Topic: Ed Westwick

Gallery: Uncle Terry Ruins Philipp Plein Campaign By Putting Himself In Every Picture

Gallery: Uncle Terry Ruins Philipp Plein Campaign By Putting Himself In Every Picture

A new ad campaign from Philipp Plein features the extremely sexy Ed Westwick (he’s Chuck Bass!) in all sorts of titillating poses with model Sabrina Nait. Why, it’s almost like by buying these clothes, people are not merely purchasing a ridiculously overpriced version of normal clothes, but an aspirational vision of youth and beauty that’s been subconsciously planted in their…wait, never mind. Terry Richardson is there. It’s all fake, and everything’s fucked, and you should probably just buy regular priced clothes.

At least, that’s what this very effective ad campaign says to me! More »

Gallery: Before They Were Famous, They Were Roommates

Gallery: Before They Were Famous, They Were Roommates

This was a surprise to me too — famous people are not born famous. In fact, many of them have to live in shitty conditions, with multiple roommates who are also not famous, and eat rice and beans and sleep two to a bedroom before they suddenly become wealthier than anyone else in the world and can afford ridiculous Malibu mansions.

Sometimes, though, the celebrity gods join forces and decide that two not-yet-celebrities will both be homeless, then meet and live together, creating a future-celebrity vortex that the rest of us will never be able to penetrate. Here are a few of these unlikely pairings: More »