Celebrity Watches



Bubba Watson Wears Richard Mille RM 038 Tourbillon Watch
The Richard Mille family of ambassadors welcomes American golfer Bubba Watson. The choice of the celebrity golfer is the new Richard Mille Tourbillion RM 038.

The 32-year old golfer is famous as one of the best players of his generation.

Bubba Watson is one of the few left-handed players in the world of golf and Richard Mille has developed a tourbillon watch specially for the golfer. Bubba Watson will test the RM038 watch in real conditions of the game. The timepiece is characterized by three major words: lightness, supreme shock-resistance and comfort of wearing.
 read more


Deepika Padukone and Tissot Watches - Enjoy Smaller Things in Life
The successful partnership between Deepika Padukone and Tissot started in December 2007, following the worldwide launch of the Bollywood movie "Om Shanti Om", with Deepika in one of the leading roles.

The movie became a real hit with audiences all over the world and is presently found on the second position in the list of the highest grossing Hindi movies ever created. Deepika Padukone’s performance was marked by numerous awards, including such prestigious ones as the Star Screen Award for the most promising newcomer, the Filmfare Award for the best female debut, and the IIFA Award for the best female debutante.

Representing a Tissot ambassadress, Deepika Padukone prefers to wear Tissot lady’s watches in her everyday life, having highly appreciated the remarkable Swiss heritage of the brand and the diversity of watch styles that nicely match her multi-faceted lifestyle.
 read more


Certina DS Podium Pedro de la Rosa Watch for F1 Fans
Certina is pleased to unveil its new limited edition timepiece – the DS Podium Pedro de la Rosa watch. Devoted to the famous Formula 1 driver and the brand’s ambassador Pedro de la Rosa, the new Certina celebrity watch was presented at a special press conference organized on October 14 at the Orfila Hotel in Madrid.

Pedro de la Rosa participated in the event and was presented with the first-off in the production run of the timepiece. The event included a press information session and every attended enjoyed an opportunity to meet the Formula 1 driver, talk to him and take a few photos.

The Certina DS Podium Limited Edition watch boasts an oversized size and immediately makes one feel its powerful masculine appeal. The latest member in a series of exquisite Certina chronographs demonstrates a black tachymeter-scale bezel completed with white numerals and the "Limited Edition" inscription.
 read more





Jenson Button at TAG Heuer 150th Anniversary Celebration in Singapore
On September 24, before the beginning of the Singapore F1 Grand Prix night race, Jenson Button, TAG Heuer ambassador, Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team member and present-day F1 World Champion, officially opened the new boutique of the watchmaking brand at Marina Bay Sands. This is the 5th TAG Heuer boutique in Singapore.

The ceremony was also attended by Mr Tay Liam Wee, Chairman and Group Managing Director of Sincere watch limited, Mr Ong Bang, CEO of Sincere Fine Watches South Asia, as well as Jean Christophe Babin and Jean Marc Lacave.

Jenson Button was at the head of the celebration party devoted to the brand’s 150th anniversary. The celebrity was given the TAG Heuer Singapore limited edition of the Monaco Chronograph watch, limited to 100 pieces exclusively for the Grand Prix.
 read more


Zenith Ambassador Alain Robert Climbs Ferris Wheel in Singapore
The Zenith family of ambassadors welcomes a new member - Alain Robert, aged 48, universally famous as the French Spiderman.

Alain Robert has conquered over 80 skyscrapers all over the world, without using any ropes or karabiners. The list of his outstanding feats performed by the bare-handed man includes the Empire State Building in New York, and the Taipei 101, known as the second tallest building in the world.

The majority of his exploits were performed with no permission from authorities and the celebrity climber has to face legal issues. It is important to mention that many of the climbs have been performed for humanitarian causes.

 read more


TW Steel Creates Bold Emerson Fittipaldi Watch
TW Steel has created a one-of-a-kind timepiece to honor Emerson Fittipaldi, a true motor-racing legend and two-time Formula One World Champion.

