The Cricket’s Daily 3: A shake-up in Pawnee
Published: August 1, 2013 10:56AM
Updated: August 1, 2013 11:01AM
FILE - NBC's "Parks and Recreation" cast members Rob Lowe, left, and Rashida Jones are seen in April, 2012, left, and Feb, 2013 file photos. Lowe and Rashida Jones will leave the series after the 13th episode of the upcoming sixth season. They play characters Chris Traeger and Ann Perkins. The news was first reported by Buzzfeed. (AP Photo/Invision, File)

Here’s what’s happening in pop culture:

• Both Rashida Jones and Rob Lowe will be leaving “Parks & Recreation” in the middle of this season. [The Huffington Post]

• Chaz Ebert, widow of Roger Ebert, has launched a new Twitter feed, @ebertvoices, to keep Roger’s spirit alive online. []

• There’s a remake in the works for Brian De Palma’s “Scarface” (which, by the way, was a remake itself), and apparently David Yates, director of the last four “Harry Potter” movies, is in talks to direct it. [Vulture]