A spokeswoman for Catherine Zeta-Jones says the actress and her husband, Michael Douglas, are taking some time apart to evaluate and work on their marriage.
Zeta-Jones, 43, and Douglas, 68, were married in 2000. They have two children.
Joe Francis, the creator of Girls Gone Wild, has been sentenced to 270 days in jail and three years of probation for assaulting a woman at his Los Angeles mansion in 2011.
Deputy City Attorney Mitchell Fox says a judge Tuesday ordered the 40-year-old Francis to complete an anger management course and attend 52 sessions of psychological counseling.
Francis was convicted in May of five misdemeanor counts, including false imprisonment, assault and dissuading a witness from reporting a crime.
A boy for Bublé
Michael Bublé is a father.
The pop singer posted a picture of his wife, actress Luisana Lopilato, and their son, Noah, on his Instagram account Tuesday.
Lopilato gave birth to the couple’s first child early Tuesday in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Eads takes leave
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation will be without forensic scientist Nick Stokes for a while.
CBS said Wednesday that George Eads is taking a leave of absence after appearing in the show’s first three episodes of the upcoming season.
It’s unclear when or whether he’ll return.
CBS won’t comment on a Hollywood Reporter story that Eads got into an argument with a writer on the show about his character.
Among celebrity birthdays today: Actor-director Richard Attenborough is 90. Movie director William Friedkin is 78. Actor Elliott Gould is 75. TV personality Robin Leach is 72. Actress Rebecca DeMornay is 54. Singer Carl Martin is 43. Actress Carla Gugino is 42. Actor John Hensley is 36. Actress Lea Michele is 27. Singer Liam Payne is 20.