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Updated - Thursday 10th July 2014
Last seen - Eva Green - Milan - 0100hrs CET - JULY 10th 2014 - Today, Campari® is officially unveiling the Hollywood actress Eva Green as the star of the 2015 Campari Calendar. The stunning French born actress will take the lead role in this year's iconic Calendar, entitled 'Mythology Mixology', which is dedicated to celebrating Campari's unique and colourful history and the intrinsic stories linked to twelve of its best-loved classic cocktails.
Research has shown that the classic trend has become a worldwide phenomenon in the past decade and with this intriguing new theme Campari takes fans through an unexpected yet contemporary reinterpretation of how its most famous cocktails were born. Each month will focus on a classic cocktail and with it, imaginatively depicts the beautiful and little-known anecdotes, tales and curiosities behind each iconic recipe.
Eva Green began her career on stage in 2001 by starring in Turcaret directed by Gerard Deshartes and Jalousie en trios fax directed by Didier Long. Her screen debut was in 2002 when she was cast as the female lead in Bernardo Bertolucci's critically-acclaimed, The Dreamers. In 2006, Eva starred opposite Daniel Craig in Casino Royale, the 21st film in the James Bond franchise. Eva played "Vesper Lynd", a mysterious blend of vulnerability and strength and the only woman that James Bond ever truly loved. The film was nominated for 9 BAFTA's in February 2007 with Eva winning The BAFTA Rising Star Award, voted for by the public.
Eva has most recently been seen in the Showtime TV Series Penny Dreadful which made its debut in May and sees her play lead role of Vanessa Ives alongside Timothy Dalton and Josh Hartnett. Eva has also recently been seen in the lead role of 'Artemesia' in 300: Rose of an Empire and in August will be seen starring in the Sin City prequel Sin City: A Dame to Kill for. Eva follows in the footsteps of previous Campari Calendar heroines, including stylish and passionate actresses, Salma Hayek, E - Thursday 30th May 2013