Sam Champion mourns his father; Taylor Lautner gets comic booked

taylor-lautner-comic.jpgSome quick hits of celebrity news for your Tuesday:

"Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion is mourning the death of his father, Lt. Col. James H. Champion. He was 75. Champion was with his dad when he passed and has sent out thanks for the many condolences from "GMA" veiwers. [ ABC News/ @SamChampion]

"Twilight" star Taylor Lautner is the latest celeb to be immortalized in comic-book form in the "Fame" series. It hits stores on Wednesday (Oct. 27). [ Bluewater Productions]

Toni Collette is going to be a mom again. The "United States of Tara" star and husband Dave Galafassi are expecting their second child sometime in 2011. They have a 2 1/2-year-old daughter, Florence. [ People]