By Munmun O'Neill Brian Orloff
August 18, 2007 06:00 AM
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Hot In Hollywood

What: Hayden Panettiere and many of her Heroes castmates (including Milo Ventimiglia and Zachary Quinto) are expected to show up for this AIDS benefit at Hollywood’s Henry Fonda/Music Box Theater
When: Aug. 18 at 8 p.m.
Highlights: Hosted by Jamie Pressly, the Hot in Hollywood benefit trots out some of television’s hottest young stars, promises musical entertainment, an auction and a rooftop party. And it all it benefits local AIDS charities.

Star Jones

What: The fired View co-host returns to television –with, yep, her own talk show
When: Aug. 20, 3 p.m. ET on Court TV
Highlights: She’s recently been more open about her gastric bypass surgery, so chances are Star Jones Reynolds might use her show to gab about one of her favorite subjects – herself! Still, she’s also tipped to interview Isaiah Washington on her debut episode.

Ugly Betty DVD Release Party

What: America Ferrera, Vanessa Williams and Rebecca Romijn are expected to celebrate their show’s season 1 DVD release
When: August 20, at Skybar in Los Angeles’s Mondrian Hotel
Highlights: A snazzy soiree to celebrate the hit ABC show? Sounds about right! But the Ugly Betty cast isn’t just about the partying. They’re already filming season 2, which is set to premiere on Sept. 27.

America’s Got Talent Finale

What: It’s down to the final four: Antoinette, Cas, Julienne and Terry
When: Aug. 21, 8 p.m. ET on NBC
Highlights: There’s a beat boxer (that’s Antoinette!), two traditional singers (Cas and Julienne!) and a ventriloquist (Terry!), but only one contestant can win. And it’s your decision.


Pick of the Week

Superbad, starring Jonah Hill, Michael Cera and Seth Rogen.
• In theaters Aug. 17
• Writes PEOPLE’s Jason Lynch: “Superbad might pretend it’s all about the groin, but like this summer’s other superb comedy Knocked Up . . . its favorite organ sweetly turns out to be the heart.”