Bed rest for Julia

All the best to Julia
Very pregnant Julia Roberts has been hospitalised after experiencing early contractions last week. The 36-year-old actor is pregnant with a set of twins (one girl, one boy) but isn?t due until early January. According to E!, the contractions have subsided, but doctors of the Los Angeles hospital have decided to keep the Pretty Woman star in for observation. Apparently mum and the babies will be fine, however she will be confined to bed rest for the next few months. Over the next few weeks, Julia will miss the publicity rounds of her upcoming movies, including Closer (due out December 3rd) and a week later, the much anticipated sequel, Ocean’s Twelve.

Bridget Jones
Renee prefers to post her underwear
In one of this week?s more bizarre stories, Renee Zellweger had admitted she prefers to send her used underwear home by courier rather than in her luggage. The Bridget Jones? Diary star says she can?t bear the thought of airport officials going through her underwear collection. She says, “They always choose to go through my stuff. They check out my phone book and then all my clothes. But I can’t bear the idea of them checking out my smalls in front of me. So I send those to my home by Fed Ex and collect all these boxes of used knickers when I get back.” Although she realises it would be cheaper to just buy new underwear, she maintains, “I’m not going to throw away perfectly good underwear.”

Liz in Sydney last week
Liz Hurley to wed?
The rumourmongers are out in force over this one ? is Elizabeth Hurley planning to wed her beau Arun Nayer this weekend in India? The actress is hosting two parties for her boyfriend over the weekend the celebrate his 40th birthday. The first is in India on Friday followed by another big bash at an ancient palace on Lake Udaipur the next day. Sources say one of them will be the ceremony. “Liz and Arun have gone to great lengths to keep everything under wraps. It looks like they could be tying the knot at one of the parties. Both bashes are going to be very lavish and very big. Some of Mumbai’s top film names are going.? Liz has reportedly already flown out her mother and son Damian to meet Arun?s parents, and 20 close friends will join them next week. They have even been seen looking for million dollar apartments in Mumbai, further fuelling speculation.

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