Who did Taylor Swift kiss in East Hampton (and why?), and where did Joe and Jill Biden go out to dinner in Southampton? Jeffrey Slonim has the scoop on that and more in this week’s Hamptons celebrity sightings….
Friday: Where Joe Biden, Nicky Hilton & Chris Rock Had Dinner
Where do Jill and Joe Biden (shown at the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal recently) eat when they’re out East?
Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, dined at 75 Main in Southampton.
New mom Nicky Hilton Rothschild hit up Kozu in Southampton. We also spied VH1 host Amber Rose and former New York Yankee Jorge Posada there.
Chris Rock was at Sotto Sopra in Amagansett having dinner with his family. They ordered veal Milanese and linguini with clam sauce.
Actress and model Kate Nauta performed songs from her album, which Lenny Kravitz helped to produce, during Jonny Lennon's Far Out party at The Surf Lodge in Montauk.
Saturday: Where Beth Stern, Mia Moretti & Balaram Stack Partied
Beth Ostrosky Stern at the Get Wild Summer Benefit.
The Evelyn Alexander Wildlife Rescue Center of the Hamptons’ annual Get Wild Summer Benefit was hosted by Molly Channing at the Channing Family Sculpture Garden. We spotted Beth Ostrosky Stern, real estate and business guru Howard Lorber, Jackie Rogers, and Curtis Sliwa. The center rehabilitates and releases animals back into the wild across Long Island.
Guests gathered around a long table festooned with flowers and tall votive candles for the Buick Studio Envision dinner at Glass House in East Hampton. Jenné Lombardo and Zanna Roberts Rassi hosted Mia Moretti, Rogan Gregory, Stacey Bendet Eisner, and Akin Akman, who trains Jake Gyllenhaal and David Beckham. Nina Agdal turned up at classes at the house on Friday, and fitness guru Tracy Anderson taught a class. A compact SUV Buick Envision was parked inside the house.
Michael Dweck, Justin Portman, and pro surfer Balaram Stack attended the Surfrider Two Coasts: One Ocean benefit in Montauk. Lucas, Portman’s 14-year-old son with model Natalia Vodianova, bid on a Thom Browne surfboard.
Sunday: Where Bobby Flay Gets His Takeout From
Where does Bobby Flay get takeout in the Hamptons?
Jimmy Buffett stopped by the art gallery at The Surf Lodge for the Ryan McGinness reception and stayed to catch Aussie band Hiatus Kaiyote.
Last Weekend: Taylor Swift & Nelly Performed ‘Dilemma’ in East Hampton
Why did Taylor Swift and Nelly (shown here in September) join forces for a duet in the Hamptons?
Taylor Swift and Nelly performed an impromptu duet of “Dilemma” at the joint birthday fête for Karlie Kloss and Harvard B-School grad and Hess Corp. heir Mike Hess in East Hampton. Swift had to be talked into singing Kelly Rowland’s part. She also offered “Mikey” a b-day kiss on the cheek.
Other Sightings Around Town Last Week:
50 Cent performed to a packed house at AM Southampton and later DJ’ed at Summer House lounge last Friday. He was staying at Hotel ZE and was also seen at Kozu in Southampton for dinner and at 75 Main for brunch.
Alec Baldwin and Harvey Weinstein picked up takeout at Sotto Sopra in Amagansett again last Friday.
Jamie Chung, Malin Akerman, and Emmanuelle Chriqui were spotted at the Southampton Inn last Saturday. The beautiful trio were in town for the Women's Health and Feed fête.
After Tuesday’s downpour, Liv Tyler dined with her kids and fiancé on the patio at Nick & Toni’s, while Luke Wilson and his gal pal sat at the bar for drinks.
Luke Wilson returned to Nick & Toni’s with his girlfriend for drinks at a tall table near the bar on Thursday.