The Formula One champion has cooperated with the brand on the design of the watch marking the 40th Anniversary of his, and Brazil’s first Formula One victory. The introduction of the new watch coincided in time with the start of the Brazilian Grand Prix weekend in Sao Paulo on November 5th.

The new TW Steel watch is based on the famous TECH style collection, with the case sculptured in high-grade 316L steel and accommodating a Chrono movement measuring time to 1/20th of a second.

TW Steel acts as the ‘Official Timing Partner’ to the Renault F1 Team for the period of 2010-2012. The list of brand ambassadors includes such international motor-racing celebrities as Dario Franchitti, David Coulthard and Lucas di Grassi.
 read more


Franc Vila Creates Bold FVa8Ch Bicentenario Sergio Perez Watch
Franc Vila is pleased to unveil its FVa8Ch Bicentenario Sergio Perez watch, the official timepiece of the GP2 driver to debut in F1 the following year as a member of the Sauber team.

The watchmaking company has recently signed the sponsoring agreement with the 20-year old Mexican driver, having appreciated his remarkable achievements in the challenging world of racing.

The FVa8Ch Bicentenario Sergio Perez watch demonstrates the colors of the Mexican flag, paying tribute to the bicentenary of the independence of Mexico. You will notice the driver’s initials that substituted the numerals 1 and 11, celebrating his victories in the GP2 championship.
 read more


Kate Winslet and Longines DolceVita
Kate Winslet has recently joined the family of Longines’ Ambassadors of Elegance. To mark the occasion, the Swiss watchmaking company organized a gala dinner at the Villa Miani located high above Rome. The Indian beauty Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and the Asian movie star Chi Ling Lin were also invited to the event.

The brilliant career of the British movie celebrity was highlighted by her winning the Oscar for best actress in 2009, not to mention a range of demanding and challenging roles in the movies highly appreciated all over the world. The actress perfectly embodies the values cherished by the Longines brand.

The 400 guests invited to the dinner saw Kate Winslet, Aishwarya Rai and Chi Ling Lin appearing in all their splendor. The beautiful ambassadors were wearing the new Longines DolceVita watches.

The guests watched the first screening of the Longines publicity film featuring the three ladies.  read more


Piaget Altiplano - Love Affair with Hollywood
The timeless Piaget Altiplano watch enjoys everlasting success among Hollywood stars. The classic timepiece that stands out by its ultra-slim profile is now the choice of Aaron Eckhart who wears it the movie Rabbit Hole.

The watch on the wrist of Aaron Eckhart's character, is sculptured in white gold and presented on a black alligator strap. The movie also stars Nicole Kidman. Their emotional performance has brought them different nominations, with Spirit Award nominations for Best Female and Male Lead on the list.

The Piaget Altiplano enjoyed great success among Hollywood icons in 2010. The star of the Twilight saga, Taylor Lautner, chose to wear the 40mm Piaget Altiplano featuring a black dial to the New York premiere of Eclipse.
 read more


"Win a Tissot Watch" Festive Season Quiz
For the forthcoming holiday, Tissot is pleased to invite all fans of the brand to join the “Win a Tissot Watch” Festive Season Quiz. Six fine Tissot watches are aimed at the winners. The contest of the famous Swiss brand is held via its Facebook page.

The topic of the Quiz is expressed via the following question: “How well do you know the Tissot Brand Ambassadors?” Tissot lovers have to answer multiple-choice questions related to four Tissot Brand Ambassadors:

  • NASCARa driver Danica Patrick;

  • NBA basketball player Tony Parker;

  • European Footballer of the Year 2001 Michael Owen;

  • 2006 MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden.

 read more


Zenith Sponsors Felix Baumgartner - Breaking Sound Barrier with Human Body
Zenith is greatly pleased to announce its partnership agreement with Felix Baumgartner, the Austrian pilot, champion parachutist, and record-breaking BASE jumper. The brand will act as one of the major sponsors the pilot during a unique project, dubbed Red Bull Stratos.

Felix Baumgartner intends to jump out of a capsule suspended from a helium balloon in the stratosphere. The jump will be performed at an altitude of about 36.5 km. It is remarkable that this altitude is four times higher than most passenger airplanes fly.

