COUNTRY’S BIG NIGHT!
STARS HIT FASHION HIGH NOTES AT THE CMA AWARDS IN NASHVILLE NOV. 12
in Angel Sanchez
“I love it—the ruffle is cool,” the Dancing with the Stars regular, two weeks after surgery for endometriosis, says of the gown.
The presenter added extra razzle-dazzle to her black lace dress with bold red lips, tousled locks and more than 47 carats of Bulgari diamonds.
in Kaufman Franco
“It was so sparkly I couldn’t keep my eyes off of it,” says the singer of her beaded gown, accessorized with simple Lorraine Schwartz studs.
in Roberto Cavalli
Cohost Underwood’s lemon-yellow dress (with Johnathon Arndt jewelry) was the first of her seven costume changes.
in Roberto Cavalli
The presenter went for flower power with this bold gown, which she paired with yellow-and-rose gold earrings and bangles by Hellmuth.
Beyoncé Knowles‘S GOODBYE
New York City, Nov. 16
On the MTV special Total Finale Live, Beyoncé helps close out 10 years of TRL with a set that included, “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)” and “Crazy In Love.”
GARNER: GREEN GROCER
Santa Monica, Nov. 12
Jennifer Garner, who’s expecting daughter Violet’s baby brother or sister soon, shops for veggies at the local farmers market.
THE STARS OF TWILIGHT
Los Angeles, Nov. 17
Robert Pattinson and costar Kristen Stewart, in Balenciaga, hit the premiere of their love story Twilight, based on the popular book series by Stephenie Meyer.
KATE PHONES IT IN
New York City, Nov. 12
A chatty Kate Winslet strolls through the West Village. Her drama Revolutionary Road hits theaters Dec. 26.
Los Angeles, Nov. 15
A week before turning the big 3-0 Katherine Heigl and husband Josh Kelley celebrate with a period-themed party at a private residence. The couple capped the night off with a 2 a.m. stop at McDonald’s.
JACK AND SON HOLD COURT
Los Angeles, Nov. 9
Jack Nicholson and 16-year-old son Raymond (Mom is Rebecca Broussard) keep their composure as the Lakers whip the Houston Rockets.
BREAKING THE ICE
New York City, Nov. 17
Natalie Portman skates at a Central Park rink while filming Love and Other Impossible Pursuits.
DAKOTA SHOWS SOME SPIRIT!
Los Angeles, Nov. 14
A grown-up Dakota Fanning—now 14—is on the cheerleading squad at her Los Angeles high school.
Los Angeles, Nov. 12
With Louis Vuitton luggage and a dapper suit, Sidney Poitier makes traveling look downright fashionable.
Miami, Nov. 13
With campaigning behind her (for now!) former veep candidate Sarah Palin lounges poolside during a Republican governors’ conference.
GRUNGE GONE WILD
Los Angeles, Nov. 16
While her new single “Right Here (Departed)” climbs the charts, Brandy takes a stroll in what’s left of her ripped-up-to-there jeans.
SEX AND THE BEACH?
Malibu, Nov. 14
Sex and the City‘s Jason Lewis takes a dip in the Pacific.
SEXIEST MAN ALUMNI
PEOPLE’S PAST PICKS HAVE STILL GOT WHAT IT TAKES
Malibu, Nov. 15
Call it puppy love: At his beloved beach, Matthew McConaughey plays fetch with his sidekick Foxy.
Albuquerque, Nov. 14
A mustachioed George Clooney dons camo to play a military man in Men Who Stare at Goats.
Brentwood, Calif., Nov. 10
Just call him the Sexiest Shopper Alive: Harrison Ford shows off a ribbon-tied purchase.
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