By Florence Anthony
Halle Berry and her boyfriend, french actor Olivier Martinez, attended the 2011 Jenesse Silver Rose Awards Gala at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, on Sunday, April 17, where Halle was honored for her work with the domestic violence program. The evening was sponsored by Grey Goose. Celebs onhand to congratulate Halle on her big night included Tatyana Ali, Robin Thicke, Taraji P. Henson and Salli Richardson.
Eco-activist Amy Smart and “Gossip Girl/The Game” star Tika Sumpter will officially kick off The Body Shop Three Minute Shower Challenge for Earth Lovers at Columbia University in New York, on Thursday, April 21, encouraging the public to opt for sustainable switches in their lives, much like in their personal lives. The Body Shop celebrates the launch of the new eco-conscious range of shower gels, urging consumers to cut down their shower time to just three minutes..
Oprah Winfrey showed up to Jazz At Lincoln Center in New York City on April 14 at Discovery Communications’ annual upfront presentation to woo advertisers and media buyers for her Oprah Winfrey Network. She was joined by Rosie O’Donnell, who will be making her return to daytime with a talk show on OWN. Oprah paid Rosie a reported $4 million to do the show.
Word is Rihanna hit the remarkably delicious Osteria Mazza restaurant in Los Angeles following her performance last week of “California King Bed” on “American Idol.” After chowing down on scrumptious Italian vittles, Rihanna made her way out of the restaurant, turning heads as she walked.
Lil Wayne is trying to sell his nine bedroom, nine bathroom home in Miami. While he purchased the house last year for $14 million dollars, Weezy has dropped the price to $12.9 million in an effort to move the property quickly. The news comes a few days after Wayne was hit with a $5.6 million dollar lien for unpaid taxes.