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El Palacio de Hierro
(Retail and On-line shopping)
Mollie King
(Music)
Lucky Brand Jeans
(Clothing and Textiles)
Isabeli Fontana
(Movies & TV)
Naomi Campbell
(Movies & TV)
Jennifer Lopez
(Music)
 

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David Gandy

Knowledge Identifier: +David_Gandy

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David Gandy

English model add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1980.

Countries: United Kingdom (32%), United States (24%), (8%)

Main connections: El Palacio de Hierro, Mollie King, Lucky Brand Jeans

Linked to: University of Gloucestershire, British Fashion Council, Massimo Dutti, EBay

 

Timeline


 

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David Gandy was born in 1980 add something


1984

He selected Gandy to recreate 'Fred with Tires', originally shot by Herb Ritts in 1984 add something


2006

In 2006, he became the face of Dolce & Gabbana, annually starring in their apparel campaigns and fashion shows through 2011, working with female supermodels such as Gemma Ward, Scarlett Johansson, Gisele Bündchen and Naomi Campbell as well as male models including Noah Mills, Tony Ward and Adam Senn add something


2007

Light Blue (fragrance) - The initial advert for the fragrance was filmed in 2007 in Capri, Italy with models David Gandy and Marija Vujovic wearing tiny white swimsuits and kissing on a raft


2008

He modelled for their 2008 calendar, shot by photographer, Mariano Vivanco add something

 

In 2008, Spanish "Glamour" magazine named him "Most Beautiful International Male Face" at an event in Madrid, Spain add something


2009

In 2009, portrait and fashion photographer Rankin recreated seven iconic photographs in a BBC Four Special entitled, "Seven Photographs That Changed Fashion add something

 

On 26 June 2009, "Forbes" magazine ranked him as the world's third most successful male model, behind Matt Gordon and Sean O'Pry add something


2010

Gandy returned as the face of the second 'Light Blue' fragrance campaign for 2010, but this time with Anna Jagodzinska add something

 

Gandy participated in the 'Fashion for Relief' fashion show on 19 February 2010 add something


2011

In 2011, the fashion house published "David Gandy by Dolce & Gabbana", a 280-page photographic coffee table book of images chronicling their years of collaboration add something

 

The "Evening Standard" included Gandy in their list of "London's 1,000 Most Influential People" for 2011 and again for 2012 add something

 

On 17 April 2011, Gandy was part of the "Oxglam" team who ran in the London Marathon to raise funds for Oxfam add something

 

In May 2011, Gandy modelled a shirt designed by fashion designer Katharine Hamnett add something

 

Dolce & Gabbana - Dolce & Gabbana uses its spaces for book launches and photographic exhibitions of its own clothing, such as the book launch of their book "David Gandy" in 2011

 

Edoardo Ponti - In 2011, Ponti wrote and directed the romantic comedy "Coming & Going" starring Rhys Darby, Fionnula Flanagan, and Sasha Alexander, as well as "Away we Stay", a branded short for the W Hotel Chain starring Helena Christensen and David Gandy, which premiered in London

 

Mollie King - Then, King dated British model David Gandy from April 2011 to February 2012

 

Marks & Spencer - In August 2011, M&S announced the new faces of their campaigns would be Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Ryan Reynolds and David Gandy


2012

After receiving his racing license in 2012, Gandy was invited to be one of the drivers in the 2013 Mille Miglia race in Italy add something

 

At the end of 2012, Models.com ranked him on their "Money Guys" and "Top Icons" lists add something

 

For a second time, BFC nominated him for "Model of the Year" in 2012 add something

 

He was appointed to serve on the British Fashion Council's Committee to launch 'London Collections: Men' as part of London Fashion Week 2012 add something

 

In 2012, he was featured on sixteen magazine covers, eighteen fashion editorials and modelled for Banana Republic, Lucky Brand Jeans, El Palacio de Hierro and Marks & Spencer add something

 

On 23 March 2012, Gandy, along with model Kate Moss and designer Stella McCartney, made a guest appearance in a special episode of the sitcom "Absolutely Fabulous" to benefit Sport Relief 2012 add something

 

Gandy was invited to the Oxford Union once again on 19 November 2012 with Alex Bilmes, Editor of "Esquire" to discuss "The importance of men's fashion add something


2013

In 2013, Business of Fashion announced the 'BoF 500: The People Shaping the Global Fashion Industry' add something

 

