The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Buckwild’ star found dead
Published: April 2, 2013 09:37AM
Updated: April 2, 2013 09:37AM
FILE - This Jan. 2, 2013 file photo shows Shain Gandee, from MTV's "Buckwild" reality series in New York. Gandee was found dead Monday, April 1, in a sport utility vehicle in a ditch along with his uncle and a third, unidentified person, authorities said. Kanawha County Sheriff's Department Cpl. B.D. Humphreys said the bodies of cast member, Shain Gandee, 21, his uncle David Gandee, 48, and the third person were found Monday near Sissonville. (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, file)

Here’s what’s happening in pop culture today – really, no April Fools:

• Shain Gandee, a member of the cast of MTV’s redneck reality show “Buckwild,” was found dead in a car with two other people in West Virginia. He was 21. [Entertainment Weekly]

• Jay Leno and Jimmy Fallon riffed on the rumors about “The Tonight Show,” set to music. [Vulture]

• No, Lady Gaga has not been cast in the new “X-Men” movie. Director Bryan Singer was playing an April Fool’s prank on us. [The Huffington Post]