From a young action hero to a full-fledged glamour woman, Jennifer Lawrence’s captivating on-screen presence has officially transcended Hollywood boundaries, as she lands a stellar high-fashion gig with the illustrious house of Christian Dior. In an announcement made by the luxury label, women’s wear creative director Raf Simons opinion of their new Miss Dior star radiated with sheer awe and admiration.
“Like everyone else, I first discovered Jennifer Lawrence in the roles she played in action movies. I was, of course, struck by her incredible on-screen presence in these blockbuster films, but also impressed by her powerful interpretations of subtler, more rounded characters. Her youth and her classic beauty, but also her force of character and the complexity she’s capable of embodying at such a young age, are, for me, both unique and very moving,” revealed Simons.
Lawrence now joins the star-studded roster of actresses such as Marion Cotillard, Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis, who have all lent their faces for some of the Parisian label’s campaigns. Just as Simons is overwhelmed with admiration, the Winter Bone actress is clearly delighted with this new partnership. “I’m very excited at the idea of working with Dior and wearing Raf Simons’ new creations. His debut ready-to-wear and haute couture have distilled all the glamour of Dior into the modern era,” shares the actress.
Lawrence will appear in Miss Dior’s spring 2013 campaign, which will break in magazines in March 2013.
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