PASSAGES: Britney Gets Fun New Figure
AUGMENTED: Following in the, er, footsteps of Brad Pitt’s squeezable tush and J.Lo’s blushing wax figure, Madame Tussaud’s in London is giving Britney Spears a pair of inflatable, throbbing breasts that will pulsate in time to her dancing, reports Reuters. “There are plans to make a new figure,” a Tussaud’s rep said Friday. “She’ll be very sexy and she’ll have heaving bosoms. But this is only in the very early stages of planning.”
UPDATED: “The Bachelorette” Trista Rehn, 30, tells PEOPLE that she and fiance Ryan Sutter, 28, have not made any real decisions on the wedding despite recently published reports of purported details. She said they do not even know what city it’s going to be in and that she hasn’t even officially asked people to be in her wedding party. She did say that ABC approached her about doing a honeymoon episode, but she said no way, “That’s private.”
WED: Ex-“Dawson’s Creek” actor Kerr Smith, 31, and actress Harmoni Everett, 28, exchanged vows on the grounds of La Quinta Resort in Palm Springs on June 7, reports PEOPLE. Smith fought tears as Everett walked down the aisle before 60 guests (including “Creek” costars), wearing a strapless Badgley Mischka white taffeta gown trailed by a long veil. … On June 8, most of the “Sopranos” crew and top guns — including James Gandolfini and Lorraine Bracco — turned up at Manhattan’s posh Astor House to witness Dominic "Uncle Junior" Chianese, 72, marry his fourth wife, Jane Pittson, 56, a United Nations conference planner.
BORN: A surrogate mother has given birth to twins for former “Good Morning America” host Joan Lunden, 52, and her husband Jeffrey Konigsberg, Lunden’s publicist said Thursday. The babies, Kate Elizabeth (5 lbs., 14 oz.) and Max Aaron (6 lbs., 11 oz.), were born Tuesday in Cincinnati, Ohio, to surrogate mother Deborah Bolig. Lunden and Konigsberg wed in April of 2000 and tried repeatedly to conceive via in-vitro fertilization.
ARRESTED: Former pop star Adam Ant (real name: Stuart Goddard), 49, was arrested after allegedly throwing stones near his home in north London, then removing some of his clothes at a nearby cafe, reports AP. The arrest on suspicion of criminal damage occurred Wednesday, and one national newspaper, the tabloid Sun, ran a photo of two cops leading Ant away with a blanket wrapped around his waist.
HONORED: The National Academy of Popular Music honored Patti LaBelle, along with Little Richard, Phil Collins, Tony Bennett, Queen, Clive Davis and Van Morrison for contributions to songwriting Thursday night in Manhattan, the Associated Press reports. “I feel like a queen, and I don’t think I’m worthy,” said LaBelle, 59, whose hits include “On My Own,” “New Attitude” and “Lady Marmalade.”