10:01 AM EDT 04/04/2014
Originally posted 03/25/2014 11:30AM
Tony Dovolani has gotten to know partner NeNe Leakes quite well over the last few weeks during Dancing with the Stars rehearsals – and one thing he's learned quickly: she isn't one to tone down the energy.
"God forbid I'm having one of those tough days, she'll start dancing with me and rubbing on me. I immediate have a smile on my face," Dovolani, 40, told PEOPLE backstage right after Monday night's show, where he and the TV personality were declared safe to move on to next week's competition. "We hit it off right off the bat."
Expressing his gratitude to fans for voting them on for another week, Dovolani said it will give the dancing duo "the opportunity to show off NeNe's real side," adding, "Everybody's got this perception of NeNe. I've grown to really respect her and adore her. I think she's actually a big teddy bear. She treats me like gold. We really have a good time."
Originally posted 04/18/2013 05:00PM
Everything's fair in love and dining.
Jennifer Aniston and ex-boyfriend John Mayer dined two tables away from each other at West Hollywood's Sunset Tower on Wednesday night.
Aniston – who had visited the hotspot with the musician while they were dating – was joined by fiancé Justin Theroux, Chelsea Handler and André Balazs.
Originally posted 08/29/2012 06:00PM
If you wanna be my lover, you gotta get with my Friends!
Jennifer Aniston and fiancé Justin Theroux stepped out for a cozy dinner with Courteney Cox at the Sunset Tower Hotel's Tower Bar on Monday.
"Jennifer looked adorable!" an onlooker tells PEOPLE. "She looked so pulled together and very chic. She was dressed casually, but in heels."
Aniston recently returned to L.A. during a break from filming We're the Millers in North Carolina with Jason Sudeikis.
"They were very calm and carrying on a regular dinner conversation," the source adds. "Jennifer had a big smile on her face. She and Justin both looked very happy."
It was the first time Aniston and Theroux have been seen out together since their Aug. 12 engagement.
The Sunset Tower holds fond memories for the couple. It's where Aniston and Theroux were first spotted out together publicly when they shared a three-hour casual dinner back in May 2011.
After dinner, the trio greeted designer Tom Ford, seated at a nearby table with Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson – who double dated with Aniston and Theroux last April – and several others. Ford was celebrating his 51st birthday.
– Paul Chi
Originally posted 08/01/2012 06:00AM
Talk about a special guest!
Lady Gaga schmoozed with her boyfriend Taylor Kinney's family over the weekend, when she joined him at L.A.'s Westlake Village Inn for his brother's wedding.
Spotted by a onlooker at Bogies, the hotel's on-property lakeside bar and lounge, Gaga sipped on pineapple, orange juice and vodka.
Adds the insider to PEOPLE, "She was relaxing in a cabana with the wedding party."
– Jennifer Garcia
Originally posted 02/06/2012 06:00AM
Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux headed to a favorite haunt, L.A.'s Sunset Tower Hotel, for an early evening dinner just before 7. The two arrived in matching leather jackets and settled in for their meal together. "They looked really happy," an onlooker tells us. "They were so cute, and when they were walking out he put his arm around her."
Originally posted 12/07/2011 05:55AM
Sacha Baron Cohen and wife Isla Fisher were spotted dining together at Tower Bar inside L.A.'s Sunset Tower Hotel. The couple shared sea bass – but took a break from their meal to venture across the dining room to greet a friend: Johnny Depp's longtime love, Vanessa Paradis, who was dining with an older woman. – Michele Stueven
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