BUZZINGS: Brittany Murphy’s Husband, Simon Monjack, Found Dead

Brittany Murphy’s widower, Simon Monjack was found dead in his Los Angeles home on Sunday night. The cause of death is still being investigated. He was 40. (PopEater)

Vampire Diaries dreamboat Ian Somerhalder is helping to solve BP oil spill with his handsomeness. You have to love a good looking man with a big, caring heart. (Wonderwall)

• Red alert! Paula Abdul is returning to American Idol for Simon Cowell’s sendoff episode. Wow, the team at Idol must really hate Simon, huh? (Hollywood Life)

• Remember Real Housewives of New York star Kelly Bensimon’s crazy breakdown on her show Thursday? Kelly denies that there was a problem and calls it a “breakthrough.” Uh, does she watch the show? (Huffington Post)

• In odd news: gay icon Dolly Parton lost a Dolly look-a-like contest to a drag queen in Santa Monica. (Starpulse)