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Boldface Aug. 6: A.D. Amorosi rounds up the local gossip

ABC’s “The Quest" contestants Jasmine Kyle and Lina Carollo at a Golia Vodka sponsored party at Casa Carollo in Marlton. Credit: Gloss PR/HughE Dillon ABC’s “The Quest" contestants Jasmine Kyle and Lina Carollo at a Golia Vodka sponsored party at Casa Carollo in Marlton.
Credit: Gloss PR/HughE Dillon

His Xtreme Celebrity Boxing match with John Bolaris is canceled, and who knows what will happen with his scheduled Tan Mom cage fight on Sept. 20 (she was previously disqualified before fighting “Jersey Shore”’s Angela Cottone). But Damon Feldman has bigger fish to fry with “The Promoter” on Channel 4 (WACP) and iFametv. The talk show premieres Aug. 13 at 10 p.m. and features anyone — including the always-on Feldman — looking to hawk themselves and their wares. “I want to give people the opportunity to get on TV and promote their businesses, products or talents. I’m real excited,” says Feldman.

Looking for extreme TV with an Arthurian twist (at least in its costuming)? Go no further than ABC’s “The Quest,” which debuted last Thursday and features two locals still in heated combat: Jasmine Kyle from Media and Lina Carollo of Delran, New Jersey. Carollo co-hosted a party with her brother Charlie at his Casa Carollo restaurant in Marlton to celebrate her first victory.

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While Kiehl’s prepares for its annual LifeRide events Aug. 9-10, a new rumor is afoot: Is the Liberty Place skincare shop moving to the PREIT-owned Gallery, which already got a new Mac Cosmetics as part of its makeover? Or will that be a second Kiehl’s location?

Before tackling his James Beard House dinner in Manhattan this month, Philly chef/restaurant owner Alex Boonphaya will hold a practice run at Circles in NoLibs on Aug. 7. It’s $50 and BYOB.

Seen on the scene

Miley Cyrus and the Comcast-Spectacor team tried out Cyrus’   signature tongue-out look before her Saturday concert. / Todd Kaplan Miley Cyrus and the Comcast-Spectacor team tried out Cyrus’
signature tongue-out look before her Saturday concert. / Todd Kaplan

• Miley Cyrus didn’t get a chance to Philly-hang like she did when her then-beau Liam Hemsworth filmed “Paranoia” here in 2012, but before her show at Wells Fargo Center on Saturday she held a meet-and-greet for fans and Comcast-Spectacor staff.

With both Juniper Commons on Broad Street and yet another new restaurant, this one in Jacksonville, Florida, in the works, “Top Chef” Kevin Sbraga held a pre-party for his Culinary Collective pop-ups, which are happening this week throughout Rittenhouse. One of the Collective’s chefs, French master Georges Perrier, discussed the famed gallette de crabe that he’ll serve at The Crow & the Pitcher tonight and Aug. 7.

Philly-based director M. Night Shyamalan hosted a 27-person birthday party for his daughter at Tashan on Friday.

 
 
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