There are always films being released, even in the relatively dead first few months of the year. Granted, many of the studio films released before May will come and go quicker than the cable guy when you've just stepped out for a quart of milk, but, every once in a while, a gem comes along. "The Matrix" was released in March, for example, but generally it's "Just Go With It" or "Legion."
â¢ Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen headed to Las Vegas for a friend's bachelorette bash that started with dinner - and ended in the club. The ladies shared a feast at Yellowtail Japanese Restaurant & Lounge inside the Bellagio, where they dined on signature dishes - such as Big Eye tuna pizza - prepared specially by the restaurant's executive chef. After dinner, they headed to Gold Boutique Nightclub & Lounge - celebrating in true Sin City style. According to an onlooker, they were requesting songs from the deejay, and sang and danced along.
â¢ Ashley Olsen was a special guest at a pal's office holiday party at Patsy's in Manhattan. The starlet stopped by the group dinner and everyone was "having a great time," an onlooker says of the crowd, which enjoyed a buffet of classic Neapolitan food. Olsen also took home one of Patsy's cookbooks as a parting gift.
â¢ Newlyweds Hilary Duff and Mike Comrie were in the mood to party - so the duo hit up L.A.'s Trousdale Lounge, where they sat in the main room at a VIP table surrounded by friends. The group danced all night and sipped vodka and champagne. Also at the club? Mary-Kate Olsen, who was hanging out (separately) in the back room with friends.
â¢ Ashley Olsen and boyfriend Justin Bartha, sharing a lobster dinner at New York's Blue Water Grill in Union Square. The couple were joined by friends, and they all chatted over oysters. Ashley and Justin were discreetly affectionate while hanging with their group. According to a source, the party was in great spirits, laughing and enjoying their seafood feast during the steamy summer evening.
â¢ Britney Spears, scouting out jewelry from Nicole Richie's House of Harlow line during a visit to Kitson at the Americana mall in Glendale, Calif. The pop star, who was with her mom Lynne and a male friend, spent 15 minutes in the shop, where she also tried on some booties from the Olsen twins' Elizabeth and James line.
First and foremost, Steve Jobs is an entrepreneur. And that is how history will long remember him. Not primarily as a fiduciary or an institution builder or an administrator (though he has worn all those hats), but rather as an individual who relentlessly pursued new opportunities.
â¢ A peppy Mary-Kate Olsen ventured out to West Hollywood's Chateau Marmont for a relaxed night out with a girlfriend. The starlet rocked her usual boho-chic look, sporting a long dress and vintage purse as the twosome hung out on the back patio. Olsen was so low-key, she stayed put in her chair, just chatting before taking off around 11 p.m.
â¢Mary-Kate Olsen and boyfriend Nate Lowman were glued at the hip at New York's Jane Hotel, where they partied well into the morning with a crowd that included Mischa Barton. The two rarely left each other's side as they danced with their friends at the West Village hot spot. They also engaged in some PDA, making out and laughing with each other all night.
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â¢ Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, enjoying dinner and dancing together at Lavo, inside the Palazzo Las Vegas. After celebrating a friend's birthday with a meal in the private dining room, the twins headed upstairs to the club, where they snagged a table on the dancefloor. "They danced non-stop with their friends and playfully took photos of each other," says an onlooker, noting that the twins stayed until after 3 a.m. "They loved the music the deejay was spinning."
Here's what I see as I cross the intersection of M Street and Wisconsin Avenue: a sleek woman in to-die-for jeans speaking a language I can't pin down; an iPod-toting jogger with shopping bags from a tony store; a model (or she should be) in knee-high boots and a thigh-high skirt. It's like a well-cast movie -- all the elements fit like a study in big-city fashion.
• Mary-Kate Olsen, hanging alfresco at
West Hollywood's Chateau Marmont. The starlet took a patio table with a male
friend, laughing and enjoying her pal's company. Olsen, who sported her
signature plaid, smoked several cigarettes while outside – then called
it an early evening.
• Jessica Biel, trying to get back to her seat
after taking a bathroom break during Radiohead's electrifying
performance at L.A.'s Hollywood Bowl. There with Justin Timberlake, the actress had forgotten her ticket for re-entry. Oops!
• The Radiohead show – the second of a two-night stand
– drew plenty of celebrity fans: Mary-Kate Olsen was
spotted, and Foo Fighters singer Dave Grohl stuck around
for an afterparty at the outdoor venue. At the bash, Grohl drank a beer,
posed for pictures with fans and cracked everybody up. Keanu Reeves took in the show as well. And the night before, newlyweds Ellen
DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi were among the stars rocking out to
the British band.
• Mary-Kate Olsen, dining with pal Nicole Richie and a group of friends at West Hollywood's Chateau Marmont.
There with a male friend (wearing a cast), the starlet smoked some
cigarettes – but skipped the food. Richie, meanwhile, was eating: She ordered potato-crusted halibut and asked for a side of carrots and fries – and she gleefully ate chunks of food with her fingers totally unaware of her
The New York Police Department has denied a Friday newspaper report that they intended to question Mary-Kate Olsen in connection with phone calls the actress received from the masseuse who discovered Heath Ledger's body on Tuesday, PEOPLE has confirmed.
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