Dr Jill Biden, Joe Biden, Marc Cuban, Samantha Bee, Jeb Bush at OZY FEST in Central Park

This year’s OZY FEST had an impressive line-up of panelists. Speakers included Former Vice President Joe Biden and wife Dr. Jill Biden, comedian and political commentator Samantha Bee, entrepreneur and TV star Marc Cuban, and former Presidential candidate and Florida Governor Jeb Bush. Described as “TED meets Coachella” by The New York Times, the all-day […]

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‘Shades’ of Jennifer Lopez in Rita Ora

From afar I thought I was looking at Jennifer Lopez in character on the set of her hit NBC hit crime series Shades of Blue when I first saw this picture. Instead, its singer Rita Ota looking like a dead ringer of Harlee Santos, the NYPD detective Ms. Lopez portrays opposite Ray Liotta. Ora was […]

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Don & Katrina Peebles Host Cocktails & Conversations Honoring NYC Mission Society

Philanthropist power couple Don & Katrina Peebles hosted Cocktails and Conversations in honor of the New York City Mission Society at their Bridgehampton home. The elegant but understated event benefitted the Mission Society’s programs and services, which help youth and families in our city’s most underserved communities break the cycle of poverty and achieve success. […]

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Tyler Perry and Viacom Partner Up

Viacom announced it has entered into a comprehensive, multi-year content partnership with the award-winning writer, director, producer, actor and playwright Tyler Perry, encompassing television, film and short-form video. Under the terms of the agreement, Perry will produce approximately 90 episodes annually of original drama and comedy series for BET and other Viacom networks, and Viacom […]

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Jean Shafiroff Honors French at Le Cirque

Philanthropist and author Jean Shafiroff hosted her Annual Bastille Day Luncheon for 40 guests at Le Cirque in New York City to honor the French on their national holiday. Shafiroff, wearing a  pink and yellow silk Zac Posen dress, toasted the French giving a short speech honoring the 86 people who lost  their lives to terrorism in […]

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Beth Shak On Hand at Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation’s Unconditional Love Gala

Poker pro Beth Shak and her furry companion were among the guests at The Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation’s Seventh Annual Unconditional Love Gala held at a private waterfront residence on Gin Lane in Southampton. Gala Chair Jean Shafiroff, Board President Jonathan McCann and Chair Emeritus Susan Allen hosted this years sold-out event themed around a […]

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Harriette Rose Katz Hosts The Chosen Few’s Third Anniversary & New Member Induction at Second

Harriette Rose Katz, President & Founder of Gourmet Advisory Services and The Chosen Few, New York City’s elite society of event professionals, hosted an elegant cocktail reception at Second by Chef Laurent Tourondel to celebrate The Chosen Few’s Third Anniversary and welcome two new members. The gorgeous and expansive space’s beauty was further enhanced by […]

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Sir Richard Branson in a New York State of Mind

The Empire State Building celebrated the inaugural New York Formula E race with a special lighting ceremony with Sir Richard Branson. Lit in red and purple, the world-famous tower lights featured DS Virgin Racing colors ahead of the team’s participation in the New York City ePrix over the weekend.

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Olivier Martinez and son talk shop

Olivier Martinez showed his strength and schlepped three grocery bags out of Bristol Farms in Los Angeles over the weekend. The 51-year old actor recently divorced from Halle Berry, was with their 3-year old son Maceo, not pictured but walking right behind dad.

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Miley Cyrus on being a role model: “I Just want to be myself”

Triple-threat Miley Cyrus covers the August issue of Harper’s BAZAAR, laying on a bed of flowers, spreading messages of love. In the issue, she opens up on everything from her twerking days and life as a child star to the election, her relationship with the trans community, her evolutions—as a person and pop star—and more. […]

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