At the launch of the new Audi TT Coupe, the two-seatera��which can clock 100 km/h in 5.3 secondsa�� predictably stole the spotlight from chief guests, actress Akshara Haasan and racer Aditya Patel. Also spotted at the Nandanam outlet were actors Vaibhav and Richard, discussing the vehiclea��s pros and cons over canapes and mocktails.
Phoenix Market City
Screams and whistles filled the air as the Vengaboys took the stage last weekend. While Kim Sasabone won hearts a�� belting out hits like Boom, boom, boom and We like to party a�� Robin Pors got the crowd in a frenzy when he whipped out his camera for a quick picture for their fan page.
Toni & Guy
It was a star-studded evening as producer Dhayanidhi Alagiri and actors Arulnidhi, Mahat Raghavendra, Sanchita Shetty and Janani Iyer launched the new Toni & Guy salon in Valluvarkottam. Hosted by Anusha Dhayanidhi, the event snagged all the guests a complimetary one-year membership, with special deals.
The new Chinese restaurant in Porur opened with much fanfare, with actress Pooja Kumar, chef Sanjay Thumma and CavinKare chairman C K Ranganathan cutting the ribbon. A lavish buffet a�� withA� wontons, chicken momos, dragon chicken and Nanking noodles a�� had guests focussing almost exclusively on their plates.
The Charity Bake Sale organised by the Next Gen of the Inner Wheel Club and the Rotary Club of Madras a�� for the victims of the Nepal earthquake a�� was a resounding success. While visitors picked up cheesecakes and quiches by the dozen, the real heroes were the homebakers, some of whom spent a sizeable sum from their pockets, to donate sweet treats for the event.