Monitor: May 24, 2013
Don’t go, Stefon! Saturday Night Live‘s Bill Hader, 34, revealed on May 14 that he’s leaving the sketch-comedy show after eight seasons.
Today‘s breaking news: Today show anchor Savannah Guthrie, 41, announced her engagement to political consultant Mike Feldman, 44, on May 13.
90210‘s Shenae Grimes, 23, wed British model Josh Beech near London on May 10.
As I Lay Dying singer Tim Lambesis, 32, was arrested in San Diego County on May 7 and accused of soliciting an undercover detective to kill his estranged wife. He has pleaded not guilty.
Legendary TV journalist Barbara Walters, 83, announced during The View on May 13 that she will be stepping away from on-air work as of next summer.
Filmmaker Bryan Forbes, who directed 1975’s The Stepford Wives and co-wrote 1992’s Chaplin, died at age 86 in England on May 8 after a long illness…. Psychologist Dr. Joyce Brothers, 85, an advice columnist and well-known film and TV personality, died of respiratory failure in Fort Lee, N.J., on May 13…. Actress Jeanne Cooper, 84, best known for her four decades on The Young and the Restless, died of an undisclosed illness on May 8 in L.A.
May 18: Tina Fey, 43
May 20: Busta Rhymes, 41
May 23: Jewel, 39
May 24: Bob Dylan, 72
John C. Reilly, 48
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