Each year, top US universities award honorary degrees to people with impressive achievements in their fields — including a handful of A-list Hollywood stars. Over the weekend, Ben Affleck received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from Brown University, following in the footsteps of admired actors and actresses like Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin. Take a look at the esteemed stars with honorary degrees!
Alec has a daughter, Ireland Baldwin, from his marriage to Kim Basinger, while this will be Hilaria's first child. Alec and Hilaria got married in NYC in July last year in a ceremony that was attended by famous friends including Alec's 30 Rock co-star, Tina Fey. Congrats to the expecting duo!
The 2012 Primetime Emmy Awards are on Monday, and we're gearing up for the big show with a look back at the show's best moments from the past. The Emmys celebrate our small-screen favourites, including hot leading men, funny comedians, and the best dramatic actors — and we can't wait to see who wins big this time around.
Click through to see the stars from years past, and check back Monday as we bring you all the photos, news and fashion from the red carpet!
The 2012 US Open is under way in NYC! There were plenty of celebs on hand at the beginning, including Alec Baldwin and Stanley Tucci, and their respective new wives, Hilaria Thomas and Felicity Blunt. The fun continued with Amanda Seyfried, Kristen Wiig, and Sofia Vergara in the stands. Yesterday Will Ferrell and Eva Longoria popped up in the crowd.
Click through to see all the stars at the US Open so far!
The 2012 US Open has been going on in NYC for over a week! There were plenty of celebs on hand at the beginning, including Alec Baldwin and Stanley Tucci, and their respective new wives, Hilaria Thomas and Felicity Blunt. The fun continued with Brooklyn Decker, Amanda Seyfried, Eva Longoria, and Sofia Vergara in the stands. Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban almost upstaged the on-court action with a sweet show of PDA. Over the weekend, more stars went to the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens to see tennis and drink Moet. John Legend and Chrissy Teigen looked sweet, while Chace Crawford, Josh Groban, and Eva watched the players battle it out to the quarter-finals. Yesterday, Pippa Middleton even rolled through after her exciting weekend in the Hamptons. Click through to see all the stars at the US Open so far!
The 2012 US Open kicked off in Queens on Monday with plenty of celebrity support. Jordin Sparks performed the national anthem at the opening night gala in a sexy white dress while Alec Baldwin and Stanley Tucci took the microphone alongside Anna Wintour. Alec and Stanley, who both tied the knot recently, had their new wives at the event. Alec and Hilaria Thomas wed in June while Stanley and Emily Blunt's sister, Felicity, recently revealed that they secretly married after becoming engaged in November of last year.
Also on hand for the tennis fun were Zach Braff and Michael Phelps' mum, Debbie. Yesterday, Brooklyn Decker made an appearance in the stands the cheer on husband Andy Roddick, who beat Rhyne Williams in the first round. There's more court action to come as the tournament continues through Sept. 9.
Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Thomas got married on Saturday! The Emmy Award-winning 30 Rock star had some of his co-stars in attendance, most notably Tina Fey, who posed for photographers on her way into St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral in New York with her husband Jeff Richmond. Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels was also on hand to witness the nuptials, as were Woody Allen and his wife Soon-Yi, Law and Order: SVU actress Mariska Hargitay, and Alec’s famous family, including his brothers Billy and Stephen. Alec wore a Tom Ford suit for the occasion while his bride, a yoga instructor, was spotted in a grey dress carrying a garment bag — she reportedly wore a gown by Amsale, who also dressed Alec’s 16-year-old daughter Ireland.
Since the wedding, Alec and Hilaria, who will take Baldwin as her surname, tweeted pictures of their wedding bands, and Hilaria posted a photo of her and Alec kissing with the caption, “What a weekend.”
Penélope Cruz wore Emilio Pucci to join her To Rome With Love co-stars in NYC yesterday for a screening at the Paris Theatre in honour of their film's US release tomorrow. She linked up with co-stars Alec Baldwin, Greta Gerwig, and director Woody Allen for the premiere. Alec made the rounds with fiancée Hilaria Thomas on his arm, while Woody Allen fan Jon Hamm stepped out with his girlfriend, Jennifer Westfeldt. Penélope, though, skipped out on the star-studded afte rparty held at Casa Lever. Chris Rock came out for the celebration, and caught up with John Legend.
So far, early To Rome With Love reviews are mixed. It's his and Penélope's second project together after 2008's Vicky Cristina Barcelona. Penélope was thrilled to pair up with Woody again, saying at a press conference on Tuesday, "I find him so fascinating. He's so unique. I'm lucky that I get to be directed by somebody that I admire so much, and I am lucky I get to hang out with him."
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