Jessica Simpson hangs on for dear life as she takes a Rad2Go Sunbird scooter for a spin. (The singer's hubby, Nick Lachey, at left, got his own ride.) The stunt was part of an effort by Ellen DeGeneres, right, to close every episode of her talk show with a bang.
The Whole Gang Hollywood, APRIL 7
At the premiere of his comedy The Whole Ten Yards, Bruce Willis has a devilish good time with sweetie Brooke Burns (in background) and daughters (from left) Rumer, 15, Scout, 12, and Tallulah, 1O. Tallulah, who plays a cookie-selling Scout in the flick, strikes a pose with Burns (above) and takes a shine to her dad's famous noggin. For more on Bruce and Brooke, see page 43.
SEASON OPENING GAMES
APRIL 5, 8 & 12
Hot Dawgs! NEW YORK CITY
Beyoncé and her rapper beau Jay-Z suited up for the first home game at Yankee Stadium. Their Bronx Bombers defeated the Chicago White Sox, 3-1.
Shooting Star NEW YORK CITY
Meanwhile, Martha Stewart captures the team inside Yankee Stadium. "Martha loves sporting events," says a friend.
Comic Relief CHICAGO
Avid Cubs fan Bill Murray tosses the first pitch (into the stands) for his team's opener against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
A for Effort OAKLAND
Surfer and shark-attack survivor Bethany Hamilton, 14, hurls one over the plate at the Oakland A's game against the Texas Rangers.
The Wedding Singer BURBANK
Jennifer Lopez vamps it up with (from left) Will & Grace's Megan Mullally, Eric McCormack and Sean Hayes after filming a guest spot on the season finale airing April 29. Playing herself, Lopez sings at the wedding of Mullally's Karen Walker to John Cleese's character.
Pregnant Paws MALIBU, APRIL 11
An expectant Courteney Cox Arquette, who is due in early August, gets some seaside exercise with Hopper, her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, while Ella, her Bernese mountain dog, trots alongside.
Take It from Here VANCOUVER, APRIL 9
Cameron Diaz, toting a doggie bag, leaves Milestone's restaurant with sweetie Justin Timberlake, who's in town shooting Edison, a thriller. The couple must be near a milestone of their own: They first met at Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards last April.
Good Skate PASADENA APRIL 12
Aussie actor Heath Ledger hones his moves while filming Lords of Dogtown. The sloppy chic and messy do are for his role as a '70s surfer turned skateboarder.
The Domestic Duo? CABO SAN LUCAS, MEXICO, AND MALIBU, APRIL 6 & 7
After a weekend getaway in Mexico, Leonardo DiCaprio and his steady, Gisele Bündchen, get a little touchy-feely while waiting to board their return flight to Los Angeles. Their trip must have gone really well: The next day the happy couple were spotted checking out an aerial-view photo of Malibu property while house-hunting with the actor's mother, Irmelin.
Head to Head LOS ANGELES, APRIL 6
At the Staples Center, Meg Ryan gets plenty of support from her 12-year-old son Jack while cheering on the Lakers, who were battling the Portland Trail Blazers. But Ryan's hope was for naught: L.A. lost 91-80.
See-Saw Awww SANTA MONICA, APRIL 11
Action hero Harrison Ford pulls off his best stunt yet: teeter-tottering with Calista Flockhart and her 3-year-did son Liam (sitting in front of Mom) at Douglas Park.
The Heir Up There NEW YORK CITY, APRIL 10
Basking in the warmth of a Manhattan spring day, 2-year-old Levon gets a boost from mom Uma Thurman as she strolls with daughter Maya, 5. Dad is the actress's ex, Ethan Hawke.