‘The Hills’ star Lauren Conrad has launched her own beauty website. I can think of far worse-looking people to help readers learn how to create their favorite hair and make-up trends than the former ‘Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County’ star, who has teamed up with her hairstylist Kristin Ess and make-up artist Amy Nadine for the thebeautydepartment.com project.
Pharrell Williams has joined forces with Kiehl’s to design a World Earth Day bag. The N.E.R.D rapper – who recently featured on a Gucci Mane track called Haterade alongside Nicki Minaj – put his ideas forward for a Limited Edition Eco-Tote, which is made from Bionic Yarn technology, in order to raise money for the eco-friendly project. The ‘Frontin’ hip-hop star’s complimentary bag is available for Kiehl’s shoppers who take part in the ‘Recycle and Be Rewarded’ scheme, which customers can become a part of by recycling their jars, tubes and bottles at stores from April to June
James Franco has signed up to act in and produce ‘The Stare’. As well as the ‘Your Highness’ star, keep your eyes peeled for ‘Black Swan’ actress Winona Ryder in the movie – which will begin shooting on May 6 in New York – as she is set to play a playwright who is suffering from mental problems and tries to start a new production, which stars James’ character.
Paula Patton loved doing all her own ‘Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol’ stunts. The ‘Precious’ actress – who plays a young IMF operative in the movie, which stars Tom Cruise – said it was an “amazing experience” being able to perform spectacular scenes after giving birth to a baby boy in April last year. That’s quite a difference from being pregnant! She told Cinemablend.com: “‘Mission: Impossible’ came as a surprise