John Galliano

Galliano Hitler slur makes antisemitism top ten

By Jennifer Lipman, December 13, 2011

Comments by designer John Galliano and filmmaker Lars Von Trier have appeared in a now-annual list of the top ten antisemitic slurs of the year.

Earlier today the Simon Wiesenthal Centre, a US human rights organisation, released its list of the worst anti-Jewish comments of 2011.

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Critics divided over 'lenient' Galliano verdict

By Jennifer Lipman, September 9, 2011

The relatively lenient sentence handed to disgraced designer John Galliano on Thursday has received mixed reactions.

The former Dior chief designer was convicted of antisemitic and racist behaviour and given a 6,000 euro suspended fine, which he will have to pay only if he reoffebds within five years.

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Hall of Fame: Joshua Malina

September 9, 2011

"After Mel Gibson makes the Judah Maccabee Story for Warner Bros, they can hire John Galliano to remake Yentl."

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John Galliano found guilty of public insult, antisemitism

By Jennifer Lipman, September 8, 2011

John Galliano has been found guilty of antisemitic and racist behaviour.

The 50-year-old couturier was given a 4,000 Euro suspended fine and another 2,000 Euro fine for a second complaint.

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John Galliano not set to be in court for verdict

By Jennifer Lipman, September 7, 2011

John Galliano is to be sentenced tomorrow at a Paris court.

The former Dior designer, who was charged with making public insults based on origin, religious affiliation, race or ethnicity earlier this year, will not be in court to hear the verdict.

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John Galliano tipped for Topshop collection

By Jennifer Lipman, July 8, 2011

The disgraced former Dior designer John Galliano could be joining forces with Jewish businessman Sir Philip Green.

According to Vogue UK, the pair discussed the possibility of collaborating for Sir Philips' Topshop brand while at Kate Moss' wedding last week.

The supermodel tied the knot wearing a dress designed by Mr Galliano.

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Kate Moss wearing Galliano dress for wedding

By Jennifer Lipman, July 1, 2011

Kate Moss has chosen to wear a dress by disgraced designer John Galliano for her wedding today, Grazia magazine confirmed.

The supermodel, who is marrying Kills guitarist Jamie Hince at a three day extravaganza in Gloucestershire, named the former Dior couturier as her choice of designer just before he was arrested over antisemitic rants in a Paris café.

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John Galliano: drugs erased my memory

By Jennifer Lipman, June 23, 2011

John Galliano has told a Paris court that he is unable to recall the comments which led to the loss of his job at Christian Dior because he was under the influence of alcohol, valium and sleeping pills.

The eccentric British couturier was in court on the charge of publicly insulting a person based on origin, religious affiliation, race or ethnicity.

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John Galliano tells Paris court he can't recall anti-Jewish rant

By Jennifer Lipman, June 22, 2011

John Galliano has told a Paris court that he is unable to recall the comments which led to the loss of his job at Christian Dior because he was under the influence of alcohol, valium and sleeping pills.

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John Galliano anti-Jewish rant trial opens in Paris

By Jennifer Lipman, June 22, 2011

John Galliano's trial has opened in Paris.

The fashion designer is in court charged with making public insults based on origin, religious affiliation, race or ethnicity.

Mr Galliano could face a fine of up to £21,000 if he is convicted or even a six-month stint in prison.

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