Wednesday, August 31, 2011
With the PR teams behind Straw Dogs (9/16) and the new season of True Blood (9/25) working overtime, Alexander Skarsgård covers no fewer than three major magazines in September.
Ralph Mecke snapped Alex for the 10th Anniversary issue of GQ Style Germany. Styled by the magazine’s Fashion Director, Klaus Stockhausen. More, including on-set video @ GQ Style Germany.
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Actor | Alexander Skarsgard
Image | Ralph Mecke for GQ Style Germany | F/W 2011-12
Special Thanks | Veljko Gavrilovic
VGL loves the S/S 2012 beachwear campaign for Summer Shop. João P. Teles snapped Bernardo Velasco on location in Barra Grande, Bahia, on Brazil’s Northeast coast.
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Model | Bernardo Velasco @ 40 Graus
Images | João P.Teles for Summer Shop | S/S 2011-12
Canadian director David Cronenberg’s A Dangerous Method, premieres Friday in competition at the 68th Venice Film Festival. The based-on-a-true-story film stars Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender and Kiera Knightley as Freud, Jung, and the woman who comes between them.
Cronenberg and Mortensen each get covers of L’Uomo Vogue’s special Venice Film Festival (September) issue.
VGL loves these spectacular portraits of Cronenberg by Francesco Carrozzini. Styled by Rushka Bergman.
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Artist | David Cronenberg
Images | Francesco Carrozzini for L’Uomo Vogue | Sept 2011
Fashion Editor | Rushka Bergman
Newcomer on the rise, Benjamin Eidem is the face of COS menswear for F/W. The campaign for the H&M-owned label was styled by Olivier Rizzo and photographed by Willy Vanderperre.
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Model | Benjamin Eidem @ Request/Nathalie
Images | Willy Vanderperre for COS | F/W 2011
Stylist | Olivier Rizzo
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Topman taps Ben Toms, Robbie Spencer and some of London’s freshest faces to deliver a look at their outerwear for F/W. Lookbook models shown here are Igor, Josh McLellan, Andy Martin, Miles McMillan and Matthew Bell.
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Model | Igor @ Select
Model | Josh McLellan @ Select
Model | Andy Martin @ M&P
Model | Miles McMillan @ Success/DNA
Model | Matthew Bell @ Elite London
Images | Ben Toms for Topman | F/W 2011
Stylist | Robbie Spencer
W magazine’s Lynn Hirschberg profiles actor Jim Sturgess, who “may have started a non-movie-star movie-star movement: In today’s Hollywood, the most interesting actors are reluctant leading men, more interested in character than close-ups.”
Francesco Carrozzini photographed Sturgess and five more non-movie-star movie-stars for the W September issue: Dominic Cooper, Joel Edgerton, Joel Kinnaman, Oscar Isaac, and Arnie Hammer. Styled by Patrick Mackie.
Read the story and see all the portraits at WMagazine.com
Actor | Jim Sturgess
Actor | Dominic Cooper
Actor | Joel Kinnaman
Actor | Armie Hammer
Images | Francesco Carrozzini for W | September 2011
Stylist | Patrick Mackie
Here is a sneak peek at the Wonderland September 2011 cover editorial featuring Alexander Skarsgård. Photographed by Bjarne Jonasson and styled by Way Perry. On newsstands now.
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Actor | Alexander Skarsgård
Image | Bjarne Jonasson for Wonderland | September 2011
Stylist | Way Perry
Thanks | TFS
Monday, August 29, 2011
Jean Paul Guiltier unveils his first spot starring Jon Kortajarena for the new men’s parfum, Kokorico. Directed by Jean-Baptiste Mondino.
New York magazine investigates the years-long and bumpy road to the screen for Brad Pitt’s latest movie, Moneyball (9/23/11). Photography by Nadav Kander. Styled by Cheryl Konteh.
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Actor | Brad Pitt
Image | Nadav Kander for New York magazine
Stylist | Cheryl Konteh