David Arquette, with five of his pals at The Bank (Bellagio) on Thursday, huddling around a bottle of Macallan 12 scotch. Also in the VIP section: Denver Broncos’ Champ Bailey, enjoying Dom Perignon Rose.
At the ShoWest red carpet on Thursday: "Speed Racer" stars Emile Hirsch, Christina Ricci, Matthew Fox and producer Joel Silver, "Get Smart" cast members Steve Carell and Anne Hathaway and director Peter Segal; Christian Bale, Maggie Gyllenhaal and director Chris Nolan of "The Dark Knight"; "Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2" stars America Ferrera, Alexis Bledel and director Sanaa Hamri (director) and George Lucas, director of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars."
ShoWest honoree Anne Hathaway, partying with friends at Tryst nightclub (Wynn) on Thursday.
Billy Bush of "Access Hollywood," hosting a private dinner to support his charity, Lollipop Theater Network, on Thursday at Tao Las Vegas. Attendees included "Sex and The City" star Sarah Jessica Parker, Brendan Fraser, "Sex and The City" co-creator Michael Patrick King, Palms owner George Maloof and several top movie industry execs. Also in the club: illusionist Criss Angel and girlfriend/Miss Nevada USA 2008 Veronica Grabowski, David Arquette and pals, including actor Jonny Lee Miller, ex-husband of Angelina Jolie. Also in the house: world champion boxer Winky Wright.
Singer Bill Medley of The Righteous Brothers, performing with local entertainer Michael Grimm Thursday at Louis’ Fish Camp (Town Square).
Bette Midler, dining with a guest at Spago, inside the Forum Shops at Caesars on Thursday.
Excalibur headliner Louie Anderson, filming an episode of Coastal Gardener in the gardens at the Springs Preserve on Thursday.
Actor Brendan Fraser, in town to pick up a ShoWest award for Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film, dining at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab (Forum Shops at Caesars) on Wednesday.