Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Britney Spears' New Pet

Getting back to her shopping-intensive routine of life back home in Los Angeles, Britney Spears was escorted by her two bodyguards for a shopping session on Wednesday (September 30).

The "Gimme More" singer started things off with a trip to Target before opting to buy a pet parakeet from the California Pet Center in Calabasas.

The visit to Target followed a trip to the popular store the previous day - during which time Brit picked up a few Michael Jackson CDs among other purchases.

Miss Spears just returned back home after finishing up the North American run of Circus shows in Las Vegas this past weekend. Brintey's bow off duty until November, when she heads to Australia for a string of six shows.

Madonna at the Late Show with David Letterman

Hitting up the promotional circuit, Madonna was spotted as she arrived at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York City on Wednesday (September 30).

Smiling and offering up a wave as she made her entrance, the "Material Girl" happened to be paying the visit to CBS Studios for a taping of the "Late Show with David Letterman".

The visit comes as Madge is dealing with negative comments stemming from Michael Jackson tapes released in a book by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach.

An excerpt finds Jackson telling, "Madonna laid the law down to me before we went out. [She said] I am not going to Disneyland, OK? That's out. I said, 'I didn't ask to go to Disneyland.' She said, 'We are going to the restaurant. And afterwards, we are going to a strip bar.'"

He adds, "I said, 'I am not going to a strip bar, where they cross dress. Guys who are girls,' I said. 'I am not going to there. If that's how it is, forget this whole thing.' Afterwards, she wrote some mean things about me in the press. And I wrote that she is a nasty witch, after I was so kind to her."

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Britney Spears Downtime

Enjoying time off from stage duties, Britney Spears stopped by Target to buy a CD with her bodyguard in Los Angeles on Tuesday (September 29).

The “Gimme More” singer looked stylish in a flowing white dress, currently on break from her Circus tour before hitting up Australia for six shows in November.

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Kate Gosselin: Escorting Her Children

Tending to her motherly duties, Kate Gosselin was spotted taking her children to Prestige Gymnastics in Lancaster, Pennsylvania on Tuesday afternoon (September 29).

With a camera crew following along, the TLC reality star mom escorted her brood of kiddies past onlookers and paparazzi as they readied for the day’s lesson.

Monday, September 28, 2009

Rachel Bilson and Dita Von Teese at the amfAR

Taking part in the happenings surrounding Milan Fashion Week, some of Hollywood's lovely ladies made their way to the amfAR inaugural gala in Milan, Italy on Monday night (September 28).

With Rachel Bilson and Dita Von Teese both hitting the red carpet, the pair of beauties were all smiles as they posed for pictures upon arriving to La Permanente for the evening's festivities.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, the event is to be chaired by Janet Jackson, while Dita is lined up to perform a special burlesque routine for the attendees.

Talking about the event, Kevin Robert Frost, amfAR’s chief executive officer, said, "For amfAR, coming to Milan is like coming home—or at least like visiting your closest friends. The Italian fashion community has been incredibly welcoming and generous to amfAR.”

Mel Gibson is "The Beaver"

Getting to work on his latest project, Mel Gibson threw on a beaver hand puppet while shooting scenes for "The Beaver" in Upstate New York on Monday (September 28).

The film, which is directed by and co-stars Jodie Foster, is about "a guy walking around with a puppet of a beaver on his hand who treats it like a living creature."

As for his personal life, Mel is currently expecting a child with girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva - though the two have no plans to tie the knot at the current time.

Oksana recently told press: "We have no plans to marry whatsoever. I haven't thought about it. How could one not be impressed with such an intimate connection with the miracle of life? It's beautiful, children are beautiful."

Sunday, September 27, 2009

Vanessa Hudgens Back at Vancouver

Finished up with a short visit back home to Los Angeles, Vanessa Hudgens was in high spirits as she made her way to LAX Airport on Sunday (September 27).

The Disney damsel was on her way to catch an outbound flight for Vancouver - where she'll be continuing work on her new project, "Sucker Punch".

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Hudgens spent the previous day at the Neutrogena Fresh Faces Music Benefit.

There alongside "Heroes" hottie Hayden Panettiere, the twosome posed for pictures and mingled with guests at the Jim Henson Studios event.

Khloe Kardashian Got Married!

Having been outed as a couple just a month back, Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom tied the knot during an elegant ceremony at a Beverly Hills mansion on Sunday evening (September 27).

With the "I Do's" taking place at 5:12PM, Miss Kardashian was decked out in Vera Wang as her stepfather, Bruce Jenner, walked her down the aisle to marry her LA Lakers star beau.

Also taking part in the proceeding were Khloe's reality star sisters, Kim and Kourtney, with many of Odom's teammates including Kobe Bryant, Ron Artest and Luke Walton all on-hand for the festivities.

