Sad news for the NBC family Kathie Lee Gifford is leaving the ‘Today’ show. According to the networks’s president, Gifford wants to focus on her film, music, and book projects. In a statement, she said, “I leave ‘Today’ with a grateful heart. But I’m truly excited for this new creative season in my life. Many thanks to all the wonderful people who made the years fly by.” The beloved morning television host will bid a final farewell to viewers next April.
The story of iconic Tejano singer Selena is coming to Netflix. The streaming giant says it is creating a scripted series based on Selena Quintanilla. “Selena: The Series”, is a coming-of-age story that follows Selena throughout her career. Her family is involved with the show’s development and will serve as Executive Producers. Selena’s story was previously told in a 1997 film biopic starring Jennifer Lopez.