Jamie Lee Curtis caused mixed reactions with a Tom Ford dress worn in an issue of British Vogue.
In the February issue of the fashion bible, the 64-year-old star presented a bold, flared dress by American designer Ford. Revealing parts of her body in sheer fabric, the gown showcased Curtis’s refined silhouette – a fact that many social media users celebrated.
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Many fans were quick to praise the actor after Vogue posted the photo on their Instagram page, with one person writing: “Always gorgeous!”
“It looks amazing,” added another. “A beautiful, strong woman who still has a great body and is obviously proud of it. Good for her. You can look fantastic at any age.”
“JLC has always been the absolute queen,” wrote a third.
“What a dress, what a woman,” commented a fourth person.
But not all the comments were so supportive, with some Instagram users taking aim at Curtis’s choice of dress and age.
“Of all the dresses they could have put her in,” wrote one user. “Talented, gorgeous woman… hideous dress!” commented another.
“Dress [is] not flattering at all,” added another. “Why is she dressed like this when she could make the most of what she is in a more sophisticated way. Excuse me. Big mistake.”
“Not flattering at all,” commented a fourth person.
The 64-year-old actor was featured in British Vogue’s annual Hollywood Portfolio, which aims to celebrate 31 actors at the top of their game ahead of the 2023 awards season. Curtis was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for All, Everywhere, All at this year’s Golden Globes – and similar odds of honorable mentions are expected this season of awards.
In the issue, which hits newsstands on January 24, Curtis said the advice she would give her younger self is go fast – you’ll be shocked at how fast it all happens. Try to be in the present moment.”
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The Curtis dress is reminiscent of the cut-out dress Jennifer Lopez wore to the premiere of her Netflix special, Halftime, last year – which was also designed by Tom Ford.
Other celebrities featured in British Vogue’s annual Hollywood Portfolio include Paul Mescal of Normal People, Michelle Yeoh of Curtis’ Everything Everywhere All At Once and Kate Hudson.
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The issue also stars Cate Blanchett, Viola Davis, Eddie Redmayne, Michelle Williams and Emma Corrin of The Crown.
The February issue of British Vogue is available on newsstands and for digital download from Tuesday 24 January.
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