News briefs: Depp is sexy, Harry Potter spoofs Twilight

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Dec 14, 2012, 4:09 PM EST

In a stretch, People magazine has named Alice in Wonderland star Johnny Depp as this year's Sexiest Man Alive (we kid. Everyone thinks he's the sexiest man alive).

FOX has confirmed that Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe will channel Robert Pattinson's Twilight character Edward Cullen in an episode of Fox's The Simpsons, "Treehouse of Horror XXII," which will lampoon the vampire franchise, Zap2It reported.

A new TV commercial, "Your Mind Is Our Business," has gone live for Rossum Corp., which as fans know is the nefarious corporate entity behind the mind-control technology on Fox's sci-fi series Dollhouse.

Iron Man 2 screenwriter Justin Theroux will write a draft of Space Invader, an astronaut romantic comedy movie at Fox, according to The Hollywood Reporter; Mike Lisbe and Nate Reger sold the project and penned the original draft of the comedy, which centers on a man who decides to go to space after he suspects that his longtime girlfriend, an astronaut, is cheating on him with another spacewalker. Will Arnett is attached to star.

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