While you were working ...
August 30th, 2012
06:35 PM ET

While you were working ...

Today 's news you might've missed:

  • With a month to go till filming begins, the remake of "RoboCop" has made a switcheroo: Michael Keaton will be taking Hugh Laurie's spot as Raymond Sellars, the head exec of the company that creates RoboCop. [Deadline]
  • Also, in casting, Jorge Garcia's picked up a guest spot on an upcoming episode of "Once Upon a Time" as a giant, perhaps for a Jack and the Beanstalk storyline. Consider our interest piqued. [TVLine]
  • This reads so much like an off-brand "Sex and the City" episode we shouldn't even try and bring it to your attention, but the scene it paints is just priceless: The gossip on John Mayer is that he broke up with Katy Perry via email. Please note that "gossip" is the operative word here. [HollywoodLife]
  • The reports about "Beverly Hills 90210" actors Jennie Garth (Kelly) and Luke Perry (Dylan) finding love also sounds a lot like fan fiction, but hey, O.G. "90210" fans can dream - and they should keep dreaming, because a rep for Garth says there's zero truth to the hopeful rumors. [Gawker]
  • Shia LaBeouf would like you to believe he got his role in "Nymphomaniac" by sending in sex tapes of himself and his girlfriend. [HuffPo]
  • We know this didn't technically happen while you were working - more like while you were sleeping, perhaps - but it's still hilarious. We present to you, "Reasons Why Rebel Wilson Wins at Life," in video:

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soundoff (27 Responses)
  1. .•|•.

    Somebody just told me that Robin Roberts mom died, has anyone else heard that? Here RR & her sis are trying to save RR's life & they lose their mom...how sad. :(

    August 31, 2012 at 12:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • ah...

      Yes, I saw that, too. You're right, very said. I also saw that it has been ruled that Sly Stallone's son died of a heart attack, and that no drugs were involved. FYI

      August 31, 2012 at 12:35 pm | Report abuse |
    • .•|•.

      A heart attack? He wasn't very old, was he? Dang, ya just never know.

      August 31, 2012 at 12:47 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Tracie

    Mmmmmm I don't love him that much. He usually seems like a smart alec.

    August 31, 2012 at 11:18 am | Report abuse |
  3. Kissing

    i would rather kiss keaton then that skeeve

    August 31, 2012 at 10:13 am | Report abuse |
  4. kayton

    we love michael keaton

    August 31, 2012 at 9:29 am | Report abuse |
  5. kay

    Michael Keaton is too 1980s for this. He really isn't funny or an overly likeable actor.

    August 31, 2012 at 9:07 am | Report abuse |
  6. .•|•.

    I wasn't too sure about "Once Upon a Time" when it 1st came on, but, turned out to be a pretty good show. Lookin' forward to the new season!

    August 31, 2012 at 8:51 am | Report abuse |
    • ah...

      I got to admit, I like the show, too. I don't really see this Jorge Garcia as a giant, though. He's big, but not in a "giant" sort of way. I really liked him in Lost. I wonder if Alcatraz is coming back this season? Anybody know?

      August 31, 2012 at 9:18 am | Report abuse |
    • .•|•.

      Hi ah..., It seems like Alcatraz has been off air for awhile now. I haven't seen any ads for it at all. IDK, if there's a new season or not. (alot of help I am. Lol)

      August 31, 2012 at 12:36 pm | Report abuse |
  7. LMAO

    and singing the SSB for super bwl 2012–our own from nb...Marjorie Keaton ... ha!

    August 31, 2012 at 8:40 am | Report abuse |
  8. if u're here..

    myr(nerves)..need u to obsv with bnd...he said i got it..need ppl ad drs rehrsal wed.
    xo. nxt spr bwl! LOLOL

    August 31, 2012 at 8:38 am | Report abuse |
  9. strike 2

    great to see him back

    August 31, 2012 at 5:52 am | Report abuse |
  10. test

    test

    August 31, 2012 at 5:07 am | Report abuse |
  11. ooooooooo hotness

    got me all hot seeing that tie dye shirt.lol. bright enough yellow in that shirt I needed my sunglass and wanted to sing me some grateful dead....trucking Whoa whoa ...

    Truckin', like the do-dah man. Once told me "You got to play your hand"Sometimes your cards ain't worth a damn, if you don't lay'em down,Sometimes the light's all shinin' on me;Other times I can barely see.Lately it occurs to me What a long, strange trip it's been.

    August 31, 2012 at 12:07 am | Report abuse |
  12. Good Health John

    Hey John Mayer, I know you've just had your surgery and it must be terrifying. I hope all the best for you. Too bad you had to come to Hollywood for the medical attention because as soon as you landed you had paparazzi following you hungry to make up stories. Relax, heal, get well.

    August 30, 2012 at 11:58 pm | Report abuse |
  13. please

    katy perry is perfect of sokman...ready?
    BAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAWAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
    HEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

    August 30, 2012 at 9:42 pm | Report abuse |
  14. ah...

    So John Mayer dumped Katy Perry by email. Wow, that took some real balls. He said she partied too hard for him. It seems she has a hard time hanging on to a guy. Sokman, you still have a chance. lol

    August 30, 2012 at 9:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • .•|•.

      By e-mail, what a pansy! If Katy Perry knew of all the times Sokman said he'd drink her bath water, ya know, he might just stand a chance. "Go for it Sokman, I'll be rooting for ya"!

      August 31, 2012 at 8:46 am | Report abuse |
  15. Sokman

    His wife will make a smokin First Lady

    August 30, 2012 at 9:29 pm | Report abuse |
  16. flat tire

    vegas–respond on other stuff

    August 30, 2012 at 8:36 pm | Report abuse |
  17. M

    it means ok.

    August 30, 2012 at 8:34 pm | Report abuse |
  18. kay

    Who?

    August 30, 2012 at 8:20 pm | Report abuse |
    • YOUR NOT INVITED "KAY"

      BAAAAAAAAAAAAAAWAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHAAAAAAAAAA

      August 30, 2012 at 9:12 pm | Report abuse |
  19. vegasbday k?

    why did he vanish?

    August 30, 2012 at 6:50 pm | Report abuse |
  20. Goodness...

    where has he been?

    August 30, 2012 at 6:36 pm | Report abuse |

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