Could it be a case of puppy love? Jessica Simpson and her Maltipoo Daisy arrive in New York on Wednesday – perhaps not so coincidentally, on the same day that rumored beau John Mayer is scheduled to play a concert at Madison Square Garden.
Though Jessica is back to toting her trusty LV, she was spotted carrying a new It bag over the weekend. Check it out on our Off the Rack blog.
LICENSE TO WALK
Paris Hilton’s fun ride comes to a sudden halt in Los Angeles on Tuesday after the heiress was pulled over for speeding and driving without her headlights on. Hilton was also cited with a misdemeanor violation for driving with a suspended license and, if convicted, she could face a maximum sentence of 90 days in jail.
On her last day in L.A. before heading back to Spain, Victoria Beckham reveals a new look – a cropped blonde do! – while making stops at Bristol Farms and Fred Segal on Tuesday.
Do you love or hate Posh’s new blonde hairdo? Tell us on our Off the Rack blog!
GUYS 'NEXT DOOR'
It’s the American Idol posse! Ryan Seacrest, Simon Cowell and Randy Jackson can’t get enough of each other’s company at a party for E!’s new series Paradise City and season 3 of The Girls Next Door at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Seacrest serves as producer on the new show about 20-somethings trying to make it in Sin City.
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Gwyneth Paltrow comes twice as prepared for a workout in Los Angeles on Monday. The actress, who’s been on a self-imposed career break, is in town prepping for her new movie, Iron Man, costarring Robert Downey Jr.
HEART & SOUL
American Idol winner Taylor Hicks serenades his Soul Patrol during a tour stop Tuesday at the Mobile Civic Center Theater in Mobile, Ala. The Birmingham native even had one very special fan in the audience – his grandmother Joni Hicks.
Evangeline Lilly keeps herself under wraps as she arrives at The Late Show in New York on Tuesday. But once inside the Ed Sullivan Theater, the Lost star bared her famous buff bod in a gray minidress, much to the delight of host David Letterman and fellow Canadian, bandleader Paul Schaffer.
GOING HOG WILD
John Travolta and Martin Lawrence give each other a man hug at the Hollywood premiere of their road-trip comedy, Wild Hogs, on Tuesday. Arriving on a Harley, Travolta told PEOPLE he couldn’t relate to his character’s midlife crisis because he does “so many things and goes to so many places through my job that life doesn’t ever get boring.”
PEACE BE WITH YOU
U2 frontman and activist Bono flashes a message of peace outside New York’s Time Warner Center on Tuesday.
Looking runway-ready herself, Mischa Barton strikes the classic model pose (hand on hip, one leg forward) before heading into the Christian Dior Fall Collection show during Paris Fashion Week on Tuesday.
He’s seen her through good times (a SAG Award trophy!) and bad (losing an Oscar to Jennifer Hudson), but Abigail Breslin stays faithful to her constant awards-show companion Curious George as she arrives at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday.
COMIN' TO TOWN
Former Destiny’s Child member Michelle Williams raises the roof Tuesday in celebration of her new stage gig – the role of Shug Avery – in the Chicago production of The Color Purple. The hit Broadway musical opens in the Windy City on April 17.
A FUNNY THING HAPPENED
Claire Danes and Broadway’s newest star, Hugh Dancy, stay perfectly in stride as they cruise through New York’s West Village on Monday. The two actors first warmed up to each other while costarring in the drama Evening, which is set for a summer release.
WHAT A DAME!
With the newest addition to her trophy collection in hand, Academy Award winner Helen Mirren has an happy homecoming at London’s Heathrow Airport on Tuesday.
Mandy Moore, who is busy preparing to debut her new album Wild Hope and her upcoming comedy License to Wed, still makes time to claim her own luggage after touching down in Los Angeles on Monday.