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An ‘Ugly Betty’ Musical Is in the Works!

• A musical version of Ugly Betty is in the works! They want to use the original TV cast even though they all don’t dance or sing as well as professional Broadway actors. An Ugly Betty musical sounds like the reincarnation of the Legally Blond musical we’ve not been waiting for. [Dish Rag/LAT]

• Veteran model Noémie Lenoir landed the June/July cover of French Vogue. Gorgeous. [Elite]

• Roberto Cavalli will give a lecture at Oxford University tomorrow. Because no college education is complete without a highbrow discussion in praise of animal prints and female flesh. [Fashion Week Daily]

• Who was that curly-haired man Naomi Campbell was seen dancing with at her birthday party in Cannes? A major Hollywood producer, that’s who! His name is Lawrence Bender, and his credits include Kill Bill, An Inconvenient Truth, Reservoir Dogs, and Pulp Fiction. [Models Blog]

• Natalia Vodianova appears on the floor licking broken glass in an Italian Vogue editorial spread. And what do you do when you find yourself on the floor in a fabulous evening gown? [FabSugar]

An ‘Ugly Betty’ Musical Is in the Works!