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Lily Cole

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    Birth Date
    May 19, 1988
    Cover girl, Established
    Known for
    Jude Law
    Gemma Ward, Caroline Winberg, Hilary Rhoda, Erin O'Connor, Jade Parfitt, Tasha Tilberg, Rosie Huntington, Yasmin Warsame, Georgia May Jagger
    Model Turned
    Actress (Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll, 2007; St. Trinians, 2007)

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    Lily Cole's Career Highlights

    19 MAY, 1988
    Born in Torquay, England
    Discovered by model scout while walking through Covent Garden in London
    Steven Meisel shoots her for an editorial in Italian Vogue
    SEP 2003
    Debuts at spring Fashion Week opening for Anna Sui in New York
    Appears in Prada ad campaign
    NOV 2004
    Named Model of the Year at the British Fashion Awards
    Appears in Moschino print ads
    JUL 2005
    Appears on the cover of British Vogue
    SEP 2005
    Profiled by World Fashion TV; talks about splitting her time between school and the modeling industry Video»
    DEC 2005
    Makes the Vogue Best-Dressed List
    7 DEC, 2005
    Named one of New York’s Movers and Shakers in Time Out, which also calls her the “face of the future”
    Appears in print ads for Max Studio
    4 MAY, 2006
    Co-hosts the after-dinner dance for the Costume Institute gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with Lily Donaldson and Gemma Ward
    JUL 2006
    Ends spokesmodel gig for De Beers due to eviction of Kalahari bushmen to free up land for diamond mining
    JUL 2006
    Opens the fall Jean Paul Gaultier couture show and closes the fall Christian Lacroix couture show in Paris
    4 JUL, 2006
    Hosts party with fellow model Agyness Deyn at the Hotel Marais to celebrate the opening of Mulberry’s Paris store
    AUG 2006
    Accepted by Cambridge University for Social and Political Sciences
    OCT 2006
    Awarded the Mikdadi Prize for Politics by Latymer Upper School
    7 OCT, 2006
    Stars in Jean Paul Gaultier’s 30th-anniversary show in Paris; Vogue Creative Director Grace Coddington appears on the runway inside of a cage with a velvet curtain draped over it, and seconds later Cole appears holding a cat
    Speaks out for WaterAid’s End Water Poverty campaign Video»
    FEB 2007
    Opens and closes Christian Lacroix fall show
    12 FEB, 2007
    Announces plans to star in a modern version of Alice in Wonderland in the film Phantasmagoria: The Visions of Lewis Carroll, directed by Marilyn Manson
    MAR 2007
    Signs a plaster cast of her torso for an eBay auction to raise money for charity organization Comic Relief
    APR 2007
    Makes the Sunday Times Rich List as the 83rd richest young person in Britain with an estimated net worth of 6 million pounds
    MAY 2007
    Names Christy Turlington as her all-time favorite model in Vogue
    DEC 2007
    Plays Poly, a mischievous pupil, in the film St. Trinnian’s
    OCT 2007
    Opens the spring Akris show in Paris
    DEC 2007
    Appears in British Vogue editorial
    JAN 2008
    Appears in British Vogue editorial, photographed by Arthur Elgort
    JUL 2008
    Dates Jude Law Story»
    Becomes one of the faces of Tiffanys & Co. alongside Hye Park and Shalom Harlow
    SEP 2008
    Appears in i-D editorial, photographed by Pierre Bailey
    OCT 2008
    Featured on the cover of French Playboy, photographed by Xevi Muntané
    MAR 2009
    Appears in editorials for W and i-D
    Paolo Roversi photographs Cole for the fall issue of Pop
    OCT 2009
    Featured on the cover of British Harper's Bazaaar, photographed by Guy Aroch
    NOV 2009
    Featured on the cover of Dazed & Confused, photographed by Martin Hoogland Ivanow
    22 DEC, 2009 features Cole as This Week's Model Story»
    JAN 2010
    Featured on the cover of Canadian Elle, photographed by Rankin
    MAR 2010
    Opens the fall Hermès show in Paris
    MAR 2010
    Appears in Italian Marie Claire editorial, photographed by Francois Rotger
    Featured on the cover of Zoo Magazine, photographed by Philip Gay
    MAY 2010
    Appears in French Elle editorial, photographed by Kayt Jones
    JAN 2012
    Featured on the cover of Russian Vogue, photographed by Anthony Maule