Edge On The Clock: The Weeknd Will Star In & Co-Write New Series For HBO

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Weeknd will star in and co-write a new series being developed at HBO. The series is currently going by the title The Idol, it will be about a female pop singer who strikes up a romance with an L.A. club owner that also leads a secret cult. The Weeknd, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, will be a co-writer and executive producer.

Plus, Harry Potter is making his magical return to Broadway. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will debut in November. The play is set 19 years after Harry, Ron and Hermione saved the wizard world.

And, a 70-year-old Massachusetts man has been arrested and charged in connection with the deaths of thousands of dollars’ worth of lobsters.

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