The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Young and the Restless’ on top
Published: May 1, 2013 10:30AM
Updated: May 2, 2013 10:04AM
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FILE - This Feb. 27, 2013 file photo shows actors Hunter King, left, and Max Ehrich from "The Young and the Restless," at the Hot New Faces of "The Young and the Restless" press junket at CBS Television City in Los Angeles. Both King and Ehrich have been nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Younger Actress and Actor respectively for their roles on the popular daytime series. Nominations for the 40th annual Daytime Emmy awards were announced on Wednesday morning. The award ceremony will be held June 16 in Beverly Hills, Calif., televised for the second year on the cable network HLN. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, file)

Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture:

• “The Young and the Restless” topped the Daytime Emmy nominations this morning, with 23. [Entertainment Weekly]

• Michael Fassbender and Natalie Portman will star in a new movie version of “Macbeth.” [The Hollywood Reporter]

• It looks like John Williams will be writing the music for the next “Star Wars” movie. [Vulture]