Martin Scorsese's A-List Birthday Party and More Celebrity News

The legendary director rang in his 70th with his uber-famous friends. Also, Lady Gaga doused herself in buttercream


Thanksgiving is tomorrow, so we're recapping the week's celebrity food news before everyone sits down at the table. The big news? Justin and Selena do dinner dates a second and third time, Rihanna's a serious snack freak, and we wish we were at Martin Scorsese's 70th birthday bash. Oh, Leo. 

Restaurant Buzz

Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler and a few buddies strolled into New York City's Bleecker Street Pizza after midnight and helped serve pizza. [NY Post]

Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez went for take three and headed to Benihana with friends in Los Angeles. [E!]

The night before, Gomez and best friend Taylor Swift met up for lunch at Osteria La Buca in Los Angeles. [E!]

Martin Scorsese celebrated his 70th birthday at New York City's Monkey Bar with his uber A-list pals, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Steven Spielberg, Daniel Day-Lewis, Harvey Keitel, Elvis Costello, and more. Guests celebrated him with a champagne toast and chocolate cake. [NY Post]

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are continuing their vacation in Rome. The couple was spotted at Antica Pesa in Rome's Trastevere neighborhood and dined on Parma ham crudo and mozzarella, eggplant parmigiana, mini beef sliders, pasta with chickpeas, a salad with marinated anchovies, and more. [People]

Seen & Heard

Kelly Preston and husband John Travolta strongly believe that chemicals in food led to their late son Jett's autism.[NY Post]

Rihanna's backstage request list has been leaked for her upcoming tour. Her list (that looks like a serious munchie-fest) includes Oreos, Haribo brand Gold Bears, Capri Sun juiceboxes, 10 bags of Cheddar cheese Ruffles, Red Bull, Grey Goose, Coke, Sprite, ginger ale, Diet Coke, 10 bags of Flamin' Hot Cheetos, stuffed olives, Golden Grahams cereal, and Mini Babybel cheeses. [TMZ]

To celebrate the release of her memoir, Grace, Vogue's creative director Grace Coddington took part in a live Twitter Q&A where she deemed Momofuku cookies her favorite and chamomile tea as her source of energy. Apparently, the Q&A exhausted her as she declared a need for a vodka tonic after it was all over. [Twitter/Vogue]

While Suri Cruise sat on her lap and munched an apple, mom Katie Holmes fell asleep riding the New York City subway. [E!]

Want to see Lady Gaga covered in buttercream? [Us]

Ben Affleck takes his venti iced Starbuck coffee black, thank you very much. [People]

 


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