Prada at the Milan fall-winter 2012-2013 men's fashion shows

What does it mean when famous people are on the runway modelling the clothes, to the sounds of classical piano? It's pure entertainment, particularly as they seemed to enjoy it no end, and the garments were as spectacular as their films. The show actually took place just six hours before the proclamation of the Golden Globes (great success for The Artist with director Michel Hazanavicius and actor Jean Dujardin; and for George Clooney with The Descendants and Meryl Streep for The Iron Lady).

Stepping out onto the largest red carpet he has ever seen – it took up the entire floor area of a gigantic hall – Actor Adrien Brody (Oscar for The Pianist, more recently Woody Allen's Midnight in Paris, which won the prize for best screenplay at the 2012 Golden Globes) wore a spectacular long red double-breasted overcoat reminiscent of Empire royalty, with contrasting light grey/black fur collar that added a Russian touch. Willem Dafoe wore a formal black suit and overcoat, and likewise Gary Oldman, Tim Roth, Emile Hirsch, Alexandre Carril, Victor Carril, Garret Hedlund and Jamie Bell all stepped out dressed in classic Prada.... Click here to read more and see the article slide show

Image courtesy of AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu - Jan 15, 2012, Milan, Italy