8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Apr 11 2015

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Taraji P. Henson will publish a memoir in mid-2016 about her childhood in Washington, through her life as a single parent, and today a Hollywood star. (The New York Times
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Karl Lagerfeld turned down an opportunity for a role in Zoolander 2 saying, "I didn't like it. I'm not an actor." (Hello!
Veep creator, Armando Iannucci, will leave the series after four seasons. Curb Your Enthusiasm's David Mandel will take his place.  (The Hollywood Reporter
An Oregon woman know as the "Military Mistress" after marrying 14 servicemen and stealing their assets, is wanted for check fraud. (People
Convicted rapist and NFL defensive back Darren Sharper will be subjected to "penile plethysmograph," a test used to determine whether a sex offender will repeat a crime. (UPRoxx
Jon Bon Jovi has teamed up with TWC-Dimension for a new series, If I Wasn't a Rock Star, which will follow rockers as they return to their hometowns without their entourages. (Variety
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Three boys were taken into custody after several handguns and smoke devices were found at Skinner Middle School in Denver yesterday morning.  (The Denver Post
If you're headed to Coachella this weekend, brush up on all of the music you'll hear with this playlist. (Refinery 29
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