Wikipedia reports: In 1999, at the age of 16, she appeared in the Victoria’s Secret lingerie catalogue. The shoot caused controversy, as Victoria’s Secret stated that they would not use girls younger than 18. Soon after the Victoria’s Secret shoot, she was signed by Versace, Ralph Lauren and Valentino.
Wikipedia reports: Garrett John Hedlund (born September 3, 1984) is an American actor known for his roles in the films Friday Night Lights, Four Brothers, Eragon, Country Strong, for his role as Patroclus in the movie Troy, as Sam Flynn in Tron: Legacy and as Dean Moriarty (a fictionalized Neal Cassady) in the film On the Road.
Wikipedia reports: Seyfried was born in Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, on December 3, 1985. Her mother, Ann (née Sander), is an occupational therapist, and her father, Jack Seyfried, is a pharmacist. She has German ancestry.
Seyfried graduated in 2003 from Allentown’s William Allen High School. She has an older sister, Jennifer Seyfried, who is a musician in the Philadelphia organ-driven rock band, Love City.
Wikipedia reports: Elizabeth Woolridge Grant (born June 21, 1986), better known by her stage name Lana Del Rey, is an American singer-songwriter. Del Rey initially began performing in clubs in New York City at age 18 and signed her first recording contract when she was 20 years old with 5 Points Records, releasing her first digital album Lana Del Ray a.k.a. Lizzy Grant in January 2010.
Wikipedia reports: Cotillard was chosen by director Olivier Dahan to portray the French singer Édith Piaf in the biopic La Vie en Rose before he had even met her, saying that he noticed a similarity between Piaf’s and Cotillard’s eyes.
Producer Ilan Goldman accepted and defended the choice even though distributors TFM reduced the money they gave to finance the film thinking Cotillard wasn’t “bankable” enough an actress. Her portrayal was widely praised, including by the eminent theatre director Sir Trevor Nunn, who described it as “one of the greatest performances on film ever.”
Wikipedia reports: Watts has stated that she wanted to become an actress since she watched the 1980 film Fame. Watts moved to Australia with her mother and brother when she was 14, during the early 1980s (her maternal grandmother was Australian).Her mother worked as a stylist for television commercials, then turning to costume designing, ultimately working for the soap opera Return To Eden. Watts was enrolled in acting lessons by her mother. She also auditioned for television advertising.
Wikipedia reports: Katherine “Kate” Upton(born June 10, 1992) is an American model and actress, known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue first in 2011, when she was named Rookie of the Year, and again in 2012, when she was announced as the cover model.
Celeb Spin reports: Stopping by for lunch at a West Hollywood hotel, Britney Spears was out and about on Thursday (December 6).
The “X Factor” judge looked cute in a cream studded sweater, blue jeans, heeled boots, and a gray fedora as she sipped her Starbucks smoothie.
On Sunday, the pop princess celebrated her 31st birthday and her celeb pals wished her well. X Factor creator Simon Cowell teasingly tweeted her, “Happy Birthday @britneyspears you look great for 40 lots of love Simon.”
The older and wiser Brit fired back with, “You’re a day late @SimonCowell. Clearly your senility is to blame. I forgive you .”
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