Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s 16-year-old daughter Simone Garcia Johnson was a toast of a city Wednesday night in Hollywood. Why, we ask?
The arriving star was presented with a 2018 Golden Globe Ambassador pretension during a Hollywood Foreign Press Association and InStyle’s jubilee during Catch LA in West Hollywood, where a guest list was a many considerable it’s ever been. Garcia Johnson’s celebration, hosted by Fiji H2O and Infiniti, outlines a start of awards deteriorate as we count a days until a 2018 Golden Globes. And while a eventuality also signified her entrance out of sorts, Simone valid that she’s a pro when it comes to connecting with an A-list throng as she greeted each star in a neat Black Halo dress and Sam Edelman heels.
“I indeed found out on my 16th birthday, and we was in New Jersey with my mom, stepdad, and his family,” she told us of training about a honor. “It was so extraordinary and we was so emotional. we couldn’t trust that we was a initial Golden Globe Ambassador. It’s crazy to consider about.”
So what, exactly, does a pretension mean? Formerly famous as Miss or Mr. Golden Globe, a respect goes to a child of a Tinseltown heavyweight who’s unfailing for a career in a spotlight. Previous honorees embody Melanie Griffith and Laura Dern, to name a few.
Garcia Johnson, who is a indication sealed with IMG, will also benefaction trophies during a 2018 Globes in Jan and partner with Global Girl Media to support immature reporters though resources.
“I was a small bit shaken about a speech, so I’m super happy that we did good with that. Now, I’m only so prepared to start this journey,” she said. “I’m already so vehement only meditative about all a events to come and all heading adult to a 75th anniversary of a Golden Globes.”
While The Rock wasn’t on palm for a event, he was there with her in spirit. Simone told us he told her to “enjoy a impulse and only to have fun.” She added, “I’m blissful he told me that since I’m gripping that in a behind of my mind, and to only live in a impulse via all of this is awesome.” Simone’s mom, writer and Chairwoman of Seven Bucks Productions Dany Garcia, was on palm with her during a event, and done certain to tell her “to always be a strong, assured woman.” The teen added, “I lift that in all that we do.”
Following a announcement, Kate Bosworth, Issa Rae, Salma Hayek Pinault, Jake Gyllenhaal and some-more stars kicked off a jubilee with difference of congratulation for Garcia Jones. “I wish she unequivocally soaks in each notation of it,” Bosworth, who attended a fête for a initial time in a pinkish floral Antonio Marras dress with father Michael Polish, told InStyle. “Those things can be a small nerve-wracking sometimes, though we consider eventually we only wish to unequivocally suffer it.”
Arielle Kebbel, who seemed alongside The Rock in Ballers, told us she was anxious that Simone was comparison as a Golden Globe Ambassador, adding, “I’m so vehement to respect Simone.” She continued, “I feel like that in a few years that I’ve famous her I’ve already watched her develop into a immature woman. She uses her voice on amicable media in a pleasing way. She’s so positive, she comes from a certain Hollywood family, that we consider is a smashing summary for all of us. I’m vehement to watch her welcome it and shine.”
While a pretension has now shifted to Golden Globe Ambassador, there were a few former Miss Golden Globes in attendance, including Greer Grammer, Corinne Foxx, and Sistine, Sophia, and Scarlet Stallone, who all common difference of knowledge for Simone as well. “I only told her, you’re going to have a blast. It unequivocally is a time of your life, we only feel like a princess,” Corinne Foxx, Jamie Foxx’s daughter, said.
Inside of a glitzy bash, Nina Dobrev was scarcely unrecognizable as she done her approach around a room with her new stylish incline in a gorgeous red Ralph Lauren gown. “I remember saying this dress [at a Ralph Lauren show] and being spooky with it,” she pronounced of her look.
Meanwhile, Issa Rae sipped champagne with her Insecure co-star and bestie Yvonne Orji after revelation us progressing in a night that she was looking brazen to doing only that. “Last year they had like, we had never seen a champagne bottles with a flutes, so that’s what I’m looking brazen to tonight,” Rae told us in her red and pinkish Brandon Maxwell look. “I wish they have that again this year. Also, Yvonne, my small bestie is here so I’m hyped.”
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While Rae and Orji continued their fun inside, Hayek overwhelmed adult her lipstick with Armie Hammer’s mother Elizabeth Chambers, and took a impulse to tell us a whack was “lovely.” Meanwhile, Octavia Spencer acted for a print with friends before dishing to us about because she loves entrance to a party. “I adore that we guys have selected this plcae twice. It’s amazing. we adore a country mix and everything. It’s beautiful.”
As attendees continued to nosh on fungus pasta, swordfish, sushi and more, Gyllenhaal kicked behind during a list with friends in a Salvatore Ferragamo suit.
The reason stars always lapse to a bash? It’s super laid-back, and everybody can only relax, wine, and applaud a new honoree.
Scroll to see all a stars who stepped out to support Simone Johnson Garcia.