Renowned actress, Angela Bassett, made a striking appearance at the launch event for the new Pirelli calendar. Dressed in a gemstone-embroidered sleeveless red outfit, Bassett captured the attention of attendees and media with her elegance and style. The Pirelli calendar, an exclusive and highly anticipated annual publication, features celebrities and models in artistic photography.
Pirelli's 2024 Calendar: A Celebration of Black Excellence
The 2024 Pirelli calendar features an all-star cast, including Angela Bassett, supermodel Naomi Campbell, actors/musicians Idris Elba, Tiwa Savage, and Teyana Taylor, among others. This year's theme, 'Timeless', was captured by acclaimed Ghanaian visual artist, Prince Gyasi. The calendar, unveiled in a red carpet event in London on November 30, 2023, is a celebration of black excellence from the worlds of fashion, film, art, and sport.
Angela Bassett: A Timeless Icon
Angela Bassett, dazzling in a gemstone-embroidered sleeveless dress paired with a sparkling choker necklace, expressed her thrill to be involved in the calendar. Her radiant look at the Pirelli calendar launch testifies to her enduring charm and the impact she continues to make on the red carpet. Bassett's presence at the event underscores her status as a fashion icon and her ongoing relevance in the entertainment industry.
The Legacy of the Pirelli Calendar
First published in 1964, the Pirelli Calendar has become a symbol of artistic photography. Each year, it features people who have inspired artists across various fields. Last year's edition included top models like Ashley Graham, Bella Hadid, Adwoa Aboah, and Precious Lee. The 2024 edition extends this legacy, with the inclusion of individuals from multiple sectors who embody the theme of 'Timeless'.