Celeb Scoop: Colin Farrell Films in Merion

Plus: Pink’s in the hospital, the Green Lantern’s gay, Independence Day gets 3D treatment, and more of today’s celebrity news.

Colin Farrell Films in Merion. Colin Farrell and the folks from Dead Man Down used Merion as a stand-in for Long Island yesterday to shoot a scene in which Colin Farrell’s character rolls up to a mob boss’ mansion to rescue Noomi Rapace. [Delco Times]

Pink Admitted to Hospital. Doylestown’s Pink was recently admitted to the hospital. The singer tweeted out pictures of herself in a hospital bed hooked up to an IV drip. She’s being treated for the stomach flu and possible ulcers. [AOL]

The Green Lantern’s Gay. In older comics, Alan Scott a.k.a. the Green Lantern had a super son, named Obsidian, who was gay. When the comic universe rebooted and Alan Scott became younger, his son was no longer a character and writer James Robinson suggested that Alan Scott should come out of the closet. [EW]

Independence Day…in 3D?! Fox has announced that it will re-release Independence Day on July 4th 2013. This time Will Smith will welcome the aliens to Earth in 3D. [The Wrap]

Beyoncé Gets Animated. The singer—fresh off her return to the stage after giving birth to Blue Ivy in January—has nabbed her first post-pregnancy film role. She’ll be doing voice work for Epic—the new 3D film from the folks behind Ice Age. [E!]

Kristin Chenoweth Talks Philly. The GCB star talks about her Philly connections—including her upcoming country tour promoted by Larry Magid. The new stuff is great and all, but our Sorkin bias means we’ll always remember her as Annabeth Schott. [Inquirer]