New York got its Oscar party early as a star-filled Hollywood supper club took over Alice Tully Hall last night, with prime spots occupied by Madonna, Alibaba executive vice chairman Joe Tsai and Bank of America investment banking vice chairman Cary Thompson.
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow, her husband Chris Martin, who fronts U.K. rock group Coldplay, and two children will leave London to live in Los Angeles “for at least the next two years,” the Mail on Sunday reported. *Paltrow “has loved living in London” and now wants to be closer to her mother and brother, who live in California, a source tells newspaper.
TriBeCa, the super-wealthy Manhattan enclave sprinkled with movie stars, has attracted a daring criminal who exploits the roof gardens of its converted industrial and distinctive cast-iron buildings to make off with jewelry and electronics, sometimes with residents still at home.
Iron Man Tony Stark’s penthouse in the hit film “The Avengers” looks like it’s in Manhattan. In fact, the scenes of Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow were shot on an Albuquerque sound stage, staffed by 500 extras, grips, camera operators and sound engineers working on the film.
The international flight I took earlier this year was probably the worst place to watch the movie “Contagion,” in which Gwyneth Paltrow flies from Hong Kong to the U.S. unwittingly carrying the germs of a pandemic.