Bono and Hewson hit Paris Fashion Week

U2 frontman Bono graced the front row with wife Ali Hewson at Stella McCartney’s Paris Fashion Week show today (March 4).


Bono and Hewson at Paris Fashion Week / © Getty Images

The singer attended the English designer’s autumn/winter 2013 showcase alongside a host of well known faces, including her famous dad, Paul McCartney.

The Beatles star showed support for his daughter with his wife Nancy Shevell, and posed with Bono and legendary singer Marianne Faithfull at the catwalk presentation.

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‘Lincoln’ stars radiate heat on a cold Dublin day


Bono and Ali Hewson arriving at the screening

by Rosita Boland

If you had one question to ask actor Daniel Day-Lewis, what would it be? The man who has won two Oscars, who is tipped for his third, and who rarely gives interviews, would take one question from The Irish Times yesterday at the premiere of Lincoln. This is what the slightly scary people from Fox movies told the assembled press in a briefing yesterday afternoon, as we squashed up at the end of the red carpet that ran from the Gresham Hotel through the sleet of O’Connell Street into the Savoy Cinema.

Forty-five minutes, which is how long it took the trio of Hollywood superstars – Day-Lewis, director Steven Spielberg and actor Sally Field – to arrive in the cinema foyer, is a very long time to fret about asking one question.

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Artist Guggi draws U2 pals to his new collection


Bono and his wife Ali Hewson with artist and long-time friend Guggi and his wife Sibylle

by Laura Butler

A HOST of famous friends have gathered together to celebrate internationally acclaimed artist Guggi’s first exhibition in Ireland in four years – and leading the way was best friend Bono.

There was a glowing turnout as Guggi unveiled his latest collection at the Kerlin Gallery in Dublin last night.

Showing his continued support for the creative visionary, the U2 frontman, who arrived with wife Ali Hewson, told the Irish Independent of his delight to see his close friend’s work come to fruition.

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