People: Dec. 11, 2006

BUT WHO WILL BE THE GODFATHER?

The slate for Sundance 2031 is looking promising. SOFIA COPPOLA, 35, the first American woman nominated for an Academy Award for directing and the daughter of Francis Ford Coppola, just had her first child with boyfriend THOMAS MARS of the French rock band Phoenix. The couple named their daughter Romy, after Sofia's brother Roman. Romy joins a Coppola clan that includes actors Nicolas Cage, Talia Shire and Jason Schwartzman. Expect some mighty slick birthday videos.

A SHOUT-OUT FOR UNDERSTANDING

While the entertainment world was snickering over Mel Gibson's anti-Semitic outburst and mug shot, a couple...