Italian actress Elisa Sednaoui is the chosen face for the upcoming women's fragrance by Roberto Cavalli to be launched around Valentine's Day 2012 Coty Prestige, a division of Coty, Inc, announced today. She said,
"Just like for the house of Cavalli, I feel that there is a tiger living inside of me. I am happy and grateful to have the opportunity to be the new muse for the Roberto Cavalli perfume. It is a real honor."...
Roberto Cavalli was impressed by her personality, self-confidence and beauty. He expounded,
"Elisa has self-confidence and she has an incredible personality. There is an animalic side to her; she is enthusiastic and really sexy with an astounding body and hypnotic eyes. She is the woman that all women dream of being, therefore she embodies the authentic Cavalli woman."
The actress and model will be featured in a TV commercial directed by Johan Renck. The print advert was shot by photographer Steven Klein.
In her bio, the brand stresses that Sednaoui was born in Italy and spent the first six years of her life in Egypt. She is the niece of famous photographer Stéphane Sednaoui and the god-daughter of Christian Louboutin.
She played in the French movie "Bus Palladium" directed by Christopher Thompson and will soon be seen in an Italian adaptation of "The Legend of Kaspar Hauser" and in "Love lasts Three Years", an adaptation of Frédéric Beigbeder's bestseller.
Via press release