Morning Memo: Denver To Be So Hot

Attendees expected to attend the Democratic Convention in Denver include Kanye West, Wyclef Jean, N.E.R.D., Ben Affleck, Scarlett Johansson, Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and Ed Norton Jr. [WashingtonPost]

Tim Robbins and Susan Sarandon are fighting to keep St. Vincent’s hospital from expanding onto West 12th Street, three blocks from their home. [P6]

Brooke Shields says she got very emotionally involved with the Project Runway contestants when she filmed her upcoming guest judge spot. [The Cut]

The 10 finalists for this year’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund were announced late yesterday and included: Richard Chai, Alexander Wang, Irene Neuwirth, and Sophie Buhai and Lisa Mayock of Vena Cava. [WWD]

Harvey Weinstein doesn’t understand why his wife, Georgina Chapman, won’t let him have Asian food. [P6]

Matthew McConaughey has become a spokesman for beef, recording radio spots for the National Cattleman’s Beef Association. [Us Weekly]

Amy Poehler is rumored to join an NBC spin-off of The Office. [THR] Morning Memo: Denver To Be So Hot