Jean Paul Gaultier Turns Guest Editor of French TV Guide – WWD

April 16, 2017 - fall Denim



GOGGLEBOX: “TV done me who we am,” Jean Paul Gaultier announced in an talk with French TV repository Télécâble Sat Hebdo, that done him guest editor of a latest issue.

It’s timed to coincide with a screening of a documentary “Jean Paul Gaultier Voyage” (“Jean Paul Gaultier Travels” in English) on wire channel Paris Première on Apr 19. Director Emmanuel Le Ber followed a engineer on a outing to Argentina, Mexico and Brazil final year to launch his fragrances in those markets.

Shoving self-centredness aside, Gaultier gleefully defaced his sketch on a cover of a magazine, adding touches like hand-drawn red nails, red lips, blue eyes and front wrinkles, that he pronounced looked like a stripes on his signature soldier tops.

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The cover of a French TV guide. 

In a filmed remove of a interview, Gaultier confessed to being a TV addict. “I infrequently cancel veteran commitments to watch certain things on TV,” he said. “I mostly watch things that are probable to enthuse me.”

Indeed, Gaultier featured French existence radio star Nabilla Benattia, dressed in a va-va-voom black bustier gown, in his tumble 2013 haute couture show, and bearded drag performer Conchita Wurst, leader of a 2014 “Eurovision” strain contest, was a star of his tumble 2014 display.

Meanwhile, a designer’s open 2014 ready-to-wear uncover was an loyalty to “Dancing With a Stars,” with a judging row including famed choreographer Blanca Li, and his swan strain rtw uncover after that year was a travesty beauty pageant.

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Conchita Wurst presents a origination from a collection by Jean Paul Gaultier. 
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In further to appearing on a long-running British late-night party uncover “Eurotrash” alongside Antoine de Caunes, Gaultier has also been a commentator on a “Eurovision” uncover and was boss of a “Miss France” jury in 2015.

The emanate is scheduled to go on sale Apr 10.

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