* It’s the end of a blood-sucking era – the stars of Twilight Breaking Dawn Part 2, including Robert Pattinson in a “Peter Pan green tux” took to the red carpet of the LA premiere for the final installment in the series.
* After performing on Live on Letterman last night, and helping to raise funds for those affected by Sandy, Soundgarden release King Animal today, the Seattle grunge-rock group’s first album in 16 years.
* The Rolling Stones have added another show to their US roster – at Jay-Z’s Barclays Centre. This week sees the premiere of the 2-hour-or-so documentary Crossfire Hurricane in New York on Tuesday night and airing on HBO on Thursday.
* South African police are looking for thieves who stole art worth $2 million from the Pretoria Art Museum on Sunday. 5 pieces were stolen from the museum’s permanent collection on Sunday when thieves posing as art students staged a daring arm robbery.
* Kevin Clash, the man behind the beloved puppet Elmo, is taking a leave of absence while allegations that he had an inappropriate relationship with an underage teen are being dealt with.