For the Pirelli-2018 calendar, only black models were shot.
The Pirelli calendar showed some of the photos for 2018. 18 men and women from the world of fashion, cinema, music and political activism took part in the shooting, all of which are black people. The theme of the 45th edition of the calendar was the world of the book “Alice's Adventures in Wonderland”.
Shooting with British photographer Tim Walker (Tim Walker) took place in May 2017 in London. Costumes picked up the chief editor of the British Vogue Edward Enninful (Edward Enninful).
Whoopi Goldberg and Tando Hopa - Duchess and Princess of Hearts.
This is the second “black” edition in the history of Pirelli: back in 1987, the British photographer Terence Donovan collected only black models, and then Naomi Campbell was also among them. In 2017, the British supermodel and actress took off for the calendar for the fourth time.
Roux Paul and Jimon Khonsu - Queen and King of Hearts.
Other shooting heroes: Australian model Adut Akechi, model and feminist Advoa Aboa, German-Senegalese model Alpha Dia, actor and activist, Djimon Hounsou, Sudanese-Australian model Dhaka He Gambian feminist activist Caha Dukure, British model King Owusu, American rapper Lil Yahti , Mexican-Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong'o, American actor, TV host, composer and writer Ru Paul, American actress Sasha Lane, American rapper Sean Diddy Combs (Pi Diddi), American model Slick Woods, South African model- albino and lawyer Tando Hopa, American actress, comedian, screenwriter and TV presenter Whoopi Goldberg, model Wilson Oriem, as well as stylist, designer and singer Zoya Bedo.
P. Diddy and Naomi Campbell are the royal executioners.
Naomi Campbell says that while working with Sean Combs, she laughed all the time. She liked the role of the executioner: “Whatever they want from me, I did it. I think being a hangman is fun: “Down with her head! Down! "I love to command: do not do what I want - I will cut off my head!"
Alice - Dacia Toth.
The biggest surprise for Tim Walker was Dacie Theto, who had just started a modeling career, but had already achieved great success.According to the girl, shooting for the Pirelli calendar was her dream: "I thought I could do it only after five or six years."