Culture Cheat Sheet

09.25.13

Netflix Promises More ‘Arrested Development,’ Batman Prequel Coming to Fox

And Amanda Bynes misses court date.

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Netflix promises more Arrested Development. According to Netflix's chief content officer, fans can expect more episodes of Arrested Development in the future, once the busy cast manages to synch up their schedules. Because who needs a social life when you have a Netflix subscription? Vulture

Gotham, a Batman prequel series, is coming to Fox. The origin tale will be based on the character of Commissioner James Gordon, and The Mentalist show runner Bruno Heller has signed on to write it. Obviously, no one on the internet cares about this news, and avid comic book fans are being super calm about it. Hollywood Reporter

Vanessa Hudgens caught twerking on tape. The High School Musical star showed off her assets Tuesday night, performing with her new girl group YLA. Just when you thought you'd never have to define "twerking" for your parents or grandparents ever again. TMZ

Amanda Bynes may not be fit to stand trial. A judge decided on Tuesday to refer Amanda Bynes' drunken driving case to a mental-health court. LA Times

Lamar Odom tweets at his estranged father. What the diatribe lacked in grammatical proficiency, it made up for in drama. The embattled athlete accused his father of abandoning him as a child, and insisted that the Kardashians were his only family now. Odom did not address his alleged drug addiction or marital woes. New York Daily News