Actor Stephen Baldwin was in town Thursday, staying at the Conrad while scouting locations for a future flick. In between scouting, he visited staff at the city of Miami and had lunch at Versailles.
Telenovela star Kate Del Castillo wore cut-off shorts while dinning al fresco Monday at Cafe Prima Pasta. Joined by three others, the leading lady of La Reina Del Sur ate well, ending the meal with shots of sambuca.
Newly married Fran Drescher and husband Dr. Shiva Ayyadurai were seen last week at The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Miami Beach’s pop-up showroom at Boffi Soho in NYC. The Miami development hosted a three-day soiree in NYC to target the city’s flush buyers. No word on whether the former Nanny star has intentions of buying a place down here.
Retired NBA star Kenny Anderson will be showcasing his basketball skills and teaching 150 students some of his signature moves at the Full Court Press, Vol. 1 & ’nPlay Foundation’s special basketball and music clinic from 4-6 p.m. Friday at the Overtown Youth Center. Full Court Press, Vol 1 is an album teaming up star basketball players with popular recording artists for motivational, clean and inspirational music. The ’nPlay Foundation is a nonprofit combating childhood obesity. Full Court Press, Vol 1 CEO and creator Shannon “Slam” Ridley and record label executive Joseph Charles will also conduct a music clinic explaining business opportunities within the music industry as well as the artistic angle in a full music studio at the youth center.
While it’s not officially prime-time NBA season yet, things are already starting to heat up at Hyde at AmericanAirlines Arena. During halftime and following Tuesday night’s preseason game, singer Monica was seen hanging out with a few of her girlfriends at the in-stadium hot spot.
Sen. Marco Rubio had lunch Thursday at db Bistro Moderne with 32 members of Reclaim Florida: the Republican Party of Florida.
Cheers to The Broken Shaker, the second Miami bar ever — Mango’s is the first — to be included in the official ranking of the World’s 50 Best Bars.