The stars of The Great Gatsby have started settling into Sydney, which will host them for the next few months as they shoot Baz Luhrmann’s 3D film in and around the city. Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire, Carey Mulligan and Aussies Joel Edgerton and Isla Fisher have been spotted in various parts of Sydney, whether grabbing an EasyWay beverage at Darling Harbour (Leo on Saturday night) or shopping in Paddington (Carey). Tobey, his family, Carey and some friends also fit in some exercise at Bondi Beach on Saturday, while Blake Lively reportedly flew in to Sydney for a weekend visit to celebrate her birthday with beau Leonardo. The couple were spotted dining at Matt Moran’s restaurant Aria on Sunday night, but Blake has apparently returned to the US to continue filming Savages.
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British style icon Alexa Chung arrived in Sydney yesterday ahead of the launch of ACP’s 30 Days of Fashion and Beauty, of which she is an ambassador. Looking cute in a pair of denim dungarees, the fashion muse wasted no time indulging in some retail therapy, and hit vintage stores in Surry Hills and The Intersection in Paddington.
Miranda Kerr has been enjoying an extended stay in her home country and recently made appearances at David Jones stores in Melbourne and Sydney to promote her skincare line, Kora Organics. She recently returned to Australia with her A-list husband Orlando Bloom and son Flynn after a trip to New Zealand, where Orlando is working on The Hobbit.
If all the above isn’t enough star power, True Blood hottie Ryan Kwanten is also in town to film Not Suitable For Children and promote Griff the Invisible.