Rachel Bilson to Star in Magnum Ice Cream Film Series by Karl Lagerfeld

Posted on March 18, 2011

Rachel Bilson Karl Lagerfeld Magnum Ice Cream

A new film series by Karl Lagerfeld, starring Rachel Bilson, will mark the introduction of Magnum's premium ice cream in the U.S. The first trailer of the films will post on the Magnum ice cream Facebook page on April 19, ahead of the films' premiere during the Tribeca Film Festival and on Facebook. The series will consist of three short films:

The three films are named Photo Mood, Applause and Art Class. Rachel will play an art student is one of the short films. Rachel looks cute in a black dress in these behind-the-scenes images taken by Olivier Saillant.

Rachel Bilson says in a statement, "Karl Lagerfeld's creative vision has always inspired me, and this series brings his concept of pleasure to life. The films capture the indulgence and luxury of Magnum ice cream. My character believes that a day without pleasure is a day lost, and that's a perfect representation of the Magnum lifestyle - and my personal philosophy, too."

Rachel Bilson in short little black dress with Karl Lagerfeld in  Magnum Ice Cream behind-the-scenes photograph

Photos: Magnum Ice Cream, Olivier Saillant