CATCHING UP WITH BRAD AND JEN
NEW YORK CITY, MARCH 15
Lindsay Lohan is all smiles on the set of her comedy Just My Luck, costarring Samaire Armstrong (The O.C.). Five days earlier the actress was spotted sporting a new accessory (inset): her Maltese puppy Chloe, which was delivered to her hotel on March 7.
A maid woman: Jennifer Aniston tidies up in a scene from her upcoming comedy Friends with Money. The actress plays a house cleaner who has wealthy pals.
LOS ANGELES, MARCH 8
Brad Pitt hugs Catherine Keener (who costars with pal Aniston in Friends with Money) at a screening of Keener’s indie drama The Ballad of Jack and Rose. Keener and Pitt have been friends since they appeared in 1992’s Johnny Suede.
Gisele Bündchen follows the brick road to emerald city while shooting a fashion campaign for El Corte Inglés, Spain’s largest department store.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, MARCH 8 Nicole Richie and her fiancé, Adam Goldstein (a.k.a. DJ AM), share an affectionate moment at a local park with Richie’s dogs, shih tzu Honey Child (left) and pomeranian Foxy Cleopatra.
Prince William makes an unplanned dismount (left) during a charity polo match in which he competed against his brother Prince Harry (in yellow). Uninjured, William laughed off the fall (above) and finished the match, which raised more than $76,000 for tsunami relief. “It looks spectacular, but these things happen,” says the princes’ polo manager Col. Robert french-Blake. “There’s about 10 inches of sawdust, so it was like landing on a mattress.”
CANCUN, MARCH 10
All hail Paris Hilton! The Simple Life star struck her best Cleopatra pose during filming for MTV’s annual Spring Break festivities south of the border.
NEW YORK CITY, MARCH 13
showing off a newly cropped do, Jessica Simpson sits by her man Nick Lachey at PM Lounge in Manhatan’s meatpacking district, where they celebrated the end of his younger brother Drew’s six-month run in the Broadway musical Rent.
ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION CEREMONY
THE WALDORF-ASSTORIA HOTEL, NEW YORK CITY, MARCH 14
Bruce Springsteen (left) hooks up with Bono to perform U2’s “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For.” Later the Boss introduced the band as the newest members of the Hall of Fame, six years after Bono inducted Springsteen.
Justin Timberlake, 24, introduces the O’Jays by joking that the R&B inductees first got together “just a few years before I was born.” After being met with silence, Timberlake ad-libbed, “Sorry, that was a typo.”
During the ceremony, a Prada-clad Catherine Zeta-Jones (left) enjoys the show from the audience, while E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt (above, flanked by his Sopranos costars James Gandolfini, left, and Steve Schirripa) gets into character to introduce legendary talent promoter Frank Barsalona, whom Van Zandt called the Godfather of rock and roll for booking the first U.S. appearances of bands like the Beatles and the Rolling Stones.
BRENTWOOD, CALIF., MARCH 12
WITH a hand from her 10-month old daughter Apple, Gwyneth Paltrow totes a take-out bag after eating at A Votre Santé.
MIAMI, MARCH 14
You can take the boy out of the O.C…. For an episode shot on location in Florida, Benjamin McKenzie, who plays Ryan Atwood, enjoys a fruity beverage, outside the Palms South Beach hotel.
The gang in’91 (from left): Garth, Perry, Priestley, Ian Ziering, Shannen Doherty (Ziering and Doherty did not attend the awards show) and Spelling.
LOS ANGELES, MARCH 13
Former Beverly Hills, 90210 costars (from left) Jason Priestley, Jennie Garth, Luke Perry and Tori Spelling have a high school reunion of sorts—that’s the crew 14 years ago (inset)—at the TV Land Awards.