Clint Eastwood’s son shows off great genes in new campaign
Scott Eastwood, the 28-year-old model and actor son of the legendary Clint Eastwood, can now be seen in the latest ad campaign for Hugo Boss. We are also very excited about his new film, called Jersey Boys, which is set to be released later this month.
Hugo Boss is known for its classic designs (especially since Jason Wu became the brand’s artistic director), and Eastwood makes a great ambassador, looking dashing and very suave in the campaign. What do you think?
Talking ad campaigns, Diesel’s pre-Fall ads are out. Featuring beautiful creations by creative director Nicola Formichetti, the campaign has been dubbed the ‘Neo-Neoclassical Campaign’. Leather features heavily, which looks fantastic in this context.
Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn get BFF tattoos
We all know that these two are basically inseparable. The pair decided not to get matching BFF bracelets, rather opting for matching double-D tattoos – for Dunn and Delevingne. Posting the above picture of their new ink, the British models hashtagged their post with #throwsomedsonthat.
Delevingne is also in the news today for announcing her designer collaboration with the great Donna Karan! Sharing the news on Instagram (who even needs PR any more?!) she said: ‘Get Ready!!! It’s Coming… #Cara4DKNY’, along with a picture of what appears to be the official logo for the collection.
The collection will be a 15-piece range that will include beanies, T-shirts and a leather motorcycle jacket with removable sleeves. In addition, models will have the opportunity to get involved in the collab, as Delevingne will be casting one or two of the models to be featured in the DKNY campaign herself.
Robben Island fence to be sold
Once encircling the prison where South Africa’s foremost political prisoners were kept, the fence on the infamous island is now being sold, piece by piece. The Robben Island Fence initiative aims to see the pieces incorporated into artworks – from paintings to photographs. The founder of this brilliant idea, Jacques De Bruin, said that for every piece sold, 10% goes to a charity that supports entrepreneurship.
‘We want to promote the arts through the sale of the fence,’ said De Bruin. ‘We are selling a story… We want people to look beyond the fence in their lives to achieve their greatness, just like Madiba did.’
To date 250 to 300 pieces have been sold.
Disney darlings at war?
It seems that Miley Cyrus is seriously hating on fellow Disney star Selena Gomez. During her now notorious Bangerz concert – which has been the subject of much controversy because of the star’s somewhat inappropriate antics on stage – Cyrus showed the audience exactly how she felt about Gomez in Milan. She hurled a cardboard cutout of Gomez into the audience while singing her hit ‘F U’. Did the two have a fallout? Guess so.
Angelina Jolie’s moving speech
Known for her philanthropic and humanitarian work, the Maleficent star kicked off the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict in London yesterday with an incredibly moving speech. The Oscar-winning actress, mother of six and UN envoy is co-hosting the four-day conference with William Hague, Britain’s Foreign Secretary.
She said: ‘It is a myth that rape is an inevitable part of conflict. There is nothing inevitable about it. It is a weapon of war aimed at civilians. It is nothing to do with sex, everything to do with power. It is done to torture and humiliate innocent people and often very young children. I have met survivors from Afghanistan to Somalia and they are just like us, with one crucial difference: we live in safe countries with doctors we can go to when we are hurt, police we can turn to when we are wronged, and institutions that protect us. They live in refugee camps or bombed-out streets in areas where there is no law, no protection and not even the hope of justice. They struggle to keep their children safe, and if they admit to being raped, they are likely to face more violence and social rejection.’
See the rest of her moving speech here: