Monitor: April 19, 2013 |


Monitor: April 19, 2013

Babies, court dates, and birthdays


Halle Berry, 46, and fiancé Olivier Martinez, 47, will welcome their (genetically blessed) first child together sometime this fall…. And the Tiva fans go wild! NCIS star Michael Weatherly, 44, and wife Bojana Jankovi? will have their second child, also in the fall.


Two men were convicted on April 3 in England for plotting to kill singer Joss Stone, 25. The court found Junior Bradshaw, 32, and Kevin Liverpool, 35, guilty of conspiracy to murder and to rob…. A real estate developer who worked for Sylvester Stallone, 66, obtained a restraining order against the actor on April 2, claiming that Sly threatened to kill him. (Stallone’s lawyer has denied all charges.) The actor had sued the developer, Mohamed Hadid, who has appeared on Bravo’s Shahs of Sunset, over a work dispute.


Guitarist Richie Sambora, 53, left Bon Jovi’s world tour on April 3, citing personal issues.


Oscar-winning screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (Howards End, A Room With a View) died of natural causes on April 3 in NYC. She was 85…. The 86-year-old Irish actor Milo O’Shea, known for roles in movies such as Barbarella and Romeo and Juliet, passed away on April 2 in NYC…. Jane Henson, widow of Muppets creator Jim Henson and one of his key collaborators, died after a battle with cancer on April 2 at her home in Connecticut. She was 78.


April 14: Sarah Michelle Gellar, 36
April 19: James Franco, 35
April 24: Kelly Clarkson, 31
April 26: Channing Tatum, 33
Carol Burnett, 80