Fact: Disgraced fashion designer John Galliano will face his former employers from Christian Dior at a court hearing in Paris, France on 24 October (13). Galliano was ousted from the fashion house in 2011 for hurling anti-Semitic abuse at drinkers in a bar. He is seeking up to $8 million (£5.35 million) in damages.
Quote: "I've seen John, he's a survivor. He has nine lives. You have to forgive, everyone makes mistakes... We all are human." Supermodel Naomi Campbell hopes disgraced fashion designer John Galliano can make a successful comeback after losing his job at Christian Dior in 2010.
Quote: "It's a horrible image for fashion, because they think that every designer and everything in fashion is like this. This is what makes me crazy in that story. You cannot go in the street and be drunk - there are things you cannot do." Chanel boss Karl Lagerfeld is furious with fellow designer John Galliano for bringing shame on the fashion world after he was charged for allegedly making anti-Semitic remarks.
Fact: Supermodel Gisele Bundchen's wedding dress was designed by couturier John Galliano. The Brazilian beauty donned a white silk satin gown and a six foot (1.82 metre) long silk tulle veil for her second nuptials to American football star Tom Brady in Costa Rica on Saturday (04Apr09), reports People.com. The couple had previously wed in an intimate ceremony in the U.S. in February (09).