Water Cooler 3.15.12

Assistant Features Editor, Savannah Sawyer compiles the Water Cooler

Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli split

After 11 years of marriage, Jennie Garth and Peter Facinelli are calling it quits.

Garth is known from her role on the original airing of “90212,” while Facinelli is known for his role in the “Twilight” movie franchise.

First Lady to appear on ‘Late Show’

Michelle Obama will appear on the March 19 episode of “Late Show with David Letterman” to discuss her Joining Forces initiative.

The initiative supports military families and will soon mark its one-year anniversary.

The First Lady has also appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” recently to promote the initiative.

Drummer for Doobie Brothers dies

Michael Hossack, longtime drummer for the Doobie Brothers, died Monday at the age of 65.

According to the band’s manager, Bruce Cohn, Hossack died Monday at his home in Dubois, Wyo., of cancer.

Black Keys rock Madison Square Garden

The Black Keys performed at the legendary Madison Square Garden in New York City Monday night.

The duo, singer Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney, played a 90-minute set of more than 20 songs.

The English rock band, the Arctic Monkeys, opened for the band.

Kiefer Sutherland to return to television

Kiefer Sutherland plans to return to television with the new sci-fi drama, “Touch.”

The last time Sutherland appeared on television was when he starred in “24.” He was approached by Tim Kring, the writer for “Heroes” and Peter Chernin, former head of 20th Century Fox, about the new acting gig.

“Touch” will premiere on Fox on March 22.