In her role as Dynasty’s Alexis Carrington, Joan Collins wore many fabulous hats. She wore them so well that she convinced many American women that they could pull off their own statement headgear. So, obviously, Collins decided to capitalize by launching her own line of hats.
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie, which is currently in production, has an illustrious list of guest stars: Joan Collins, Kim Kardashian, Emma “Baby Spice” Bunton and Chris Colfer from Glee. Colfer, now a New York Times bestselling children’s book author, appeared on Larry King Now to talk about his role in the film, EW
In today’s Tweet Beat, Hugh Jackman might cheat, Steve Martin cannot be scared and Joan Collins sits in the sun.
This is an odd way to begin the week, but I have an important (and admittedly strange) question to ask. You’re familiar with Gisele Bundchen, right? OK, good. Did you know she might steal centerpieces from formal dinners? No? Well, it may in fact be one of her hobbies.
Finally Queen Elizabeth has seen fit to recognize what we already knew: the proper way to address the regal Joan Collins is Dame Joan Collins.
Important casting news: Grand Dynasty dame Joan Collins has been cast in a guest role on The Royals, E!'s first scripted drama. She'll be appearing alongside star Elizabeth Hurley, who plays Queen Helena, head of a fictional modern-day British royal family. Yes, this is relevant to my interests, thank you very much.
Extremely beautiful singer with the voice of a very soulful angel Ariana Grande was in Complex magazine, talking about being haunted by a demon after visiting Stull Cemetery, which is known as one of the seven gates to hell on Earth ("the Pope won't fly over it"). Demon-haunting is something celebrities should talk…
Rob Lowe and Rashida Jones will be leaving Parks and Rec during the 13th episode of the upcoming sixth season, executive producer Mike Schur has confirmed — because their characters are maybe, probably, having that baby they were talking about at the end of last season.
Last night, celebrities attended the UNICEF ball in their finest ball gowns. It turns out, sometimes a simple dress in a solid color is all a gal needs to look fabulous, and that's just what most of these celebrities did last night.
Today in Tweet Beat, British and American celebrities alike are abuzz about Will and Kate's big day.
- The National Enquirer reports that John Travolta's Vermontian resort getaway was semi-secret, and that Kelly Preston was not there. Travvie and his guy-pals were "very discreet," a source told the Enquirer. "You could tell they didn't want to be seen."
She adds: "I remember slimming down for a film when I was in my 40s, [subsisting] on 850 calories a day. Anyone can do it, but why should they? Life is too short and food is too good."
- In the ongoing haterade-fueled campaign against Angelina Jolie, the latest is that she's "furious" that Brad Pitt called Courteney Cox after learning that she'd split from David Arquette.
J.Lo, Joan Collins and Lucci, oh my! Not to mention Gladys Knight, Halle and Paris. Unless you have a very high tolerance for glitz, glam and cleavage, avert your eyes from the 32nd Anniversary Carousel Of Hope Gala!
- Gap, which last week announced it would be switching to a logo it had been trialling, immediately faced vituperative criticism. It first asked customers for better ideas, and then apologized. Now Gap has reverted to its boring old logo. [BBC]
Diane Von Furstenberg's Claridge's launch party in London brought out a lot of starry support for DVF. Tragically, although Madonna and Gwyneth were on hand and chummy we don't have pictures...but that doesn't mean you won't hear about them...