her second child with husband, Chicago Bears starting quarterback Jay Cutler. [GLAM]