Snow doubt about it, Gwen Stefani and her hubby, British rocker Gavin Rossdale, looked picture-perfect in Aspen, where the snap-happy newlyweds were vacationing. Stefani’s band, No Doubt, received three Grammy nominations and will perform at the Super Bowl halftime show in San Diego on Jan. 26.
Girls, intertwined: Brittany Murphy (left) and Winona Ryder joined forces to sip and shop in L.A. Ryder recently played wardrobe doctor for her pal Murphy, designing a gold-sequined half-cape that the Just Married star wore at a photo shoot.
Now four months pregnant, Brooke Shields kept her new shape under wraps while walking through L.A.’s LAX airport with her husband, television writer Chris Henchy. The actress plays a mistress—coincidentally with child—in the upcoming comedy Rent-a-Husband.
Although a camera-ready Jennifer Aniston sprang into action on the San Pedro, Calif., set of the as-yet-untitled comedy with Ben Stiller and Debra Messing, she couldn’t escape the crutches of a broken toe (right). Her injury didn’t occur on the high seas: The Friends star stubbed it on a piece of furniture. “She must have been moving too fast,” her father, John Aniston, told the New York Daily News. (For more gimpy stars, see page 20.)
She’s not just Charlie’s angel: Putting fur things first, Cameron Diaz carried an ailing Siberian husky to her car after taking the pooch to an animal medical center in Torrance, Calif.
Blonde spot: Returning to work for the first time since the Oct. 28 birth of her son James, Sarah Jessica Parker filmed a commercial for a hair care product in New York City. Shooting on the sixth—and last—season of Sex and the City begins in March.
American idyll: Simon Cowell (right), always happy to rock the boat, raced—and eventually defeated—his American Idol costar and close pal, Ryan Seacrest, when the two vacationed in Barbados. The talent show’s new season begins Jan. 21.
Antonio Banderas and daughter Stella, 6, shared a moment in the sun at a ski lodge in Aspen, where the actor and wife Melanie Griffith own a 10,000-sq.-ft. chalet.
Court gesture: Spider-Man’s Tobey Maguire captured the hand of his date, Jennifer Meyer, at a Heat-Lakers game in L.A. The actor’s new sweetie works in the publicity department of Ralph Lauren and is the daughter of Universal Studios president and COO Ron Meyer.
‘N silk: Making like Hef at the Playboy Mansion in L.A., Justin Timberlake piped up for a pajama party, pop-star style. The singer got down with Hugh Hefner and his Playmates while filming a video for “Work It,” the song he recorded with Nelly for the rapper’s CD Nellyville.
Bows of Halle: In L.A., a very gifted Halle Berry bagged a bounty of boxes with the help of her adopted daughter India, 11. (Dad is Halle’s hubby Eric Benét.) The Oscar-winning actress reprises her role as Storm in the X-Men sequel X2, due in early May.
There’s no place like Rome, as Leonardo DiCaprio discovered when he checked out the view from a balcony at the Italian capital’s city hall. The actor was in town to promote his drama Gangs of New York.
Jersey girls: Susan Sarandon and Kim Cattrall (right) coached opposing squads at a charity hockey game that teamed celebs like John McEnroe and Denis Leary with the New York Rangers. The event raised $200,000 for the Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation and Rangers Cheering for Children.