In 2013, Dolce & Gabbana released the third version of the 'Light Blue' fragrance campaign featuring Gandy add something

 

In 2013, Vogue reported that Gandy had invested in a health-focused ice cream company called Wheyhey add something

 

In December, 2013, Glamour readers once again voted Gandy among the "Sexiest Men of 2013" add something

 

In November, Marks & Spencer launched their 2013 Christmas advertising campaign, "Magic & Sparkle" add something

 

In October, "Forbes" updated their ranking of "The World's Top-Earning Male Models Of 2013" add something

 

"Cosmopolitan" named Gandy one of "The Sexiest Men of 2013" and "British GQ" included him in their 2013 list of the "100 Most Influential Men in Britain" add something

 

In January 2013, Gandy launched "Blue Steel Appeal", his charity foundation created to raise money for Comic Relief's Red Nose Day add something

 

The first was an auction on eBay in March 2013 which included collectible items and fashion experiences donated by Victoria Beckham, Mollie King, Dolce & Gabbana, Lucky Brand Jeans, One Direction and others add something

 

On 12 September 2013, The Daily Telegraph launched a new men's lifestyle section called "Telegraph Men" add something

 

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley - In 2013, Huntington-Whiteley starred alongside Helena Bonham Carter and David Gandy in the Marks & Spencer Xmas advert


2014

For 2014, Gandy remained on Models.com's list of "Money Guys" and was moved up from their list of "Top Icons" to their new "Supers Men" list add something

 

In December, "Harper's Bazaar" included Gandy in their list of "Best Dressed Men of 2014" add something

 

On 10 March, Gandy received the first Man of the Year award at the 2014 Rodial Beautiful Awards add something

 

The collection launched on 18 Sept, 2014 with public appearances in several international cities add something

 

In May 2014, Gandy was cast as Jennifer Lopez's love interest in her "First Love" music video add something

 

Mollie King - In August 2014, it was rumored that Mollie and model David Gandy were dating again


2015

On 25 January, specialty publisher Debrett's, originally known for its listing of British peerage, included Gandy on their list of the "500 Most Influential People in Britain - 2015" under the Fashion category add something

 

On 9 Jan, 2015, it was announced that he had purchased a majority stake in David Preston Shoes, a small, East London shoe label add something

 

In May 2015, Gandy announced the addition of swimwear to the 'Gandy for Autograph' range with Marks and Spencer add something

 

On 29 July 2015, Gandy participated in Marks & Spencer's 'Spark Something Good' initiative in which hundreds of volunteers completed 24 projects over a 24-hour period throughout the U.K. In his role as a new ambassador for the Achievement for All charity, Gandy worked at the Maria Fidelis School in Camden add something

 

On 6 September 2015, Gandy was on the Vector Martini Powerboat team in the Cowes-Torquay-Cowes race add something

 

The sculptures were sold at an auction on 8th of October 2015 where more than £1million was raised in total, with Gandy's sheep selling for £10,000 add something

 

The sculptures were sold at an auction on 8 October 2015 where more than £1million was raised in total, with Gandy's sheep selling for £10,000 add something

 

The department store Palacio de Hierro Polanco in Mexico City was extensively refurbished and its reopening was promoted in October and November 2015 by a campaign featuring Gandy, Carmen Dell'Orefice and Isabeli Fontana add something

 

Carmen Dell'Orefice - In 2015, Dell'Orefice collaborated with David Gandy and Isabeli Fontana in the promotion for the reopening of the department store Palacio de Hierro Polanco which was refurbished


2016

Early 2016 King confirmed they split up again add something


2017

On 21 March, 2017, Time Inc. hosted a panel discussion entitled Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads- The Future Face of Marketing to Men featuring Gandy alongside Robin Wight, president of The Engine Group; Time Inc. UK's CEO Marcus Rich; and Jonathan Durden, co-founder of BTB Grooming add something

 

Gandy served as guest editor and was featured in an interview for "Boat International" for their March 2017 issue add something

 

On 21 March 2017, Time Inc. hosted a panel discussion entitled Whatever Happened To The Likely Lads- The Future Face of Marketing to Men featuring Gandy alongside Robin Wight, president of The Engine Group; Time Inc. UK's CEO Marcus Rich; and Jonathan Durden, co-founder of BTB Grooming add something


2018

In November 2018, Mendoros gave birth to the couple's first child, a daughter Matilda add something