Your Daily Dispatch of Celebrity Shenanigans
Jake Of Persia!: Jake Gyllenhaal might not be very Persian, but that isn’t stopping the actor from playing Prince Dastan in Disney’s “Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time.” The new poster for the adventure fantasy has been revealed! The Disney movie, also starring Gemma Arterton and Sir Ben Kingsley, is scheduled to open on May 28, 2010.
Gwyneth Not ‘Iron’ Enough For Newsstands?: Did you notice any of the “Iron Man 2” cast missing from the new issue of Entertainment Weekly? According to the New York Post’s Page Six, Gwyneth Paltrow was left out of the cover lineup because “the editors feel any cover with Paltrow is newsstand suicide.” OUCH! Don’t’ worry Gwynie, you still have GOOP in all it’s glory!
Chace Celebrates Birthday In Style: “Gossip” guy Chace Crawford celebrated his 24th birthday this past weekend in style by flying 15 friends from his hometown of Dallas to New York, Us Magazine reported. Chace and his crew reportedly celebrated for three days. Also in attendance was “Gossip Girl” co-star Leighton Meester and her boyfriend Sebastian Stan. No word where ex-roomie Ed Westwick was.
Zac Takes A Leap: Zac Efron took a leap of faith recently in Whistler, British Columbia, when the actor went bungee jumping with friends. According to People, “The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud” star was very confident before taking his leap. “[He] really loved his jump,” an employee of the bungee jump company told the mag. We’re not sure which was more challenging, the bungee jump or Zac deciding to lose his trademark bangs.