Paris Jackson is reportedly doing “much better” following her attempted suicide and hospitalization, according to E!.
Nonetheless, CNN reports that a judge has ordered an investigation into her well-being at the hands of her legal guardian, her grandmother Katherine, though the matriarch’s lawyers insist that they are “completely supportive of the judge’s action.”
Meanwhile, there’s talk that Paris’ birth mother, Debbie Rowe, could become her legal guardian if her daughter so wishes, though TMZ reports that this is not going over well with the Jackson brood. They “will fight Debbie ‘tooth and nail,’” says a source.
As if there wasn’t enough tumult in that family.
QUICK TAKES • Jane Lynch has filed for divorce from her wife of three years, Lara Embry. • Good Charlotte member (and Nicole Richie hubby) Joel Madden was booted from an Australian hotel for allegedly smoking pot in his room. • Brandi Glanville fired her assistant after she accused her of staging a fake burglary to hide the fact that she really lost her dog. • Heidi Klum stormed out of a N.Y. restaurant after getting into an argument with her boyfriend/bodyguard, Martin Kristen. • Journey’s Steve Perry is recovering from surgery to remove a cancerous mole on his face.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY • Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima is 32. • Actor Richard Ayoade (“The IT Crowd”) is 36. • Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd is 36. • Actor Jason Mewes (“Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back”) is 39. • Actor Timothy Busfield (“Revenge of the Nerds”) is 56. • Drummer Bun E. Carlos of Cheap Trick is 62. • Jazz pianist Chick Corea is 72. • Actor Jim Nabors (“Gomer Pyle, USMC”) is 83. • Singer Vic Damone is 85. • President George H. W. Bush is 89.
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