With stars such as Ryan Seacrest, Kelly Osbourne, Brittny Gastineau and Chelsea Handler all on the guest list, the group then headed off to let loose during a Hollywood nightclub-themed reception taking place in a tent on the property - with a four-course dinner on the slate and a DJ booked to keep the crowd moving until 11PM.

Saturday, September 26, 2009

Megan Fox Laughs and Jimmy Fallon Claps His Hands

he’s been awfully busy on the promotional trail as of late, and last night (September 25), Megan Fox stopped by “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.”

Looking lovely in a pink dress, the brunette hottie opened up about being neurotic about certain things. For example, Fox hates to touch dry paper, like newspaper and scripts, and has to lick her fingers before touching each page.

The actress continued on, admitting that as a teenager she once stole Mary Kate and Ashley cosmetics from a Wal-Mart and had to wrap presents for poor children as a punishment.

Tonight, the 23-year-old is set to host the season premiere of “Saturday Night Live” along musical guest “U2.”

Kate Beckinsale Holds a Box of Pizza

Out for a day of shopping and quality time with her daughter, Kate Beckinsale was spotted earlier today (September 26) in Pacific Palisades, CA.

The “Click” actress looked cute in short black shorts and a black tank as she took young Lily, their teeny tiny puppy, and some friends into a clothing store.

The ladies looked to be having a marvelous time as they tried on clothes, and while in the store ran into “Desperate Housewives” star, Marcia Cross.

In other news, Beckinsale’s lastest film “Whiteout” hit theatres mid-September and she has two films in the making, “Everybody’s Fine” and “April 23.”

Friday, September 25, 2009

Brad Pitt and Maddox Fights Their Way Out of the Big Apple

Drawing an end to their trip to the Big Apple, Brad Pitt and Maddox were spotted making their way out of New York City on Friday night (September 25).

The "Fight Club" stud first took his growing son to play at Dave & Busters in Times Square, with Maddox toting a take-out box as the pair then headed of to JFK Airport to catch an outbound flight.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Brad was in town to participate in the Clinton Global Initiative proceedings being held over the past few days.

Just last night, Pitt took the stage to give an update on his Make It Right foundation's post-Hurricane Katrina rebuilding effort - saying that the cost of building the homes is dropping, and "by the time all 150 promised homes are completed, the cost will be comparable to standard buildings."

"I don't know how we build any other way anywhere else," the 45-year-old said. "We can no longer tell ourselves that implementing this technology is too complex a problem because it's just been proven on this little spot on the map."

Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones: Double Birthday

In celebratory mode, Michael Douglas and wife Catherine Zeta Jones were in high spirits as the were spotted leaving their New York City apartment on Friday evening (September 25).

The happy pair were on their way to dinner to celebrate their shared birthday, as Douglas is 65 while Zeta-Jones turns 40 on this particular day.

The birthday outing comes as Douglas has been working on his new project, "Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps".

Meanwhile, Zeta-Jones has three new roles in the making, as she's signed on to star in "Dali", "Stompanato" and "Cleo".

Thursday, September 24, 2009

Halle Berry Hittin' Hollywood Hills

Taking care of her day's duties, Halle Berry was spotted making her way around town in Los Angeles on Thursday (September 24).

Joined by a gentleman staffer, the "Swordfish" sweetie first dropped by a studio in West Hollywood before heading to her friend's house in the Hollywood Hills.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Berry recently chatted with press about her boyfriend of four years, Gabriel Aubry, saying that she first laid eyes on the hunky model on a bus.

“He wasn’t riding on the bus, he was on the side of the bus, you know, he’s a model,” Halle said. “I saw the picture and I just thought, hmm. I just remember making a mental note of, ‘Wow, that’s a good-looking man,’ and then three days later, bam, there’s that good-looking man!”

While still not mentioning any plans of getting married, Berry tells of the long romance, “Four years. The longest relationship I’ve ever had, yes, yes the longest one. For me, that’s good!”

Jessica Alba with Big Bono

Recently returned home following a stay in NYC for the Clinton Global Initiative, Jessica Alba was spotted making her way around Los Angeles on Sunday (September 27).

Showing off a new hair color, the "Sin City" sweetie looked cute in a pair of daisy dukes and a singlet showing, which showed signs on the back of her neck that she's in the midst of laser removal to get rid of an old tattoo on her neck.

Meanwhile, Miss Alba recently chatted with People magazine about her growing daughter, Honor Marie Warren.

She tells, "I am a mother who shoves information down her throat, poor thing. I sing her songs about colors in Spanish and English when I'm cooking. Literally I integrate learning into everything I do. We're into colors because I feel that's something a 15-month-old can sort of identify. So now she kind of points to blue and says 'azul' and I say 'Yes, azul, muy bien!' It's slow going but she's sort of picking it up."

