Star Scoop: Katy Perry’s Birthday Brunch with Michelle Obama, ‘Mad Men’ Takes Hawaii, Adam Sandler to go Wild Wild Western

By  October 26, 2012

Katy Perry’s birthday checklist: shout out from President Barack Obama? Check. CFDA/VOGUE Fashion Show at Hollywood’s Chateau Marmont? Double check. Lunch with Michelle Obama? Done! The 28-year-old California girl topped off her birthday week with a brunch date with the FLOTUS. Fancy! [E! Online]

Jessica Timberlake – has a ring to it, no? The newly-wedded Jessica Biel revealed that she will legally take hubby Justin Timberlake’s last name, but still use Biel for professional purposes. She told People that she hit the “jackpot of names” with the NSYNC-er’s famous surname. [MTV]

Don and Megan Draper are hitting Hawaii. Mad Men stars Jon Hamm and Jessica Paré were spotted filming season six of the AMC hit in the Aloha State. The need for a vacation just hit us really, really hard. [Huffington Post]

Adam Sandler is taking his funny man antics to the wild west in a new comedy, Ridiculous 6, which is apparently based on a 1960s western, The Magnificent Seven. The spoof will begin shooting next April. [MTV]

Elizabeth Taylor’s legacy is still going strong, so much so, that she tops Forbes’ list of top deceased celebrity earners. Her estate pulled in $210 million, followed by friend Michael Jackson, who earned $145 million. Both rival the top celebrity earners Oprah Winfrey ($165 million), Michael Bay ($150 million), and Steven Spielberg ($130 million) of 2012. [CNN]

It’s been over a year since Amy Winehouse’s untimely passing, and a Copenhagen production is telling her story in a new play to debut next year. Winehouse’s family had no involvement with the production set to open in January 2013 at the Danish Royal Theatre’s Red Room. [Today]

Skyfall just debuted, but that’s not stopping its screenwriter, John Logan, from crafting up the 24th installment of the James Bond franchise. Yes, there is more 007 to come. [Huffington Post]