David and Victoria Beckham welcomed their fourth child over the weekend, but it’s lucky number Seven for the superstar couple.
It’s the very first baby girl for the Beckhams, who are already parents to three boys: Brooklyn, 12, Romeo, 8, and Cruz, 6.
Harper Seven Beckham was born on Sunday Morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, weighing in at (what else?) 7 lbs. 10 oz.
So where did the name Harper Seven come from? Does Victoria have a favorite magazine, like Harper’s Bazaar which she’s often covered? Is Seven inspired by David’s jersey number for Manchester United?
Not quite. A rep for the couple tells People that Victoria always loved the old English name Harper and Seven, of course, is a very lucky number.
Victoria’s lucky too that after four tries, she finally has a daughter and an heiress to her highly stylish fashion designs.
David Beckham and his son were all right after being involved in a car accident on a freeway in Los Angeles. The soccer star rear-ended another car on Friday. The driver of the other vehicle was taken to a hospital. TMZ reports that Victoria Beckham’s husband was driving a black Cadillac on the 405 Freeway near Torrance, CA, Friday morning when he bumped a gold Mitsubishi that was broken down in the carpool lane.
The driver of the other vehicle was wearing a seatbelt at the time, but had to be taken to the hospital.
Beckham and his eldest son, 12-year-old Brooklyn, were both not injured.
“Mr. Beckham’s black Cadillac SUV collided with the rear of a gold Mitsubishi in the carpool lane,” California Highway Patrol spokesperson Jennifer Connolly told People magazine, adding that the driver of the Mitsubishi complained of minor neck pain.
Beckham was not arrested or cited on the scene.
The former Spice Girl has a two-year-old daughter Scarlet with her property developer partner Thomas Starr and she insists having a child freed her always worrying about herself and her career. She said: ‘Being a mum has made me a better person. I’m really mellow, more confident and more unselfish. ‘Before Scarlet, especially working in such an appearance-conscious profession, everything was about me, me, me. It was all, ‘I’ve got to go to the gym, I’ve got to take care of myself and wear nice clothes.’
‘t’s a relief to have somebody else who becomes your priority. In a way it takes the pressure off you as an individual. It makes you so much happier and she’s made me feel more confident.’
Mel, 37, now can’t remember her life before Scarlet and is still staggered by how much happiness the little girl has brought to her and 43-year-old Thomas.
She added: ”m truly having a ball now this little person is in my life. She gives me so much joy but it has really surprised me how much having her has affected and changed me.’
Three of Mel’s former Spice Girls bandmates are currently pregnant. Mel B is having her third child; Victoria Beckham who is having her fourth child with husband David Beckham; and Emma Bunton, who is expecting her second child with her fiance Jade Jones.
Victoria Beckham gives her friends style advice. The singer-turned-fashion designer has thrilled her pals with how well her new career is going and delights in sharing her knowledge and expert tips. Her former Spice Girls bandmate Emma Bunton ‘ who was recently pictured wearing one of her pal’s creations – revealed: ‘ chose it myself and I love it. Victoria’s dresses always make you feel so stylish. I am so lucky to have a great friend who designs wonderful outfits! She is an amazing designer. ‘t is so difficult to go from music and do something else and there is real pressure, but it’s worked out so brilliantly for her. ‘She has given me her advice before and told me to keep it classic.’ Emma ‘ who was also joined in the group by Geri Halliwell, Mel B and Mel C ‘ also spoke of how much she enjoys spending time with her former bandmates’ children. She added: ‘t was so nice on the last tour. I had just had my son Beau at the time. Mel C hadn’t had Scarlet at that point and she spent a lot of time with Beau. And so when I found out she was pregnant, I was so pleased. We all go, ‘Look at us with our bubbas!’ ‘ However, the quintet don’t pass on parenting advice to one another. Emma added: ‘Do we swap tips? No, we are gossiping girls!’
David and Victoria Beckham are ‘always’ trying for another baby. The couple ‘ who have sons Brooklyn, 11, seven-year-old Romeo and Cruz, five ‘ have made no secret of their desire to extend their family further and the soccer star says they would be ‘lucky’ to have another child. He said: ‘We’re always trying. If we’re lucky enough to have more, that will be amazing.’ The 35-year-old sportsman also revealed he still affectionately uses the nickname his spouse was given when she was in ‘Wannabe’ group Spice Girls. He told UK TV talk show host Jonathan Ross: ‘She’s down on my phone as Posh. She’ll always be Posh! She still calls me Golden Balls.’ David is famous for his tattoos and admits his children have already asked when they can join in with his obsession with body art. He said: ‘The youngest, who’s five, the other day turned to me and said, ‘Daddy look at my arms’ and he literally had these tattoos drawn all over his arms. ‘They have asked when they can have them. Romeo turned round and said, ‘I’m going to have mummy and daddy on my arm’. I’m not sure mummy would be pleased about that.’ While David would love to add to his inkings, he admits there are certain areas of his body which Victoria has forbidden him from having tattoos. He explained in a webchat with Yahoo!: ‘Victoria doesn’t want me to have tattoos on my chest because she wants to be the only one to touch my chest!
