“Carrie Diaries” Found Their Carrie
AnnaSophia Robb has been cast as the lead Carrie Bradshaw in the pilot “The Carrie Diaries,” the prequel to the wildly successful HBO comedy “Sex and the City.”
Project, from Warner Bros. Television, is based upon the novel “The Carrie Diaries” by Candace Bushnell. Amy B. Harris, Josh Schwartz, Stephanie Savage, Len Goldstein, Candace Bushnell will exec produce.
Nicole Richie Wants a “Lifestyle Brand”
“This has been in my head for a very long time,” Nicole Richie told Ocean Drive magazine on being the creative force behind an empire of fashion brands. “With [my brand] Winter Kate, we started out so small,” she explains. “It’s taken me four seasons even to expand into doing leathers, laser cuts, furs.”
And for Richie, the next step parallels her very first: once again infiltrating your living room. “Ultimately, this will be a lifestyle brand,” she says. “I’m going to do home furnishings and flatware, everything.”
Kate Middleton Picks a New Pair of Shoes
The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton is not known for being very adventurous with her shoe choices. So what on earth will she think of the wacky shoes that students from De Montfort University have designed for her? She will pick her favorite pair of heels on the day, and the winning design will then be made especially for her.
The Duchess will be presented with six sketches of shoes designed especially for her by students on the University’s renowned footwear design course when she visits Leicester with the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh next week.
– Taneisha Jordan
Sources: Daily Mail UK; Variety; People
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