Transcript for Cate Blanchett to Play Lucille Ball in Aaron Sorkin Biopic
news," happy Thursday, everybody and that music, there is a reason. Cate Blanchett has some 'splainin' to do. She is reportedly set to play Lucille ball in a new biopic. It will focus on ball's relationship with her first husband des arnaz who starred alongside her in "I love Lucy." Her two children are producing the film with Aaron amplified. Itta sedrttusos jlmll a at the time every day. I mean I could hear my neck muscles moving like different thingsnsid I Mey bodynd a when you tell people they're like, reyo U' crazy. Worse, it was debilitating. She stopped all of her hobbyes and worked only as muchto. I would end up in bed usually before lay there. I couldn't watch TV. It was too loud. I cou listen to music. Just basically had to lay there heartbeat and feel my brain spin. Reporter: Nine different doctors and not a seingl diagnosis. Constant dizzy spells with no answers. Until she found Dr. Quintin gopan a surgeon who diagnosed a rare condition. Superior semi circumstance Lal canal dehiscence. The organ in charge of using state-of-the-art x-ray imaging have discovered a painting of a mysterious man wrapped in a cloak underneath the more famous work. Wow. Experts suggesting it may, in fact, be an early self-portrait of the Dutch master. That's cool. Isn't that school? I love those kind of stories. Finally or maybe not we'll see how timing is, this next story is a really big dill. A Canadian farmer has grown this colossal cucumber. Oh, wow. Yes. Daniel -- I can't look at -- Daniel Tomblin believes big Larry -- He didn't name the cucumbcumber. He named his cucumber. You have to name it. He named it big Larry and it is the longest in the world. Measuring a whopping 44 inches in length. That's more than 3 1/2 feet long. He submitted big Larry to the guinness book of world records but it can take them up to 12 withins to respond so in the meantime, to preserve his prize possession he built a custom jar and plans to eventually turn the giant cucumber into one doozy of a dill pickle. Will big Larry shrink then. I would imagine there would be shrinkage. This is the most uncomfortable "Pop news" segment -- George is tearing up right now. It's -- I guess, okay. Finally, first there was Ike and Tina then it was sonny and Cher and now it's Mrs. Molly and smoke. ? the country music industry can be a dog eat dog world but in this case, everybody wins. "Dueling banjos." The paws look really different. Yes. Something is different about them. They both just had manicures and, George, that's a very special edition of "Pop news." This is going to be an Emmy nomination. Do you feel? Casting director has spoken. Thank you, Lara. Coming up, there's a
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