Star Tracks

updated 06/20/1994 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 06/20/1994 AT 01:00 AM EDT

Twirling dervish John Goodman paraded through the streets of Covington, La., to shoot a scene for Kingfish: The Story of Huey P. Long. Goodman, who has a home in nearby Bogalusa, plays the flamboyant Louisiana governor of the 1930s in a TNT movie due next year.

Tennis menace Andre Agassi and girlfriend Brooke Shields scored tickets to Barbra Streisand's smash opening-night concert in Anaheim, Calif. Agassi next heads to Wimbledon, where just last year a fist-pumping Streisand cheered him on.

Soul siren Toni Braxton, Grammy's reigning Best New Artist, midriffed her way through last week's MTV Movie Awards in Hollywood. Menace II Society won top honors, while Tom Hanks and Janet Jackson earned Best Performance awards.

Director Penny Marshall, rebounding from a brief hospital stay, had a hearty hug for her leading Renaissance Man, Danny DeVito, at the comedy's L.A. premiere. "Penny and I hung around together in the early days," DeVito has said. "We're Italians and that carries the bags."

Beverly Johnson, 41 (right), brought DNA-blessed daughter Anansa Sims, 15 (Dad is music man Danny Sims), to a Beverly Hills party for her new book, True Beauty: Secrets of Radiant Beauty for Women of Every Age and Color.

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