“Moonlight” Actor Mahershala Ali and Cast Star in New Calvin Klein Ad Campaign
The “Moonlight” actors are experiencing the best moments of their career. Fresh from a historic Oscar win, the men of “Moonlight” star in a Calvin Klein underwear ad campaign. If you know anything about Calvin Klein campaigns, you realize that this is major news. Just look at the history of its past stars. It both solidifies the actors official A-list arrival and emphasizes their already pivotal role in media diversity.
For the campaign, the brand enlists all stars Mahershala Ali, Alex Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, and Trevante Rhodes. Mahershala Ali, who won the Oscar for best supporting actor, is again the star of the show. However, each actor brings his own unique presence to cinematic campaign. Lensed by Willy Vanderperre, the Calvin Klein ad campaign offers a moody series of powerful, black and white images. There’s some skin too, of course. In classic CK style, 21-year-old Ashton, 27-year-old Trevante, and 43-year-old Mahershala undress flaunting only chiseled bodies and Calvin Klein underwear.
You can see all the images from the “Moonlight” Calvin Klein Underwear Ad Campaign below.
Mahershala Ali poses in a black Calvin Klein shirt.
Mahershala Ali showing off his acting chops in a black Calvin Klein cotton tee shirt.
Trevante Rhodes lounging in black Calvin Klein briefs.
Ashton Sanders offering a cinematic image while wearing black Calvin Klein underwear.
Alex R Hibbert sharing an infectious laugh in a sleeveless Calvin Klein shirt.
Trevante Rhodes shows that he’s comfortable being almost nude in front of the camera.
Mahershala Ali taking in the moment.
Ashton Sanders showing off his stomach tattoo in a black pair of CK’s.