Angelina Jolie Fired From St. John, Not "Modern," "Clean" Enough
Posted on Fri Jan 8, 2010 08:18 AM PDT
LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Angelina Jolie has lost her long-standing job as the face of fashion brand St. John, because she's too tainted by her fame!
â€œ[Jolie] overshadowed the brand,â€ chief executive officer Glenn McMahon told WWD. â€œWe wanted to make a clean break from actresses and steer away from blondes and cleanse the palette.â€ Does that mean Angie is dirty?
The company decided to hire model Karen Elson (who, incidentally, is married to White Stripes singer Jack White), saying, "We needed to show a modern point of view of St. John." Ooohh, snap, Angie, they called you old-fashioned! â€œWe have evolved,â€ he added.
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