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The stars are out in Greenwich

As we move into 2022, let’s look back at all that have been seen in 2021 in Greenwich and beyond!

Tony’s at the JHouse in Riverside, operated by Tony Capasso, has hosted many notable names over the past year. Greg Kelly, host of “Greg Kelly Reports” on Newsmax TV, and his wife, Judith Gray, were seen having dinner there with the WOR radio host Marc Simone, who lives in Greenwich. Greg and Judith welcomed a girl Madeleine in December, 2 year old sister Annalize. Other people seen dining there in 2021 also included the judge Marilyn Milian of “the people’s court; »Conservative media expert Anne Coulter; Tv personality Judge Jerry Springer the “Judge Jerry” reality show; Olympic gold medalist Caitlyn jenner; former New York Yankees coach and Greenwich resident Lee mazzilli; Actor of “This is us” Justin hartley, who was in town to film the Netflix drama “The Noel Diary”, and his co-star, the actor Jacques Remar of “Sex and the City”; Grammy Award-winning singer and Westport resident Michael bolton; WWE professional wrestler Brock “The Beast” Lesnar; and NFL Network Analyst Steve “Mooch” Mariucci and his wife, Gayle. And the Grammy Award-winning rapper Lil nas x Stayed there for the night after performing during Rolling Loud New York at Citi Field.

Kathie lee gifford, former “Today with Kathie Lee & Hoda” co-host and longtime Riverside resident, received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. It is only five stars from a longtime resident of the city, Régis Philbin, her co-host of “Live With Regis & Kathie Lee” who died in 2020.

Bethenny frankel, former star of Bravo TV’s “The Real Housewives of New York City”, was seen dining at La Taqueria on Greenwich Avenue and shopping at Funky Monkey with her daughter, Bryn. The Skinny Girl mogul has also been seen go boating on Long Island Sound, with her boyfriend Paul Bernon and former RHONY star Dorinda

. Oscar winner Christophe plummer died in February at his home in Weston at the age of 91. Plummer played Captain Georg von Trapp in “The Sound of Music” alongside a former Greenwich resident Kym Karath, who played Gretl, the youngest of the von Trapp children, and lived in the city until 2005.

Actors Eddie redmayne and Jessica chastain were seen shopping on Greenwich Avenue in May. Both were in the area to shoot the Netflix movie “The Good Nurse”, which shot extensively in Stamford.

The star of “This is us” Justin hartley and his wife, former star of the soap opera Sofia Pernas, were seen at the East End Restaurant on Greenwich Avenue, dining and chatting with Sal Lobalbo from Lobalbo Auto Body in Stamford. Hartley was also seen having dinner at Hinoki, a Japanese restaurant on Greenwich Avenue, while he was around filming a Netflix movie..

New York Yankees pitcher and Greenwich resident Gerrit cole was seen having breakfast with his wife, Amy, outside the Granola Bar on Greenwich Avenue.

Greenwich Residents Judge Judy Sheindlin and Judge Jerry Sheindlin were seen dining out at the Penguin on Lewis Street in Greenwich. The dynamic duo were also seen having dinner at Polpo Restaurant in Greenwich.

New resident of Canaan Chris Russo , host of “Mad Dog Sports Radio” on SiriusXM, was seen picking up his newspaper at Kean’s Korner Mobil on South Avenue in New Canaan.

Stamford resident and former MLB greats Bobby valentine was seen signing copies of his new book “Valentine’s Way” at an event hosted by Mercedes Sky from Forever Sweet Bakery to Norwalk. Valentine was also seen at Jersey Mike’s Subs for their opening festivities on High Ridge Road in Stamford.

Lifestyle guru Martha stewart from Katonah, NY was seen having dinner at Truck’s in Armonk, NY by Stewart Latest product, a ceramic replica of the 14-piece Nativity scene she produced while serving a sentence at Alderson Federal Prison Camp 17 years ago for insider trading. Also seen at Truck during the Christmas holidays have been awarded actors Emily blunt (from “Mary Poppins”) nd John krasinski (from “The Office”), with their daughters, Hazelnut and Purple.

Greenwich resident and YES network host Michael kay was spotted at the Post Office in Cos Cob, seeking to purchase stamps commemorating Yogi berra, the wide receiver and manager of the New York Yankees.

Former New York City Police Commissioner Ray kelly was seen having dinner at L’escale au Delamar in Greenwich with his wife, Veronique kelly, and son, Greg kelly, host of “Greg Kelly Reports” on Newsmax TV and host of WOR radio Marc Simone, conservative media expert and lawyer Anne Coulter, philanthropist Francine LeFrak, and director / screenwriter Rick friedberg; Other people seen at the waterfront restaurant included the FOX News contributor and the former White House press secretary Kayleigh mcenany; and music mogul Clive davis from Bedford, NY Former NFL quarterback and “NBC Sunday Night Football” analyst Drew brees enjoyed the brunch there three Sundays in a row.

Actor Richard Gere was seen at the Bedford Post Inn. The Pound Ridge, NY resident is co-owner of the historic property, restaurant and inn on Old Post Road in Bedford, which opened in 2007.

Comedian and actor Tracy morgane was spotted at Charley’s Pier Restaurant & Tiki Bar at Rye Playland in Rye, NY.

Rick harrison of History Channel’s “Pawn Stars” was seen having breakfast at Joey B’s restaurant in Cos Cob and chatting with the owner Dom Delfino.

Grammy Award Winner Alicia Keys, a singer, songwriter and pianist, was seen having dinner at the Saltaire in Port Chester, NY

Actor and resident of Fairfield Christophe atkins was seen enjoying an ice cream cone at Dairy Queen in Fairfield.

Renowned American Fashion Designer Christian Siriano was seen having dinner at the Viva Zapata in Westport.

Ridgefield actor, playwright and resident Harvey Fierstein made a guest pop-up visit to the Ridgefield Playhouse.

Stamford residents Chuck scarborough and his wife, Ellen, were seen eating at The Perfect Provenance in Greenwich. The popular lifestyle shop and cafe owned by a former Greenwich resident Lisa Lori closed in the fall.

Govt. Ned Lamont was seen having dinner with his wife, Annie, in Hinoki on Greenwich Avenue. They live in the Greenwich house.

… TV host and former New York State judge Jeanine Pirro was seen having dinner at Polpo Restaurant in Greenwich.

Greenwich resident Betsy mccaughey, a former lieutenant governor of New York, was spotted shopping on Greenwich Avenue.

Hallmark Channel actor / producer and movie star Wes brown was seen shopping at Walmart in Norwalk while on vacation.

Rapper and fashion designer Kanye west was seen visiting Grace Farms, New Canaan’s humanitarian and cultural center.

Celebrity wedding planner and bridal fashion designer David tutera was seen having dinner at Terra Ristorante on Greenwich Avenue.

Darien resident and journalist Ashleigh Banfield, the host of NewsNation’s “Banfield” was seen having dinner at 1020 Post in Darien.

…. Award-winning soap opera star Susan lucci and her husband, TV chef / producer Helmut Huber, were seen celebrating their 52nd wedding anniversary at the Homestead Inn in Greenwich. The chef’s restaurant and inn Thomas henkelman and Therese Carroll closed on New Years Day.

Hope smiles from the threshold of the coming year, whispering ‘It will be happier.’

—Alfred Lord Tennyson

Good year!

Do you have any advice? Saw a celebrity? Email Susie Costaregni at [email protected]