Below is preview of Emma wearing Diane von Furstenberg’s wrap dress! Read below about the project and check out video here, plus photoshoot below!
You heard it here first! Emma Roberts will be the next star to document the stylish journey of her Diane von Furstenberg wrap dress, and InStyle.com has a sneak peek at her campaign. The brand is partnering with the actress as part of von Furstenberg’s Global Influencer Program Journey of a Dress, which celebrates the 40th anniversary of the label’s iconic wrap dress that debuted in 1974.
“I first met Diane a year ago, where I got to be her guest at the Met Ball,” Roberts says. “I just remember being so excited to meet her because she’s such a fashion icon.”
The star is no newbie to von Furstenberg’s creations, having been a fan for years. “My first wrap dress I got as a teenager, and I remember wanting it so bad. I just fell in love with it,” she states. “My favorite thing about the wrap dress is just how timeless it is. It just never goes out of style.”
In February, the designer launched the digital campaign that follows her wrap dress around the world. The project, which kicked off with Coco Rocha, features a series of stylish influencers taking their von Furstenberg New Jeanne Two wrap dress in classic black-and-white chain link ($345; dvf.com) on a global tour. Roberts will document the journey of her wrap dress via social media throughout the summer beginning later this month. Interested to see where Roberts takes her famous wrap? You can follow the #journeyofadress project on dvf.com.
Zachary Quinto and Emma Roberts will be joining James Franco in the drama “Michael,” about an anti-gay pastor who was once gay himself, Variety has learned.
Quinto will play the former boyfriend of Franco’s character. Roberts is set to reteam with her “Palo Alto” co-star as his girlfriend. Chris Zylka (“The Leftovers”) is also attached to the film as another past love interest.
The script for “Michael” is based on “My Ex-Gay Friend,” a New York Times Magazine article by Benoit Denizet-Lewis (author of “Travels with Casey”) about Michael Glatze, a Christian minister from Wyoming who was so entrenched in gay culture before rejected his homosexuality, he founded a gay youth magazine. Justin Kelly will direct. Gus van Sant is the executive producer, along with producers James Franco, Vince Jolivette, Michael Mendelsohn, Ron Singer and Scott Reeve.
“This isn’t just a story about an ‘ex-gay,’” Kelly said. “It’s actually a very relatable story about the power of belief and the desire to belong.”
Added Denizet-Lewis: “I’m excited that everyone involved in this project is intent on telling a story that captures the full breadth of Michael’s unusual life, from the inspiring gay leader I knew when I was young to the Christian pastor he is today.”
UPDATED: FX confirms that the teaser is fan made. No teasers from “Freak Show” have been released.
If you’re a fan of the “American Horror Story” series, you’re no doubt well aware of the bizarre teaser videos FX puts together for each season; and the marketing campaign for this year’s “Freak Show” is now under way with the release of “Fallen Angel.”
“American Horror Story: Freak Show” begins in October. But first “AHS: Coven” is heading to the San Diego Comic-Con on July 26th, where the powers-that-be are sure to drop a few more clues about what we’ll find in the “Freak Show” so stay tuned!
Jessica Lange, Denis O’Hare, Emma Roberts, Gabourey Sidibe, Jamie Brewer, Evan Peters, Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Angela Bassett, Frances Conroy, and Michael Chiklis star in “AHS: Freak Show.” Guest stars include Wes Bentley, who’ll appear in the Halloween episode.
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Check out more outtakes from Emma’s Remix Summer 2014 cover issue below!
The cast of American Horror Story is finally coming to Comic-Con after three seasons on the air. The FX show has skipped the fanboy confab in previous summers partly due to its production schedule, however, the Coven and Freak Show cast will be heading to San Diego including Emma Roberts, Angela Bassett, Kathy Bates, Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, new addition Michael Chiklis and exec producer Tim Minear. The panel, which is scheduled for Saturday, July 26 from 7-8 PM in Room 6DE will provide a look back at Coven as well as exclusive secrets from the set of the upcoming Freak Show.