This week, celebs in town for the Saturday Night Live premiere and the New York Film Festival partied on the Upper West Side, while New York’s elite feted the Rainbow Room reboot. Farther downtown, Jake Gyllenhaal read scripts over brunch at Landmarc Tribeca; Emma Stone sipped tea at Morsi; and Oprah, Jessica Alba, and John Mayer dined separately at ABC Cocina. Read it all, straight ahead.
Rainbow Room: Martha Stewart, Jimmy Fallon, Lorne Michaels, Marcus Samuelsson, and Regis and Joy Philbin turned out for the iconic venue’s grand reopening. [NYO]
Shun Lee: Naomi Watts, Ben Stiller, and Noah Baumbach celebrated the NYFF premiere of their new movie, While We’re Young, and Watts’s 46th birthday. [Page Six/NYP]
Tavern on the Green: The cast of SNL celebrated the show’s 40th season premiere with the Weeknd, Aziz Ansari, David Chang, Michael Cera, Chris Pratt, Anna Faris, Steve Higgins, and David Alan Grier. Ariana Grande, the episode’s musical guest, had to be escorted out through the kitchen to avoid fans and paparazzi. [Page Six/NYP]