NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Calvin Klein, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH]
and Calvin Klein Fragrances, a division of Coty Inc. [NYSE:COTY], today
revealed the new worldwide print advertising campaign for ETERNITY
Calvin Klein, featuring actor Jake Gyllenhaal.
Conceived creatively in close collaboration with Gyllenhaal and shot by
acclaimed photographer Willy Vanderperre, the new ETERNITY
Calvin Klein campaign also stars model and advocate Liya Kebede
and four-year-old actress Leila.
Mr. Gyllenhaal, Ms. Kebede and Leila will also be featured in the new ETERNITY
Calvin Klein television campaign, debuting later this month, which
will focus on ETERNITY Calvin Klein’s longstanding ideas of
romance, love, intimacy and commitment. Today, those values continue
with the focus very much on contemporary life.
An Academy Award nominated actor, Mr. Gyllenhaal won the BAFTA for his
role in Brokeback Mountain. In his most recent work, Mr.
Gyllenhaal produced and stars in the film Stronger, which opened
to rave reviews. Based on the memoir of the same name, the film follows
Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman. In 2016, he starred in Tom
Ford’s critically acclaimed film Nocturnal Animals, for which he
earned a BAFTA nomination.
About Calvin Klein, Inc.
CALVIN KLEIN is a global lifestyle brand that exemplifies bold,
progressive ideals and a seductive, and often minimal, aesthetic. We
seek to thrill and inspire our audience while using provocative imagery
and striking designs to ignite the senses.
Founded in 1968 by Calvin Klein and his business partner Barry Schwartz,
we have built our reputation as a leader in American fashion through our
clean aesthetic and innovative designs. Global retail sales of CALVIN
KLEIN brand products exceeded $8 billion in 2016 and were
distributed in [over] 110 countries. CALVIN KLEIN employs over 10,000
associates globally. We were acquired by PVH Corp. in 2003.
About PVH Corp.
With a history going back over 135 years, PVH has excelled at growing
brands and businesses with rich American heritages, becoming one of the
largest apparel companies in the world. We have over 35,000 associates
operating in over 40 countries and over $8 billion in annual
revenues. We own the iconic CALVIN
Heusen, IZOD, ARROW, Speedo*, Warner’s, Olga and True&Co. brands,
and market a variety of goods under these and other nationally and
internationally known owned and licensed brands.
*The Speedo brand is licensed for North America and
the Caribbean in perpetuity from Speedo International, Limited.
About COTY Inc.
Coty is one of the world’s largest beauty companies with approximately
$9 billion in revenue, with a purpose to celebrate and liberate the
diversity of consumers’ beauty. Its strong entrepreneurial heritage has
created an iconic portfolio of leading beauty brands. Coty is the global
leader in fragrance, a strong number two in professional salon
hair color & styling, and number three in color cosmetics. Coty operates
three divisions – Coty Consumer Beauty, which is focused
on color cosmetics, retail hair coloring and styling products, body care
and mass fragrances sold primarily in the mass retail channels with
brands such as Bourjois, Max Factor, Rimmel, Wella, Adidas and Guess;
Coty Luxury, which is focused on prestige fragrances and skincare with
brands such as Gucci, Hugo Boss, Calvin Klein, Chloe, Bottega Veneta and
Alexander McQueen; and Coty Professional Beauty, which is focused on
servicing salon owners and professionals in both hair and nail, with
brands such as Wella Professionals, System Professional, OPI and ghd.
Coty has approximately 20,000 colleagues globally and its products are
sold in over 130 countries. Coty and its brands are committed to a range
of social causes as well as seeking to minimize its impact on the
environment. For additional information about Coty Inc., please visit www.coty.com.
brand handle: @calvinklein
Calvin Klein, Inc.
Alexandra Wagner, 212 292 9794
Peña, 212 292 9223
Director, Corporate Communications
Ariel Dunne, 646-484-3653
Senior Director, Global