Gigi Hadid has had her justifiable share of Fashion Week face-offs with strangers (see: her no mess response to being jumped by Vitalii Sediuk as a ‘joke’ at Milan Fashion Week final yr) and yesterday’s Chanel runway show was no exception.
During style week, all of the motion centres round the new collections heading down the catwalk, however Paris Fashion Week noticed a distinct type of drama on the runway yesterday at the Chanel Show.
But what happened to Gigi Hadid while strolling the Chanel runway and why is the statuesque American mannequin making headlines right this moment?
Here’s what you want to know…
What happened to Gigi Hadid at the Chanel show?
Gigi Hadid was strolling the runway in the Chanel Spring-Summer 2020 show in Paris on Tuesday when her route down the catwalk was blocked by a member of the viewers.
Gigi, proving she is completely not right here to be messed with, promptly blocked the path of the prankster earlier than firmly escorting her off the stage.
The 24-year-old Californian native appeared stony confronted as she marched the girl, who was clad head to toe in Chanel as a part of her prank, off the catwalk at Grand Palais.
Who is Marie Benoliel?
The Youtube prankster who climbed onto the Chanel runway was Marie Benoliel – or Marie S’Infiltre as she’s recognized on-line.
The YouTube star has over 227,000 subscribers on her channel and over 214,000 followers on Instagram.
After her prank at the Chanel show went viral, she shared a number of photographs and clips of her profitable ‘infiltration’ of the well-known style show saying that for her newest prank she wished to: ‘aim for the impossible’ and blag her means into the show with a ‘funny’ prank to interrupt an occasion the place she thinks everybody takes themselves ‘very seriously’.
The 28-year-old French comedienne is no stranger to crashing occasions she hasn’t been invited to. In 2017, she crept into the marketing campaign rally for right-wing candidate Marine Le Pen and simply final week she clambered on stage at the Etam show in sparkly scorching pants and strutted her stuff alongside the fashions on the catwalk.
She revels in satirising the French bourgeoisie and is at present performing in a one girl show in a studio on the Champs Elysees in Paris.
With 4 reveals per week to promote out, we are able to think about the performer is most likely fairly pleased with the publicity she’s generated for herself round the world this week.