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Thursday, April 20, 2017 1:00 am

People

Roberts again 'Most Beautiful'

Associated Press

Julia Roberts is more than just a “Pretty Woman.” People magazine has named her the “World's Most Beautiful Woman” for a record fifth time.

The magazine announced Roberts' selection on Wednesday. The 49-year-old actress has previously claimed the cover spot in 2010, 2005, 2000 and 1991.

Roberts, who won an Academy Award for “Erin Brockovich,” says she is “very flattered” by the experience.

People's 28th annual “World's Most Beautiful” double-issue will be on newsstands Friday.

Prince estate suing

Prince's estate is suing a sound engineer who worked with the musician on five tracks in 2006 over his plan to release the unpublished material.

The estate and Paisley Park Enterprises say George Ian Boxill is trying to exploit at least one of the songs for personal gain. They say Boxill has no right to the recordings, and they're demanding he return them.

Boxill's attorneys didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

The lawsuit says a 2004 confidentiality agreement shows Boxill agreed all recordings would remain Prince's sole and exclusive property. Prince sings and plays guitar and keyboard on the tracks.

Court documents say the recordings, including one called “Deliverance,” are worth more than $75,000. “Deliverance” was released Wednesday on Apple Music.

Prince died April 21 of a drug overdose.

Posh Spice honored

It was a posh day at the palace for former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham.

The pop singer turned fashion designer was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire Wednesday.

Prince William presented the award at Buckingham Palace.

“I'm proud to be British,” she said in a statement.

She was accompanied by her parents and her husband, retired soccer star David Beckham.

Meals for Mom

Do you have a favorite meal tradition for Mother's Day? We want to hear about it for an upcoming story.

Send your recipe or restaurant ideas to cmcmaken@jg.net by April 26.

Happy birthday

Among celebrity birthdays today: Actor George Takei is 80. Singer Johnny Tillotson is 79. Actor Ryan O'Neal is 76. Keyboardist Craig Frost is 69. Actor Gregory Itzin is 69. Actress Veronica Cartwright is 68. Actress Jessica Lange is 68. Actor Clint Howard is 58. Actor Crispin Glover is 53. Actor Andy Serkis is 53. Singer Wade Hayes is 48. Actor Shemar Moore is 47. Actress Carmen Electra is 45. Actor Joey Lawrence is 41.