1. In an new interview with NME, Sam Smith confirmed that he started working on his sophomore LP and has his eye on a few dream collaborations, including Dev Hynes of Blood Orange and singer Jessie Ware.
During the chat, he also revealed that he is not recording the next James Bond theme song: “No, I have no idea what that was about and I know as much as you do. You probably know more than me." [EW]
2. Speaking of Ms. Ware, the singer performed two new songs, “You & I (Forever)” and “Kind Of…Sometimes…Maybe," at the Flow Festival in Helsinki. [Consequence of Sound]
3. The news of a Power Rangers movie still may be a shock to some but it's really happening. The studio announced it's hitting theaters in 2016. [Cinema Blend]
4. Jyoti Amge, the world’s smallest woman, is joining the cast of "freaks" on the upcoming season of American Horror Story: Freak Show. [Variety]
5. When it comes to representations on TV, bisexuals still get the shaft. [The Daily Beast]
6. Lois Lowry, author of the seminal YA novel, The Giver, has fully endorsed the film adaption. Warning: Spoilers below.