The newsmakers of May are entering a new month. From new mom Sandra Bullock sharing Mother’s Day weekend with baby Louis to Bret Michaels surviving a brain hemorrhage and warning stroke, famous figures are moving on to the next phases of their lives. Here are the names atop USA TODAY’s Celebrity Heat Index for May, compiled from a measure of media exposure.
4. Robert Pattinson, 315
Hype starts building up to the June release of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse with a cast appearance on Oprah Winfrey’s show.
LEADERS BY CATEGORY: Top actor – Robert Pattinson Runner-up – John Travolta