★ Concord, Massachusett’s Steve Carell purchases a new home in California.
★ Another peak at Katie Holmes as Jackie O in the new Kennedy miniseries.
★ Marshfield, Massachusetts resident and Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler is officially named a new judge on “American Idol”.
★ Dorchester, Massachusett’s Mark Wahlberg recounts an incident involving one of his sons and an octopus during a recent appearance on “The Late Show with David Letterman.”
★ Fairfield, Connecticut born actor Justin Long talks about his awkward experience with co-star Christina Applegate in his new film.
★ Cast of the Bay State film, Fury Vengeance talk about real life animal encounters at the premiere (above).
★ Two-time Tony Award winning actress Frances Sternhagen, also known as Cliff’s mom on Cheers and Bunny MacDougal on Sex and the City, performs at the Salem Theatre Company.
★ Katie Holmes to star as Jackie Kennedy in HBO miniseries.
★ Scott Brown’s daughter, and former “American Idol” contestant, Ayla, gets job on CBS’s “The Early Show”.
★ “Project Runway” contestant, designer Kara Janx, to appear at the May 12th and 13th Stylefixx event in Boston, previewing her spring 2010 line.
★ The New England Patriot Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen drop $20 million to build the their ideal home in Brentwood, California.
★ British star, Rachel Weisz, to play American Jackie Kennedy in upcoming biopic.
★ “Saved by the Bell” star “Mr. Belding” comes to McFadden’s in Boston on April 29.
★ New Hampshire film honored with 2010 Emmy nomination from the Boston/New England chapter of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
★ New York Magazine lists 7 things Conan O’Brien will be able to do on cable that he couldn’t do on network television. While Conan confirms that he will in fact not be returning to the NYC.
★ Fashion designer to the stars Marc Jacobs attends his business partner’s swanky wedding on the Cape.
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