Federico D’Alessandro is one Marvel’s top guys on the company’s productions.
The man acted as storyboard artist on Thor and Captain America: First Avenger, then added animatics supervisor to those duties, beginning with The Avengers and continuing on to Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World and the upcoming Captain America: The Winter Solder. He’ll be taking on similar duties on The Avengers: The Age of Ultron.
Hot on the heels of the May announcement that Nicole Kidman would appear in Jimmy Choo’s Autumn/Winter 2013 ad campaign, the London-based accessory designer unveiled a short film featuring the Oscar-winning actress. The video, shot by photographer Mikael Jansson, shows the actress channeling a sophisticated yet smoldering modern Hitchcock heroine.
The newest Pacific Rim trailer sheds its machinery and meddling monsters for at least two minutes, focusing more on the human aspect of the film.
Anchored by an inspirational speech from Idris Elba, in futuristic suit and all, the trailer for the Warner Bros. project previews the process of synchronizing the movements of human soldiers with their massive droids -- or initiating the “neural handshake.”
Fashion and film will collide at one of the Cannes film festival's hottest tickets on Thursday night.
The 20th annual amfAR Cinema Against AIDS charity event, hosted by Harvey Weinstein and Kenneth Cole, brings together the biggest names in fashion and film and will take place at the Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on Thursday night.
As if you needed another reason to catch Gatsby fever, famed London department store Harrods has launched a pop-up bar to celebrate the hotly anticipated film, which is finally in theaters as of Friday May 10. Now through May 20, the 1920s-style art-deco bar takes over the luxury store’s underground Tasting Room and Wine Shop with cocktail-making demonstrations and specialty libations by Courvoisier, Hendrick’s and Johnnie Walker available for consumption.
In case you don't know who Haider Ackermann is, he's a somewhat avant garde Belgian designer who shows every season in Paris, is known for expertly cut leathers, jackets, pants, leggings, suits and shoes and happens to be the favorite designer of both Tilda Swinton and Janet Jackson. Tilda's worn him on the red carpet at both Cannes and the Golden Globes, and they often travel together and have a very designer/muse relationship.