Chatting with Billy V: August 12, 2010

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Jennifer Lopez is reportedly out of the running to sit at the American Idol judges' table because her "demands got out of hand." It's been confirmed that Aerosmith rocker Steven Tyler has met with American Idol bosses and has emerged as a strong contender to sit on the judging panel with existing judge Randy Jackson.

Pixar's Toy Story 3 has grossed over $895 million worldwide, surpassing Finding Nemo's $867.8 million to become the highest grossing film in the movie company's history. It should also be mentioned that Toy Story 3 has only been in theaters for 7 weeks. Pixar films usually remain in some theaters around 30 weeks after the opening weekend.

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame plans to celebrate its 15th birthday with a look back at the year rock's king turned 21. An exhibit of photos taken of Elvis Presley in 1956 will open September 13 at the hall. Visitors also will see a new display of nearly 30 Presley artifacts on loan from the Graceland Archives.

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