NICOLE KIDMAN, UMA THURMAN, AND PENELOPE CRUZ STRIPPED DOWN FOR THE 2017 PIRELLI CALENDAR
To do this, he cast veteran A-list actresses rather than supermodels for the shoot, including Nicole Kidman, Uma Thurman, Penelope Cruz, Julianne Moore, Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren, and Charlotte Rampling, and used minimal makeup and retouching techniques. Lindbergh’s concept was to “capture sensitivity and emotion, laying bare the souls of the women in the images, rendering them more naked than a nude.”
It’s a bold idea, but the beautiful black-and-white portraits are a sight to behold. Take an abbreviated look at the 2017 Pirelli calendar in the gallery above.