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Stacie Stukin

Roman Coppola's new skin care line

Call him the Godfather of grapeseeds. Roman Coppola (son of Francis Ford) has found a new use for the stuff that enables wine to age gracefully. After the media began reporting the anti-aging benefits of grapeseed oil, Coppola and some of his Napa Valley, Calif., pals created a skincare line called Uvavita (”grape life”) using seeds from, among other vineyards, papa’s Niebaum-Coppola Winery — what a coincidence.

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Power Lexicon

In showbiz, you don’t have to have power to sound like you do. Here are the latest buzzwords that separate the elite from the chaff.

below the radar bi-‘lo the ‘ra-,’dar adj Relating to the absence of a former power broker. (”I haven’t seen him in months. He’s below the radar.”)

idiocracy ‘id-e-ak-r*-se n Self-deprecating term used by television writers when they take a job scripting a schlocky show. (”For $20,000 a week, I’ll do this idiocracy.”)

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Dean Cain draws whistles

The date: June 3.The place: Hollywood’s Pantages Theatre, site of the first annual Blockbuster Entertainment Awards.The presenters: Lois & Clark’s Man of Steel, Dean Cain, and Wayne’s World’s Tia Carrere, clad in a low-cut gown.The joke: Right before the duo presented Jodie Foster with the Favorite Actress in a Theatrical Comedy award, audience members let out loud whistles. Carrere turned to her partner and laughed, ”That was for you, Dean.”

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