The Cricket's Daily 3: Cheers at Cannes for 'Nebraska'
Published: June 6, 2013 12:12PM
Updated: May 28, 2013 09:07AM
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From left, actors Bruce Dern, Angela McEwan, director Alexander Payne, June Squibb and Will Forte pose during a photo call for the film Nebraska at the 66th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

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

• Director Alexander Payne's “Nebraska” received a standing ovation after its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival – one of the few films at the festival to be so universally lauded. [The Hollywood Reporter]

• Actress Amanda Bynes, lately known more for her personal problems than her onscreen talents, was arrested in Manhattan on Thursday night. She was charged with marijuana possession after allegedly throwing a bong out of her 36th-floor window. [NBC New York]

• A&E is cancelling its documentary series “Intervention,” after 13 seasons and 243 interventions (of which 156 are still sober). [Entertainment Weekly]