Beneath a Starlet Sky Launch Party

Goldberg, Mendel, and Ricci, Photo credit: Donato Sardella

Jason Bateman and Elizabeth Banks Credit Wire Image Donato Sardella

Bateman and Banks, Photo credit: Donato Sardella

Friday night there was a glittering party hosted by J Mendel at Saks Beverly Hills for BENEATH A STARLET SKY, a new novel with a plot centering around the fashion at the Cannes Film Festival.

Celebs in attendance included Christina Ricci, Elizabeth Banks, Jason Bateman, Jackie Collins, Linda and Jerry Bruckheimer, Blue Bloods’ Will Estes, Rosanna Arquette, Tracee Ellis Ross, Annie Ilonzeh and Nadine Velasquez from Charlie’s Angels, and more.

Beneath a Starlet Sky by Amanda Goldberg and Ruthanna Khalighi HopperAmanda Goldberg and Ruthanna Khalighi HopperAuthors Ruthanna Khalighi Hopper and Amanda Goldberg are young Hollywood insiders: Dennis Hopper’s daughter, and daughter of film & TV producer Leonard Goldberg, respectively.  Their first novel, Celebutantes, was a New York Times bestseller and garnered praise from People, Entertainment Weekly, The Los Angeles Times, Star, Michael Kors, Tom Ford, Jackie Collins and more.

Read an excerpt from BENEATH A STARLET SKY right here on