KATY’S TECHNICOLOR TOUR!
Belfast, May 7
Katy Perry (in Todd Thomas New York) commands the stage during an explosive encore performance of “Firework” at the opening night of her Prismatic World Tour.
Perry (in Di$count Universe) holds tight while singing “Birthday” suspended above the crowd at the Odyssey Arena.
The singer (in the Blonds) changes into a catsuit to sing “Hot n Cold.”
Perry dons custom Valentino Haute Couture for her show’s acoustic set.
At The Normal Heart premiere on May 12, Julia Roberts reunites with A-list pal (and one of the HBO movie’s producers) Brad Pitt. “Julia’s a pro, and she just killed it,” says Heart costar Taylor Kitsch.
JEN’S NEW LOOK!
Jennifer Aniston shows off her new, darker do at Living Proof salon in Boston on May 9.
A well-armed Justin Theroux pedals his way through New York City on May 5. The actor’s new drama The Leftovers premieres on HBO next month.
Work is a walk in the park for Sarah Jessica Parker, who strolls in New York City’s Central Park while shooting an ad on May 9.
Here’s a new spin on taking a selfie! Jon Hamm poses with a wax version of himself at Madame Tussauds in New York City on May 9. “It is kind of crazy how identical we decided to dress,” joked Hamm.
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ACM STARS UNITE
On April 7, 26 of country music’s biggest names joined forces for a taping of ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops (airing May 20 on CBS at 9 p.m. ET/PT). Before the cameras rolled, they assembled backstage and talked about their personal connections to the military. “My sister is a veteran; so is my uncle and one of my best friends growing up,” says Tim McGraw. “I am in awe of the people who have served our country. I get to do what I do because of them.”
First row, from left: Carrie Underwood; Tim McGraw; the Band Perry’s Neil, Kimberly and Reid Perry; George Strait; Kellie Pickler; Merle Haggard; Luke Bryan; and Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley.
Second row, from left: Hunter Hayes; Dierks Bentley; Keith Urban; Lady Antebellum’s Dave Haywood, Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley; and Toby Keith.
Third row, from left: Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones, James Young, Chris Thompson and Mike Eli; Rascal Flatts’s Jay DeMarcus, Gary LeVox and Joe Don Rooney; and Lee Brice.
For expanded ACM coverage including additional photos and interviews, pick up PEOPLE COUNTRY, available on newsstands May 30. (It’s our Sexiest Men issue!)
HUGH JACKMAN GETS JACKED
Jennifer Lawrence (in Jason Wu) lets her guard down at the X-Men: Days of Future Past premiere on May 10 in New York. The Oscar winner even gushed about her boyfriend Nicholas Hoult, saying, “He’s a fantastic actor, wonderful costar [and] great roommate.”
The star syncs up with martial arts champion Jamie Goulding in New York to prep for his new film Pan. “I taught him kickboxing and moved on to weapons. He’s a quick learner!” says Goulding.
CELEBRITY MOTHER’S DAY ALBUM
“Feelin’ the love today #luckymama,” Paltrow shared in a pic with daughter Apple, 10, and son Moses, 8.
“This little girl has changed my world in more ways than I ever could have imagined!” captioned Kardashian (with baby North). Inset: Kanye West‘s Mother’s Day gift for his bride-to-be. “A wall of roses, hydrangeas and peonies!!!”
“Happy Mother’s Day #loveyoumom,” posted Jones.
“happy mothers day Mamma =boy i landed in a good nest=blessed,” wrote Stefani, who gave birth to her third son in February.
“To all the Moms, thank you,” Braff tweeted. “I love you.”