UWS Photo Of The Day: Matt Damon Working Out At Upper West Side Crunch Gym

Wrote last March that Matt Damon can occasionally be spotted working out at the Upper West Side Crunch (162 W. 83rd, between Amsterdam & Columbus). Almost exactly one year later, that still appears to be the case. MUW reader Beth snapped a photo of the actor between sets over the weekend. I can’t say he [...]

Upper West Side Celebrity Sightings: Matt Damon & Lady Gaga (Not Together)

A couple of Upper West Side celebrity sightings of note:

UWS Real Estate News

The Corner, the Upper West Side’s new luxury rentals at Broadway and 72nd, is getting even more attention these days, according to The New York Post.  Singer-songwriter Josh Groban was reportedly eying one of the remaining units, the $18,000-per-month 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom pad on the 15th floor.  The unit, which measures 1,600 square feet, not counting [...]

Unattainable Apartment of the Week

This week’s unattainable apartment is high up on the 16th floor of the new luxury building at 535 West End Avenue (at 86th).  This true six bedroom, 6.5 bathroom home is one of only two apartments in the building with private outdoor space.  The special space boasts approximately 6,637 sq ft of internal space in [...]

New York Film Festival Closes with Star-Studded Hereafter Premiere

Alice Tully Hall (Broadway at 65th) was packed with famous faces last night as the 48th New York Film Festival closed with a highly-anticipated premiere.  The newest Clint Eastwood-directed film, Hereafter, debuted at the festival, and the cast and crew made appearances to celebrate the premiere.  Star Matt Damon arrived with his very-pregnant wife Luciana [...]

Matt Damon Not Moving to Originally-Rumored UWS Digs

Curbed reports that the six-bedroom, six-and-a-half bath apartment at 535 West End Avenue (at 86th) that Matt Damon was rumored to have purchased in April is back on the market.  We are strangely sad about this new development, as somehow we pictured running into Matt and wife Luciana and chatting the old friends up on [...]

Upper West Side Celebrity Sightings

The photo to the left is like Where’s Waldo, Celebrity Edition… can you spot the famous face?  The man sitting in the background is none other than CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer, ordering dinner at a restaurant in his office building, Landmarc (in the Time Warner Center).  The newsman was spotted by a tipster on Tuesday [...]

Upper West Side Celebrity Sightings

Adam Sandler was spotted in Columbus Circle on Friday morning.  The comedian was hanging with a group of guys who were apparently also quite funny, as Sandler was laughing so hard he couldn’t catch his breath.  He is likely out and about the city because his latest movie, Grown Ups, premiered in theaters yesterday. Also [...]

Upper West Side Celebrity Sightings

Some of our favorite Upper West Siders, plus a Jonas brother, were spotted around the neighborhood this weekend.  Tina Fey was hanging in Central Park on Saturday, according to Twitterer @Angie_Lavigne.  Also spotted in the park was a newer addition to the Upper West Side, actor Matt Damon.  He was overdressed for the hot weather, [...]

Upper West Side Celebrity Sightings

Beatles legend Paul McCartney was spotted in Central Park on Tuesday, and Twitter was abuzz.  McCartney was allegedly with none other than his ex-wife Heather Mills, claims Twitterer @geochalker.  While it seems like a stretch after their bitter divorce battle, the tipster reports seeing them with their daughter Beatrice, perhaps keeping the peace for her. [...]