Fr 4/30: David Beckham, Mike Birbiglia and the Hold Steady are tonight on the LATE SHOW WITH DAVID LETTERMAN, CBS .David Beckham Born: 2 May 1975 Birthplace: Leytonstone, England Best Known As: Real Madrid midfield star and Mr. Posh Spice. Beckham is a leading English footballer and a former star of the legendary team Manchester United. Beckham was already a fan favorite when he married Spice Girls star Victoria Adams (“Posh Spice”) in July of 1999; the combination of the two heartthrobs proved irresistible to the press and public, and they became one of Britain’s most famous couples. As a player Beckham is particularly known for his free kick expertise, hot temper and spectacular long-range shots (including a famous goal from midfield against Wimbledon in 1996). In June of 2003, Manchester United sold Beckham to the Spanish team Real Madrid for a transfer fee of 35 million euros (about 25 million British pounds). Beckham wore uniform number 7 with Manchester United; at Real Madrid he switched to number 23, with 7 already taken by his teammate Raul… Real Madrid was already home to several other superstars, including Luis Figo, Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane… Beckham typically plays midfield… His popular nickname is “Becks”… He has three sons with Victoria Beckham: Brooklyn (b. 4 March 1999, Romeo (b. 1 September 2002) and Cruz (b. 20 February 2005)… Beckham was disqualified from the 1998 World Cup for a rough foul in England’s loss to Argentina; in 2002 he returned to the World Cup as captain of the English side, alongside fellow star Michael Owen
The Enemy & Ms Dynamite to play Football Fusion Festival. Football Fusion is the first event of its kind in the UK and the only three-day festival to celebrate both football and music. Set to be one of the most exciting events of 2010, the festival is being held 6th- 8th August 2010 at Chapelgate, Bournemouth. ‘Famous in Football’ – Along with current Premier League players, Official Football Fusion Ambassador Matt Le Tissier and Jamie Redknapp, will be just a few of the stars in the Celebrity Corner. As if that wasn’t enough, fans will also get the rare opportunity to meet 1966 World Cup Legends; Sir Geoff Hurst, Jack Charlton and Nobby Stiles. ‘Massive in Music’ – Not to be outdone by the football, the festival will also be hosting a raft of top music acts, including: The Enemy, The Hoosiers, Ms Dynamite, Kid British and Boney M. Following his phenomenal rise in 2010, British artist Example, one of the UK’s freshest breakthrough acts, will also be entertaining fans live on the main stage. This family event has something for everyone and will be running a national six-a-side tournament for all ages. Professional coaches from the David Beckham Academy will also be on hand to put players through their paces and provide interactive training sessions, sharing their expert training tips and tactics. Providing even more entertainment will be the Freestyle Football Academy – in association with Freestyle Football Federation and hosted by the World’s top freestylers, Dan Magness and Mikey Fisher. Come and learn tricks from the world’s best and amaze your friends with your new found tekkers! Also combining the skills element will be the Futsal Academy – hosted by Totally Football. Totally Football instructors will be on hand to show fans new techniques to help increase ability and help with your overall ball skills. Other attractions will include a celebrity tournament organised by Matt Le Tissier; top Sky Sports’ presenter Richard Keys hosting interviews throughout the festival and Dermot Gallagher who will be on hand to oversee the tournament as Head Referee and tournament official. Now, a little something special just for the ladies – the ‘Wag-Wam’ is a luxurious retreat where guests can enjoy a glass of champagne, be royally pampered and receive top styling and fashion tips from the professionals in the lifestyle spa. In addition, Radio DJ’s, Chappers and Comedy Dave (Radio 1, ESPN), will be providing top comedy banter and music in the beer tent as well as hosting the football tournament To make sure that book your tickets, go to www.footballfusion.co.uk’
More festivals to go to: Beijing Pop Festival China, Bergenfest Norway, Bestival England, Byrn Terfel’s Faenol FestivalWales, Coke Live Music Festival Poland, Ireon Music Festival Greece, Live & Loud Malaysia , Pinkpop Netherlands, Rock’n Coke Turkey, Smooth Festival Poland Sunburst KL International Music Festival Malaysia, WesterpopNetherlands, Zelt Musik Festival Germany
