Brief news from elsewhere:
– Roger Ebert’s widow Chaz kicked off the 15th annual Roger Ebert Film Festival — the first one without him — in Champaign, Ill., Wednesday night. “I am so happy to be with you this evening. I was hoping my — I always called Roger ‘my boyfriend’ — my boyfriend would be with me, and he’s not. . . ” she said before a screening of “Days of Heaven” by Terrance Malick. “Thank you for giving me some place to go today. Thank you, I need this.” (Chicago Tribune)
– TMZ reminds us that these two people are still married to each other! Though by tomorrow, who knows, maybe not anymore.
– Robin Roberts of “Good Morning America” was sick last week and in the hospital but says that’s normal for someone like her in recovery from a bone-marrow transplant; Dick Van Dyke cancels an appearance, and his rep says he’s grappling with a neurological ailment. (People)