This is not the first time Kim Kardashian West has channeled Cleopatra or Elizabeth Taylor!
But Kim's latest photo shoot with Violet Grey refreshingly puts the focus on her face rather than her body, which is a nice change from the usual!
[ Related: FDA Forces Kim To Take Down Pill Endorsement ]
The reality star gets the makeup treatment from famed artist Pat McGrath, who uses a ton of gold foil to make Kimmy look like the iconic Egyptian queen, as portrayed by Taylor in the 1963 film.
"I love Elizabeth. Pat and I have had conversations about how iconic she is, and how iconic Cleopatra is. I would have done anything—I would have trusted Pat's vision no matter what she wanted—but I was really excited that it was the Cleopatra vibe."
And Kanye West is totally her Mark Antony and/or Richard Burton, right, guys???
Check out more pics in the gallery (above)!
[Image via Violet Grey]
This is so cool!
Harper's Bazaar rounded up a bunch of our faves and styled them to look like legendary icons throughout history for the mag's September issue!
As you can see (above), Katy Perry makes a KILLER Elizabeth Taylor!
[ Related: Natalie Portman Covers Harper's Bazaar ]
Then there's Mariah Carey as Marie Antoinette, Dakota Johnson as Aphrodite, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley as former Vogue editor Diana Vreeland, Jessica Chastain as Joan of Arc, Oprah as Glinda the Good Witch, and Willow Smith as Indian goddess Kali.
They're all so good — we're hard-pressed to pick a favorite!
So check out all the pics in the gallery (above)!
[Image via Harper's Bazaar.]
Once a Mean Girl, always a mean girl…
On Monday, Lindsay Lohan decided to pay homage to the late, great Elizabeth Taylor by wearing a t-shirt with one of her quotes, "It's 5 o'clock somewhere," written on the chest.
[ Related: Lindsay Lohan Looks Great In Azzedine Alaia! ]
It's worth noting that the 28-year-old not only considers the legendary screen actress an influence, but she also portrayed her in the TV movie Liz & Dick!
However, when she tried to take a photo of her shirt, she ended up pulling a Karen.
/ Comments Off
After announcing that proceeds from exclusive Kim Kardashian: Hollywood purchases would be benefiting (RED), it only made sense that Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner would be in attendance at The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation's World AIDS Day event in WeHo!
And the duo were dressed to stand out! Guess it probably won't be long before these looks make it into the popular app!
Kimmy rocked a burgundy crop top on Monday, teasing just a hint of her toned midriff, but polished it off with the matching maxi skirt and wrap to complete the set.
[ Related: Kim Kardashian Gets The Photoshop Treatment For Her Elle UK Cover ]
Though with tousled waves and her Givenchy sandals for stylings, she kept the focus on her daring ensem!
Meanwhile, her momager donned a buttoned-up coat with trousers and simple black pumps.
Seems even Kris knows to let Kim shine!
[Image via WENN.]
From an evil queen to a desert queen, Angelina must just enjoy being in charge!
In a recent radio interview Angelina Jolie took a break from promoting Maleficent to confirm that she'd been tapped to star as Cleopatra in an upcoming film based on the life of the famed Egyptian queen.
Though it's unclear precisely when production is slated to begin, the starlet admitted the studio had already locked down a script.
Angelia told BBC Radio 5 Live: