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Bold Face explores the cult of celebrity and the styles, trends and brands that stars show off in movies, at events and living their daily lives. To be considered for inclusion please contact senior editor, Deirdre Carroll.


Some of the most popular films and TV series of today are based on other things. In this week's edition of Bold Face we feature three celebs who star in popular stories based on comics, books and '80s films...

Taron Egerton stars in Kingsman: The Secret Service, a spy action comedy film based on the comic book The Secret Service. The film follows the recruitment and training of a potential secret agent, Gary "Eggsy" Unwin, played by Egerton, into a spy organization. Eggsy joins a mission to tackle a global threat from Richmond Valentine, a wealthy eco-terrorist. Kingsman: The Secret Service is currently playing in theaters. Taron Egerton wears the Lacoste L170SL sunglasses from Marchon...

Actor Tyler Hoechlin got his start as Tom Hanks son in 2002's Road to Perdition. These days however he is best known as werewolf Derek Hale on the MTV series Teen Wolf. The MTV series is a supernatural drama based loosely on the idea of a high school student turned werewolf from the 1985 comedy of the same name starring Michael J. Fox, but that is pretty much where all similarities end. The fifth season of the show begins airing at the end of June. Hoechlin, who does not have preternaturally blue eyes in real life, was snapped recently wearing the John Varvatos V346 ophthalmic frames from REM Eyewear...

You would have to be living under a rock at this point to not be familiar with The Hunger Games film series. It consists of four science-fiction dystopian adventure films based on The Hunger Games novels by American author Suzanne Collins. With three films released, The Hunger Games film series is the 16th highest grossing-film franchise of all-time and has grossed over $2 billion U.S. worldwide. It is set to conclude with a fourth film, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 this year. The star of those films is, of course, Jennifer Lawrence, who was out and about on March 29 wearing the Byron sunglasses from Leisure Society by Shane Baum of Baumvision in NYC.