Actress Lindsay Lohan has been hospitalized for an asthma attack, but is expected to be released soon, according to her publicist. Lohan was admitted to a Miami hospital Monday night after having difficulty breathing. Lohan was in Miami to celebrate New Years with her family. Her publicist said she's had asthma since she childhood, and that Lohan said in an email the humidity in Miami may have contributed to her attack.

Lohan is to begin shooting on her next film, Chapter 27, about Mark David Chapman, the man who murdered John Lennon, in about two weeks.  Lohan will play a fictional character who befriends Chapman, played by Jared Leto, in the days before the murder.