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Victoria's Secret model to star in new Peter Pan movie

Last updated on: April 28, 2014 18:43 IST

Image: Cara Delevingne
Photographs: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images

Superstar model Cara Delevingne will play a mermaid in the upcoming Peter Pan adaptation to be directed by Joe Wright.

This and more news from the world of showbiz in this latest edition of our glamour round-up.

We start with fashion model Cara Delevingne who has reportedly landed a role as a mermaid in the new Peter Pan movie which has an A-list cast in Amanda Seyfried, Hugh Jackman, Rooney Mara, and Garrett Hedlund. The film will be directed by Joe Wright.

The British beauty, known for her stunning ramp career, made her acting debut with a brief role in Wright's Anna Karenina where she played the role of princess Sorokina.

Cara will also be seen playing Henrietta in 17th century-set romance Tulip Fever, which Dane DeHaan and Alicia Vikander are starring in for director Justin Chadwick, reported Deadline.

The Victoria's Secret model model is appearing next in Kids In Love, London Fields with Amber Heard and Michael Winterbottom's Face of an Angel.


Emma Stone does not see herself as trend setter

Image: Emma Stone
Photographs: Olivia Harris/Reuters

Emma Stone has revealed that she doesn’t consider herself as a trend setter.

The Amazing Spider-Man star told Vogue that she has never given a thought about that but it was fun to get to borrow a dress for a night and dress up for something.

Israeli fashion designer Alber Elbaz, who is regular with the 25-year-old actress, said that he feels Stone as a close cousin rather than a celebrity he had to dress and she was a great date, and that his mother would have been proud.


Miranda Kerr believes in being 'natural' when it comes to beauty

Image: Model Miranda Kerr
Photographs: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

Miranda Kerr has revealed that she depends upon nature when it comes to her beauty.

The 31-year-old supermodel, who is the brand ambassador of Clear Scalp and Hair, does a 'do-it-yourself' body scrub with sea salt and coconut oil, reported.

 And exfoliates her skin as well as washes her hair every second day with organic products, she said.

The mother-of-one who recently released her debut single You’re The Boss, added that she takes out time of her busy schedule to meditate as it’s very important for a healthy for the body, mind, and spirit.


People used to make fun of me in the fashion industry: Beckham

Image: Victoria Beckham
Photographs: Paul Hackett/Reuters

Singer-turned-designer Victoria Beckham says she was a "bit of a laughing stock" in the fashion industry for a long time but it did not affect her determination to succeed.

The 40-year-old designer said it was a struggle to prove herself in the fashion industry after initially rising to prominence for her pop career, reported Daily Mirror.

"For a long time there, I was a bit of a laughing stock. And while everybody was busy laughing, what was I doing? I was laying the foundation to what I have in place now," Beckham said.

"Everybody said, 'Well it's never going to work because a celebrity can't do a line (but because) everyone thought it was going to be rubbish (it took) the pressure off a little bit. I didn't go into this to prove anything to anybody other than myself," she added.

The brunette beauty, who recently celebrated her 40th birthday, said she is not a big fan of the celebrity life and would rather focus on her successful fashion empire.


Hugging tree makes me beautiful: Shailene Woodley

Image: Shaileen Woodley
Photographs: Danny Moloshok/Reuters

Actress Shailene Woodley says hugging trees make her beautiful.

The 22-year-old actress follows an eco-friendly beauty regime and has asked people to indulge in tree-hugging, in order to achieve a naturally radiant glow, reported Contactmusic.

"Walk barefoot in a park. Hug a tree. This always helps me get out of my mind and when I'm out of my mind my natural glow is allowed reveal itself," said the nature lover.

The Divergent actress rarely uses soap and prefers to dry brush as she shuns artificial products in her quest to be green and lead a holistic lifestyle.

"Use soap sparingly. Try a dry brush instead and in moments you're feeling really dirty, use natural, simple ingredient soap. Nothing artificial," Woodley said.


Heidi Klum wants women to workout everyday

Image: Heidi Klum for Victoria's Secret
Photographs: Carlos Barria/Reuters

Supermodel Heidi Klum says she wants women to make workout a part of their daily life.

The 40-year-old model has designed comfortable workout clothes by collaborating with sportswear brand New Balance for a new collection after teaming up with them three years ago, reported Hello magazine.

"As much as I love dressing up in sparkly gowns and attending glamorous events, I also love great active-wear. It's fun working with a company that is also passionate about fitness and fashion," Klum said.

"I really wanted to design a collection of items that women could feel fashionable wearing while working out," she added.


Jennifer Aniston having severe hair fall?

Image: Jennifer Aniston
Photographs: Cover of Elle Magazine

Actress Jennifer Aniston is reportedly undergoing scalp treatments to cure her excessive hair fall.

The 45-year-old 'Friends' star is apparently worried about losing her beautiful blonde locks, reported Showbizspy.

"She's been getting scalp stimulant treatments a few times a week and started taking prenatal vitamins in the hopes they’ll restore her hair growth," a source said.

"Several friends have joked that Jennifer better watch out or she'll end up resembling her now deceased godfather Telly Savalas who was bald most of his adult life!," the source added.

Last year the actress had debuted a bob cut. However, Aniston began to miss her long locks within days of the haircut.


Debra Messing sheds 20 pounds

Image: Debra Messing
Photographs: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Along Came Polly star Debra Messing says she feels great after shedding 20 pounds and attributes it to a healthy lifestyle.

The 45-year-old actress, who split from actor Daniel Zelman in 2012, after 10 years of marriage, said making big changes in her lifestyle has helped her in losing weight, reported Contactmusic.

"About two to three years ago, I made a very, very big change to the way I approach nutrition. I think it made a big difference in how I look or at least how I'm perceived to look," Debra said.

The former Will and Grace star said that though she did not mean to lose so much weight, she is very happy with her figure.

"I lost like 20 pounds. It wasn't my intention, that wasn't why I made the change. I made the change because I was just tired all the time. For a long time, I just accepted that was the plight of a working, single mother. You're juggling everyday," said the actress, who has a 10-year-old son with Zelman.

The actress said she drinks homemade green vegetable juices every morning, which helps her stick to her diet for the rest of the day.


Imogen Thomas flaunts sexy post-baby figure

Image: Imogen Thomas
Photographs: Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images

Imogen Thomas, who has dropped down from dress size 12 to size 10, recently showed off her post baby body.

But the former glamour girl would still be giving up on the lingerie shoots.

According to a UK publication, the 31-year-old mum who’s seen posing in  sexy figure hugging dresses, said that though she enjoyed the magazine shoots, it’s time to hang up the lingerie, the Mirror reported.

Thomas, who gave birth to daughter Ariana with boyfriend Adam Horsley last February, also said that she wasn’t happy with that baby fat on her tummy and hence decided to eat healthy and exercise.


Eva Longoria looks adorable: Olivia Wilde

Image: Olivia Wilde, left, and Eva Longoria

Olivia Wilde says she admires Desperate Housewives star Eva Longoria for her stylish looks and yearns to dress up like the actress.

However, the 30-year-old actress, who is expecting her first child with actor Jason Sudeikis, said it would be difficult for her to carry herself in the high heels which Longoria normally wears, reported E!Online.

"Eva Longoria always looks so put-together and adorable. But I can't imagine walking everywhere in those heels," Wilde said.

"She goes to the Laundromat with them on! I just don't have it in me. My style is never uncomfortable...It's part of my nature to look a little messy," she added.

The actress earlier revealed that she was expecting a baby boy.