While the ‘Power’ star was being celebrated, elsewhere Latvian supermodel Lana Zakocela got married and more.
After the success of Starz’s ‘Power’, E! News host Terrence J took the opportunity to gather thirty friends for a special evening honoring LaLa Anthony. The two have been great friends for years now and love to take a moment to get together and support and celebrate one another’s achievements. To their surprise, they were both treated to a special montage of their greatest work on camera, which was projected onto a nearby building. This wonderful occasion fittingly took place at the Zacapa Room on a private terrance over looking the Empire State Building. Notable guests included Power co-star Naturi Naughton, Peter Thomas from the Real Housewives of Atlanta, and Tahiry Jose from Love and Hip Hop. Chef Lois Spencer was there to prepare a multi-course meal for the guests, along with specialty hand crafted cocktails by mixologist Lynnette Marrero.
Samsung and MTV hosted the ultimate pre-show bash to celebrate all 12 nominees of the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards’ “Song of Summer” Presented by Samsung Galaxy Tab S2. Singer Rita Ora performed fan favorites “R.I.P.”, “Body on Me”, “Black Widow” and “IWNLYD” while guests used the brand new Tab S2 to cast votes for their choice for “Song of Summer.”
On Friday, fans were treated to a night in Miguel’s world as made his Drai’s LIVE debut in the midst of his successful WILDHEART North American tour. Performing some of his biggest hits and fan favorites, Miguel rocked the opulent 65,000 square foot venue for an hour with songs like “Quickie,” “Drugs” and the lead single from his newly released WILDHEART album, “Coffee.” He paused between tracks to speak with the audience, clearly taking in his appreciation for their support. All while overlooking the famed Las Vegas Strip from the rooftop stage, Miguel’s passion and musicianship shined through the entire concert. Before bowing out, he took to the mic one last time for his encore – the beloved and critically acclaimed “Adorn.”
DuJour Magazine hosted an event at Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton, New York, which celebrated the recent story DuJour published called Insta-Famous. The article featured Andrew Warren, Kyra Kennedy, Tiffany Trump, Gaia Matisse and Reya Benitez. DuJour’s Jason Binn, former NYC Police Commissioner Ray Kelly, Good Day New York’s Greg Kelly, and Just Drew designer Andrew Warren hosted the event. Andrew Warren arrived with his muses Reya Benitez and Gaia Matisse, who brought along their famous friends Peter Brandt Jr., Abigail Breslin, Jordan Kanegis, Brandon Kops, Natalie Jackson, Karen and Teddy Margueles. Other attendees included Georgina Bloomberg, Fern Mallis, Rosanna Scotto, Claire Laverty, Richie and Jane Notar, David Yurman and actor producer Bob Balaban. The event was presented by East, Miami Swire Hotels. Here are some pics from the event:
Meanwhile, Latvian supermodel Lana Zakocela got married to Justin Etzin. She wore a custom couture wedding gown by Mark Zunino, who was rumored to have designed Jennifer Aniston’s wedding dress. Notable attendees included Ellen Von Unwerth, Lindsay Lohan, and Fashion TV presenter Hofit Golan. Her bridesmaid included some famous faces as well, with Victoria’s Secret Angel Sara Sampaio, who wore a custom Stephen Mikhail designs. Craig David, the recording superstar, sang several of his hit songs, including ” 7 Days”, “Rendezvous”, and “Fill me in”. Check out some of the pictures of the beautiful event here:[slideshow]
T.V. Personality Ali Fedotowsky and her boyfriend Kevin Manno brought their pup Owen by the n: PHILANTHROPY Adoption and Pet Pampering Day with spcaLA at Pussy & Pooch in Beverly Hills. Fedotowsky was looking cool and chic, beating the LA heat in n: PHILANTHROPY Michele Fringe Skirt and Edith Tank. She was also rocking a fun updo by Matrix SOCOLOR Celebrity Stylist, George Papanikolas using Matrix StyleLink products.
Celebs including Suki Waterhouse, Kiernan Shipka, Jaime King and husband Kyle Newman, Derek Hough, Ariel Winter with boyfriend Laurent Claude Gaudette, Dylan Penn, Nicole Scherzinger, Rumer Willis, Leona Lewis, Jaden Smith, Mark Salling, The Bachelor’s Nick Viall, Pete Wentz, Cheryl Burke, Italia Ricci, Nolan Funk, and more came out to celebrate the launch of Ever After High’s Way Too Wonderland episodes available now exclusively on Netflix. The event was hosted by JustJared.
No Kid Hungry hosted an intimate breakfast party in part with Kellogg’s, Citi and Tyson Foods to kick off back-to-school and celebrate its efforts to help end childhood hunger in America at the home of THE ALIST’S Ashlee Margolis and Dan Fishman in Beverly Hills. Stars including Jordana Brewster, Abigail Spencer, Selma Blair, Michelle Monaghan, and Cupcakes & Cashmere blogger Emily Schuman all showed up to give their support to the cause.
Joe Manganiello was spotted heading to a workout with a refreshing FIJI Water in hand!
Olivia Culpo celebrated Guess Eyewear at the Mondrian Hotel on Sunday.
On Thursday, August 27, The New York Palace hosted a 14-time Grand Slam winner Rafael “Rafa” Nadal for a night of ping pong in the Courtyard. Joined by his coach and uncle, Toni Nadal, Rafa showed off his table tennis skills in front of 50 of his biggest fans, who cheered him on as he geared up for the tennis tournament kicking off on Monday.