Celebrity preview: Jenny McCarthy, NKOTB, Wendy Williams, Chevelle, Crystal Hefner, Brandi Glanville


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Jenny McCarthy, with boyfriend Donnie Wahlberg, hosts her “Dirty, Sexy, Funny” after-party Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at Body English in Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas.

Friday, July 11, 2014 | 6 p.m.

It has been a big and memorable week of returns.

LeBron James is returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Rosie O’Donnell is returning to ABC’s “The View.” And Robin Leach has returned to Italy for his annual — and well-earned — European vacation.

Back here in Las Vegas, it’s a mixed and varied bag this weekend, from actress and comedienne Jenny McCarthy hosting a pool party to talk-show host Wendy Williams kicking off the all-female standup-comedy series Lipshtick to New Kids on the Block performing four concerts — their only four dates in North America this year, and the first one was Thursday night — through Sunday.

Without further ado and with Robin in Italy, here is this week’s Royal Robin Rundown:



New Kids on the Block is at the Axis at Planet Hollywood all weekend. A Q+A with frontman Jordan Knight was posted Thursday morning.