October 3rd, 2007
MICHAEL JACKSON ON COVER OF ITALIAN VOGUE
Michael Jackson poses for L’Uomo Vogue Magazine!
To coincide with the 25th anniversary of “Thriller”, Michael Jackson posed for L’Uomo Vogue’s October 2007 issue.
Michael was offered 300 looks from 62 designers around the world and in the photos; he wears an assortment of Roberto Cavalli, Dior Homme, Prada, Burberry and more. In addition, Michael was offered $2 million of diamond jewellery for the shoot.
The shoot took place over 12 hours on September 15th, 2007. Michael was photographed by Bruce Weber while the music from Michael’s “Thriller” album played. The shoot featured in a 20 page spread in L’Uomo Vogue, which hit newsstands in Italy on October 3rd.
Michael was not interviewed, but the cover feature was accompanied by a story of the shoot’s events and a dedication from Bruce Weber. The photos that made the spread are a combination of art and fashion shots in black and white.