French Connection Model To Appear In Pirates Of The Caribbean

French Connection’s ‘THE WOMAN’, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey, is set to appear in the next instalment of Pirates of the Caribbean, On Stranger Tides, which is due out later this year.

Bergès-Frisbey, the current face of French Connection’s Spring Summer collection – the 2010 ‘THE WOMAN’ campaign – has been selected by producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Rob Marshall to star in the key role of Syrena, a beautiful and alluring young mermaid, in Walt Disney Pictures/Jerry Bruckheimer Films epic adventure “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” the fourth in the blockbuster series of films.

Bergès-Frisbey joins Johnny Depp, returning in his iconic role of Captain Jack Sparrow, and Penelope Cruz who will play Blackbeard’s daughter. The fourth Pirates movie begins filming this June in Hawaii, Great Britain and Los Angeles. The film is slated to open on May 20, 2011.

Astrid Bergès-Frisbey was born in Barcelona of French-American and Catalan parentage and, now based in Paris, is one of France’s brightest young stars, appearing in French films “La Fille du Puisatier”, “Bruc”, “Extase”, “La Premiere Etoile” and “Un Barrage Contre le Pacifique”.

Astrid took her first steps into the fashion world fronting French Connection’s Spring Summer 10 international campaign and is set to continue working with the brand for Autumn Winter 2010.

French Connection wishes Astrid every success in her exciting new role and all the best for her future acting career.

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New Batch of Summer Savings Announced by DiscountVouchers.co.uk

Leading consumer discounted deals and vouchers website DiscountVouchers.co.uk this week announced the acquisition of a new batch of codes and deals to allow consumers to save money on shoes, clothing and other items this summer. The website offers shoppers deals which can be used at more than 300 top retailers.

Anyone who wants to refresh their footwear situation ahead of the summer can enjoy the new range of DiscountVouchers.co.uk deals and new voucher codes which offer savings at high street favourite Office Shoes. Shoppers can enjoy bargains this week including up to 75% off in the Office online sale and also great summer Gladiator Sandals from just £25.

Ladies who need some new summer clothing this year can enjoy big savings thanks to the new range of discount codes launched this week through great value deals at leading high street store Dorothy Perkins. Women and girls are able to get their hands on floral print skirts from £22 and free delivery on all orders over £75.

For the men in the family this week the site has a great voucher available on DiscountVouchers.co.uk which can be used for the football World Cup this summer. The latest choice of discount vouchers offers a free £25 bet at Betfair for any new customers, terms and conditions apply.

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