Michael Jackson’s red jacket and a table with pictures of the Beatles were the most coveted pieces of a motley auction held in Buenos Aires.
The red jacket was signed by the King of Pop. The Beatles’ pictures on the other hand, was autographed by the artists. This became the stars of the auction this week. The pieces were sold for 25,000 Argentine pesos, and 73,400 pesos respectively.
The auction of memorabilias, collectibles and several photographs, managed to sell about 70% of the lots and “met expectations”, explained Carlos Rocca, coordinator of City Bank appraisers, the entity responsible for the organization.
Among the favorites of buyers also include a guitar signed by Eric Clapton, which quadrupled the price of output to 20,000 pesos.
The Cannes Film Festival nerver fails to give us many surprises in terms of the stars’ looks. An example of this is Nicole Kidman who turned heads and caught the cameras’ lenses on the red carpet.
Kidman stunned the audience of the with a ’30s-inspired outfit signed by Ralph Lauren. During the press conference, she wore a piece by Christian Dior from the Couture Spring 2012 collection. To finish the look, Kidman slipped on a pair of open toed Manolo Blahnik, and soft wavey hair.
The red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival continues to shine with movie stars, supermodels and celebrities. This time, it’s Irina Shayk’s turn to be under the spotlight. Irina was recently presented as the new face of the De Grisogono jewels. The sexy model wore a dress by Roberto Cavalli in fiery red, with a generous neckline and a dizzying gap. Her hairstyle and Chanel shoes completed the look.
For her ohter outfit, the Russian beauty also had the perfect day look, wearing a minidress with piallette applied, high tail and sandals with a nude-effect.
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Numerous media and news websites on French cinema, emphasized the sensuality of Salma Hayek on her appearance at the Cannes Film Festival. The word “sexy” best describes Salma Hayek at the festival, where she was with her husband and French billionaire, Francois-Henri Pinault.
Hayek wore a dress Gucci signature dress that flattered her curves. Mexican pump subdued, wrapped in a bright dress sublime,” said Premiere. The main local newspaper in the region of the Costa Azul, said that the Mexican actress was “more sensual than ever” and “caused a sensation”. The Exclusifpeople site said that Hayek was “a sexy latina bomb on the red carpet”.
At the start the second day of the Cannes Film Festival , the photographers have fallen to Marion Cotillard, star of the French film “Et De Rouille D’Os”, who was accompanied by director Jacques Audiard and actor, Matthias Schoenaertsvestita.
The French actress wears a pink knee chiffon dress from Christian Dior, that is very delicate and perfect for a day look.
To give accent to the dress, it was accompanied with a golden belt and a pair of lemon yellow shoes by Versus. A color combination of bold but highly successful, giving a fresh feel to the nuances of light.
Marion Cotillard’s makeup was in shades of pink, with a low side tail hairstyle, which gives a less dramatic effect and a casual outfit that would otherwise seem too bon ton.
Eva Longoria came to the royal red carpet of Cannes, wearing a Marchesa gown with a tulle and a long tail; while Jessica Chastain took a pink design from Alexander McQueen. Eva Herzigova also wore a pink dress by Dolce & Gabbana. Lana Del Rey attended in a black strapless dress by Alberta Ferretti.
Actress, Diane Kruger must have arrived in France with a bulky luggage. On Wednesday, the first day of the Cannes Film Festival, Kruger, a member of the jury, showed two different dresses. For her photo session, Kruger wore a burgundy dress with bold lines from Versace Versus. During evening, for the the premiere of “Monrise Kingdom”, she wore a silk gown by Giambattista Valli aqua.
“That girl knows how to dress perfectly,” said designer, Rachel Roy, who follow the fashions in Cannes from New York. From Kruger’s dress that night, Roy said that, “The transparency and draping is reminiscent of Jacqueline Kennedy, but modern. Pure elegance.”
