Star Tracks - Friday, August 3, 2007
ALIAS: STAND-IN GRANDPA
Jennifer Garner enlists the help of her former onscreen pop Victor Garber to wrangle 20-month-old daughter Violet's essentials during a visit in Los Angeles on Thursday. Garber was the only other person present when Garner wed husband Ben Affleck in June 2005.
Britney Spears and longtime pal Alli Sims, who is trying to launch her own music career, reunite for a night out at Winston's in Los Angeles on Thursday.
CHAT 'N CHEW
Just call it the Ex-Eddie's club: Melanie Brown totes 4-month-old daughter Angel Iris on her way out of Beverly Hills eatery The Ivy after a friendly lunch date on Thursday with Murphy's former wife Nicole and her 5-year-old daughter Bella, her youngest of five children with the actor.
While pregnant girlfriend Nicole Richie told ABC's Diane Sawyer that she's eating healthier (she confessed, "I'm constantly hungry. I'm eating at least every hour"), Joel Madden keeps the fridge stocked, stopping at a Subway shop in Glendale, Calif., on Thursday.
Though she's been enjoying solo strolls during the day, Uma Thurman finds good company in Arpad Busson (supermodel Elle MacPherson's ex) during an evening out in New York City on Thursday.
Never let them see you sweat! Instead of allowing himself to get wrinkled, Bourne Ultimatum star Matt Damon carries his clothes with him as he heads out for promotional appearances during a steamy Thursday in Manhattan.
See Matt answer your questions here.
Bruce Willis has a final countdown before launching a Netflix Live! On Location concert with his Bruce Willis Blues Band at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Titusville, Fla., on Thursday. The actor then screened his film Armageddon, which was partially shot there on location a decade ago.
Currently on tour in Europe, a solo Pink opts for a casual afternoon of shopping and sightseeing in Paris on Friday.
After celebrating her 22nd birthday on the beach, Ashley Tisdale (who plays snooty Sharpay) gets back to work promoting High School Musical 2 with an appearance Thursday on Live with Regis and Kelly in New York.
She may be worried about slipping back into Carrie Bradshaw's stilettos, but Sarah Jessica Parker happily takes a seat for an autograph session in Philadelphia to promote the fall collection of her Bitten clothing line on Thursday.
Meanwhile Parker's Sex and the City costar – and TheatreworksUSA honorary chair – Cynthia Nixon reads Dr. Seuss's Green Eggs and Ham to kids before the organization's free performance of Seussical in New York on Thursday.
A BIG GULP
British songstress Amy Winehouse and husband Blake Fielder-Civil enjoy an afternoon stroll though New York's SoHo neighborhood on Wednesday. The pair, who tied the knot in May, took relief from the summer heat with (lots of!) smoothies from Jamba Juice.
Michael Bolton plays it safe – looking if the coast is clear – before heading out of West Hollywood restaurant Koi with fiancée Nicollette Sheridan on Wednesday.
HOW VERY BECOMING
A fresh-faced Anne Hathaway is ready for her close-up as she arrives at the Early Show studios in New York on Thursday to promote her period drama Becoming Jane.
After hitting Kitson in Beverly Hills, Courtney Love continues her shopping spree with a stop at Diavolina on Robertson Boulevard in Los Angeles on Tuesday.