Justin Timberlake hit the red carpet to celebrate the release of The 20/20 Experience at LA's El Rey Theatre on Monday night. He was joined by newly single Ryan Seacrest, whose split from girlfriend Julianne Hough was announced last week. Ryan interviewed Justin during the event, which will be televised on Tuesday night on The CW, and their chat confirmed that Justin is in fact planning on dropping a second part to the album later this year. Also on hand for the bash was Emmy Rossum, Anna Kendrick, Nikki Reed, and a crowd full of fans, who were treated to a concert by Justin that included a performance of "Mirrors." He had made his way west after stopping over the weekend in Austin, TX, where he held a secret Myspace event.
People reports that Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough have broken up after over two years of dating. The couple stepped out publicly just last month, attending a Topshop opening bash in LA after also posing on the red carpet together at the Golden Globes in January. Ryan and Julianne even vacationed over New Year's in France, where they were spotted kissing and playing in the ocean. Neither party has commented on the news, but Julianne did Instagram the quote "It gets better" earlier today.
Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel were joined by their famous significant others at the LA premiere of Safe Haven in LA last night. Julianne wore a silver Alberta Ferretti dress to pose alongside her boyfriend, Ryan Seacrest, on the red carpet. Meanwhile, Josh went for a bright blue Ralph Lauren suit for the premiere, but opted to not walk the red carpet with his wife, Fergie. However, the couple did share a hug off of the red carpet and chatted with friends at the afterparty. Josh was busy yesterday, appearing on The Tonight Show as well. Other famous faces celebrating the latest Nicholas Sparks big-screen adaptation included Julianne's brother and Dancing With the Stars dancer Derek Hough, as well as Josh and Julianne's costar Cobie Smulders, who wore a black Saint Laurent jumpsuit. Safe Haven hits theaters on Valentine's Day.
Jimmy Kimmel was the master of ceremonies for another successful Primetime Emmy Awards in LA on Sunday evening. Jimmy kicked off the show with his latest star-studded skit which featured Zooey Deschanel, Connie Britton, Lena Dunham ,and more. Homeland and Modern Family were the big winners of the evening, though there were tons of fun and funny highlights throughout. Aaron Paul from Breaking Bad gave one of the most animated acceptance speeches of the evening, ending with a very emotional shout-out to his fiancé. Claire Danes also sent out some love to her "baby daddy," husband Hugh Dancy, without whom, she said, none of this would mean anything.
Seth MacFarlane had an actual onstage blunder when he didn't walk up to the correct mic stand, and Ellen DeGeneres had her own embarrassing moment when she stepped on stage without her pants on. In other highlights, Louis CK was a big winner of the night, Jon Stewart had to fight his way to the stage to accept his 10th Emmy for The Daily Show, and Michael J. Fox earned a standing ovation when he stepped on stage to present Modern Family with its best comedy series win. Stay tuned for our behind-the-scenes coverage and don't forget to check out all our Emmys fashion and beauty polls!
Ellen DeGeneres accepted her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today. The talk-show host had her wife, Portia de Rossi, as well as her mother, Betty, by her side for the ceremony. Ellen's colleagues Ryan Seacrest and Jimmy Kimmel were also on hand to toast Ellen's accomplishment, and both were seen planting kisses on her cheek as she posed with her Walk of Fame plaque.
The 10th season of The Ellen DeGeneres Show kicks off next Monday, and Ellen's already got an impressive roster of guests ahead for the year, including Britney Spears, Selena Gomez, and Pink. Earlier this Summer, Jennifer Aniston shot promos for Ellen to help hype the upcoming episodes and was a good sport while the host messed up her signature hair in one funny spot.
Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale were inseparable as they posed for pictures on the red carpet last night at the Heart Foundation Gala. The organization raises money to help research and fight heart disease, and the charitable evening included a performance by Michael Bublé, with Ryan Seacrest handling MC duties. Gavin and Gwen stepped out in support of the cause alongside stars including Chelsea Handler. Gavin took advantage of a 10-day break from playing with Bush to spend the evening with his wife. The band will make several stops in Canada, along with the Midwest and Northwest, before wrapping up their latest tour late next month. In the Fall, it will likely be Gwen's turn to hit the road. No Doubt's reunion album will hit shelves on Sept. 25, the band announced last week, and the foursome are expected to tour widely in support of the new CD.
