HERTFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND Oct. 20
Renée Zellweger put her art before the horse while filming a scene for Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, the sequel to her 2001 hit comedy, costarring Hugh Grant and Colin Firth.
A blond Colin Farrell plays Alexander the Great in director Oliver Stone’s as-yet-untitled drama about the famed Macedonian king, whose lifelong friend is portrayed by Jared Leto (third from left, in red tunic).
Die Hard Fans
THE BRONX, N.Y. Oct. 18
Bruce Willis snuggled with his sweetie, actress Brooke Burns, during Game 1 of the World Series at Yankee Stadium, where the Florida Marlins beat the Bronx Bombers 3-2.
MADRID Oct. 15
Angelina Jolie sashayed in sage (courtesy of designer Zac Posen) at the premier of Beyond Borders, a romantic adventure in which Jolie plays an American socialite who pairs up with a doctor (Clive Owen) to bring medical aid to war-torn countries.
ON THE SET
Making the Scene
Clockwise from top left: Howard Hughes (a.k.a. Leonardo DiCaprio) hit the links with Katharine Hepburn (played by Cate Blanchett) for the biopic The Aviator; Sarah Jessica Parker warmed a bench in Central Park with Mikhail Baryshnikov for an episode of Sex and the City; a footloose Johnny Depp strutted his stuff with Timothy Hutton for their thriller Secret Window, while Keanu Reeves ran down a lead for Constantine, an action-thriller based on the comic book Hellblazer.
NEW YORK CITY Oct. 14
Jewel shone brightly at a benefit that raised more than $2.3 million for breast-cancer research.
A Nautical Mind
SYDNEY HARBOR Oct. 20
Russell Crowe, with a new close-cropped do, tested his seafaring skills while kayaking, one of the Aussie’s favorite hobbies. His high-seas drama Master and Commander opens Nov. 14.
MANHATTAN Oct. 14
At a party for his new book, Every Second Counts, five-time Tour de France champ Lance Armstrong (center) lounged around at the Whiskey bar with fellow Texan Sandra Bullock and cycling fanatic Robin Williams.
No Strings Attached
LAKE ELSINORE, CALIF. Oct. 3
He may not have fulfilled his dream of becoming an astronaut, but Lance Bass is still aiming high. The ‘N Syncer took his first skydiving plunge with Sgt. First Class Billy Van Soelen of the U.S. Army Parachute Team.
LONDON Oct. 19
Gwyneth Paltrow, now starring in the biopic Sylvia, bundled up for a stroll with her color-coordinated beau, Coldplay’s Chris Martin.
LOS ANGELES Oct. 20
At the premiere for Scary Movie 3, proud papa-to-be Charlie Sheen showed off the new shape of wife Denise Richards, who became pregnant while the couple was filming the slasher spoof. The actress! is due in March.
MANHATTAN Oct. 16
Today co-anchor Katie Couric got behind the eight ball during a fundraiser she hosted at the Trump World Tower building that raised more than $25,000 for colorectal cancer research.
A Real Handful
SANTA MONICA Oct. 17
Brooke Shields toted her 5-month-old daughter Rowan Francis on a trip to her local Blockbuster store.
LOS ANGELES Oct. 20
An 8-months pregnant Jane Leeves and her Frasier costar David Hyde Pierce sang “Two to Tango” at a fund-raiser for the National Breast Cancer Coalition.
BEVERLY HILLS Oct. 18
At the Lili Claire Foundation’s 6th Annual Benefit, which raised almost $1 million for individuals with neurogenetic disorders, host Matthew Perry greeted Jennifer Love Hewitt, who performed “Dream a Little Dream of Me.”
HOLLYWOOD, Oct. 15
At Tower Records Ruben Studdard bought Measure of a Man, the new CD by his American Idol rival and close pal Clay Aiken. Studdard’s debut album, Soulful, is due Dec. 9.