The Cricket’s Daily 3: People declares Paltrow “Most Beautiful Woman”
Published: April 24, 2013 09:26AM
Updated: April 25, 2013 10:40AM
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow attends the Tiffany & Co. Blue Book Ball at Rockefeller Center on Thursday, April 18, 2013 in New York. People magazine has named Paltrow as the World's Most Beautiful Woman for 2013. The 40-year-old actress tops the magazine's annual list of the "World's Most Beautiful," announced Wednesday, April 24, 2013. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Here’s what’s going on today in pop culture:

• People magazine has declared Gwyneth Paltrow “The World’s Most Beautiful Woman.” [Entertainment Weekly]

• A governmental hurdle has been cleared that will allow Universal Studios Hollywood to start building a West Coast version of “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.” [The Huffington Post]

• The reboot of the “Vacation” franchise, with Ed Helms playing the now-adult son of the Griswolds (Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo) has been tabled by New Line. [The Hollywood Reporter]