Kristin Cavallari: Pedi-Pamper

Out for an afternoon pampering session, Kristin Cavallari ventured over to a West Hollywood salon on Wednesday (September 23).

During the beauty outing, the MTV reality starlet plopped down in a chair and picked up a celebrity magazine as she was tended to by a staffer - leaving the shop in a pair of yellow flip-flops upon finishing her pedi session.

Meanwhile, Miss Cavallari recently chatted with Dan Levy about her regrets of introducing Heidi and Spencer Pratt (aka Speidi).

She tells, "I want to apologize to everybody, I had no idea what it would turn into."

The publicity outing comes just ahead of the season six premiere of "The Hills" next Tuesday (September 29) at 10PM on MTV.

Kourtney Kardashian: Baby Bulge

Showing off her growing baby bump, Kourtney Kardashian was spotted making her rounds in Calabasas on Wednesday (September 23).

The E! reality cutie was first spotted out at Marmalade Cafe for breakfast with babydaddy Scott Disick, then dropping her man off at home before hitting the gym for an hour long yoga session.

Meanwhile, Kourtney spent the previous day out shopping with Scott and sister Khloe, proudly proclaiming, "I love being pregnant."

Piping in, Scott then said, "I never in a million years thought she'd like to walk around with a belly and be happy. She's actually been on her best behavior somehow, which is weird. I thought I was gonna be in for a lot more than I am...She has an attitude even not pregnant, so I was used to it. She's actually been pretty wonderful the whole time, through it all."

And while they're anxiously awaiting their first child, it doesn't sound as if Scott's ready for more... yet.

He tells, "I don't want her to get ahead of herself and think we're gonna do this right away again."

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Britney Spears Goes for Coffee

Having come a long ways on both the personal and professional fronts over the past year, Britney Spears was spotted treating herself to a Starbucks coffee in Beverly Hills on Tuesday afternoon (September 22).

Joined by a gal pal and some staffers, the "Gimme More" singer seemed to be having a bit of trouble keeping her top to stay up, constantly playing with her shoulder strap as she passed by following paparazzi.

On the career front, Miss Spears happens to be enjoying a day off work before performing a show at the Staples Center tomorrow night (September 23).

From there, it's off to San Diego before knocking out two shows in Las Vegas - where she's rumored to be taping "A Night With Britney Spears" as an ABC special.

Khloe Kardashian Got Approved

Spotted out shopping together at Williams & Sonoma together just yesterday (September 21), Khloe Kardashian has gotten her mom’s approval to marrying boyfriend Lamar Odom after just one month of dating because she feels it is “romantic.”

“You know, that’s how Bruce [Jenner] and I met,” Kris Jenner told Ryan Seacrest on his KIIS-FM radio show Tuesday. “We met, and we were married four months later. Isn’t that romantic?”

Adding on about her own marriage, Kris says, “I just go by what I feel. If you meet somebody, you just know.”

When asked about an engagement ring, Khloe’s mom tells, “Not around here. I’ve been looking. If she got a ring, and she’s holding go out on me, I want one too.”

Jenner also joked when Seacrest asked if Bruce, Khloe’s stepfather, will be giving Khloe away at the ceremony, which takes place Sunday night at the LA-area home of music manager Irving Azoff.

“He’ll give her away,” she said. “He’ll send her right back down to San Diego to be with my mom.”

Kardashian, 25, and Odom, 29, will be tying the knot this coming Sunday.

Monday, September 21, 2009

Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom: Tying the Knot

Wasting no time when it comes to making their whirlwind love official, Khloe Kardashian is set to tie the knot with Lamar Odom this Sunday (September 27).

The E! reality star and her Lakers basketball beau will reportedly be saying their "I Do's" in the Los Angeles area, with guests to be notified of their invite via telephone.

Getting everything in order, Khloe and Lamar are said to have been spotted out over the weekend checking out the ring selection.

Of the couple, who've been together for just around a month, Khloe's sister Kim tells: "They're very, very happy. Khloe thinks he's amazing and makes her laugh and smile constantly."

Kate Gosselin: Picking Up Her Kids

Tending to her motherly duties, Kate Gosselin was spotted picking up the kids from school in Reading, Pennsylvania on Monday (September 21).

Chatting to a few parents before loading her brood into the car, the TLC reality star has been trading on and off with ex-husband Jon in caring for the kiddies.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Gosselin recently spoke at a Southern Women’s Show in Charlotte, NC, confirming that she does plan to get her own talk show.

She tells the Charlotte Observer, “I’ve been given the gift of gab, so why not use it?” Of her guest hosting on “The View,” Kate says it was “sort of like a career move, so I had to do it.”

