Sting kicked off the 2014 Skin Cancer Foundation Gala with a memorable performance of “Every Breath You Take" and “The Night the Pugilist Learned How to Dance.” Held at the Mandarin Oriental New York, Taye Diggs served as Master of Ceremonies during the gala, which honored Olay and Time Inc. The event was attended by actress Katie Holmes, actor Tony Sirico, "News This Morning" co-anchor Chris Wragge, and "Good Morning America" weather anchor Ginger Zee.
Mom-to-be Blake Livey stepped out in a plunging gown, which showed off her growing baby during the red carpet of Gabrielle's Angel Foundation's Angel Ball. The actress was joined by her hubby Ryan Reynolds and mother-in-law, Tammy Reynolds. Michelle Rodriguez, Alicia Keys and Swizz Beatz, Sofia Vergara, Bethenny Frankel, Josh Lucas, Natalie Cole, La La Anthony, Nicky Hilton, Hoda Kotb, Kris Jenner, and Paris Hilton also came out to support the organization, whose mission is to encourage the development of more effective therapies for patients with leukemia, lymphoma and related cancers. The Angel Ball honored Mr. Jho Low, Chief Executive Officer of Jynwel Capital Limited and Director of the Jynwel Charitable Foundation Limited; Four-time NASCAR Cup Champion Jeff Gordon; His Excellency Yousef Al Otaiba, Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates and Mrs. Abeer Al Otaiba and multi-Grammy Award-winning music legend Nile Rodgers.
"The Theory of Everything" costars Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones supported the New York debut of the biography about renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking. Uma Thurman, "The Blacklist" star Megan Boone, and Nico Tortorella also walked the red carpet at the premiere.
The Mario Batali Foundation honored actor Stanley Tucci during their Third Annual Dinner at Del Posto Ristorante in New York City. Mike Myers co-hosted the evening, which featured entertainment and readings by Steve Higgins, Julianna Margulies, and Grace Potter & Matt Burr.
God's Love We Deliver honored Anna Wintour, Leslie Moonves, and Richard E. Feldman during the 2014 Golden Heart Awards at Spring Studios in New York City. Mom-to-be Blake Lively showed off her barely noticeable baby bump during the red carpet. Bette Midler, Halle Berry, Michael Kors, Gigi Hadid, Jamie King, Jenny Slate, and Vera Wang also came out to support the cause.
Dakota Fanning, Justin Theroux, Jessica Chastain, Kate Mara, Eddie Redmayne, Mary J. Blige, and Natasha Lyonne sat front row during the debut of the Alexander Wang x H&M collection at Armory on Hudson in New York City.
Friends of Hermione-Lafayette in America held a gala on a modern warship, the Intrepid, honoring Henry Kissinger and Charlie Rose. French Intellectual Bernard-Henri Lévy and (the first female) IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde (IMF) spoke as the room dined on 18th Century French-styled cuisine.
Karl Lagerfeld, Gisele Bundchen, Lily Allen, Lily Aldridge, Karlie Kloss, Erin Wasson, Gigi Hadid, and Baz Luhrmann were among attendees during the New York City launch for Luhrmann's new film, "Chanel No 5."
"Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" stars Edward Norton, Naomi Watts, Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, and Emma Stone came out to support their latest project during closing night of the 2014 New York Film Festival.
Over Columbus Day weekend, several stars including Paul Wesley, Hilary Swank, Bill Murray, Richard Gere, Patricia Clarkson, Mark Ruffalo, Laura Dern, Nolan Gerard Funk, Diane Farr, Ty Sheridan, and Bruce Greenwood headed to the Hamptons for the Hamptons International Film Festival.