5 Things You Need To Know In Pop Culture Today! (April 12)

Here's a rundown of what's in the Pop Culture news this morning, corralled and curated for your viewing pleasure!

Helena Bonham Carter Jokes About Being An Aunt To Anne Hathaway's Son

After shouting out to Anne for the birth of her son, Helena realizes that technically, since she plays The Red Queen and Anne plays The White Queen in Alice In Wonderland: Through The Looking Glass, that technically, she's now an Aunt. See the clip here:


Marla Maples Gets Booted From Dancing With The Stars

Donald Trump's ex gets removed from the ballroom, but she was completely a champ about the outcome. She told E! the following: "We had such a good time. It just felt like your heart's just beginning to beat and be happier than ever and then you're like, ‘What?! It's over?' so now we have to go on to next. For whatever reason it is, it's here now."


Britney Spears Confirms Next Single "Make Me (Oooh)"

The Las Vegas Sun says they have insider knowledge that Britney's single is soon to get a music video, as well as that her album will drop a month after that. We're patiently waiting. Back in February, NME had reported that Larry Rudolph, Brit's manager, said about the new album that "It's different, it's a turn. The last few albums have been pretty straightforward pop. This is almost like if you can imagine Britney meets The Weeknd. It's got a really interesting vibe, it's a lot of really cool stuff.”

Vegas, we're back! Can't wait to see all your beautiful faces at @phvegas tonight for #PieceOfMe ❤️

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Justin Bieber Plays "Hotline Bling" On A Hotel Piano

Um, okay, so we knew the Biebs had some talent, but wow. Just wow! That's the most beautiful rendtion of "Hotline Bling" by Drake that we've ever heard!

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New TMNT Trailer Is Enthralling!

Check out the new TMNT Trailer for Out of the Shadows. Fred Armisen also voices the villain in this film according to NME, if that tells you any hysterical one liners that might be possible. 

Amy Cooper is a writer and pop culture fact nerd, and on multiple occasions has been referred to as a “Walking iPod.”