updated 10/20/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 10/20/2008 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Sydney, Oct. 3 Hugh Jackman, looking debonair for a Vanity Fair photo shoot, stars in the epic romance Australia, out Nov. 26.
GEORGE AT PLAY
Puerto Rico, Oct. 5
George Clooney, mustachioed for his role in the drama Men Who Stare at Goats, works up a sweat on the court while on location.
SEE MARIO RUN
Long Beach, Calif., Oct. 1
The boy can't help it! A strapping Mario Lopez films a shirtless appearance for Nip/Tuck.
MILEY'S SWEET 16
Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 5
"This is the most amazing Sweet 16 that a girl could have!" raved Miley Cyrus to the 5,000 guests at her Disneyland birthday event. Tyra Banks, her onetime rival, Demi Lovato, Steve Carell and new beau, model Justin Gaston, 20, cheered for Disney's real-life princess, who performed her hits before a fireworks grand finale. (Psst: Her real birthday is Nov. 23!)
JUST CRUISING AROUND
TOM & THE KIDDOS
N.Y.C., Oct. 4
After an exhausting skip with dad Tom Cruise, Suri, 2, snoozes before dinner with Connor, 13, and Isabella, 15 (right). The next day the siblings hung out with stepmom Katie Holmes.
BRITNEY & JAYDEN
Encino, Calif., Oct. 3
Britney Spears picks up son Jayden, 2, from preschool. Two days earlier the singer posed with a fan (inset) outside an N.Y.C. school, where she delivered a $10,000 check for their music program from Elizabeth Arden.
JESSICA & HONOR
Hollywood, Oct. 5
Jessica Alba gets the hang of the whole mommy thing while out shopping with 17-week-old daughter Honor.
MADONNA & DAVID
New York City, Oct. 1
Madonna, who's currently on her world tour, totes son David, 3, outside the Kabbalah Centre.
Beyoncé Knowles: RED HOT
Miami, Oct. 4
Miami Children's Hospital made Beyoncé the guest of honor at their annual Diamond Ball, and she didn't disappoint in a scarlet Reem Acra gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewels.
L.A., Oct. 4
Victoria Beckham, out toy shopping, opts for a small Balenciaga dress—in a big color.
PRETTY IN PINK
N.Y.C., Oct. 2
Elizabeth Hurley showed her support at a breast cancer awareness event in a silky Catherine Malandrino swing dress.
SALMA GOES NATIVE
Nuremburg, Germany, Oct. 4
Salma Hayek (barely!) wears a traditional Bavarian dirndl on the German television show Wetten, dass . . ?
New York City, Oct. 1
Baseball's highest paid player, Yankee Alex Rodriguez, gets plenty of greens during lunch at a local cafe.
Los Angeles, Oct. 6
Nicole Kidman (in Prada) and Halle Berry (in Roberto Cavalli) are honored at Elle's Women in Hollywood bash.
TYLER PERRY'S BIG NIGHT
Atlanta, Oct. 4
WILL & TYLER
"This is home for me," said Tyler Perry (being primped by Will Smith) at the unveiling of his Atlanta-based Tyler Perry Studios.
OPRAH'S BIG CONGRATS
Perry's close pal Oprah Winfrey—they vacationed together in Portofino, Italy, earlier this year—attended with beau Stedman Graham.
DO THE WAVE
Milan, Oct. 5.
Jonas Brothers (from left to right) Kevin, 20, Joe, 19, and Nick, 16, hailed adoring fans at the Piazza Duomo during a taping of MTV Italy's Total Request Live.