Is Revenge Star Ashley Madekwe The New Face Of Burberry?
The actress and fashion blogger teases “cool secret project” on Instagram…
By Jennifer Lynn
Revenge star Ashley Madekwe, aka Ashley Davenport, is a well-known fashion plate thanks to her style blog Ring My Bell. Flanking front rows for several seasons now, her latest Instagram posts have us wondering if she’s scored her first major campaign, as the new face of Burberry.
In one snap taken on Los Angeles’ Sixth Street Viaduct, the actress is seen wearing nothing but a trench coat and boots, alongside the caption, “Thunder Road...”
Meanwhile another image shows Ashley posing in front of a car alongside skateboarder Ben Nordberg, with sunglasses and a scarf added to her ensemble, and Ben also sporting a trench.
“Shooting a cool secret project with @ben_nordberg & @emmahollyjones. Styled by @joeytierney,” wrote Ashley.
Further inspection of stylist Joey’s Instagram reveals that there is indeed a Burberry element to the project, with her posting a photo of Ashley, titled, “A BURBERRY MOMENT”. But is it an official campaign?
With a cast of Brits living in LA, the likely answer is ‘yes’, but we’ll have to keep our eye on this one (or bribe Christopher Bailey) to find out…