Morning Memo: Bernard Henri-Levy Paints Town Rouge; Liv and Royston on the Rocks?

At Monday’s Costume Institute gala, Christina Ricci reportedly left when she learned that she wasn’t seated with her boyfriend and Speed Racer co-star, Kick Gurry; Jeff Zucker avoided Project Runway stealer, Harvey Weinstein, on the red carpet. [P6]

Rudy Giuliani shops for pants at TJ Maxx and his wife helps him! [P6]

Liv Tyler might be on the verge of divorce with husband Royston Langdon and looking for a place in the West Village. [NY Daily News]

French political philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy, who is married to actress Arielle Dombasle has been in town putting the moves on Daphne Guinness. [NY Daily News]

Barbara Walters told Oprah that she’s gotten soft and then cried. [Daily Intel]

Hide the children! The Hills got renewed for a fourth season. [US Weekly]

Ugly Betty will begin shooting in New York because a) it’s cheaper to shoot on location, b) the producers want the show to feel more realistic, and c) we have a feeling they’re madly jealous of Gossip Girl that’s gained a following by glorifying our little city. [Just Jared]