As 2008 winds down, it's time to reflect upon those - from household names to relative unknowns, from A- to D-list - who made this year so memorable.

The Hollywood Gossip is unveiling 10 finalists for its 2nd Annual Celebrity of the Year award. They've given us their best, their worst, even their nude pictures in some cases. Now it is time for us to give something back with this moving tribute.

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Vanessa Hudgens is more than just arm candy for Zac Efron.

The High School Musical star is a new model for Marc Ecko Unlimited, a well-respected line of clothing.The 20-year-old actress is the face of the young women’s brand, Ecko Red. Here's a recent shot of Hudgens posing for the company:

Posted in: Vanessa Hudgens

Britney Spears has certainly dated some interesting characters in the past couple of years - from J.R. Rotem to Isaac Cohen to Adnan Ghalib.

Now, supposedly, she’s been swept off her feet - literally! - by none other than a handsome Bollywood dance instructor, Sandip Soparrkar!

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Moderately famous actress Eliza Dushku is totally dating L.A. event planner / club promoter Brent Bolthouse, a.k.a. Heidi Montag's boss on The Hills.

According to an eyewitness, the couple was spotted grabbing dinner together at a local diner in Eliza’s hometown of Watertown, Mass., with her parents, who watched as the coupled canoodled. Brent was even seen taking photos of Eliza.

Posted in: Brent Bolthouse