taylor lautner comic Sam Champion mourns his father; Taylor Lautner gets comic bookedSome 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]

]]>Jon Stewart is the most influential man of 2010, according to AskMen. “The Daily Show” host tops a list that also includes Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, “Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner and Stewart’s Comedy Central compatriot Stephen Colbert. [AskMen] Those of you waiting breathlessly for Miley Cyrus‘ next thing will be pleased to know that she’s starring in a video called “The Big Bang” by Rock Mafia, a team of writers and producers who have worked with her before. The video debuts on Nov. 1. [E! Online] More very important news: “The Vampire Diaries” actor Michael Trevino reveals that he’ll be dressing as Pee Wee Herman for Halloween. Cue “Tequila.” [Latina.com] Follow Zap2it and Zap2itRick on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news. Photo credit: Bluewater Productions