WE ARE ONE!
THE OBAMA INAUGURAL CELEBRATION
The Lincoln Memorial, Washington, D.C., Jan. 18
Telling the crowd, “It’s not just an American dream, it’s an Irish dream! A European dream! An African dream! A Palestinian dream!” U2’s Bono rocks the mall with “Pride” and “City of Blinding Lights.”
BRUCE & CO.
Backed by a gospel choir, Bruce Springsteen belts out his inspirational hit “The Rising.”
MR. PRESIDENT & MR. WONDER
Then President-elect Barack Obama greets Stevie Wonder.
PETE SEEGER & WILL.I.AM
Will.i.am shares a laugh with Pete Seeger, who later joined Bruce Springsteen onstage for “This Land Is Your Land.”
Sydney, Jan. 12
A regal Cate Blanchett is showered with golden tinsel during the Sydney Festival’s eight-hour Shakespearean epic The War of the Roses.
BODY AFTER BABY!
MINI SURFER DUDE
Malibu, Jan. 18
Just six months after giving birth to Levi, her son with Matthew McConaughey, handbag designer Camila Alves flaunts her bikini bod on the shoreline.
London, Jan. 18
Kate Winslet (in Narciso Rodriguez) is a crowd pleaser at the premiere of her drama Revolutionary Road.
Los Angeles, Jan. 16
Mario Lopez and lookalike dad Mario Sr. hit a Lakers game together.
Toluca Lake, Calif., Jan. 17
Miley Cyrus gets giggly with her girls—older sister Brandi (left) and friend Mandy Jiroux—as the group goes shopping.
HATS OFF TO KENNY!
Los Angeles, Jan. 16
Rarely seen without his trademark cowboy hat, Kenny Chesney poses with Morgan Freeman at a Plan!t Now gala at the Four Seasons Hotel.
Washington, D.C., Jan. 17
A radiant Whitney Houston (in Kaufman Franco) takes the stage as a presenter at the BET Awards.
MUST LOVE DOGS
Los Angeles, Jan. 12
The Wrestler‘s Mickey Rourke arrives at LAX with this man’s best friend—his pooch.
Los Angeles, Jan. 15
Disney star Selena Gomez (in BCBG) poses with Shep from Hotel for Dogs at the film’s premiere.
ON THE SET!
CSI GOES COUNTRY
North Hollywood, Jan. 15
Red-hot singer Taylor Swift (with George Eads) plays a teen whose family manages a seedy motel in an episode of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
G-G-G GOSSIP GIRL
New York City, Jan. 14
Leighton Meester and Jessica Szhor hold on to their scripts—and each other—while filming in freezing temps.
New York City, Jan. 15
Tina Fey watches guest star Jon Hamm make a not-so-swift exit (check out his “bike”!), shooting an episode of her comedy series.
Deer Valley, Utah, Jan. 16
Uma Thurman made it a family trip, skiing with her kids, daughter Maya, 10, and son Levon, 7 (not pictured).
WOODY: ON BOARD
Park City, Utah, Jan. 19
Woody Harrelson takes to the slopes while in town to promote his flick The Messenger.
STARS IN SUNDANCE!
Park City, Utah, Jan. 17
At the premiere of his comedy Spread, Ashton Kutcher is all smiles with wife Demi Moore and Sundance founder Robert Redford. (There’s more on the Sundance scene in Insider, page 28.)
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