Jennifer Lopez waved hello to the American Idol audience as she took her judging seat for the elimination show in LA last night. Contestant Heejun Han was sent home on the episode, which also featured a performance by last year's winner Scotty McCreery and Nicki Minaj.
J Lo switched gears back to her own music this morning, sharing her new track "Dance Again" on Ryan Seacrest's radio show. She'll premiere the video for the new song on AI next Thursday. J Lo will likely sing the new jam along with some others this Summer when she performs for the first time in Brazil. She announced plans to headline two dates of Sao Paulo's Pop Music Festival during a recent trip to the country with boyfriend Casper Smart. And it looks like he's planning to join her again, since he tweeted, "Thanks again Brazil for being so welcoming. See you in the Summer!"
Ashton Kutcher and Lea Michele got their flirt on last night at the LA premiere of New Year's Eve. She brought along her best friend Jonathan Groff as her date, but later even thanked Ashton on Twitter. Lea wrote to Ashton, "It was such an honor working with you. I cannot thank you enough."
Joining Ashton and a Valentino-clad Lea on the red carpet at Grauman's Chinese Theatre were their other costars, including Zac Efron, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Abigail Breslin. Hilary Swank, meanwhile, posed in a sequined Elie Saab gown. Katherine Heigl threw an arm around husband Josh Kelley, and Josh Duhamel accompanied wife Fergie. Sofia Vergara posed solo and looked amazing in a LBD. The cast moved on to an afterparty held at Hollywood and Highland, where Sofia tweeted that Ludacris joined in on the fun.
Ryan Seacrest was toasted by his friends and colleagues last night at LA's Promise 2011 Gala. The TV personality had his girlfriend Julianne Hough by his side at the event, which featured a special performance of Cirque du Soleil's show IRIS. Ryan was spotlighted for his work with the nonprofit LA's Promise, which serves middle- and high-school students in South LA, during the fundraising celebration. His American Idol costar Randy Jackson was there to help recognize Ryan's efforts, as was Ashton Kutcher and Modern Family's Julie Bowen. Ashton, whose Two and a Half Men debut aired last week, gave a speech and shared some advice from his father at the gala, which Ryan later applauded on Twitter. Ryan was the man of the evening last night, but he and Julianne will trade spots in the spotlight early next month when her movie Footloose hits theaters on Oct. 14.
Las Vegas got even crazier this weekend when the biggest names in music descended onto the property of the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino for the two-day iHeartRadio music festival. The good times kicked off on Friday with performances from Jay-Z, Coldplay, Alicia Keys, the Black Eyed Peas, Carrie Underwood, Bruno Mars, Kelly Clarkson, and Jane's Addiction. Saturday night was just as star studded with energetic sets by Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Steven Tyler, Kenny Chesney, Nikki Minaj, Rascal Flats, Usher, and Sting. Music artists weren't the only big names on hand — American Idol host Ryan Seacrest made the trip to the desert to MC the show and brought along girlfriend, and star of the upcoming dance film Footloose, Julianne Hough. Twilight star Ashley Greene was rolling solo to introduce Rascal Flats while Glee's Cory Monteith welcomed Sublime to the stage.
Friends Alicia and Jay-Z closed down Friday night with a rocking rendition of their hit "Empire State of Mind" as Chris Martin watched on from backstage. There were no signs, though, of mom-to-be Beyoncé or Chris's wife Gwyneth Paltrow. The fans kept up their enthusiasm on Saturday when J Lo rocked out her hits "Papi" and "On the Floor." J Lo looked hot in a sexy red dress! Fresh off her tour with Britney Spears, Nikki Minaj got fans on their feet with her "Super Bass." Lady Gaga wrapped up the second night of festivities with a 50-minute set that included chart topper "The Edge of Glory."