Los Angeles – Want to look stunning at the prestigious Oscar caliber, the famous celebrity would be happy if there are designers of the world who would lend his work to be used. But Meryl Streep just put the price for the designer who wants her work to be used by the legendary atkris.
At least according to the recognition of Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel’s creative director. Karl disclosed, Meryl canceled wear Chanel dress design for the Oscars this year because the Chanel did not want to pay.
“(But) I’ve made a sketch, and we have already started to make it,” said Karl told Women’s Wear Daily. Meryl interested in wearing a gray dress made of silk embroidered Chanel couture collection. But with the record, the collar must be lifted on demand Meryl.
In the middle of the manufacturing process, a German designer got a call from a team of Meryl. “Do not go making. We’ve found others who want to pay us,” said Karl mimicking the words of the person.
Chanel said Karl has a policy of not paying celebrities to wear the dress, the actress any sekondang. “After we made him dress worth USD 1 billion more, it turns out we have to pay as well. We only give, but do not pay,” said the 83-year-old.
Nevertheless, Karl still invited Meryl to keep the dress because of its size is very fit body. But resentment is certainly still lived in his mind. “The actress of genius, but cheap, is not it?” Karl said sarcastically.
Responding to the statement of Karl, Meryl representative told Reporters Hollywood, it is slander. Oscar-winning actress is said to never charge the designer because it does not correspond to his ethics.
As a best actress nominee for her role in the film ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’, Meryl will certainly attend the event The 89th Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre, Hollywood, California, USA, on Sunday (26/02/2017). It has been nominated 20 times, Meryl broke the record as the actress with the acquisition Oscar nominations.