September 30, 2013
Celebrities Flock to TAO Downtown Grand Opening in NYC!
Hollywood heavyweights Katie Holmes, Cameron Diaz, Sofia Vergara, Gerard Butler and Brooke Shields were just some of the notable faces who came out to celebrate the grand opening of TAO Downtown in New York City. It was a star-studded evening to celebrate TAO’s second location in NYC. The new 30,000 square foot venue was designed by architect David Rockwell with art murals created by HUSH.
KEEP READING for more HOT SHOTS and details of the night…Read More
November 15, 2012
Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2012: Backstage + Pink Carpet All AXS (Access) – VIDEO
AXSLive was backstage with VS Angels Adriana Lima, Miranda Kerr, Lily Aldridge, and newcomer Jasmine Tookes as they got their hair and make up done for big show, take a look! (Keep reading for footage from the pink carpet!)Read More
February 17, 2012
Guns N’ Roses Rock New York City, Bringing Out Hollywood’s A-List!
There wasn’t a corner in the room at the DeLeon Tequila Rock Lounge presents Guns ‘N Roses show on Thursday night (Feb 16) without an A-lister holding court.
Stars like Justin Timberlake, Matt Damon, Jimmy Fallon, Chelsea Clinton, Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis, Evan Rachel Wood, Sienna Miller, Kellan Lutz and more, turned up to NYC’s Hiro Ballroom at The Maritime Hotel to enjoy a night of epic rock ‘n roll.
Matt Damon, along with his wife Luciana, took over the upstairs VIP section and were joined by friends Chelsea Clinton, her husband Marc Mezvinsky and Justin Timberlake. Chelsea kept it uber casual in a grey V-neck t-shirt and black blazer. “Gossip Girl” star Taylor Momsen, whose band “Pretty Reckless” recently toured with Guns N’Roses, snagged the table just to their right.
Axl Rose and Guns N’Roses rocked the crowd past 2AM after which a select few including the iconic rock band, Justin Timberlake, Jared Leto, The Winkelvoss’s, Jack Huston, Jimmy Fallon and Amy Sacco moved on to the Electric Room at the Dream Downtown to continue the party.
CHECK OUT HOT SHOTS FROM THE DELEON TEQUILA ROCK LOUNGE PRESENTS GUNS N’ ROSES…AFTER THE JUMP!
Earlier in the night, Gotham Magazine celebrated their 11th Anniversary at the Four Seasons Restaurant with coverstar Sandra Lee (in Carolina Herrera) and her boyfriend (or “sweetheart” as she called him at the event) Governor Andrew Cuomo. The event, which was sponsored by Bing and hosted by FOX 5′s Rosanna Scotto, also brought out stylist-to-the-stars June Ambrose and male model Tyson Beckford who has clearly jumped on the Jeremy Lin bandwagon, as he sported his Knicks #17 shirt.Read More
November 11, 2011
Micah TV: 2011 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show — Micah Jesse On The Scene!
Every year, I look forward to covering the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show!
It’s an all-day-all-night kind of affair filled with all sorts of glamour, beginning with hair & make-up interviews with the VS Angels, followed by pink carpet celebrity arrivals, the show and then finally, the after party (which is always one of the best parties of the year…and this year was no exception!)
Full recap after the jump, but in the meantime, watch my sparkly coverage on Micah TV…Read More
November 30, 2010
ALL ACCESS! MJ Takes Over The Pink Carpet At The VS Fashion Show! – VIDEO
Micah Jesse was on the pink carpet at the 2010 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show at the Park Avenue Armory in NYC to chat with all the stars before they walked into the “Sexiest Show On Earth!”
Catch interviews with Akon, Debbie Harry (“Blondie”), Alan Cumming, Gabe Saporta (Cobra Starship), Natasha Bedingfield, Malin Akerman, and Tyson Beckford – among others – and appearances by: Katy Perry, Paris Hilton, Nicky Hilton, Maxwell, and more!
…and don’t forget to tune in TONIGHT to watch the show at 10 PM on CBS!
Now, the segment you’ve all been waiting for:
[Huge thanks to DFDTV for producing this awesome segment! Thanks to Joe, Peter, and Derick!]Read More
November 22, 2010
Beyonce Debuts “I Am…World Tour” Concert Film! – VIDEO
While many of Hollywood’s heavyweights were out in Los Angeles at the American Music Awards last night, the New York celebs were at Beyonce‘s “I Am… World Tour” screening!
The 90-minute special will be airing on Thanksgiving night at 9:30 on ABC, and will be a combination of performance clips from the tour as well as backstage moments.
We can’t freakin’ wait!!!!
Beyonce, who rocked a Naeem Khan dress, Lorraine Schwartz jewels, and Christian Louboutin shoes, got up on the mic before the screening and thanked everyone for coming out!
Celebs spotted at the event included Mary J Blige, Jennifer Hudson, Amel Larrieux, Tyson Beckford, Alicia Keys and TV host AJ Calloway.
Both of Bey’s parents were also there. Love that! Put those divorce rumors to rest!!!!Read More
September 17, 2010
Us Weekly Celebrates Their 25 Most Stylish New Yorkers!
On Wednesday (Sept 15), Us Weekly Magazine celebrated the 2010 25 Most Stylish New Yorkers at the brand spankin’ new Lavo in NYC.
The most stylish New Yorker, Mary J. Blige hosted the party for fellow honorees, including a slew of notables including Katie Couric, Olivia Munn, Rachael Ray, Iman, Kristin Chenoweth, Bethenny Frankel, George Stephanopoulos, Brian Atwood, Beth Ostrosky Stern, Scott Disick , Gail Simmons, Kelly Cutrone, MSNBC anchor and Today Show contributor Tamron Hall, Olivia Palermo, Alexis Bledel, Swizz Beatz, Yaya DaCosta, Simon Doonan, Jonathan Adler, Vampire Weekend, DJ Kiss, Lisa Capparelli, and club owners Richie Akiva & Scott Sartiano.
