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maleficent poster angelina jolie Angelina Jolie in New Maleficent Poster Photographed by Mert & Marcus

Actress Angelina Jolie takes on the titular role as Maleficent in the upcoming Disney film with the same name. Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, who are well known for their fashion images featuring Kate Moss and other top models, photographed the posters and promotional images for the motion picture which will also have a MAC collaboration coming this spring. See more images of Angelina in character below. “Maleficient” hits theaters on May 30th.

kate moss instagram Mert & Marcus on the Kate Moss Playboy Shoot, Versace Campaign

Kate Moss holding her famous Playboy cover shot by Mert & Marcus / courtesy of Instagram

Recently, fashion photography duo Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott chatted to about their much buzzed about Playboy cover shoot with Kate Moss along with more of their famous works such as the spring Givenchy and Versace campaigns. We selected some choice quotes from the interview below, but you can check out the full feature on Style.

On what makes Kate’s Playboy shoot different than the magazine’s other spread:
Marcus Piggott: “She’s dressed more than the girls in most Playboy editorials. It was a bit of a striptease. We wanted to leave a little bit to the imagination, and we wanted the reader to get excited imagining what’s underneath. But there are a lot of crazy pictures that you haven’t seen…”

kate moss playboy cover Kate Moss Cover for Playboys 60th Anniversary Issue is Here

Kate Moss on Cover of Playboy’s 60th Anniversary Issue / Photo by Mert & Marcus

Moss for Playboy – Following up a preview last month, Kate Moss’ 60th Anniversary cover for Playboy has finally been released courtesy of E Online. The British supermodel poses for renowned fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott in the sultry image where she takes on the iconic bunny outfit. Compare to Kate’s recent Interview cover also shot by Mert & Marcus. See more previews of the shoot below.

roberto cavalli fall 2004 ads2 Throwback Thursday | Angela Lindvall for Roberto Cavalli Fall 2004 Campaign

Throwback Cavalli – This Thursday we’re doing a fashion flashback to Roberto Cavalli’s fall 2004 advertisements. The campaign starred American model Angela Lindvall photographed by Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott with Cavalli’s signature slinky silhouettes and luxe prints on full display in the photographs. Today, the Italian brand’s most recent ads for fall 2013 goes multi-girl with top models Liu Wen, Liya Kebede and Iselin Steiro.

gucci resort 2014 1 Andreea Diaconu Fronts Gucci Resort 2014 Campaign by Mert & Marcus

Sunrise, Sunset – The resort 2014 campaign from Gucci evokes a leisurely glamour with these advertisements starring Andreea Diaconu. The Romanian model has appeared in an online campaign called “Bamboo Confidential” for the Italian fashion house previously. Inspired by the colors of dusk, the resort images were photographed by Mert & Marcus and feature Andreea posing alongside male model Adrien Sahores.

kate moss playboy 800x439 Bunny Kate! First Look at Kate Moss for Playboy by Mert & Marcus

Preview of Kate Moss’ 60th Anniversary shoot for Playboy by Mert & Marcus / Image Courtesy of Twitter

Kate for Playboy – Earlier this year the news was revealed that supermodel Kate Moss would star as the cover girl of Playboy’s 60th anniversary issue. Now the men’s magazine has taken to Twitter to reveal a first look at the shoot photographed by famed fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, who also shot the British beauty for the fall Versace campaign. In the shot, Kate poses seductively in the iconic Playboy bunny outfit complete with ears and a fluffy tail.

vogue mert marcus sasha cover 800x1053 Sasha Pivovarova Gets Punk for Vogue Russia September 2013 Cover

Think PunkSasha Pivovarova lands her third Vogue cover of the year with the September 2013 issue of Vogue Russia. This is the magazine’s fifteenth anniversary and accordingly they got one of the industry’s most well-known photography duos, Mert & Marcus, to shoot the cover. Sasha channels her inner punk in a plaid look from the fall collection of Versace. The new issue of Vogue hits stores on August 22nd in Russia.

cara w magazine cover Cara Delevingne Lands W Magazines September 2013 Cover

Image: W Magazine/Mert & Marcus

Cara on TopCara Delevingne’s star continues to rise as she appears on the September 2013 edition of W Magazine. The American glossy dubs the British model a “style rebel” in its new issue. On the cover Cara wears a Marc Jacobs top and skirt photographed by Mert & Marcus. “I want to make music, I want to act, I want to sing,” Cara tells the magazine about her aspirations.

saskia vogue france cover Saskia de Brauw Gets Grunge in Saint Laurent for Vogue Paris September 2013 Cover

Grunge Beauty – Gracing her second Vogue Paris cover, Saskia de Brauw channels her inner grunge chick with the magazine’s September 2013 edition. The Dutch model wears what else but a total Saint Laurent look, complete with combat boots and a bikini top. Mert & Marcus photographed Saskia for the new issue which hits stores in France on August 22nd.

emilio pucci fw ads1 Doutzen Kroes Lands Emilio Pucci Fall 2013 Campaign by Mert & Marcus

Pucci by NightEmilio Pucci enlists Dutch beauty Doutzen Kroes for its fall 2013 advertisements shot by Mert & Marcus. Snapped at night, the Victoria’s Secret stunner models the brand’s signature prints as well as thigh high boots in the seductive images. The new season’s bags and fur pieces are on full display for the autumn campaign.