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Celebrity Sightings

Posted by Maryanne Salvat On November - 27 - 2013

Anjelica Huston Calvin Klein was spotted at Bâoli this past Saturday night. Klein and a group of friends sipped on three Magnums of Perrier Jouët Belle Epoque rose. Klein feasted on rounds of Bâoli’s tiger prawns along with the white truffle risotto. 

On Saturday, actor and comedian Tom Arnold spent the day at Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel South Beach with his wife and children.  Jerry Seinfeld stopped by Jazziz Nightlife in Boca Raton last Saturday night. This weekend, Bethenny Franklin was seen there. 

Anjelica Huston hosted a cocktail party in honor of her new book at the Standard on Saturday evening.

Notable guests including Bruce Weber, Barbara Becker, Andre Balazs, Iran Issa-Khan, Sam Robin, Ranjana Khan, Kelley Linch, Natalie Rawat, Michael Leondas Kirkland, and John Lin joined Huston for the celebration.  NFL player Jeremy Shockey and American Pie actress Tara Reid were spotted at Pool House Saturdays at Hyde Beach at the SLS Hotel South Beach. The two arrived together with a large group of friends and spent the day inside the lounge enjoying cocktails and music before enjoying Grey Goose cocktails poolside.   Last Thursday’s opening night red carpet reception and VIP after party for the Recent Cinema from Spain at the Olympia Theater at the Gusman Center for the Performing Arts brought out the stars.  Following the movie screening of A Gun in Each Hand, guests were treated to a private Q&A with the star of the film, Javier Camara.   Celebrities in attendance included:  actress, Amaia Salamanca, director Jesús Monllao,  Miamis General Consul of Spain, Cristina Barrios, Nacho Cano, Nicolas Vallejo Nagera Colate, Spanish Flamenco dancer, Primitivo, Real Housewives of Miamis Marysol Patton, Spanish singer, Antonio Carmona and actress Katherine Castro.   On Wednesday at Zuma, David Beckham discussed his upcoming plans for a Miami soccer team whilst lunching in a secluded area of the terrace.  On Sunday night, several Brazilian soccer team members,including Robson DeSouza, Neymar and Thiago Silva, celebrated their Saturday win with lots of sushi at Zuma.   Chris Bosh and teammates,  Lebron James and Dywane Wade watched Monday Night Football at Jon Vilma’s Brother Jimmy’s BBQ.  

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Posted by Maryanne Salvat On November - 20 - 2013

alexander-wangSpotted recently at Zuma: lead singer of Metric Emily Haines, who grabbed a bite before her show at the BB&T center; fashion designer, Alexander Wang, Chris Bosh; LA Clipper team mates, Blake Griffin, DeAndre Jordan and Matt Barnes, who had a late night dinner and drink after they played the Miami Heat; Shania Twain and family, former tennis super star Martina Navratilova and friends. 

 On Friday, Canadian actress Emmanuelle Chriqui, aka Sloan on HBO’s Entourage, mingled with friends and fans at Hyde Beach at the SLS Hotel South Beach. 

Calvin Harris brought down the house at LIV in the early hours of Sunday morning. The club was filled to the rafters with excited fans of the megastar DJ.

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Posted by Maryanne Salvat On October - 31 - 2013

hublot swiss watch 111111Gabrielle Union celebrated her birthday at LIV with Dwyane Wade on October 27.

Former NBA all-star Alonzo Mourning was spotted enjoying dinner at Katsuya at SLS Hotel South Beach on Saturday night.  He dined on Katsuya’s signature dishes while sipping on GREY GOOSE Le Citron vodka cocktails with muddled lime, lemons and mint. After dinner, Alonzo joined the fun at Hyde Beach to enjoy a few more cocktails with friends.

Also there that night was former pop star and ‘NSync member, Joey Fatone. Joey was seen hanging out poolside, enjoying cocktails at Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel South Beach with a friend.

Spotted at Zuma:  Juwan Howard and his wife on Friday, LeBron James, his new wife and family on Saturday and Mario Chalmers and friends also Saturday night.

Costa Rican actress and singer Maribel Fernandez stopped by for a light bite at Zuma last week. On Sunday evening Sidney Rice of the Seattle Seahawks joined Zuma regular Brandon Cauff and friends for dinner.

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Posted by Maryanne Salvat On October - 22 - 2013
John Varvatos

John Varvatos
photo credit: Miami Herald

A newly wed Pharrell Williams was spotted with his wife and family having a casual early dinner with friends at Zuma on Monday. Derek Jeter also enjoyed Kobe steak with team mates at Zuma.  Earlier in the week, Luis Miguel Gallego was seen having a late dinner with a lady friend at the restaurant and an animated Raul de Molina was there for lunch.  

