CHAPLIN TAPPED: Kiera Chaplin has signed up as the spokesmodel for Maggie Norris Couture. The granddaughter of Charlie Chaplin and a great-granddaughter of playwright Eugene O’Neill, Chaplin will be the guest of honor at a Jan. 31 cocktail party at the Plumm on West 14th Street. She was the muse for a portrait titled “Maggie’s Red Corset” by painter Nelson Shanks.
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STOLLMACK STRIKES AGAIN: Earlier this month, the Naked Cowboy feigned reluctance accepting a jacket from Weatherproof Garment Co. honcho Freddie Stollmack. But striking TV writers outside ABC’s Upper West Side offices gladly accepted freebies from Stollmack last week. The executive insisted he wasn’t taking sides and was just trying to keep people warm.