~ chateau dreams ~

1 Oct

Multihyphenate James Franco discovers yet another talent: Fashion photography. Here, he casts model Agyness Deyn as the original rebel without a cause (with some help from fellow models Natalia Bonifacci and Imogen Poots).

Stretch cotton-blend T-shirt, Calvin Klein Underwear Body, $25, at select Macy’s stores nationwide. Jeans, Ralph Lauren. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935.

Leather jacket, Rebecca Minkoff, $695, visit rebeccaminkoff.com. Stretch cotton-blend T-shirt, Calvin Klein Underwear Body, $25. Jeans, Ralph Lauren. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935. Vintage boots, from Confederacy, L.A., $460.

Stretch cotton-blend T-shirt, Calvin Klein Underwear Body, $25. Jeans, Ralph Lauren. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935. Vintage boots, from Confederacy, L.A., $460.

Stretch cotton-blend T-shirt, Calvin Klein Underwear Body, $25. Jeans, Ralph Lauren. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935. Vintage boots, from Confederacy, L.A., $460.

Leather jacket, Rebecca Minkoff, $695, visit rebeccaminkoff.com. Stretch cotton-blend T-shirt, Calvin Klein Underwear Body, $25. Jeans, Ralph Lauren. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935. Vintage boots, from Confederacy, L.A., $460.

Cotton T-shirt, Proenza Schouler, $220, at Confederacy, L.A.

Cotton T-shirt, Proenza Schouler, $220, at Confederacy, L.A.

Cotton vintage sweatshirt, Kelly Cole, $85.

Wool peacoat, Laura Urbinati, $850, visit shopconfederacy.com. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400.

Silk blouse, Jenni Kayne, $195, at Confederacy, L.A. Cotton capri pants, J.Crew, $80. Leather belt, Rag & Bone, $110. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935.

Silk blouse, Jenni Kayne, $195, at Confederacy, L.A. Cotton capri pants, J.Crew, $80. Leather belt, Rag & Bone, $110. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935.

Silk blouse, Jenni Kayne, $195, at Confederacy, L.A. Cotton capri pants, J.Crew, $80. Leather belt, Rag & Bone, $110. Vintage sunglasses, Oliver Peoples, $400. Alligator-skin watch, March LA.B, $935.

Wool blazer, $1,395, cotton button-down shirt, $195, both, Rag & Bone, at Rag & Bone, NYC. Tie, Dior Homme. Nylon-blend bikini panties, Calvin Klein Underwear, $30 for three.

Wool blazer, $1,395, cotton button-down shirt, $195, both, Rag & Bone. Tie, Dior Homme.

Name: Agyness Deyn Provenance: Manchester, England Now: London and New York City, with chihuahua, Rudy Profession: Supermodel-cum-actress This Issue: Fashion editor (first time!), star of “Chateau Dreams” (page 156). “Shooting in a helicopter was definitely on another level: the creative process, intense fear, and excitement all rolled into one.” Bona Fides: Model of the Year, 2007 British Fashion Awards; opened shows for Jean Paul Gaultier, Burberry, Anna Sui, Giles, etc.; appeared in Clash of the Titans Off Duty: Ran the 2011 London marathon to raise money for Oxfam In Another Life: “I’d do extreme sports.” Upcoming: Cast in Luis Prieto’s remake of the Danish film Pusher

Name: James Franco Provenance: Palo Alto, CA Now: New York City Profession: Actor-cum-artist/director/author/photographer/grad student This Issue: Photographed “Chateau Dreams”, inspired by Rebel Without a Cause. “The myths about it have become almost as important as the facts.” Bona Fides: BA in English, UCLA; MFAs in creative writing, Brooklyn College, Columbia University; MFA in film, NYU; PhD candidate in English, Yale University; Golden Globe award for best actor in James Dean; Independent Spirit Award for best supporting actor in Milk; Oscar nomination for best actor in 127 Hours Upcoming: Director, writer, and star of The Broken Tower, about poet Hart Crane

Photos: James Franco 

via elle.com

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