August 28, 2002 11:50 AM

RELEASED: Country icon Johnny Cash, 70, checked out of a Nashville hospital Tuesday after staying overnight because of an allergic reaction. “It was either medicine or something he ate,” his manager told AP. … HONORED: Singer Michael Bolton, 49, received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Tuesday while on tour to promote his album “Only a Woman Like You.” His place on the pavement is directly across the street from Grauman’s Chinese Theater, notes the Associated Press. … INJURED: “Superman” star Margot Kidder, 53, is recuperating from a broken pelvis she sustained Sunday in Maine when her GMC Yukon hit a raised pavement and rolled over several times, the Associated Press reports. A friend of the actress says Kidder was in a lot of pain, but she’s not expected to need surgery and she’s “in good spirits.” … ANNOUNCED: CBS is resurrecting “The Beverly Hillbillies” as a reality series, reports Variety. The new show, based on a ’60s sitcom about an Ozark family that strikes oil and moves to the land of swimming pools and movie stars, will follow the adventures of a rural, lower-middle class family as they are transplanted from their humble digs to a Beverly Hills mansion. The project is tentatively titled “Real Beverly Hillbillies” and yes, Variety reports there will be a Granny. Ellie Mae’s critters must be jumping for joy.

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