It sure seemed like a normal week: Fake gossip was spun, Diddy took on yet another musical mentee, Anne Hathaway and Kate Hudson flounced around in chic clothes, Brad Pitt backed a charitable cause, and Jimmy Kimmel celebrated himself. Then we got a closer look at a shot from the set of William H. Macy and Cheryl Hines’ new movie and thought to ourselves: Wait, Jheri curls are cool again?!
PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED
In this exclusive shot from the upcoming comedy Bart Got a Room, William H. Macy and Cheryl Hines rock some major perms. Oh, and they also play estranged parents who must console their son Danny (newcomer Steven J. Kaplan) when he struggles to find a prom date.
JIMMY EAT CAKE
Jimmy Kimmel and girlfriend Sarah Silverman celebrate the 1,000th episode of his ABC talk show on April 3 at Hollywood’s Roosevelt Hotel.
WEB OBSESSION OF THE WEEK
Reporters at celeb gossip rag TMI are serious journalists. ”We got a ton of Scarlett Johansson last night,” notes one. ”She picked out all these snacks in a convenience store, but then she had forgotten her wallet so she had to leave.” Their headline for this juicy tidbit: ”ScarJo’s Ho Hos a No-Go.” Uh, is this news actually buzzworthy? Nah, but this parody of the tabloids certainly is. (atomicwedgietv.com)
SAY HELLO TO MY LITTLE FRIEND
Sean ”Diddy” Combs takes the mic to introduce his newest Bad Boy Records protégé, Janelle Monáe during her April 3 showcase at the Blender Theater in NYC.
Brad Pitt tips his hat to the fans at Fox’s Idol Gives Back special, which taped at L.A.’s Kodak Theatre on April 6.
Anne Hathaway and Kate Hudson jump for joy on the Boston set of Bride Wars, which centers on two best friends who clash when they pick the same day to get hitched.