The actress gets a 35th birthday present on the New York set of her movie on Thursday. Plus, Britney Spears, George Clooney and more

BALANCING ACT

Britney Spears continues her string of giddy public appearances while grabbing a bite to eat in Beverly Hills on Thursday. The pop star seems primed for a career comeback after releasing the single "Gimme More" in advance of a new album that's due in stores Nov. 13.