So Shoot Me
by Rosie Green, UK ELLE, September 2003.
Hundreds extras, millions euros, dogs with their own entourages and
a very early for Liv Tyler. How the making-of tv ad for Givenchy's Very Irresistible
fragrance was no strolling tuileries.
as star of Givenchy Tv ad, Liv has to be in her trailer by 5.30am (
actual arrival time 6.15am). Do we feel sorry for her? Not with her multi-million-dollar
pay cheque for the shoot.
this dog has a stylist, trainer and agent, and he still can't bile on a bone
when the director wants
Posing in the park
Liv is perfect in the role of an Audery Hepburnesque American actress having a ball in Paris
It's a long story
Liv's ankles feel the breeze when she ventures outside her trailer after three hours of hair and make-up
The cat in the hat
Liv's rock'n'roll genes come to the fore
harsh lights mean more maqulliage. Givenchy make-up artist Nicolas Degennes colours Liv beautiful
hired for the shoot. So much more photogenic than the real thing
Liv's big-brimmed number is attached to chicken wire, so an assistant can make it look
like the wind just whipped it off on cue.
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