You Didn’t Know This About Karl Lagerfeld

Psst - Andy Warhol is involved


He’s a world-renowned designer, photographer, curator and every celebrities’ best friend. But there’s another role that few people know belong on Lagerfeld’s resume: Actor. 

Yep - young Lagerfeld actually played an aristocratic German in an underground ’70s film titled L’Amour, co-written by Andy Warhol and Paul Morrissey.

Better known as Andy Warhol’s L’Amour, the film follows two American hippies - played by Donna Jordan and Jane Forth - through Paris in their search of love, sex and rich husbands. (Nothing much has changed, eh?)

“It was the most childish movie-making ever,” the typically brazen Lagerfeld said of the work in an interview with T: The New York Times Style Magazine

The question is, is Lagerfeld as good an actor as he is a designer? Judge for yourselves with this short snippet from the film.

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