Some of the men showed more of the relaxed atmosphere at the spa: Bill Murray wore a plaid jacket and Ewan McGregor combined his blue cotton dress by Marni shoes and a tie with white stars.
PepsiCo Inc. said Monday that they will partner with Twitter, to broadcast a live video of an online concert for Pepsi’s followers in the social network site.
The agreement is part of the new global advertising campaign which also includes a Pepsi TV commercial with singer, Nicki Minaj. The company, based in Purchase, New York, has not reported the musicians who will be presented in the Twitter concerts this summer. Pepsi also did not disclose the terms of the agreement with Twitter.
Pepsi seeks to revive the cola wars with Coca-Cola and go up to an additional $600 million on advertising this year.
Pepsi is not the only one to use music to reach the youth market. Earlier in April, Coca-Cola announced a partnership with online music provider Spotify, and companies will disclose the details of their campaign later this year. Coke and Pepsi have a long history of using music to connect with young consumers. For years, Pepsi has presented musicians including Michael Jackson, Ray Charles, MC Hammer, Britney Spears and Beyonce.
Demi Moore, who after her breakup with Ashton Kutcher, fell into depression and looked extremely thin. She reappeared on the red carpet in honor of the TV show, “The conversation”.
The actress, who had been in rehab after her separation with Kutcher, attended an event in Beverly Hills, organized by her friend and photographer, Amanda de Cadenet. After several months of being away from public view, the “Striptease” star posed for the cameras despite his slender frame.
Demi looked smiling and relaxed, according to photos released in the “Daily Mail”. Also, after four months without contact with her followers, she again wrote on her Twitter account and shared a photo. “It’s time for a change, I’ll change my Twitter name … any suggestions?”
This was published last Tuesday, since she is under the alias “mrskutcher” on her Twitter account.
Actress Jessica Alba changed her sense of fashion since her return from Paris Fashion Week. It now seeks to look as “fashion” as possible! This was demonstrated in the Montgomery Technology Conference 2012 event—which behaved in a rather charming—which enhanced her beauty.
A black sack three quarters sleeves, print blouse, leather miniskirt, and a Petrine sexy black stockings, was the super outfit that carried the beautiful 30-year-old actress. A large black bag and red-soled heels complemented her looks.
Before reaching the great event, Jessica put a picture of your outfit in the social network Twitter, which said “I think this outfit is very fashionable for the 2012 Montgomery Technology Conference.”
Felicity Huffman has been honored by the Hollywood cinema, receiving her star on the famous “Walk of Fame”. Huffman plays Lynette Scavo in the series “Desperate Housewives” for eight wonderful years now
She was together with actor and husband, William H. Macy. They loved each other for over fifteen years, have received their star on the same day. They have two daughters, Sophia, 11 and Georgia, 9. The children were present for this big event. Marcia Cross who plays Bree and Vanessa Williams who plays Renee, the newest member of the series, also came to congratulate their friend for this award.
William H. Macy could also rely on other stars of “Shameless”, which he plays a leading role, since Justin Chatwin, Cameron Monaghan, and Shanola Hampton made the trip. Torque is the second in history to receive this award on the same day, the first being Richard Donner and Lauren Shuler Donner in 2008. Accomplices and still in love, the two actors have entertained the crowd and exchanged a few kisses for the cameras.
The Cannes Film Festival this year will be under the sign of Marilyn Monroe. The actress died exactly 50 years ago in 1962. She is the protagonist of this year’s poster, which anticipates the 65th edition of the film festival. This will be taking place May 16 to 27 and will have Nanni Moretti as jury president.
Marilyn Monroe is an icon of glamor of Cannes. “At 50 years after her death, Marilyn is one of the greatest figures in the world of cinema. An icon of immortality. Her grace and power of seduction is still entirely relevant today. ”
A figure so unique, no one had dared to impersonate Monroe on the big screen, until the arrival of Michelle Williams , who was lowered into the well in the movie “My Week With Marilyn”. Williams won the award as Best Actress in the Independent Spirit Awards.