Beauty News: Alexander Skarsgård Calvin Klein Encounter Ad And More
Alexander Skarsgård For Calvin Klein
Actor Alexander Skarsgård is fronting an ad campaign for Calvin Klein’s new perfume, Encounter. The first shot of the the ad shows Skarsgård looking into the camera while also shown in the background with Lara Stone. The star of the critically acclaimed television miniseries ‘Generation Kill’ and ongoing HBO drama ‘True Blood’ described his role in the ad campaign to WWD:
Their idea for their concept was very intriguing to me — it was almost like a short film and very film noir. It felt interesting to me. I wanted to be involved with something where you tell a story — even though it’s a short story
Jessica Chastain has been chosen as face of Yves Saint Laurent to join Emily Blunt. The actress will front the campaign for brand’s Manifesto fragrance that is expected in August and September. Chastain said that:
Yves Saint Laurent is a brand that inspires me deeply. Since its creation, the brand has conveyed strong values that I cherish, such as unwavering commitment, absolute love and feminine audacity. This new fragrance is the emblem of it all. I am thrilled to be a part of this beautiful adventure.
Beauty guru Shu Uemura and fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld are teaming up to create a makeup collection that will be out this November. Lagerfeld said that he’s been using Shu Uemura’s makeup for creating his fashion design sketches:
I design with shu uemura make-up because other manufacturers do not offer such beautiful colors.
Karl Lagerfeld will select colors for the collection as well as design packaging. He also shot the ad campaign.
Leave a Reply