Derek Jeter spent time at the SLS Hotel South Beach. Jeter was seen having dinner at Katsuya with Jorge Posada and later made his way to Hyde Beach where he enjoyed bottle service and hung out with friends and other Hyde patrons. 

Designer John Varvatos welcomed several stylish guests to his Miami store on Lincoln Road on Saturday night for a cocktail party and book signing in honor of  the menswear designer’s first book release, Rock in Fashion.  

Law & Order: SVU star Danny Pino joined Duracell in donating its new powerful Quantum batteries to the Miami-Dade Police Department and Miami-Dade Fire Rescue at Miami-Dade Police Department Headquarters in Doral as part of Duracell’s donation of 1 million Duracell Quantum batteries to first responders across the country, on October 14.

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Posted by Maryanne Salvat On October - 16 - 2013

Pharrell and UsherActors, Robert Rodriguez, Danny Trejo and Alexa Vega attended the Red Carpet screening for Machete Kills at Regal Cinemas on Lincoln Road. The cast also celebrated at Soho Beach House for the after party. 

Musician and songwriter Mike Deleasa performed live on Thursday, October 10 at the Oncology Unit of Miami Children’s Hospital for the inaugural kickoff of the Family Fun Night Series.  

Sweat USA, Americas first All-Star Fitness Festival, flexed its muscle on Miami Beach over Columbus Day weekend as thousands of enthusiasts headed to the Miami Beach Convention Center for classes with their favorite fitness idols.  First up on Saturday morning was Americas Toughest Trainer and star of the hit NBC show The Biggest  Loser, Jillian Michaels.  Her class was easily the quickest to sell out as fans from as far as Brazil and the UK packed in to the ballroom as the music thumped before Jillian bounced on to the stage.  Supermodel Karolina Kurkova was seen browsing the exhibition floor, trying a few samples of the latest nutrition bars and weight loss formulas.  On Sunday, the highly anticipated creator of Insanity, todays biggest selling home-based DVD workout program, Shaun T arrived on-stage with his husband, Scott Blokker, in tow.  ABCs Shark Tank panelist, creator of Fubu and Miami resident, Daymon John, stopped by the Convention Center to say hello to his business partners who founded SurfSet, the surf board workout routine, which John invested in on the show.  The day finished with the founder of P90X, Tony Horton, providing a packed ballroom a rendition of his latest routine P90X 3. 

Music producer, Pharrell Williams, married longtime girlfriend, model, Helen Lasichanh, mother to the couple’s son, Rocket, on Saturday night at the Kampong National Gardens in Coconut Grove.  Busta Rhymes and Usher performed a mini-concert for the happy couple to celebrate their nuptials. 

A newly-svelte Rick Ross hosted the Prestige Sunday party at BAMBOO Miami Beach celebrating DJ Camilos birthday.   DJ Epps and DJ E-Feezy kept the music pumping the party til the wee hours of the morning.  Other celebs were there for the birthday celebration: FLOrida, Busta Rhymes, FABOLOUS and French Montana.  It was a PACKED house, the line of people awaiting entry spanned several blocks. 

Newly wed Savannah Brinson, wife of Lebron James, was spotted enjoying a sushi lunch at Zuma with fellow basketball wife Jenine Howard.  Mexican actor, Jorge Salinas and his wife were also seen sharing Japanese Wagyu.  Also spotted, retired heavyweight champion boxer, Lennox Lewis, dined with friends at Zuma Sunday night.  Greg Oden of the Miami Heat, enjoyed a late night dinner Tuesday there with a lady friend. 

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Posted by Maryanne Salvat On October - 8 - 2013

DWadeThursday night, Dwyane Wade hosted “A Night on the RunWade” at the Moore building to benefit his Wade’s World foundation.  Deco Drive’s Louis Aguirre emceed the event, along with Jill Martin from the Today show.

On Friday, Live! with Kelly and Michael co-host Michael Strahan was spotted at Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel South Beach having a late lunch with his wife and friends. Later that night, Strahan attended an event at the garage at 1111 Lincoln Road for an event co-hosted by LeBron James.

On Saturday, Matt Damon along with a group of 26, comprised of family and friends,  enjoyed a leisurely lunch at La Cote, the Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s outdoor Mediterranean restaurant.

Also on Saturday, former NBA superstar Dennis Rodman was spotted at Hyde Beach at SLS Hotel South Beach sipping Grey Goose vodka cocktails at the outdoor bar with friends. Also there that night was Kim Kardashian’s ex, Kris Humphries, who plays for the Boston Celtics.