Johnny Depp On SpongeBob, Heidi Montag Premieres New Single, Timberlake Gets Real, And More

by | April 1, 2009 at 12:25 PM | The Ticker

Depp Gets Animated: SpongeBob Squarepants will get a visit from an A-lister, when Johnny Depp stops by for an episode of the Nickelodeon series. Depp will play Jack Kahuna Laguna, a surf guru who has to help SpongeBob escape from an island. “SpongeBob vs. The Big One” is part of a 10th anniversary special airing April 19th.

Look How Heidi’s Doin’: The season premiere of The Hills is right around the corner, but Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt never rest. Montag had her own premiere when she showcased her new single, ‘Look How I’m Doin,’ on Ryan Seacrest’s morning radio show. The song was penned by Cathy Dennis, the woman responsible for some of Katy Perry and Britney Spear’s tunes. Listen to Montag’s warbling HERE.

Idol Baby: American Idol season six contestant LaKisha Jones is expecting a baby with her hubby, financier Larry Davis. Jones has a 6-year old girl from a previous relationship. She’s also expecting another surprise this summer: her album, ‘So Glad I’m Me,’ drops May 16.

Timberlake Jumps Into Reality: Justin Timberlake’s new series, ‘The Phone,’ premieres April 16th on MTV. The show follows two teams of contestants led to participate in dangerous tasks by a mysterious stranger on the phone. The winner takes home $50,000, and tasks include “hanging off the edge of Seattle’s Space Needle to racing into a burning building to save a man’s life.”

Freeman Through The Wormhole: Morgan Freeman is heading to the Discovery Channel to host the new series, ‘Through The Worm Hole.’ The show looks into the possibility of life on other planets.