It is remarkable that while performing his exploit, the Felix Baumgartner will be wearing a Zenith watch to become the first to break the sound barrier, and guarantee supreme reliability under extreme conditions, including extreme temperature, pressure, friction, speed, impacts, etc. At present moment, the team of Zenith watchmakers is working on the development of a model to be specially adapted to the jump. read more


Audemars Piguet Presents Royal Oak Offshore Jarno Trulli Chronograph Watch
Audemars Piguet proudly presents its new limited edition timepiece - the Royal Oak Offshore Jarno Trulli Chronograph. The edition of the watch is limited to 500 pieces.

The new Audemars Piguet watch celebrates the partnership between the watchmaking brand and the the Formula 1 racing legend Jarno Trulli. The Italian champion has been Audemars Piguet ambassador since 2008. On October 8th, Jarno Trulli will compete in the Japanese Grand Prix. The driver will be wearing a helmet with a picture of the Royal Oak Offshore Jarno Trulli Chronograph.

Starting with October 6th, you can find the timepiece in the brand’s boutique located in Ginza shopping precinct in Tokyo. Following the initial launch in Japan, in the end of the year the watch will be delivered in the boutiques all over the world.
 read more


Zhang Ziyi and Omega Watches - Alliance of Beauty and Elegance
Since 2008, Omega is proud to have Zhang Ziyi, a Chinese actress of rare beauty and remarkable achievements, as the brand’s ambassador.

Zhang Ziyi debuted in the movie The Road Home directed by Zhang Yimou, the success of which was marked by the Silver Bear Award at the Berlin Film Festival in 2000. Since then, the beautiful and talented actress has enjoyed international fame, having acted in such worldwide-appreciated movies as House of Flying Daggers, Memoirs of a Geisha, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.

The bright personality of Zhang Ziyi has been highly appreciated by Omega not only due to her brilliant movie career but also due to the fact that the lady is an active advocate for the things she believes in. The actress represents a Global Ambassador for the Special Olympics, the competition held for those with mental disabilities. She is also a spokesperson for “Care for Children”, a foster-home program organized in China.
 read more


Tiger Woods and TAG Heuer - Unparalleled Union of Professionals
Golf virtuoso Tiger Woods joined the friendly family of the TAG Heuer ambassadors in 2002. The cooperation between the leading producer of high-end sports watches and the professional golfer has always been on a high professional level and has given birth to some remarkable timepieces.

Having become a professional golfer in 1996, Tiger Woods has had an unparalleled career, having gained victories in 95 tournaments, with 71 of them on the PGA Tour. The list of his achievements includes 4 victories in Masters Tournaments, 4 victories in PGA Championships, 3 victories in U.S. Open Championships, and 3 victories Open Championships. Following his second Masters victory in 2001, the golfer became the first ever player to hold all four professional major championships at the same time. Tiger Woods is presently the career victories leader among active players on the PGA Tour, and is also the leader in tournament earnings.


With his great expertise in the field of professional golf, Tiger Woods has taken an active part in the first professional golf watch, with the design meeting the unique ergonomic requirements of the game, having put the end to the rule of golf experts that claimed a golfer should take his wristwatch off before he steps up to the tee.
 read more


Anna Mouglalis and Chanel - Taste of Simplicity
French actress Anna Mouglalis is famous worldwide for her brilliant theatrical and movie career. Anna is also a perfect embodiment of the spirit of Chanel and no other lady is so closely associated with the brand.

Anna’s cooperation with the brand started in 2002 when Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel's artistic director, bewitched by her statuesque beauty and baritone voice, invited the actress to become the face of its Allure perfume, and then Allure Sensuelle. In 2009, Anna Mouglalis starred in the advertizing campaign of Chanel’s Premiere watch collection. Moreover, Anna starred as Coco Chanel in Jan Kounen's movie Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky.

