2023 has confirmed a banner 12 months in Zendaya’s America, because the actress’s acclaimed performances and normie dates with boyfriend Tom Holland flooded headlines on a recurrently scheduled rinse-and-repeat cycle. However maybe nothing has captured social-media chatter just like the Euphoria star’s wardrobe, curated with the skilled eye of stylist Legislation Roach and producing virtually common acclaim—a rarity amongst style critics, who are inclined to savor the misses virtually as a lot because the hits in VIP dressing. Even Zendaya’s smaller gigs make for a sartorial present, as was evident throughout Sunday’s Euphoria FYC occasion in Los Angeles, for which the actress slipped right into a checkered Schiaparelli skirt, black pumps, and a pearl-buttoned polo.
The look was a sensible fusion of ’50s Hollywood-meets-prep college, styled with the actress’s easy reddish-brown bob, a pink lip, and minimal jewellery. She posed for images with Euphoria castmates Maude Apatow, Hunter Schafer, and Sydney Sweeney, who opted for edgier items: asymmetrical robes, chunky platform boots, and knee-high socks. Beside them, Zendaya regarded completely—and I do imply completely—misplaced.
Throughout the Q&A occasion, a part of the solid’s efforts to generate buzz for Euphoria throughout awards season, Zendaya additionally spoke to the HBO present’s third season. She advised audiences her one want for her character, Rue, “is actually simply to have the ability to be alive and perhaps take pleasure in it.”
“And I do know that she will be able to do it as a result of Sam wrote it, and Sam is Rue, and he’s accomplished it,” she added, nodding to the truth that Rue is partially primarily based off of creator Sam Levinson’s battle with habit. “He’s proof that there’s hope for Rue and anybody like Rue, and from the gorgeous letters and individuals who have reached out—I’m so grateful for these experiences when anyone comes as much as me, and so they talk about Rue and the way they’ve related to her or no matter a part of their therapeutic journey she has been in a position to be part of.”
Lauren Puckett-Pope is an affiliate editor at ELLE, the place she covers movie, TV, books and style.