Quick Hits: Nicole Kidman Hires Bette Midler For Her Wedding

  • It looks like Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman have booked Bette Midler to sing “Wind Beneath My Wings” at their wedding. “It is Nicole and Keith’s special song.” Awwww. [FemaleFirst]
  • Who would have ever thought that Kiefer Sutherland, knowing what a drinker he is, would have problems with a barstool? The actor was at Dos Caminos on Park Avenue Thursday struggling to get comfortable on a bar stool while guzzling afternoon margaritas with “Sex and the City” stud Ron Livingston. The exasperated actor finally exclaimed to the bartender, “Should I just straddle this thing?” [Page Six]
  • Sisterwoman.com voted Oprah Winfrey as the celebrity who most exhibits qualities of a best girlfriend. [WKRC 12]
  • Toni Braxton is set to take Las Vegas by storm as she prepares for an eight-month run at the Flamingo Hotel & Casino. Starting August 3, the R&B singer will fill the void left at the casino once Wayne Newton’s contract runs out July 1. Toni Braxton filling the void of Wayne Newton is something that I never could have quite imagined. [TMZ]
  • Actress Bai Ling and producer Brian Grazer were dirty dancing at the after party for The Da Vinci Code after party. [Gatecrasher]
  • Heather Mills wants you to know she’s not a gold digger. The media just made her out to be one. [This Is London]