Us magazine has confirmed that Gosselin joined Paula Deen at a pilot taping in NYC over the weekend. Comedian Julie Gold, former CBS talent Rene Syler and Lee Woodruff, wife of former “ABC World News” anchor Bob Woodruff, are among the other women being considered for the show.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Alyson Hannigan at the Emmy Awards

She has always followed her own intuition when it comes to fashion, and at tonight’s Primetime Emmy Awards, Alyson Hannigan definitely dressed to impress.

The “American Pie” actress looked lovely as she arrived at the big shindig, sporting a sexy black strapless gown with a slight train and her trademark long red locks.

Prior to the show, Billy Bush asked Alyson if she’d be heckling her “How I Met Your Mother” costar Neil Patrick Harris, who is the host of the evening. She replied, “Oh no, I’m totally here to support him and, yeah, I’m so excited to see what he’s got up his sleeve.”

As for the success of her show, Hannigan commented, “We’re sort of the tortoise in ‘The Tortoise and the Hare.’ We’ve had our die-hard fans who have followed us and it kept building and building.”

Winning the 2009 Emmy Awards

Each year, the Primetime Emmy Awards are a highlight of the entertainment industry’s fall season, and this year’s shindig definitely didn’t disappoint.

With Neil Patrick Harris manning the helm, the 61st incarnation of the Emmy’s had plenty of memorable moments and appearances, with a bevy of trophies being handed out.

Beginning with the red carpet, preggers celebs like Kourtney Kardashian and Heidi Klum were all about showing off their motherly figures, while young Hollywood hotties like Leighton Meester, Jessica Lowndes, and Blake Lively all made their mark.

As for the night’s big winners, the list is as follows:

Outstanding Comedy Series: “30 Rock,” NBC Outstanding Drama Series: “Mad Men” AMC Outstanding Actor, Drama Series: Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad,” AMC Actor, Comedy Series: Alec Baldwin, "30 Rock," NBC. Actress, Comedy Series: Toni Collette, "United States of Tara," Showtime. Supporting Actor, Drama Series: Michael Emerson, "Lost," ABC. Supporting Actress, Drama Series: Cherry Jones, "24," Fox. Supporting Actor, Comedy Series: Jon Cryer, "Two and a Half Men," CBS. Supporting Actress, Comedy Series: Kristin Chenoweth, "Pushing Daisies," ABC. Miniseries: "Little Dorrit" PBS. Made-for-TV Movie: "Grey Gardens," HBO. Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Brendan Gleeson, "Into the Storm," HBO. Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Jessica Lange, "Grey Gardens," HBO. Supporting Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Ken Howard, "Grey Gardens," HBO. Supporting Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Shohreh Aghdashloo, "House of Saddam," HBO. Directing for a Comedy Series: "The Office: Stress Relief," Jeff Blitz, NBC. Directing for a Drama Series: "ER: And in the End," Rod Holcomb, NBC. Directing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Series: "American Idol: Show 833 (The Final Three)," Bruce Gowers, Fox. Directing for a Miniseries, Movie, or Dramatic Special: "Little Dorrit: Part 1," Dearbhla Walsh, PBS. Variety, Music, or Comedy Series: "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," Comedy Central. Reality-Competition Program: "The Amazing Race," CBS. Writing for a Comedy Series: "30 Rock: Reunion," Matt Hubbard, NBC. Writing for a Drama Series: "Mad Men: Meditations in an Emergency," Kater Gordon and Matthew Weiner, AMC. Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Series: "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," Comedy Central. Writing for a Miniseries, Movie, or Dramatic Special: "Little Dorrit," Andrew Davies, PBS. Host, Reality or Reality-Competition Program: Jeff Probst, "Survivor," CBS. Original Music and Lyrics: "81st Annual Academy Awards: Song Title: Hugh Jackman Opening Number," ABC.

Eva Longoria's Paris Prowl

Looking to be in good spirits despite the long flight from LAX to Paris, France, Eva Longoria was spotted having lunch earlier today (September 19).

The “Desperate Housewives” actress dined with a friend at L’Avenue and eventually made her way back to the Hotel Bristol all the while looking adorable in a black tank, high-waisted skirt and flats.

In recent news, Ms Longoria hosted the annual ALMA Awards held at UCLA’s Royce Hall on Thursday night (September 17) alongside George Lopez.

The awards recognize the achievements of Hispanic artists in movies, TV and music. Some of this year’s winners include: Penelope Cruz, Jessica Alba and Selena Gomez.

Don’t miss out on the season premiere of “Desperate Housewives” on Sunday, September 27 on ABC.

Jessica Alba and Honor Marie’s Afternoon Stroll

Taking advantage of a break from her work duties, Jessica Alba ventured out with Honor Marie in Beverly Hills, California on Saturday (September 19).

