Your Daily Dispatch of Celebrity Shenanigans
Ellen DeGeneres — CoverGirl: Ellen DeGeneres is giving Tyra Banks’ “America’s Next Top Models” a run for their model money as the new face of CoverGirl. “Ellen is the quintessential CoverGirl. She is smart, confident, natural, and beautiful from the inside out. Her beauty and down-to-earth personality fit perfectly with what CoverGirl represents. We look forward to our partnership – stay tuned for more news,” Esi Eggleston Bracey, vice president and general manager of Global Cosmetics for P&G Beauty said in a statement released to Access Hollywood. Ellen’s CoverGirl campaign will launch in January 2009 — and she didn’t’ even have to live in a house full of crazy model wannabes!
David Beckham Is Posh’s Muse: And speaking of those not lacking in the style department, Victoria Beckham is launching her first-ever men’s line, and she didn’t need to search very far from home to find inspiration. “Who better than David to be my muse!” she wrote on her Web site. As for her upcoming collections, she writes that everything she designs is something she would wear. “The best acknowledgement I can give is that there isn’t anything in my sunglasses, denim or fragrance collections that I wouldn’t wear myself,” she added.
David Archuleta’s Post “Idol” Tour Blues: The “American Idol” tour has ended and David Archuleta is feeling a bit melancholy. “I’m here in Tulsa for the last day of the tour and it’s pretty sad but exciting at the same time. I don’t think it’s really hit all of us that it’s the end of the whole ‘American Idol’ experience together. It’s been an AMAZING year,” he wrote on his blog on his MySpace Celebrity page. He writes that he will miss all the fans, particularly the Jason Castro fanatics. David noted the exceptional fan art which people brought to the tour, “especially the crazy stuff that the Dreadheads come up with. Oh my gosh, they make some of the funniest, most unique things, lol,” he blogged.
A Sheryl Crow Christmas Already?: The holiday season seems to sneak up earlier every year, and Sheryl Crow is giving her fans a little taste of Christmas in September, People reports. “It’s the coolest Christmas record – the songs all have a Southern feel,” Sheryl told the mag of her upcoming album, “Home For Christmas,” available exclusively through Hallmark Gold Crown stores starting Sept. 30. If you’re looking for a little dose of holiday cheer, take a listen to one Sheryl’s holiday song’s HERE!