The Cricket’s Daily 3: The Producers Guild speaks
Published: January 3, 2014 07:53AM
Updated: January 6, 2014 07:44AM
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FILE - This 2007 publicity photo supplied by the CW shows Kristen Bell, who plays the title role in "Veronica Mars" on The CW Network. “Veronica Mars” creator Rob Thomas and stars of the TV show that aired from 2004-07 have launched an online fundraising campaign for a big-screen version. (AP Photo/CW, Michael Desmond, File)

Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture:

• The Producers Guild of America has named the 10 nominees for its Darryl F. Zanuck Award — the PGA’s equivalent of Best Picture (and an Oscar harbinger): “American Hustle,” “Blue Jasmine,” “Captain Phillips,” “Dallas Buyers Club,” “Gravity,” “Her,” “Nebraska,” “Saving Mr. Banks,” “12 Years a Slave” and “The Wolf of Wall Street.” [Vulture]

• The first trailer for the “Veronica Mars” movie is out. [Entertainment Weekly]

• Bob Grant, credited with being one of the first conservatives in talk radio and blazing a trail that gave the world Rush Limbaugh and Sean Hannity, has died at the age of 84. [The Hollywood Reporter]