Joined by a gal pal, the "Sin City" star pushed her adorable daughter along in her stroller while paying a stop at the local Urth Caffe.

With a new teaser trailer just being released, Jessica recently put in work on the star-studded Garry Marshall directed romantic comedy, "Valentine's Day"

The film is about "intertwining couples and singles in Los Angeles breaking-up and making-up based on the pressures and expectations of Valentine's Day."

Friday, September 18, 2009

“Hills” Hotties Shoot Sexy

Being in the ever-so-fortunate position of getting paid to shop, the stars of "The Hills" were spotted imbibing on an afternoon retail romp at The Grove shopping center in Los Angeles on Friday (September 18).

With Audrina Patridge, Lauren Bosworth and Stephanie Pratt all on-hand, the trio imitated "Sex and the City" as they laughed amongst one another while filming the new opening credits for their hit MTV reality show.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, season 6 of "The Hills" finally makes its way to the air with a big premiere scheduled for September 29th at 10PM.

In what happens to be Miss Patridge's final season on the reality series, the brunette beauty previously told press: “I’m almost done with ‘The Hills’ - we’re in the middle of finishing these episodes, and I’ll be leaving then."

Set to develop her very own reality show, Audrina added, "It feels like I’m graduating. I’m taking the next step and growing up and maturing and moving on in my life.”

George and Elisabetta: Riding it Hard

Back home in the States, George Clooney and his girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis were spotted returning home on the "Ocean's 11" hunk's motorcycle in Los Angeles on Friday (September 18).

Keeping safe with their protective helmets, the twosome cruised down the street as Elisabetta held on tight to her hunky actor beau.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, George and Elisabetta recently have been traveling the globe - making stops in Toronto and Venice for promotional duties.

Clooney has been boosting interest in his new movie, "The Men Who Stare at Goats," which hits theaters on November 6, 2009.

Thursday, September 17, 2009

Kourtney Kardashian at Beverly Hills

Showing off her growing baby bump, Kourtney Kardashian joined boyfriend Scott Disick to hit up a pre-awards gift lounge in Beverly Hills on Thursday afternoon (September 17).

The E! reality beauty and her babydaddy strolled along side-by-side past awaiting paparazzi, with Scott carrying a load of gift bags following the day's outing.

Meanwhile, it sounds as if Kourtney is having a tough time coping with her growing need for maternity clothes - instead opting to ransack sister Khloe's wardrobe.

The 30-year-old's little sis, Kim, tells, "She's huge. She is huuuuge! I think she's in denial of buying maternity clothes, because she just borrows Khloe's clothes."

"Khloé is going to kill me for saying that, but it's really because Khloé is so much taller," Kim adds. "Kourtney will take Khloé's top and wear it as a dress...She will not buy maternity clothes. I don't know what's wrong with her."

Lauren Conrad and Whitney Port at VH1

They've both moved on from their former roles on "The Hills," but Lauren Conrad and Whitney Port were back together side-by-side in New York City on Thursday night (September 17).

The MTV reality star hotties looked dazzling as they worked the red carpet at the VH1 Divas show at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, laughing alongside one another as they posed for pictures and chatted with press.

With Paula Abdul acting as the night's host, the show features a star-studded lineup of performers including Kelly Clarkson, Miley Cyrus, Adele, Leona Lewis and Jordin Sparks.

The benefit concert sees funds directed towards VH1's Save the Music Foundation, which is "a nonprofit that seeks to restore music education in American public schools."

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony Meets Pelosi Privately

Spending the day in the nation's capital, Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony paid a visit to Capitol Hill for a private audience with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday (September 16).

The happy couple made the trip on Marc's 41st birthday for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Gala, where Marc will be honored with President and First Lady Obama in attendance.

As for the visit to the Speaker’s balcony, J Lo and Marc helped to promote Hispanic Heritage Month, as well as education initiatives for Latino children.

Press reports tell that Miss Pelosi said the appearance by the stars was “thrilling because they are so loved by the young people in America.”

The Speaker added, “We are pleased that the came the same day that in the House we are debating a bill on higher education.”

Tila Tequila Sues Shawne Merriman

Continuing to push forward in her hopes of getting justice, Tila Tequila met with a new lawyer in Beverly Hills on Wednesday afternoon (September 16).

The Singapore sweetheart is trying to contest NFL player Shawne Merriman in a civil matter, based on the alleged violet events that occurred in the early hours of September 7th.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, the San Diego D.A. office released a statement last week, announcing that the charges against Merriman were dropped, forcing Tila to stay strong and committed to fighting the case in civil court.

Aside from her legal matters, Tila was on her Twitter account this morning, telling of her aspirations to become an adoptive mother.

She tweets, "I want to adopt a son so bad! A boy! He would be Mama's boy and I would be so proud of him! *tears* ugh...ok enough daydreaming! GET UP!"

