Aurora Theater Shooting: Juror Dismissed in James Holmes Trial After Tearing Her Hair Out

A prospective juror was dismissed in the James Holmes trial on Tuesday after she fell to the ground in tears and tore her hair out.

Jury selection began Jan. 20 in the trial of the gunman who allegedly opened fire in a Colorado movie theater during a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises.

Personal Bests: See the Hottest These Stars Have Ever Looked

Unless they’re trying to win awards, being hot is a 24/7 mandate for today’s stars. But what happens when one of them takes a role that requires them to stand out from the pack? How do they raise the stakes? The answer is easy, even if getting there isn’t: They need to achieve superhuman levels of babe-itude.

In honor of our Hottest Bodies issue, let’s look at 10 actors who attained peak hotness for a role. If Oscar were a little more ripped, these are the roles they’d give him out for.

Judge Accepts James Holmes's Plea of Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity

A judge on Tuesday accepted James Holmes’s plea of not guilty by reason of insanity, setting the stage for a lengthy mental evaluation of the Colorado theater-shooting suspect.

Holmes is accused of opening fire in a packed Denver-area movie theater last summer, killing 12 people and injuring 70. He is charged with multiple counts of murder and attempted murder, and prosecutors are seeking the death penalty.

James Holmes Mailed Massacre Plans to School Psychiatrist: Report

James Holmes, the suspect in the Aurora movie theater shooting that left 12 dead and 58 injured, mailed planned details of his rampage to a University of Colorado psychiatrist before the July 20 attack, Fox News reports.

But according to a law enforcement source, the unopened package sat in a mailroom for as long as a week before it was discovered on Monday, July 23.

James Holmes, Aurora, Colorado, Shooting Suspect, Appears in Court

The man suspected in a horrific shooting rampage at a Colorado movie theater last Friday that left 12 people dead and 58 injured made his first appearance in court Monday morning – an introductory hearing ahead of what is expected to be a slew of criminal charges.

James Eagan Holmes, 24, appeared before an Arapahoe County judge in Centennial, Colo., and was advised of the charges he is likely to face.

The Victims of the Aurora, Colo., Theater Shooting

Ever since news broke of the heinous mass shooting in an Aurora, Colo., screening of The Dark Knight Rises Friday morning, everyone from President Obama to the film’s cast has offered their condolences to those affected by the tragedy.

Dark Knight Cast Heads Home to U.S. After Shooting, Canceled Premiere

Shocked and “keeping victims’ families in their thoughts,” The Dark Knight Rises cast jetted back to the states after Friday’s horrific shooting at a screening of their new film.

Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt were in France for the canceled Paris premiere, but took a Warner Brothers plane bound for Los Angeles on Saturday.

Jessica Ghawi's Boyfriend Calls Her 'Most Wonderful' Person

Friends say Dark Knight shooting victim Jessica Ghawi was an amazing person – but no one knew her quite like boyfriend Jay Meloff.

Jessica Ghawi's Brother Blogs Her Chilling Final Moments

Jordan Ghawi received one of the most horrific phone calls imaginable early Friday morning.

His mother, “hysterical and almost unintelligible,” phoned with news that his sister, 24-year-old Jessica Ghawi, had been shot at a midnight showing of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Colo., Jordan blogged Friday.

James Holmes Called Himself 'The Joker' after Batman Movie Massacre

James Holmes, the alleged gunman who killed 12 people and injured dozens during a screening of the Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises, described himself as the hero’s arch nemesis, a police official says.

“It clearly looks like a deranged individual. He had his hair painted red, he said he was ‘The Joker,’ obviously the enemy of Batman,” New York Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said Friday at a press conference.

The source of Kelly’s information wasn’t immediately clear – also, The Joker had green hair.