Lamar Odom Has Security Guarding Hospital Room 24/7 and More Celebrity News

We’ve rounded up some of the best stories of the day, featuring news items that you may have missed with Lamar Odom, Ellen DeGeneres, Mark Ruffalo and other celebrity news stories. 

Lamar Odom has a ’round the clock security team standing guard outside of his hospital room at Cedars-Sinai … making sure the NBA star’s privacy is protected at all times … TMZ Sports has learned.

We’re told the team wants to make sure Odom is comfortable and doesn’t have to worry about anyone on the premises sneaking photos of Lamar in his hospital bed or sneaking out info of his medical records. [TMZ]

Times sure have changed. When Ellen DeGeneres came out as a gay woman back in 1997, she was one of the first to break the Hollywood mold.

But, as she reveals in an episode of Oprah’s Master Class, set to air on Sunday, Oct. 25, she almost didn’t do it. [Us Weekly]

While chatting with The Huffington Post at GQ’s The Gentlemen’s Fund Awards in NYC on Thursday, Mark Ruffalo dropped a bomb that will make Marvel fans squeal with delight.

Ruffalo, who, of course, plays Bruce Banner/Hulk in the Avengers movies, is set to appear in Thor: Ragnarok and might even give audiences the chance to see something they never thought possible: The separation of Banner and Hulk. [Huffington Post]

It’s time to check in with Europe’s hottest prince, Prince Carl Philip of Sweden.

The royal Henry Cavill look-a-like was wearing only his finest garb this evening as he and Princess Sofia attended The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences’ Formal Gathering. No really, “Formal Gathering” is actually in the event title. [Socialite Life]

Imagine a world where the colors of the rainbow were limited to only a few shades that you could see. Several famous actors, musicians, and politicians are color blind.

Some of these famous color blind people cannot tell the difference between red and green, while others have trouble with blues. One of the former presidents of the United States of America is even color blind. [Ranker]

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice should be fairly epic, judging from these new images that debuted in Total Film magazine.

Stars Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill shed some light on why Gotham’s fearsome vigilante wants to destroy Metropolis’ superhero savior. [Pink Is the New Blog]

CBS has given freshman drama Limitless a full season order, EW has learned.

A follow-up to the Bradley Cooper-starring 2011 film, the series follows a man named Brian Finch (Jake McDorman), who discovers the brain-boosting power of NZT and is coerced by the FBI into using his extraordinary cognitive abilities to solve complex cases for them alongside Special Agent Rebecca Harris (Jennifer Carpenter). [Entertainment Weekly]