Star Scoop: Penélope Cruz’s Music Video Debut, Lady Gaga Pens Open Letter to Kelly Osbourne, Kate Middleton’s BDay Affair


Here's to Penélope Cruz like you've never seen her before. Ok, we're used to her smoldering eyes, charming accent, and sexy style, but this time, it's all wrapped up in five minutes of lovely notes. The Volver actress joined Spanish-Italian singer Miguel Bosé for her first music video. In it, Cruz duets “Decirnos Adiós (Saying Goodbye)” with Bosé, a song that her brother, Eduardo Cruz wrote for the Latin Grammy winner. [VOGUE UK]

What does Lady Gaga do when she's at odds with another celebrity? She pens them an open letter. That's the Mother Monster way, as exhibited in the “Born This Way” singer's outreach to television personality Kelly Osbourne. Gaga called on the Fashion Police commentator to avoid the “criticism, judgment” and “negativity” she alleges the show breeds after Osbourne opened up about being cyberbullied by a few of Gaga's fans to Fabulous Magazine. Whatever the root of this discord, we hope the two can solve whatever the problem may be! [Lady Gaga Little Monsters Page]

Turns out Kate Middleton didn't have a quiet, intimate birthday after all. She, husband Prince William, and their royal family fêted in style at the Royal Albert Hall where they caught a a production from Cirque du Soleil called “Kooza.” We wonder if the unveiling of her official royal portrait had anything to do with her big smile? [E! Online]

Let the games begin. Predict your Oscars 2013 winners using this interactive Facebook app and put your scorecard up against your friends. Will Lincoln beat out Argo in your book? Does the youngest Academy Awards nominee Quvenzhané Wallis have what it takes to trump Jessica Chastain? Make your critically-acclaimed guesses now. [Huffington Post]

Why is Ryan Gosling so dreamy? Well there are those eyes. And his amazing body. And we can't forget his boyish charm. But his latest move — inviting an audience member to pose as his “interview buddy” on “Conan” — stamped him in our number one spot. [ET Online]

Beyoncé. Usher. Katy Perry. Marc Anthony. The cast of Glee. No, it's not the roster for the annual summer jam concert, nor the makeup of this week's top Billboard artists. It's the lineup for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama. The monumental assembly keeps racking up the A-list talent with Smokey Robinson, Alicia Keys, and John Legend all added to the ceremonious bill. [Access Hollywood]

Star Wars isn't just coming back to a theater near you. The sci-fi fantasy could be lighting up your television screens soon, too. Now that Lucasfilm has been bought by Disney, parent company ABC is looking into reviving the franchise for primetime TV. May the force be with them! [Complex]