Empire star Taraji P. Henson was spotted Friday at the Earth Day celebration at 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach. Henson, not necessarily channeling her colorful character Cookie Lyon, but nonetheless animated, was dancing to the live music and said to be in “awe of the beautiful hotel design.” She was also seen taking photos of the hanging moss that adorned the lobby for the evening, as well as the moss man mural at the hotel’s entrance.
Big congrats to LIV and Komodo’s David Grutman and his new wife Isabela Rangel, who got married Saturday night at a star studded affair at the Wynwood Walls. Among the guests, Kim and Kanye West, who made an appearance Friday night at a pre-wedding dinner at Komodo and then made a grand entrance Saturday to massive cheering and spectators “losing their minds.” Wilmer Valderrama was also there, sans girlfriend Demi Lovato. Ryan Seacrest and a tall blonde woman were booed when he refused to pose for pictures. Also there: Kourtney Kardashian, Gabrielle Union was with Beats Music exec Kenny Hamilton, Elle Macpherson and Jeff Soffer, Hulk Hogan with his wife Jennifer, WWE diva Stacy Keibler, producer Michael Bay, former Spice Girl Mel B. and model Shanina Shaik. And on Sunday in Miami, the Kardashians took a break from worshipping themselves at Vous Church followed by brunch with the kids at Wynwood Diner.
Following the wedding, Seacrest, Valderrama, Rony Seikaly and Jonathan Vilma were all seen partying at Rockwell.
The former Spice Girl was also seen Saturday, same floral dress as she wore to Grutman’s wedding, at Sugar Factory on Ocean Drive where she and husband Stephen Belafonte shared a Lollipop Passion goblet and mac and cheese appetizer before posing for pictures with fans.
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Ocean Drive magazine celebrated its April issue Thursday at French 27 with cover star Juanes, who was with his wife, actress and model Karen Martinez. The celebration debuted the glossy’s April issue as well as paid tribute to the musician’s charity, Fundación Mi Sangre.
Sean Connery was seen having dinner with a group of friends Friday night at Palmeiras Beach Club at Grove Isle, where he posed for pictures with chef Alfredo Alvarez and enjoyed a Magnum bottle of Taittinger Brut La Francaise and 1995 Chateau Lafite-Rothschild.
Miami Beach real estate pro Scott Robins took New York Knicks player Carmelo Anthony and his son fishing on his boat Saturday. In addition to real estate, Robins runs a sport fishing team. The two have been seen hanging out during Anthony’s off-season visit with his family to Miami from NYC.
Adriana Lima was seen dancing and drinking Grey Goose and club soda Friday night at Bodega Taqueria y Tequila for a friend’s birthday. The Victoria’s Secret Angel danced the night away drinking Grey Goose and club sodas. On Saturday, Hulk Hogan’s daughter Brooke Hogan popped into the Bodega with friends, “tearing up the dance floor and drinking tequila,” says our snitch.
The Rev. Al Sharpton was spotted supping Sunday at Gianni’s At The Villa, Casa Casuarina.
David Beckham had lunch Monday at Dirt on Miami Beach.