LOS ANGELES – Sunday nights heat up this summer, as TV Guide Network yesterday announced plans to premiere five specials highlighting Hollywood’s sexiest stars. TV Guide Network’s hot summer line-up kicks off with the star-studded “Secrets of the Hollywood Body,” premiering Sunday, June 28 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. The one-hour special reveals how the hottest celebrities obtained their perfect physiques, including Madonna’s sculpted arms, Kelly Ripa’s ripped new body, and Gwyneth Paltrow’s statuesque legs. Celebrities James Kyson Lee, Victoria Pratt, Chrishell Stause, Melinda Clarke, Holly Durst and Rosa Blasi are also featured in the special. In addition, TV Guide Network will premiere four new installments from its “Sexiest” specials franchise beginning Sunday, July 5 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Each “Sexiest” special features a countdown of the hottest Hollywood celebrities in television and film, and includes extensive interviews with TV and film experts, comedians and celebrities as TV Guide Network ranks the stars and the scenes that have steamed up the big and small screens throughout the decades. New “Sexiest” specials airing on TV Guide Network include: “Hollywood’s Sexiest Bodies” Premieres Sunday, July 5 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT TV Guide Network counts down the hottest bodies in Hollywood. Will Jennifer Aniston’s buff arms or Gwyneth Paltrow’s sexy, sleek legs put one of these A-listers in the top spot? See where hunky heartthrobs like Matthew McConaughey land on the list. “Hollywood’s Sexiest Spies of All Time” Premieres Sunday, July 19 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT TV Guide Network uncovers the intrigue and mystery of the sexiest spies ever to hit the big and small screens. Brad Pitt sizzled in “Mr. And Mrs. Smith” but can he top the sexy Sean Connery as 007? And what “Bond” babes rank on this all-time list? “Hollywood’s Sexiest Spies of All Time” counts them down. “TV’s Sexiest Men in Uniform of All Time” Premieres Sunday, July 26 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT TV Guide Network counts down television’s sexiest men in uniform. Denis Leary and Daniel Sunjata of “Rescue Me” made the list. Taylor Kitsch kept the lights bright on Friday nights. And John Stamos revived the ER. From cops to firefighters, paramedics to lifeguards, and of course men in the military, find out where these and many other men in uniform land on the list. “Sexiest Men in Sports” Premieres Sunday, August 9 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT TV Guide Network counts down the sexiest men in sports. Kick the heat up a notch with David Beckham and take a swing at why fans swoon over Tiger Woods. From the NFL to the NBA, TV Guide Network plays through the list of the hottest hunks in sports.
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Robert Pattinson and Zac Efron are vying for Choice Male Hottie Teen Choice Award with the likes of Chace Crawford, Jonas Brothers, and Taylor Kitsch. The list of nominees for 2009 Teen Choice Awards has been unveiled and it sees the likes of Robert Pattinson and Zac Efron being nominated for Choice Male Hottie prize. Both movie heartthrobs vie for the category with fellow actors that include Chace Crawford, Jonas Brothers, and Taylor Kitsch. Zac and the Jonas boys, additionally, are nominated for Choice Red Carpet Icon: Male. Their competitors for the gong include “American Idol” season 8 runner-up Adam Lambert, Justin Timberlake, and Kanye West. As for Choice Female Hottie Teen Choice Award, the nominees are Miley Cyrus, Megan Fox, Vanessa Hudgens, Beyonce Knowles, and Blake Lively. Miley, in the meantime, is also nominated for the category of Choice Red Carpet Icon: Female. She competes against the likes of Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Rachel Bilson, and Eva Longoria. Beside them all, this year’s Teen Choice Awards also lists senior actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie among its nominees. The celebrity partners are vying for the category of Choice Celebrity Activist. 2009 Teen Choice Awards will be aired Monday, August 10, on FOX. Jonas Brothers have been tapped to serve as both hosts and performers at the 11th annual awards gala. Fans ages 13-19 can vote once each day for their favorite in movie, TV, music, and other categories starting from today at Teen Choice Awards 2009.
List of 2009 Teen Choice Awards Nominees in Sports and Other Categories:
Choice Male Hottie
Choice Female Hottie
Choice Web Star
Choice Red Carpet Icon: Male
Choice Red Carpet Icon: Female
Choice Celebrity Activist
Choice Athlete: Male
Choice Athlete: Female
Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor
Choice Action Sports Athlete: Male
Paul Rodriguez (Skateboarding)
Ryan Sheckler (Skateboarding)
Kelly Slater (Surfing)
James Stewart (Motocross)
Shaun White (Snowboarding)
Choice Action Sports Athlete: Female
Gretchen Bleiler (Snowboarding)
Torah Bright (Snowboarding)
Stephanie Gilmore (Surfing)
Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins (Skateboarding)
Carissa Moore (Surfing)
Short lines about: Andre Leon Talley, Bruce Willis, CFDA, Coco Rocha, David Beckham, Demi Moore, Fashion, Lauren Bush, Perfume, Tallulah Belle Willis, Vera Wang, Zoe Kravitz, Goodwill, Emporio Armani: Coco Rocha may not be interning at Vogue this summer, but Tallulah Belle Willis, the 15-year-old daughter of Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, is spending the next couple of months “shadowing” at Harper’s Bazaar. Goodwill stores are experiencing a boom, as you may have heard. Sales were up 7 percent in the first three months of 2009 compared to the same time period last year. The fragrance industry introduces an average of 250 scents ever year. And you know what? That’s probably a few too many. Lauren Bush’s FEED bag franchise is expanding, apparently. David Beckham turned up in London today to unveil his racy new undewear ads for Emporio Armani. Zoë Kravitz is the new face of Vera Wang’s Princess fragrance line. André Leon Talley on high heels and other weighty matters.