As Variety’s own Owen Gleiberman pointed out, this year’s Cannes Film Festival carried on with business as usual, but that doesn’t mean the red carpet fashions weren’t any less glamorous.
Amber Heard led the floral designs pack with a Valentino gown that gave a glimpse of her rib tattoos at the “Sorry Angel” premiere. At that same event, Lupita Nyong’o showed off a feathery Dior Haute Couture gown. Stella Maxwell dazzled photographers with a shimmering Roberto Cavalli Haute Couture number and layered beaded necklaces. Finally, Josephine Skriver evoked a Cinderella-esque look with a flowing, light lavender-colored Giambattista Valli Haute Couture dress.
Rihanna talked about her role model, Prime Minister of Barbados Mia Mottley, on the purple carpet for her fifth annual Diamond Ball, held at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan. After talking to Variety senior correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister about why she respects Prime Minister Mottley, Rihanna discussed her foundation’s proactive approach to the Hurricane Dorian relief effort. When [...]
When Jonathan Groff went to reprise his role as Kristoff in “Frozen II,” he was a little uncertain of his performance. “I remember the first day of recording like, ‘Do I remember how to do this with my voice?’” Groff told Variety at the D23 Expo. The Tony-nominated actor did, indeed, get his groove back, [...]
Jeff Goldblum, Gina Rodriguez, Daisy Ridley, Sterling K. Brown, Awkwafina, and more shared their favorite Disney princesses while walking the carpet at the studio’s D23 Expo conference last week. While Ariel, Moana, and Rapunzel were all popular responses, Yvette Nicole Brown noted that Princess Tiana will always be the most important princess to her. “As [...]
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is definitely taking home the gold on Emmy night, according to Variety’s TV awards senior editor Michael Schneider. “It’s a lock,” Schneider said. “Not only is she a sentimental favorite, what she went through with her health–taking a year off–[but her role] will go down as one of the biggest roles in TV […]
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