Omega have released a new photoshoot with Bond girl
Marlohe to mark her becoming a brand ambassador for
Bérénice Marlohe Omega Photos
30th November 2012
Bond girl Bérénice Marlohe, who
plays Severine in the latest 007 adventure "Skyfall", has been
named by Omega as their new brand ambassador for 2013. To mark
the announcement, the French actress took part in a new photoshoot
for a campaign titled 'One night in Shanghai' at the Swatch Art
Peace Hotel in Shanghai. She was photographed by Bruno Dayan.
It sounds like you went above and beyond to
become the latest Bond Girl.
As soon as I was given a fixed date
for my audition, I studied for the role day and night. I watched
every Bond film—although
I had seen most of them growing up anyway. I paid attention to
all the previous Bond Girls, trying to learn from them, but I
made sure my character would have her own particular identity.
Did you have a particular strategy when you went in for your
I tried to hide my feminine side. I was inspired by
Marlon Brando, who has always been my idol in terms of his acting
presence. I wore a black dress—very simple—and I
tried to be like Brando, with his sullen expressions and the
feline way he carries himself. I knew the other actresses would
focus more on their seductive sides, so I wanted to surprise
the director by showing a more masculine side.