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Eva Longoria Out of Meds

Looking radiant in a long white dress, Eva Longoria ventured out for a midday visit to a medical building in Beverly Hills on Tuesday (September 14).

The day's outing comes as the 34-year-old actress has been busily working on the set of "Desperate Housewives" - which sees in its latest season's premiere on Sunday, September 27 at 9/8C on ABC.

Meanwhile, Eva also is looking forward to co-hosting duties alongside George Lopez at the 2009 ALMA Awards, which will take place on September 17 at Royce Hall on the UCLA campus and broadcast the following day at 8PM EST on ABC.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Salma Hayek and Oscar de la Hoya are among the night's special honorees, while musical acts including Shakira, David Archuleta, Nelly Furtado, Sean Kingston and Pitbull will all be taking the stage.

Paris Hilton Out of Vacation

Back in the States after a lengthy romp around Europe, Paris Hilton was all about spending her hard earned money on Tuesday afternoon (September 15).

Taking photos of awaiting photographers with her cell phone as she hopped out of her SUV, the hotel heiress first dropped by the popular Fred Segal shop in West Hollywood before continuing along with stops at Rite Aid and Room Service.

The day's retail romp comes just as the socialite finds herself as the subject of a legal fight in Germany after bailing on multiple scheduled appearances.

"Paris Hilton has dishonored all appointments and contracts—the dinner with 18 high-ranking guests, the appearance at the bar, the autograph session at Mediastar. We are incredibly disappointed," Medistar organizer Michael Marx told press, adding that legal action is being planned against Miss Hilton.

Jude Law Uses His Cell Phone in the Big Apple

Enjoying the gorgeous weather in New York City, Jude Law was spotted earlier today (September 14) chatting away on his cell phone.

The “Cold Mountain” actor stepped away from his lunch to take a call, and didn’t look too happy when the paparazzi showed up to snap his photo.

Mr Law recently returned to Broadway after 14 years (His first Broadway performance was a sex comedy called “Indiscretions.”) and has already made quite an impact in the play, “Hamlet.”

Of Jude’s performance, British actress, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who plays the devoted and ill-fated Ophelia, says, "Jude brings dynamic, visceral energy to the part."

And in other news, the actor’s baby mama, Samantha Burke, is due October 6 – the same day “Hamlet” officially opens at the Broadhurst Theatre in NY.

Gaga Bumps into Madonna at MJ's show

Back out just one night after attending the MTV Video Music Awards, Lady GaGa was on-hand for the Marc Jacobs 2010 Spring Fashion Show at the NY State Armory on Monday night (September 14).

Joining up with Madonna (who was out with beau Jesus Luz) and Marc Jacobs for a few photo ops, the "Poker Face" singer then headed along on her way to check out the latest styles from the popular designer.

Meanwhile, it sounds as if GaGa has garnered the respect of the Material Girl, who told press at the VMAs: “I just saw Lady GaGa. She looks like she’s going to carnival in Venice, very beautiful.”

When asked if the many comparisons of the two have caused any ill feelings, Madge replied, “No, I’m very flattered.”

Monday, September 14, 2009

Beyonce Stars in Video of the Year

Taking home the big prize of the evening, Beyonce Knowles was chosen for Video of the Year for "Single Ladies" at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night (September 13).

Ever the gracious winner, Miss Knowles kindly invited Taylor Swift onstage upon receiving her moonman - making up for Kanye West's rude interruption earlier in the night.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Swift previously was in the middle of accepting her award for Best Female Video - besting Beyonce - when she was interrupted by Kanye West.

While Kanye announced that Beyonce should have won, Miss Swift let bygones be bygones, but happily took the stage beside Knowles later in the evening to thank those who helped out with her hit video.

"Twilight" Stars Paraded on Stage

Taking the stage to wild ovations, the stars of the "Twilight" saga were on-hand at Radio City Music Hall for the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night (September 13).

In attendance to show off a new clip from "New Moon," Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner teamed up for the debut duties.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, the trio have been busy as of late working on the third installment of the hit series, "Eclipse".

Filming in Vancouver, Rob, Kristen and Taylor all recently flew in from their Vancouver filming locale for the VMA promotional duties.

Saturday, September 12, 2009

Hugh Hefner Takes His Harem to Toronto

Leaving the comforts of his Playboy mansion, Hugh Hefner turned up at the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday afternoon (September 12).

Accompanied by girlfriends Karissa Shannon, Kristina Shannon and Crystal Harris, the iconic men's magazine mogul was on-hand for the "Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist And Rebel" screening at the Visa Screening Room at the Elgin Theatre.

Talking about the new documentary, Hef told press, "Here's an opportunity to have this other side of me, a more serious one, explored by someone as talented as Brigitte Berman, and having it done by a woman and a Canadian with the support of the Canadian government, it's all very complementary."

