Photographer Peter Lindbergh, left, shows his phone to Nicole Kidman, center, and Uma Thurman during a photocall to unveil the Pirelli 2017 calendar by Peter Lindbergh in Paris, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
PARIS (AP) — Pirelli on Tuesday unveiled the 2017 edition of its famed calendar, which sees photographer Peter Lindbergh move beyond snaps of semi-nude models and set his lens on Hollywood.
The calendar, entitled “Emotional” and launched in Paris, stars 14 Oscar-winning actresses featured in close up in black and white images and in mainly clothed poses.
It’s a dramatic move away from decades of risque shots that made the calendar produced by the Italian tire manufacturer one of the most recognizable in the world.
A roll call of A-listers including Charlotte Rampling, Uma Thurman, Helen Mirren, Nicole Kidman, Lea Seydoux, Alicia Vikander, Kate Winslet, Julianne Moore, Robin Wright, Lupita Nyong’o, Rooney Mara and Jessica Chastain all agreed to …