Monitor: August 2, 2013
Jesse Tyler Ferguson gets married, Penélope Cruz gives birth to a baby girl, and more
In the wake of Cory Monteith‘s tragic death, Glee co-creator Ryan Murphy has revealed that the Fox series will pay tribute to the actor during the third episode of season 5 (premiering Sept. 26). The series will then be preempted by baseball playoffs, giving Murphy and his team time to figure out their plan for moving forward without the 31-year-old, who died on July 13 from mixed-drug toxicity involving heroin and alcohol.
Modern Family star Jesse Tyler Ferguson, 37, and lawyer Justin Mikita, 27, got hitched in New York City on July 20…. Tina Turner, 73, and German music producer Erwin Bach, 57, tied the knot during a Swiss civil ceremony. The pair have been together for 27 years.
Maroon 5 frontman/Voice coach Adam Levine, 34, announced on July 16 that he’d proposed to model Behati Prinsloo, 24.
Penélope Cruz, 39, and Javier Bardem, 44, reportedly welcomed a baby girl on July 22 in Spain. The couple already have a 2-year-old son, Leo.
Legendary White House correspondent Helen Thomas, 92, died after a long illness in Washington, D.C., on July 20…. British actor Paul Bhattacharjee, known for his roles in Casino Royale and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, was found dead in East Sussex, England, on July 12. He was 53…. British comedian and director Mel Smith, 61, died of a heart attack in London on July 19.
July 27: Maya Rudolph, 41
July 31: B.J. Novak, 34; J.K. Rowling, 48
Aug. 1: Sam Mendes, 48
Aug. 2: Mary-Louise Parker, 49