Meanwhile, Oscar-winning documentary maker Brigitte Berman said of her latest work, "For me, this film has it all -- sex, glamour, politics, romance, tragedy, and conflicts -- and many great surprises about a man people think they know, but don't really know."

Heidi Klum Throws Birthday Party for Son

Always keeping things interesting, Heidi Klum and Seal held a fun-filled fourth birthday party for their son Henry in Beverly Hills on Saturday (September 12).

The pregnant supermodel and her musician hubby got dressed up in their costumes for the superhero themed bash, joining friends and family for an exciting day that included food, presents and some friendly reptiles.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Klum is currently readying for the arrival of her fourth child, a girl, whom is due in mid-October.

Saying that this will be her last child, Heidi admitted that things are already crazy around her and Seal's household.

Of the kiddies, the 36-year-old tells, “They kind of run in all different places at the same time so you only have so many hands, so it’s quite exhausting, but it’s a lot of fun. It’s great for them to grow up all together…it’s never boring in our house.”

Cameron Diaz Helps Build Fence

Out for quite the worthwhile cause, Cameron Diaz observed the anniversary of the September 11th tragedies by helping erect a fence on the nation's first National Day of Service and Remembrance in Boston on Friday.

The "Shrek" sweetie was joined by members of the Boston Celtics, City Year and Harvard Pilgrim Health as volunteers at the Young Achievers Pilot School.

Talking about watching Cameron get to work on the fence project, Celtics spokesman Christian Megliola told press: “She wasn’t messing around. She dug right in. And she was very gracious.”

Aside from her charitable endeavors, Miss Diaz in on the east coast readying to shoot “The Untitled Wichita Project” with Tom Cruise next week in Worcester.

Kellan Lutz Visits Festivities

Stepping out on what was a rainy and overcast day, Kellan Lutz visited the tents at Bryant Park in midtown Manhattan on Friday (September 11).

The "Twilight" hunk was dressed in all-black as he passed by nearby paparazzi, toting his umbrella in hopes of keeping himself dry.

Meanwhile, the Emmett Cullen actor is expected to be among the many stars hitting the red carpet at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday night (September 13).

During the night's ceremony, Lutz's co-stars, Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner, will be unveiling a brand new sneak peek of "New Moon" - which hits theaters on November 20th.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Sophie Monk: Bikini Beach Babe

Showing off her fabulous figure, Sophie Monk was spotted frolicking in the ocean outside a friends beach home on Manhattan Beach on Thursday (September 10).

The blonde Australian beauty briefly ran out to splash in the waves while wearing a skimpy yellow and pink two piece bikini set.

According to an onlooker, Miss Monk was soon recognized by Australian tourists, kindly posing for photographs before returning to her pals beach house.

Meanwhile, Sophie is also reportedly dating a new man, telling press, "He’s a doctor. A plastic surgeon doctor. I was like, I’ve only known him for six days and everyone’s going to pick me apart now even though I’ve had nothing done. It’ll be like, ‘Oh he did this and that.’ My mum’s going to hit him up though, she’s like ‘What can he do for me?’"

Lindsay Lohan Out Shopping

Out for a bout of retail therapy, Lindsay Lohan was busy doing some shopping during Fashion Week in New York City on Thursday (September 10).

Changing in and out of two different outfits during the course of the day, the "Mean Girls" starlet hit up the local boutiques in search of a few new additions to her wardrobe.

Earlier this morning, LiLo was busily tweeting away - leaving an incoherent message directed at on/off lover, Samantha Ronson.

Upset over a recent tiff, LiLo wrote, "@samantharonson can you make an attempt to not ruin ANYTHIzG positive that i have FINALLY deserved just to cry myself to sleep with your cheats, errors, and thank you...for being a friend before a sell-out..........the term "self out" was coined from ME and i gave them sooooooo much insight For their not only COMPLETE, BUT SUBSTANISAN ***FRIENDS*********** BUT YOU DID perform to JUST told me that your friends are worth more than i am 2 your family & that i'm gross*thx."

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

Kourtney Kardashian: Coffee Girl

Taking a break from a shopping outing, Kourtney Kardashian was spotted grabbing a midday refreshment at Joan's On Third in West Hollywood on Wednesday (September 9).

Joined by s few friends including gal pal Brittny Gastineau, the expecting E! reality beauty sipped on her beverage while chatting with her afternoon companions on the outdoor patio.

Meanwhile, Kourtney recently shared a little inside info about her upcoming baby shower, which will be throw by her mother, Kris Jenner, at the family home in November.

Miss Kardashian tells, "The guest list is around 75 right now, and I don't want it to be much more than that. A lot of my friends from college have babies, so I'm inviting a lot of them. And some of my family members, like my aunt, were talking about doing a family baby shower."

