Star Tracks: Thursday, September 3, 2009
Hugh Jackman signals his approval as he cruises into the Japanese premiere of his blockbuster X-Men Origins: Wolverine Thursday in Tokyo. Next up, the action star will appear on Broadway in A Steady Rain, beginning Sept. 10, alongside Daniel Craig.
LOVE TAKES TIME
With her toy fox terrier Marlow in tow, Ashley Greene leaves Vancouver, Canada, on Wednesday, where she's been working on Eclipse – the third film in the hit vampire series.
Now that's one way to show support! Rapper Common is happy to lend a hand to his tennis pro girlfriend Serena Williams (not pictured), carrying her bag, snacks and racquets before her match Wednesday at the U.S .Open in Flushing, N.Y.
Melissa Gilbert shows off her fancy footwork Wednesday as she rehearses for her role as Ma in Little House on the Prairie, the Musical at a New York studio. The actress, who originally played Laura in the TV series, will take the show across North America beginning Sept. 10 in Millburn, N.J.
THEY'RE SO 'MONEY'
TURN IT OUT
Here's looking at you! In a sweeping red Dolce amp Gabbana gown, Eva Mendes gives a lovely look back as she arrives for a screening of Baarìa, at the Venice Film Festival on Wednesday. The film kicks off the event, which concludes Sept. 12.
Bow Wow wow! Tyra Banks steals a smooch from actor-rapper Bow Wow during a taping of her talk show, set to air on Sept. 7. The rapper revealed his crush on the former model during the segment, sharing some adoring Tweets and serenading her with a song.
Fresh off his Monday appearance on The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, "I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho)" rapper Pitbull flashes "tres" fingers while walking into Hollywood restaurant Katsuya Tuesday night.