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‘Fashion Season: Paris’

Host of ‘Fashion Season: Paris’ Myleene Klass @KlassMyleene (Credit: Getty)

                                                                                                                                     Theme week in ‘News Stream’ and ‘Connect the World’ on CNN International
                                                                                                                                                                                         Daily from Monday 24 February
CNN International today announced it will broadcast a special theme week and a 30 minute special programme during Paris Fashion Week, later this month.

Hosted by TV personality and musician Myleene Klass, ‘Fashion Season: Paris’ will air daily throughout the week on CNN International, and in a 30 minute special programme, as the world’s style capital plays host to a week-long showcase of new fashion trends. Mike McCarthy, Senior Vice President, Programming, CNN International, said: “We’re delighted to bring ‘Fashion Season:  Paris’ to CNN International’s audience, and that Myleene Klass will be the face of our fashion coverage. The programming takes a look beyond the catwalk, meeting the characters behind the couture and will explore the business of the multi-billion pound fashion industry.”

Reports include:


PLUS ADDITIONAL INTERVIEWS with top designers: *Isabel Marant, the queen of quintessential Parisienne style *Olivier Rousteing, the 27-year-old creative director at established French fashion house Balmain, credited with introducing the historic brand to a younger audience through capturing the attention of the Instagram generation, and successful collaborations with stars such as Rihanna. A dedicated page on CNN’s website will showcase the best stories and highlights of the theme week, including daily video content.   About ‘Fashion Season: Paris’   ‘Fashion Season: Paris’ airs Monday 24 February – Friday 28 February on CNN International, with daily reports in ‘News Stream’ at 1300 GMT / 1400 CET and ‘Connect the World’ at 2000 GMT / 2100 CET. The 30 minute ‘Fashion Season: Paris’ special airs at the following times:

Saturday 1 March at 0930 GMT / 1030 CET and 2130 GMT / 2230 CET
Sunday 2 March at 1000 GMT / 1100 CET, 1530 GMT / 1630 CET
Monday 3 March at 0130 GMT / 0230 CET, 1030 GMT / 1130 CET and 1730 GMT / 1830 CET

For more information, please contact:   Joel Brown Senior Press Officer CNN Europe, Middle East & Africa Tel: + 44 20 7693 0967