06:53 PM EDT 11/26/2014
Originally posted 02/13/2014 10:00AM
Aaron Paul likes to go where everybody knows your name.
The Breaking Bad star was in Boston for Wednesday night's screening of his new movie, Need for Speed, at the Loews Theater on the Common. After the film, he celebrated at one of the city's most famous watering holes.
Along with a group of fans, Paul headed to Cheers in Boston's historic Beacon Hill area, where he spent the night mugging for selfies with fans and chatting up the crowd.
Originally posted 11/27/2013 09:35AM
Home for the holidays!
Jessica Simpson and fiancé Eric Johnson returned to his hometown of Boston just a few days before Thanksgiving.
On Tuesday evening, the pair visited Zebra's Bistro and Wine Bar in Medfield, Mass., just outside the city.
Simpson wore knee-high stiletto boots as she and Johnson enjoyed martinis at the restaurant, before tucking into a cheese plate, shrimp cocktail, cast iron pan-seared salmon and grilled bistecca.
Originally posted 10/30/2013 04:30PM
Hats off to you, Steven Tyler.
The Aerosmith frontman was spotted in Boston on Tuesday, and he appeared to be having a great time.
The singer was seen exiting his stretch limo on the tony first block of Newbury Street in his usual colorful duds – fur and bell-bottom jeans. Tyler shopped with a female friend and made a beeline for Alan Bilzerian, a high-end designer clothing boutique, an onlooker tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 10/06/2013 10:25AM
RJ Mitte isn't the only Breaking Bad actor who loves breakfast.
Bryan Cranston, who is currently starring as former President Lyndon B. Johnson in All the Way at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Mass., made a return visit to one of his favorite Boston-area restaurants Saturday morning.
Cranston headed to Zinneken's with a couple friends, where he feasted on the Cambridge mainstay's signature meal: Belgian waffles.
Opting for blueberry, strawberry and banana waffles – sans bacon – Cranston "was just a regular guy," the restaurant's manager told PEOPLE. "He was cool to people."
Dressed casually in a striped shirt and Los Angeles Dodgers hat, Cranston had no problem posing for a quick photo with one of the restaurant’s employees, a big Breaking Bad fan.
"When we asked if we can take a picture, he was like 'sure!' " said the manager.
Originally posted 08/11/2013 01:25PM
Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake shared a leisurely lunch at the Bristol Lounge at the Four Seasons in Boston on Saturday.
The Playing for Keeps actress is no stranger to the area, because she attended Tufts University just outside the city. "They were joined by what looked like her parents," an onlooker tells PEOPLE about the weekend visit.
Timberlake, in town to perform at Fenway Park on Saturday and Sunday night as part of his "Legends of the Summer" tour with Jay Z, wore a fedora-type hat as he dined.
Originally posted 07/25/2013 06:00AM
No matter the weather, Beyoncé and Jay Z enjoy their time together.
Despite some rain on Tuesday, the Magna Carta Holy Grail rapper and his wife shared a romantic lunch in Boston – the latest stop on Beyoncé's The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour.
The couple – sans daughter Blue Ivy – sat side by side as they dined at Sam's at Louis on the South Boston Waterfront.
To complement the French-American bistro's fare, they ordered a bottle of Champagne on ice, an onlooker tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 06/28/2013 06:00AM
One Direction knows how to keep it cool.
The Brit boy band let loose before their show in Boston on Wednesday by jumping in a lake.
"Went swimming yesterday before the show in Boston. In a lake, in Boston," Harry Styles Tweeted.
The group's sound engineer David Martell even got in on the fun, sharing a photo of him swimming with Styles.
Originally posted 06/09/2013 07:30PM
Of all the challenges they've had to face, say the amputee survivors of the Boston Marathon, coping with the loss of their independence has been one of the greatest.
"Picking things up off the floor, getting food, things that I used to be able to do independently now I no longer can do," says single leg amputee Mery Daniel, 31, who appears on PEOPLE's cover this week.
In these exclusive PEOPLE videos, Daniel, the mother of a 5-year-old daughter, as well as fellow survivors Adrianne Haslet, Nicole Gross, Erika Brannock, Roseann Sdoia, Marc Fucarile and Celeste and Sydney Corcoran, open up about adjusting to life on crutches and in wheelchairs.
Originally posted 06/08/2013 05:30PM
After nine years working on The Office, John Krasinski is cashing in on his vacation time.
Joined by wife Emily Blunt, the Newton native showed his support for the home team during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final, held Friday in Boston.
"Here we go Bs!!!!!!!" the actor Tweeted, showing off his Bruins t-shirt.
Turns out Krasinski's cheering paid off: the Bruins will advance to the Stanley Cup Final after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins 1-0.
Originally posted 05/27/2013 08:05AM
Lena Dunham is a big fan of Fun.
The Girls creator, who is dating the band's guitarist Jack Antonoff, supported her man at the Boston Calling Music Festival on Saturday.
Braving the cold weather in a hoodie and heavy jacket, Dunham was "definitely smiling" as she and a few friends sang along to the band's set, an onlooker tells PEOPLE.
"As Jack walked offstage they were hand in hand, hugging each other, and they headed offstage straight to the band’s trailer before heading out of town," the source adds.
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