Simpson: Daisy Duke 'iconish'

NEW YORK - In the eyes of Jessica Simpson, Daisy Duke is an ''iconish'' figure.

During her co-hosting gig Friday on the syndicated TV show ''Live With Regis and Kelly,'' Simpson told host Kelly Ripa,''To play Daisy Duke, I mean, that's like an iconish ... is that a word ... iconic figure."

Hudson says monogamy not 'realistic'

NEW YORK - Kate Hudson says monogamy isn't ''realistic,'' but that couples have the power to be faithful.

In an interview Thursday on syndicated TV show ''Access Hollywood,'' the 26-year-old actress said, ''I don't believe (monogamy) is realistic. But, I believe that we, as people, have the power to make it happen.''

Hudson, the daughter of actress Goldie Hawn, married Black Crowes singer Chris Robinson on Dec. 31, 2000. The couple have an 18-month-old son, Ryder.

Richie, fiance appear in ads for Bongo jeans

NEW YORK - Nicole Richie has a new co-star - fiance Adam Goldstein. The couple appear together in print ads for Bongo jeans.

Richie, the 23-year-old daughter of R&B crooner Lionel Richie and co-star of ''The Simple Life'' reality series with Paris Hilton, became engaged to Goldstein in February.

Goldstein, a professional club disc jockey, appears with Richie to launch the new collection of Bongo men's apparel.

Reid visits Greece to tape TV show

NEW YORK - On the Aug. 10 season premiere of ''Wild On Tara,'' Tara Reid visits Athens, Greece, where she gets together with engaged couple Paris Hilton and Paris Latsis.

Reid, whose screen credits include ''Van Wilder,'' and the ''American Pie'' movies, faces her fear of parasailing with the help of tandem-riding friend Hilton.

- From wire reports