Unsure of the theme for the evening, the 30-year-old explains, "I don't know what they have planned exactly, but [my sisters] Kim and Khloe, and my mom are all planning my shower. I'm sure my mom has been planning this since I was little. She is big on showers, so I'm sure mine will be a big event. I'm very mellow. I'm not as over-the-top as my mom, and Kim and Khloe."

Penelope Cruz: Out Bumpin'

Hard at work on a brand new project, Penelope Cruz was spotted out on the set in Los Angeles on Tuesday afternoon (September 9).

Continuing to support rumors of a baby on the way, the "Bandidas" beauty wore an all-black ensemble which appeared to debut the makings of a burgeoning baby bump.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Cruz is thought by many to be expecting her first child with actor beau Javier Bardem - although the couple has yet to confirm or deny such reports.

Aside from working on the set, Miss Cruz will also soon find herself honored, as she and Dawson have been dubbed to accept trophies at the ALMA Awards later this month.

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Kate Gosselin Bodyguarded

Venturing out in style, Kate Gosselin was all dressed up while leaving her place with bodyguard Steve Neild and his wife on Tuesday evening (September 8).

According to a paparazzo source on the scene, the Neild's arrived at Kate's house in casual attire before changing into fancy attire and heading out to their awaiting limo.

The onlooker adds: "While walking to the limo, Steve motioned to the driver by putting his finger up to his mouth, implying to keep quiet about where they were going, as it was meant to be a secret."

In related news, recent reports tell that miss Gosselin has been offered $400,000 offer from Hugh Hefner to strip down for Playboy.

Said to have declined the offer, a source tells, "Hugh sent her a letter, but Kate was totally mortified and threw it away! She didn't think it was appropriate because of the children."

Kim Kardashian Goes Natural

Showing off her naturally dark brunette locks, Kim Kardashian was spotted stepping out in Beverly Hills, California on Tuesday (September 8).

Getting started on what sounds to be a busy day, the "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" cutie tweeted: "Morning everyone...Crazy work day! Hope u all have a blessed day."

As for her hairdo change-up, Kim posted a message on her blog, telling, "I'm dying my hair back dark...bye bye blonde, see u next summer! Love ya!"

Not lasting all that long, the lighter colored hairstyle first made its debut on the red carpet at the Teen Choice Awards back on August 9th.

Monday, September 7, 2009

Tila Tequila Claims Violation by NFL Star

Making the headlines over the weekend, Tila Tequila (real name: Tila Nguyen) has caused quite the stir with accusations against San Diego Chargers' linebacker Shawne Merriman - whom she claims choked her and held her against her will.

With the incident taking place early Sunday morning, the NFL star has denied the claims - saying that he was trying to keep an "extremely intoxicated" Tila safe by trying to keep her at his home.

Charged with battery and false imprisonment before being released on bond, Sheriff's Lt. Gary Steadman said of the situation: "Tila [Nguyen] made a citizen's arrest."

Meanwhile, Merriman's lawyer has denied the allegations, telling press, "At no time did Mr. Merriman assault her; at no time did Mr. Merriman keep her against her will."

"Slumdog Millionaire" Couple Raving in London

Making for quite the cute couple as they stepped out side-by-side, Freida Pinto and Dev Patel were out schmoozing it up at a party in London, England on Monday evening (September 7).

The "Slumdog Millionaire" co-star couple happened to be out for the launch party for Liberty & Hermes scarf and tie pop up shop - mingling with fellow guests and posing for pictures during the course of the night.

As previously reported by Gossip Center, Miss Pinto is currently staying in London while working on Woody Allen's still-untitled romance - which co-stars Antonio Banderas, Naomi Watts, Josh Brolin and Anthony Hopkins.

Meanwhile, Dev recently shot a brand new film called "The Last Airbender". Due out next summer, "the story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations."

Sunday, September 6, 2009

Gwyneth Paltrow and Moses Going to Fly

Getting ready for a departing flight, Gwyneth Paltrow was spotted being dropped off at the Barcelona Airport on Sunday afternoon (September 6).

Carrying her young son Moses in her arms, the Oscar winning beauty made ehr way to the security checkpoint as a helping hand took care of the luggage.

In related news, it sounds as if Miss Paltrow has set her sights on easing up on movie-making to focus developing her own lifestyle brands for women and families.

A FOX 411 source tells, "Her plan is to stay visible in the occasional film, but to create products for real women. She is working on new products for her own beauty line under Estee Lauder and looking at different products for moms at home that she can tie to her website, GOOP."

The insider adds, "Her charity clothing line for ZOEtees, which will benefit Kids Company, is about to debut, and that was a major project. Other products will follow suit."