updated 11/02/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST
•originally published 11/02/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST
Honored for their work by an Italian arts group in Washington, D.C., newly trim tenor Luciano Pavarotti (minus 81 lbs.) and the always trim Sophia Loren shared a joke.
After six weeks down under shooting Crocodile Dundee II, due out in May, Paul Hogan and Linda Kozlowski romanced for the camera prior to filming in deepest Manhattan.
Olivia Newton-John checked out daughter Chloe, 21 months, who did an impromptu flash dance in a blinding barrage of paparazzi strobes at an L.A. benefit for CARE.
Knighted last year, Live Aid hero Bob Geldof got the royal treatment again when Princess Anne awarded him an honorary Ph.D. in Economics from the University of London.