Star Tracks - Monday, May 14, 2007
A BLUE STREAK
Cameron Diaz gives a parting shot at the VH1 Rock Honors – a ceremony honoring rock and roll pioneers – Saturday at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. After the event, Diaz continued the party with BFF Drew Barrymore and illusionist Criss Angel at Jet Nightclub.
Before bringing her successful Back to Basics tour to Asia next month, Christina Aguilera takes time out to thank the woman who made it all possible – mom Shelly – during a Mother's Day brunch at The Ivy in Los Angeles.
Paris Hilton puts her own worries aside Friday as she totes a cheerful homemade get well sign to visit dad Richard at a Los Angeles hospital.
MADE IN THE SHADE
On a break from filming her 1930s-era Outback drama Australia, Nicole Kidman takes five with a welcome set visitor, husband Keith Urban, in Queensland on Monday.
Between trading kisses with new guy Calum Best and celebrating the opening of the weekend's biggest celeb magnet, the Cove at Atlantis, Lindsay Lohan takes a long Bahamas stretch Saturday in Nassau.
Janet Jackson flaunts her form as she takes the Atlantis stage Friday poolside for a concert that had Lindsay Lohan and Calum Best snuggling and dancing, and drew America Ferrera, Gayle King, Chris Evans and Ivana Trump to the Bahamian resort's Paradise Island grand opening.
The town of Glendale, Ariz., welcomes home American Idol's Jordin Sparks Friday with a parade to the Westgate City Center, where fans gathered each week to watch their hometown hero compete on a big screen. This time they got a real treat: Sparks performed live for the crowd.
Britney Spears lassos her little man Sean Preston into wearing matching brims on Friday while out and about in Los Angeles.
SHORT AND SWEET
After a week in New York City, Jessica Simpson creates waves with a short bob in Cologne, Germany, where she hosted Saturday's charity gala for UNESCO, a United Nations cultural arm.
CITY OF BROTHERLY LOVE
It's a visit from Uncle James! Angelina Jolie entrusts son Maddox to her brother James Haven after the siblings pick up the five year old in Prague on Friday. Jolie recently told Reader's Digest that she's interested in increasing her brood with more biological and adopted children.
PACK A BAG
Jessica Simpson steps out for lunch in New York City on Friday. Next up? Dinner in Germany! Simpson is heading there this weekend to host a UNESCO charity dinner, then it's off to Cannes, where she'll announce her new film Major Movie Star on May 18, a rep tells PEOPLE.
Carmen Electra gets an extra helping of hospitality with her pie from Bartles amp Jaymes icons Frank and Ed during an event at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on Thursday. Electra was on hand to celebrate the newest flavor of the popular beverage – Pomegranate Raspberry.
Still recovering from her back injury, Ellen DeGeneres gives a gentle hug to guest Kelly Clarkson during a taping of the talk-show host's annual outdoor concert show at Burbank's Johnny Carson Park on Thursday.
Katie Couric does a victory hop onto Sopranos star Steve Schirripa at the Entertainment Industry Foundation's "Strike Out Colon Cancer" event at New York's Chelsea Piers on Wednesday. The cause is a dear one to Couric: her husband Jay Monahan died of the disease in 1998.
Their relationship really has its ups and downs! Wearing matching turquoise tops, The Hills star Heidi Montag and boyfriend Spencer Pratt take a wild ride at the Santa Monica Pier on Thursday.