updated 07/17/2000 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 07/17/2000 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Actress Goldie Hawn shared a laugh with the Dalai Lama after introducing him at L.A.'s Sports Arena, the kickoff to a week of spiritual instruction by his holiness. (The marks on his arm are from past inoculations.)
In Cologne, Germany, Tom Cruise clicked with one fräulein when he snapped their picture at the premiere of his hit flick M:I-2, the Mission: Impossible sequel, which has already grossed more than $190 million in the States.
Ah, the night life! Jane Fonda snuggled up with a teddy bear at an Atlanta benefit for her pet cause, the Georgia Campaign for Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention. Decked out in pj's and slippers, Fonda auctioned off a slumber party, which she will attend. Winning bid: $26,000.
In London, Princess Diana's close friend Rosa Monckton (below left) held her daughter Domenica, 5, Di's goddaughter, at the grand opening of the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Playground and Walk, the centerpiece of which is a pirate ship. Also there: Diana's brother Earl Spencer and his children (from left) Louis, 6, twins Eliza and Amelia, nearly 8, and Kitty, 9 (rear). Of Diana, Monckton said, "She had a lot of the child in her, and she kept in touch with that aspect of herself."
Storm troopers: Model-actress Rachel Hunter (right) may have split from husband Rod Stewart last year, but that didn't stop her from pairing up with his daughter, actress Kimberly Stewart (her mom is Alana Stewart), for the L.A. premiere of the hit disaster flick The Perfect Storm. Hunter will appear with Storm's Mark Wahlberg in an upcoming comedy tentatively titled Metal God.
In Milford, N.J., Michael J. Fox got an assist from recently retired hoops star Jayson Williams, who donated $50,000 to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research at Williams's annual charity barbecue.
Baby steps: Actress Reese Witherspoon (Election) strolled with daughter Ava, 10 months, in Bel Air, Calif. Dad is Witherspoon's husband, actor Ryan Phillippe.
Former Beverly Hills, 90210 costars Luke Perry and Jennifer Grant (daughter of Dyan Cannon and Cary Grant) got reacquainted at a party for HBO's Oz in Manhattan.
In a Magic moment, NBA great Magic Johnson congratulated the graduating class (including Tiffany Jones, 17) of the Choir Academy of Harlem high school in New York City. Johnson was the keynote speaker at the commencement.