The stylish set, along with additional guests including, Adrian Grenier, Tyson Beckford, Omarion, Shontelle, Jessica Lowndes, Ryan Leslie and Wendy Williams, were on-hand for the soiree as well!
Maybe next year the mag will nominate the other MJ…ahem…Micah Jesse!Read More
August 3, 2010
SHOCK THE WORLD! Casio Draws Countless Celebs For Annual Bash!
Casio sure knows how to throw a party!
On Monday (Aug 1), the annual “Shock the World” event took place — but this time — drawing an even greater scale of celebrity!
MJ kicked it on the balcony at The Manhattan Center with some of his celeBFFs, including Oscar nominee Gabourey Sidibe, “Dancing With the Stars” hunk Maksim Chmerkovskiy, “Real Housewives of NYC” star Kelly Bensimon, TV personality Adrienne Bailon, RHONJ star Danielle Staub, and “30 Rock” cutie Katrina Bowden!
MJ also met some new faces including Jake “The Bachelor” Pavelka (pictured above) and Bryan Greenberg from the hit HBO comedy series “How to Make It In America!”
Also in the house: Lamar Odom and wifey Khloe Kardashian, Carol Alt, and the modelicious Tyson Beckford!
Rockglampunk singer Ke$ha (the new face of Casio’s Baby-G watch), performed a full set to an excited crowd, while the always incredible DJ Cassidy kept the music bumping all night!
Now that’s what you call a New York night!Read More
June 10, 2010
HOT BOT! Bethenny Frankel Parties At The SVEDKA Vodka Adult Playground!
Normally, MJ would dub this photo a HOT SHOT… but in this case, it’s a HOT BOT!
On Wednesday night (Jun 9), Real Housewives of NYC star Bethenny Frankel was in high spirits at EMM Group owners Eugene Remm & Mark Birnbaum‘s shared birthdays at their SVEDKA Vodka Adult Playground 2033 at Abe & Arthur’s Restaurant in NYC.
The torrential rain didn’t stop the stars from partying! Also in attendance was Frankel’s RHONYC co-star Kelly Bensimon, as well as Whitney Port, Kim Kardashian, Matthew Settle, Serena Williams, Tyson Beckford, and the most celebrated DJ in the World — DJ Cassidy!
And if that doesn’t sound hot enough for you, partygoers were treated to not one – but 3 amazing performances from Chris Willis, Iyaz and Jason Derulo!
April 16, 2010
HOT SHOTS: VIPs Perform & Celebrate At One Year Anniversary Of The Chandelier Room!
On Thursday (Apr 15), VIPs from all over invaded Hoboken, NJ for EMM Group’s one-year anniversary celebration for The Chandelier Room at the W Hoboken.
Actress Mena Suvari, Tyson Beckford, Ice-T and wife CoCo, and Miss Tila (formerly known as Tila Tequila), among others, were treated to a live performance by rapper Snoop Dogg, who performed hits including “The Next Episode” and “Drop It Like It’s Hot.”
Don’t drop it yet if it’s too hot — it gets hotter!
Partygoers were also shocked to see magician David Blaine, who performed a few card tricks!Read More
December 15, 2009
Monday Night Madness: Robin Thicke Celebrates ‘Sex Therapy’ At Butter NYC!
On Monday night (Dec 14), R&B crooner Robin Thicke (sans wife Paula Patton) celebrated the release of his new album, “Sex Therapy,” joined by power couple Jay-Z and Beyonce, Gossip Girl crossover actress/singer Leighton Meester, John Legend, Michelle Trachtenberg, Usher, Sebastian Stan, Tyson Beckford, among others, with a Svedka Vodka-sponsored bash at Butter in NYC, during the venue’s infamous Monday night party.
Thicke performed a slew of his hit songs while Butter owners Richie Akiva and Scott Sartiano treated the crowd, that also included L.A. Reid, Andre Harrell and Andre Balasz, to two-floors of music by DJ Jus Ske and DJ Sinatra, who spun for the crowd late into the night.
As Jay-Z and Beyonce were leaving the Monday night soiree, Micah Jesse couldn’t help but tell Beyonce “I love you,” and was surprised to get slapped down – literally!!! – by her rap mogul hubby!
We were sho-o-ocked!
Can you say….overprotective much?Read More
September 29, 2009
Tyson Beckford Says He Would Switch Teams For Barack Obama!
On Andy Cohen‘s show “Watch What Happens Live,” model Tyson Beckford not only took his shirt off to show the gay talk show host his ripped 8-pack, but he said he would switch teams (aka go gay for…) President Barack Obama!
Beckford explains, “Well I don’t actually go that way. But, I noticed a lot of people think I do…but you know what? If I’m going to [go gay] I’m going to go with Obama. If I got with him, I could run the country! I mean, if I was ‘that way’…yeah, Obama! I’m coming for you, brother!”
Now that’s scan-da-lous!
Watch what happens…live?Read More
September 9, 2009
Queen Latifah Gets Royal At Paper Magazine’s 25th
Queen Latifah lived up to her royalty on the red carpet at Paper Magazine 25th Anniversary gala held at the New York Public Library on Tuesday (Sept 8).
The star-studded black tie event featured socialite-supermodels like Lydia Hearst, former American Idol contestants like Blake Lewis, International singers like Estelle, actors like Cheyenne Jackson, transsexual icons like Amanda Lepore, designers like Charlotte Ronson and Anna Sui, stylists like Patricia Field, and models like Tyson Beckford!
There was a little bit of everybody!
And that’s why we love Paper Magazine!Read More