Celebs Hit the Red Carpet for Tony Bennett
November 10, 2006

A plethora of famous faces including Jennifer Lopez, George Clooney and Bruce Willis came out to toast Tony Bennett’s 80th birthday.

“I think if everyone would just do what they love, it goes a long way,” Bennett said of his youthful appearance.

On the red carpet, Clooney responding to Tony’s comments that George could never play him on the silver screen. “He just doesn’t want me because he knows I’m a good singer,” Clooney joked. “He doesn’t want me outshining him.”

Speaking of shine, Jennifer Lopez looked stunning in a green silver dress.

Mark and Jennifer showed a side rarely seen, opening up about their first two years as husband and wife.

“We enjoy each other’s company,” Jennifer gushed. “Especially at these things,” Marc added, joking, “It’s like honey, don’t let me go, don’t let me go! I’m right here, baby!”

In addition to Tony's birthday, the stars came out to support Hollywood legend Paul Newman’s Hole in the Wall Camps children's charity.

The night’s final touch was a concert headlined by Kelly Clarkson, Billy Crystal and Marc Anthony that culminated with the birthday boy himself singing about his next 20 years: “The best is yet to come.”

 


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