PEOPLE: Amber Heard's "Aquaman" outfit is true to form; "SNL's" Bobby Moynihan gets a sitcom; ESPN's Holly Rowe gets a lease on life

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Actress' "Aquaman" outfit is true to form

Amber Heard has given the world a first glimpse of her look as the underwater alien she plays in the upcoming "Aquaman" film.

Heard and "Aquaman" director James Wan shared photos of Heard in character as Aquaman's love interest, Mera, on Thursday. She posted a picture on Twitter with the note, "Meet Mera." Wan called Heard "exquisite."



'SNL' cast member leaving for CBS sitcom

Bobby Moynihan will leave "Saturday Night Live" following this weekend's season finale after nine seasons on the NBC show.

Deadline.com reports Moynihan is bowing out after CBS picked up the pilot for "Me, Myself & I," a sitcom starring Moynihan and John Larroquette.

Moynihan's best known recurring character is Drunk Uncle, who shows up to tell stories on the show's "Weekend Update" segment.



Holly Rowe gets extension at ESPN

Between dashing for interviews with coaches and chatting with NBA commissioner Adam Silver, Holly Rowe was back in her element Thursday night. It was a welcome respite for ESPN's veteran sideline reporter nearly two years after her initial cancer diagnosis.

ESPN has ensured Rowe a spot on those sidelines for years to come with a contract extension — fortunate timing for Rowe, whose cancer has recently recurred and spread.

Rowe told The Associated Press on Thursday that she is again battling cancer, sharing the news hours after ESPN announced it had extended her deal.

"I don't think about having cancer when I'm out here," Rowe told The Associated Press before tipoff of a WNBA game between Minnesota and New York, her first this season.

"Monday, I have a CAT scan and have treatment. I'll be a cancer patient on Monday. I'm not thinking about it today."

Rowe has been with the network for two decades.



Today's birthdays:
Singer-actress Cher is 71. Guitarist Jane Wiedlin of The Go-Go's is 59. Actor Bronson Pinchot is 58. Singer Susan Cowsill of The Cowsills is 58. Actor Tony Goldwyn is 57. TV personality Ted Allen is 52. Actress Mindy Cohn is 51. Rapper Busta Rhymes is 45. Actor Matt Czuchry is 40. Country singer Jon Pardi is 32.

                                                                                 — The Associated Press


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