Archive for September 2009
Lindsay Lohan has been appointed as the style consultant for French fashion house Emanuel Ungaro.
It is reported that bosses even fired the brand””s top designer, Esteban Cortazar, for opposing Lohan as the choice for the top job.
The Daily Express quoted Lohan as telling WWD.com: “To be in a position where I””m working with a fashion house in Paris sets it apart from every other celebrity brand.”
The Ungaro staff is also delighted to have the Mean Girls star with them.
CEO Mounir Moufarrige said: “Everything we””re going to get is going to be a plus. I think the noise level around Lindsay will be very, very big.”
The 23-year-old Lohan is no newcomer to fashion as she launched her leggings line 6126 in the U.S. last year.
While meeting Hollywood’s hottest hunk remains a dream for some, a passenger on a United Airlines flight was able to not only meet actor Brad Pitt but also film him.
Justin Ross Lee was fortunate enough to be seated alongside Pitt on a recent flight from Los Angeles to New York and he was able to capture the moment on his mobile phone.
He has since posted the clip, showing Pitt tucking into his in-flight meal of chicken, enjoying a beer and catching some shut-eye, on brightcove.
“If Brad was any more down to earth, the jet never would have left the ground,” News.com.au quoted Lee as telling Star Magazine.
The New Yorker also enjoyed having a photo taken with the actor in the Los Angeles International Airport’s United Airlines first-class lounge.
Pakistani actress Meera repeatedly swore on the lives of her father, mother and brother while denying being married to Attiqur Rehman, who alleges to be her husband.
The Lollywood star swore on the holy Quran while talking to a private TV channel, adding there were 3,000 proposals waiting for her in her email account.
“May they all die if I am lying. May I die if I am lying,” the Daily Times quoted her as telling the reporter.
Meera previously slammed the claims, saying that her association with Attique was restricted to business dealings.
She further accused Attiqur of blackmailing her and also alleged that Attique attacked her house with the intention of killing her, but she was not there at the time.
Grey’s Anatomy star Katherine Heigl and her singer husband Josh Kelley are said to be ready to adopt a baby girl.
The pair, who had earlier not spoken about starting a family, has now decided to adopt a girl from Korea, the same way Heigl’s sister did.
“Katherine and Josh are adopting a baby,” Us magazine quoted the actress’ rep as telling People magazine.
Meanwhile Heigl, 30, who married Kelly, 29, in December 2007, recently hosted a baby shower for Ellen Pompeo.
American singer Jennifer Hudson is set to headline a free concert in New York’s Central Park to launch the newly-remastered ‘Wizard Of Oz’ movie.
Hudson, 27, will be one of several singers performing classic songs from the 1939 Judy Garland film, reports Contactmusic.
The show sponsored by Netflix will taken place on September 29, and it will conclude with a screening of the new-look film.
The concert will be directed by The Roots’ drummer and record producer Ahmir ‘?uestlove’ Thompson, who will also be part of the night’s house band.
Actor v has revealed that he is looking for an English wife, as he loves London.
“I’m looking for an English wife. I’m looking for a house over here. I need a boxing ring though and a full-sized gym. London’s like my second home,” Contactmusic quoted him as saying.
‘The Wrestler’ star has already been married twice in the past.
Rourke’s relationship with Carre Otis ended in December 1998.
Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie has said that whenever she is upset she logs into the band’s website to read fans’ positive messages.
The bombshell confessed that often when negative comments about her weight or appearance depress her she looks forward to fans’ support.
“You know, when you”re worried about gaining a few pounds or feeling ugly, or any of those normal things that girls go through? The fans” messages just really help the self-esteem,” Contactmusic quoted her as saying.
Also, Fergie had reportedly revealed earlier that she wants to have a child with husband Josh Duhamel.