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Kendall Jenner reportedly being eyed for next 'Fifty Shades' film

Kendall Jenner reportedly being eyed for next 'Fifty Shades' film

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 4 (UPI) --Television personality turned model Kendall Jenner has been approached about a minor role in the sequel for "Fifty Shades of Grey."
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Kendall Jenner drops last name to go by 'Kendall'

Kendall Jenner drops last name to go by 'Kendall'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2 (UPI) --Kendall Jenner dropped her last name, and will go by "Kendall" professionally.
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Kendall Jenner reportedly advised to leave 'Keeping Us With The Kardashians'

Kendall Jenner reportedly advised to leave 'Keeping Us With The Kardashians'

LOS ANGELES, July 21 (UPI) --Kendall Jenner has been advised to leave her family's reality show, given that her role in the series could have a negative effect on her modeling career.
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Kendall Jenner shares photo in leather lingerie from Love magazine spread

Kendall Jenner shares photo in leather lingerie from Love magazine spread

LONDON, July 15 (UPI) --Rising modeling star Kendall Jenner shared a sultry photo from an upcoming spread with Love magazine on her Instagram account Monday.
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Controversial child model Thylane Blondeau reappears for Jalouse cover

Controversial child model Thylane Blondeau reappears for Jalouse cover

March 26 (UPI) -- Controversial child model Thylane Blondeau will appear on the cover of Jalouse magazine's April issue.
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Mary-Kate Olsen says she just learned how to brush her hair

Mary-Kate Olsen says she just learned how to brush her hair

March 20 (UPI) -- Mary-Kate Olsen just learned how to brush her hair.
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Kendall Jenner models Calvin Klein underwear a la Marky Mark in Instagram photo

Kendall Jenner models Calvin Klein underwear a la Marky Mark in Instagram photo

March 14 (UPI) -- Kendall Jenner took to Instagram Friday to share a picture of herself in "her Calvins."
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Kendall Jenner walks grocery-store runway for Chanel

Kendall Jenner walks grocery-store runway for Chanel

PARIS, March 4 (UPI) -- Kendall Jenner walked the runway for Chanel at Paris Fashion Week with Keira Knightley and Cara Delevingne.
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Jessica Lange to be the new face of Marc Jacobs 'Beauty'

Jessica Lange to be the new face of Marc Jacobs 'Beauty'

NEW YORK, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- Actress Jessica Lange has signed on to become the new face of Marc Jacobs' cosmetic line, Marc Beauty.
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Kylie Jenner posts skimpy swimsuit photo on Instagram

Kylie Jenner posts skimpy swimsuit photo on Instagram

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- 16-year-old Kylie Jenner flaunts her swimsuit body on Instagram.
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Khloe Kadashian defends Kendal Jenner's see-through runway look

Khloe Kadashian defends Kendal Jenner's see-through runway look

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Khloe Kardashian took to Twitter Friday to slam all those who were criticizing her younger sister for an outfit she wore at the Marc Jacobs runway show.
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Kendall Jenner walks the runway for Marc Jacobs

Kendall Jenner walks the runway for Marc Jacobs

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- The reality TV teen wore a see-through top down the runway at Marc Jacobs' New York Fashion Week show.
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Anna Kendrick signs on to 'Pitch Perfect 2' without script

Anna Kendrick signs on to 'Pitch Perfect 2' without script

NEW YORK, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Anna Kendrick didn't need to read a script to confirm her role in the upcoming "Pitch Perfect 2" film.
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Miley Cyrus looks pensive, is fully clothed in new Marc Jacobs ad

Miley Cyrus looks pensive, is fully clothed in new Marc Jacobs ad

Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Miley Cyrus stars as a pensive and androgynous looking creature in a new ad for Mac Jacob's spring 2014 campaign.
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Marc Jacobs fashion show postponed due to blizzard

Marc Jacobs fashion show postponed due to blizzard

NEW YORK, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Designer Marc Jacobs says he has postponed his scheduled Fashion Week runway show in New York from Monday to Thursday because of this weekend's snowstorm.
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Designer Marc Jacobs (R) with his boyfriend Lorenzo Martone arrive at a benefit polo match where Britain's Prince Harry will play on Governors Island on May 30, 2009 in New York. Harry, 24, son of Prince Charles and Princess Diana, is on a two-day formal visit to the city which included a visit to Ground Zero. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
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Marc Jacobs (born April 9, 1963 in New York City) is an American fashion designer and the head designer for Marc Jacobs, as well as the diffusion line Marc by Marc Jacobs. Jacobs is currently the Creative Director of the French design house Louis Vuitton.

Jacobs was born in New York City to Jewish American parents. He attended the The New School, studying at the university's art and design division, Parsons The New School for Design. He lived in Teaneck, New Jersey with his mother, sister and younger brother, and attended Teaneck High School but also attended and graduated from the New York High School of Art and Design. At fifteen, Jacobs worked as a stockboy at Charivari, an avant-garde clothing boutique in New York City. From there, Jacobs entered The New School in New York City. During his tenure at Parsons, Jacobs won the Perry Ellis Gold Thimble Award in 1984 and in the same year was also awarded the Chester Weinberg Gold Thimble Award and the Design Student of the Year Award.

While still at Parsons, Jacobs designed and sold his first line of hand-knit sweaters. He designed his first collection for Reuben Thomas, Inc., under the Sketchbook label. Following his studies at Parsons, Jacobs began to design at Perry Ellis after its founder had died. Jacobs became prominent on the fashion scene when he designed a "grunge" collection for Perry Ellis, leading to his dismissal in 1993. With Robert Duffy, Jacobs formed Jacobs Duffy Designs Inc., which continues to this day. In 1986, backed by Onward Kashiyama USA, Inc., Jacobs designed his first collection bearing the Marc Jacobs label. In 1987 Jacobs was the youngest designer to have ever been awarded the fashion industry's highest tribute, The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) Perry Ellis Award for New Fashion Talent.

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