She’s one of the few supers who has smoothly made the transition from model to actress but according to Rosie Huntington-Whiteley this is down to “goals, drive, commitment, sacrifice.” Talking to Harpers Bazaar’S September issue, Rosie stuns in pieces by Donna Karen, Stella McCartney, Chanel, Gucci and Saint Laurent by Hedi Slimane, she admits “ve been given some incredible opportunities but you also have to be focused.”
But behind every successful woman there’s a cockney brit as she cites her movie star boyfriend and fellow brit, Jason Statham as her grounding influence. “That’s what makes being with an Englishman out there so great. I mean, we live in Hollywood, for f***’s sake. It would be easy to lose touch with reality” she explained. With a supporting role in the new Mad Max film and booming lingerie line with Marks & Spencer, I think it’s fair to say Rosie’s sacrifices are paying off.
Read the full interview in Harpers Bazaar, on sale 5th August.