At the moment, Anna represents the brand’s ambassadress and the face of Chanel Fine Jewelry. Chanel unveiled the first Premiere watch in 1987. Overtime, the timepiece, reflecting Coco Chanel’s taste of simplicity, has become the brand’s icon. It has successfully united contemporary rigor and retro charm.
 read more


TAG Heuer and Maria Sharapova - Fusion of Sport and Glamour
Maria Sharapova, a Russian professional tennis player since 2001, is one of the brightest stars of the TAG Heuer family of ambassadors. Their successful cooperation was initiated by TAG Heuer when the brand asked the tennis superstar to assist its specialists in designing its first sunglasses for ladies and its new TAG Heuer Formula 1 watches sculptured in ceramic.

As a perfect embodiment of the fusion of sport and glamour inherent to all TAG Heuer’s ultra-feminine, luxurious creations, Maria Sharapova has cooperated closely with TAG Heuer for the last five years entering a close circle of the brand’s ambassadors.

The TAG Heuer Formula 1 Lady Ceramic watch is one of Maria Sharapova’s favorite timekeeping companions. The ceramic models joined the brand’s successful Formula 1 Lady line this year. This is the first time the brand uses ceramic in the bezel and bracelet of its watch. read more


Nicole Kidman and Omega Watches - Friendship to Benefit the World
Since 2005, Nicole Kidman has been a highly respected member of Omega’s family of brand ambassadors. The prominent actress has starred in Omega’s “My Choice” advertising campaign and has participated in select public events on behalf of the Omega Company.

In addition to being a talented actress loved and respected by people all over the world, Nicole Kidman is an active campaigner for children’s and women’s rights. She represents a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF Australia and UNIFEM, having also been named a “Citizen of the World” by the United Nations.

In August, Nicole Kidman joined a special event organized by Omega in Hong Kong, as a Goodwill Ambassador for the UNIFEM, having introduced her husband, Grammy Award-winning singer Keith Urban who performed in a private concert aimed to benefit the organization.  read more


Aishwarya Rai and Longines Watches - Elegance is an Attitude
Universally famous as one of the most beautiful women in the world and a talented Indian actress, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan gives her preference to Longines watches, representing the brand’s ambassadress since 1999. The highly feminine image of the Indian beauty perfectly matches Longines motto – “Elegance is an Attitude.”

In The Pink Panther 2, Aishwarya Rai wears on her wrist a La Grande Classique de Longines watch, featuring a black lacquered dial and a crocodile black strap. The remarkably slim case of the celebrity watch is sculptured in stainless steel and sparkles with 48 Top Wesselton VVS diamonds.

The Longines DolceVita watch is also on the list of Aishwarya Rai’s favorites. The lady’s accessory boasts a rectangular stainless steel case embellished with 32 diamonds. The celebrity watch provides precision timekeeping, being animated by an L178 quartz movement. read more


Sylvester Stallone - Big Fan of Panerai Watches
The story of Panerai-Sylvester Stallone friendly cooperation started in 1995, when the famous Italian-American actor asked the brand to produce for him a highly limited special edition of watches that acquired the name ‘Slytech’ inspired by Sylvester Stallone’s nickname - ‘Sly.’

All the Panerai for Sylvester Stallone celebrity watches feature an engraving of the actor's signature on the case-back. One can say Sylvester Stallone is partly responsible for Panerai’s popularity in Hollywood.

One of the latest Panerai watch sported on the wrist of Sylvester Stallone was a Panerai Luminor 1950 Regatta Rattrapante in the movie The Expendables. read more


Mika Wears Piaget Altiplano in the Rain
For his latest music video Rain, the pop star Mika has chosen to wear an exclusive timepiece, manufactured by the prestigious watchmaking house Piaget. The song Rain, a part of Mika's new album - The Boy Who Knew Too Much - has already become a hit all over the world and the music video, it is accompanied by, boasts the same level of excellence.

Piaget is pleased to support this imaginative and cheerful video, which represents a true reflection of Mika’s playful style.

The Piaget Altiplano watch accompanies Mika throughout his performance. Crafted in 18K pink gold, the case of the Piaget celebrity watch embraces a chocolate brown dial. read more



© InfoNIAC.com 2007-2012   All Rights Reserved