Norman Reedus Makes His Paris Trend Week Debut


Again in October, Norman Reedus wore a beautiful velvet swimsuit to the New York Metropolis Ballet, marking one of many few instances in latest reminiscence we’ve seen the Strolling Lifeless star look as cool with out being coated in prop blood.

On Thursday, Reedus continued his cleans-up-nice journey on the runway at Paris Trend Week, the place the erstwhile fictional zombie slayer modeled two seems to be from legendary Japanese designer Yohji Yamamoto’s newest menswear assortment: The primary was a romantic layered ensemble that includes khaki waistcoat with tactile pockets and cascading ribbons, a chambray overshirt, and swishy plum-hued trousers, adopted by a black overcoat set with tufted phrases like “Can’t Exit With out Every Different” embroidered on the torso and “Entertaining Folks” wrapped across the knee. German director Wim Wenders, a longtime Yamamoto collaborator, additionally walked within the present; one in all his seems to be included a full ankle-length skirt together with his personal title printed on it.

Norman Reedus walks the runway throughout Yohji Yamamoto’s fall 2024 menswear present.

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(In distinction with the lived-in, “outdated bohemian” temper of Yamamoto’s garments, the present’s soundtrack was surprisingly up to date—tracks included Radiohead’s “Creep,” Dua Lipa’s “Levitating,” and Taylor Swift’s “Lover.”)

Regardless of his compelling cheekbones, this seems to be Reedus’s runway debut. He as soon as posed for a Prada print advert again in 1997, which he later credited with placing him on the map as an actor: “I had accomplished a number of movies, simply I feel extra folks noticed the Prada marketing campaign than these movies,” he informed discuss present host Kelly Ripa in 2016. His son with mannequin Helena Christensen, 24-year-old Mingus Reedus, has additionally solid a runway profession.

Elsewhere in Paris on Thursday, Reedus’s spouse Diane Kruger loved a jaunt down the runway at Alexandre Mattiussi’s Ami, the French label that additionally occurs to be answerable for a semi-viral polo sweater worn by actor Jacob Elordi in a latest Saturday Evening Dwell promo spot. “By no means felt shorter in my life,” the five-foot-seven actress joked about her catwalk second, which might be not a sentiment six-foot-five Elordi would expertise, have been he to stroll in a style present.