Quickies: Tuesday, February 8 2011
By Noah Michelson
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> Cute couple alert: Chris Colfer and his new BFF Zac Efron took in a performance of the Spider-Man musical in NYC.
> Rumor has it Michael Patrick King is looking to bring a Sex And the City prequel to the big screen and Blake Lively is reportedly his first choice to play the role of young Carrie Bradshaw.
> Madonna is headed back our way -- well, at least to our home entertainment systems. The Blonde Ambition Tour (hitherto only available on laser disc), The Virgin Tour, and a remastered version of The Girlie Show Tour are set to be released on DVD and Blu Ray.
> Simon Cowell just announced that the winner of The X Factor, his American Idol-esque reality competition, which is finally landing on U.S. shores later this year, will receive a $5 million prize -- the largest in television history.
> Christina Aguilera may not know words to "The Star Spangled Banner," but she's not going to let that stop her from launching her first clothing line, a collaboration with Brazilian department store CA.