Two-time Oscar winner Jodie Foster has collaborated with online education platform MasterClass to launch her first online filmmaking class. The Silence of the Lambs star commented 'Authentic storytelling is about having the courage to be vulnerable, tapping into those deeply personal experiences and identifying the right ingredients to have them translate on screen. I wanted to teach this MasterClass to share that experience of creating a signature and expressing yourself in a work of art. For me, that's the joy of making movies'.
Canadian singer/songwriter Michael Bublé has partnered with PepsiCo's sparkling water brand, bubly, to front its Super Bowl LIII campaign, Can I have a bublé?. The Haven't Met You Yet hitmaker commented 'I might be Canadian, but I'm a big fan of American football. I had a blast doing my very first Super Bowl commercial with bublé - I mean bubly. Because of our similar names, the brand and I share a special bond. I love how the cans are bold, bright, and full of personality'.
Penélope Cruz has been announced as the face of John Hardy's spring 2019 Made for Legends campaign, shot by British photographer Josh Olins. The Spanish model follows in the footsteps of Adwoa Aboah and Julianne Moore, and the jewellery brand posted on Instagram 'We welcome @penelopecruzoficial to the tribe of legendary women and men united by a shared belief in the power of community, the values of sustainability and the commitment to building a better future for all'.
Snoop Dogg has joined forces with global payment provider and bank Klarna, becoming a minor shareholder and the face of a new campaign, Get Smoooth. The US rapper commented 'I’ve been looking for an opportunity to expand my tech investment portfolio to Europe and seeing the way Klarna operates and how they challenge the status quo, I think it’s a match made in heaven. I’m very excited about this partnership'.
Brazilian model Gisele Bündchen is the face of Missoni's spring/summer 2019 campaign, shot by photographer Harley Weir. The Italian fashion house shared images from the campaign on Instagram, captioned 'Dunes and craters, painted by the reflections of stars which frame our protagonist: top model Gisele Bündchen @gisele, historic testimonial for #Missoni'.
Love Island 2018 star Kaz Crossley has been announced as ambassador for KISS Products, following in the footsteps of previous brand ambassadors Pixie Lott, Billie Faiers and Leona Lewis. Crossley stars in a new ad campaign to showcase the new range of KISS lash and nail products, and commented 'KISS lashes are perfect; with such a big range, there’s something to match every makeup look. I’ve recently tried their nail products, which have been a game changer for me... I look forward to telling you all about my favourite styles in 2019'.
American rapper and TV personality Danielle Bregoli (aka Bhad Bhabie) has been unveiled as the new face of CopyCat Beauty, a US brand offering affordable dupes for high-end makeup products. Bregoli, who first gained attention when she appeared on Dr Phil and her 'cash me outside' phrase went viral, and has since been nominated for a Billboard Music Award for top female rap artist, commented 'I’m excited to work with CopyCatBeauty.com. When I was sent the product to try, I started using it all the time, so working with them just makes sense'.
US rapper 2 Chainz has partnered with Versace, co-designing a limited edition pair of Chain Reaction trainers and a men’s capsule collection. The shoes will launch at an Atlanta pop-up shop during the Superbowl weekend, February 1-3, before becoming available globally on February 8, and the Italian fashion house posted on social media '@2chainz joins the #VersaceChainReaction family pack... Stay tuned for more information'.
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