Eavesdropping In: Anne Hathaway, Producer; McCourt, MLB Talk Dodgers Sale Settlement; Red Flag Wildfire Warning; Michael Lohan Jumps From 3rd-Story Balcony To Flee Cops; Bernie Madoff & Wife Attempted Suicide Together

by Emily Green · October 27, 2011

Anne Hathaway makes her first foray into showbiz behind the camera as producer for the Karl Gajdusek thriller in which she is set to star, Puzzler. [HuffPo]

Frank McCourt's bankruptcy trial has been put on hold for a month so the Dodgers owner can try to work out some sort of settlement with MLB  for him to sell the team. [LATimes]

A red flag warning of elevated fire dangers is in effect due to those Santa Ana winds. [KABC]

Less than 12 hours since his release from jail after getting booked for allegedly assaulting girlfriend Kate Major, Michael Lohan gets arrested again for trying to contact her, jumps off a third-story balcony to escape the cops. Obviously, all of this went down in Florida. [TMZ]

In a new "60 Minutes" interview, Bernie Madoff's estranged wife Ruth reveals the two attempted suicide together shortly after he was arrested for his billion-dollar Ponzi scheme. [Radar]