5 Things to Know About the Magic Mike Sequel

The Magic Mike sequel is oiling up and ready to get busy: Warner Bros. confirms to PEOPLE that the flick is due July 3, 2015, with, of course, star Channing Tatum returning. But as for that rumored title – Magic Mike: XXL– it’s not certain and might change, insiders say. Here’s five more things to know about the sexy sequel:

Erin Brockovich-Ellis Apologizes After Arrest for Driving Her Boat Intoxicated

Legal advocate and environmental activist Erin Brockovich-Ellis issued a public apology after her arrest for boating while intoxicated on Friday.

“At no time was the boat away from the dock and there was no public safety risk,” she said in a statement released on Sunday. “That being said, I take drunk driving very seriously, this was clearly a big mistake. I know better and I am very sorry.”

Erin Brockovich-Ellis Arrested for DUI in a Boat

Erin Brockovich-Ellis, the legal advocate portrayed on screen by Julia Roberts, was arrested for boating while intoxicated on Lake Mead near Las Vegas.

Brockovich-Ellis, 52, was booked into the Clark County Detention Center on Friday night and posted $1,000 bail.

Erin Brockovich's Real-Life Lawyer Dies

Los Angles legal eagle Edward L. Masry, the often-cranky personal-injury lawyer played by Albert Finney in the 2000 Oscar-winning Julia Roberts movie Erin Brockovich, died of complications from diabetes on Monday, said his son, Louis Masry. He was 73.

Masry and Brockovich, his legal assistant, became populist heroes when they won a $333 million settlement on behalf of more than 600 residents of the town of Hinkley, Calif., where they claimed a Pacific Gas & Electric’s gas-compressor station leaked carcinogens into the groundwater.

PASSAGES: Kelly Can't Kill Rumors

UNRESOLVED: ABC won’t confirm or deny news reports “Live With Regis and Kelly” host Kelly Ripa, 31, is seeking to reduce her role on the daytime soap “All My Children” when her contract expires, reports USA Today. In a statement released Monday, Ripa said, ” ‘All My Children’ has been and will continue to be a big part of my life.

The Real Brockovich Sued

On Sunday Julia Roberts may have won an Oscar for portraying her, but on Friday the real-life Erin Brockovich’s ex-husband, Steven Brockovich, sued the noted legal researcher in Los Angeles Superior Court, accusing her of defaming him in PEOPLE with claims that he was negligent in paying child support, say reports.