October 26, 2003
Shooting for Shopgirl began shortly after Bridgette Wilson-Sampras
was cast as Lisa, the opponent of Claire's character Mirabelle.
The location, which was originally set in
Steve Martin's novella at Neiman Marcus, was moved to Saks Fifth
Avenue's Beverly Hills store. All interior photography will be shot
in the Art Deco style store on Wilshire Boulevard. Saks also plans
to host the premiere parties at their stores on both coasts.
September 28, 2003
A good friend of Claire,
Jason Schwartz- man will star opposite her and Steve Martin in Shopgirl.
Shooting is set to start on October 13. The adaptation of Martin's
novella, directed by Anand Tucker, will be released in the US by
Touchstone. 20th Century Fox has picked up the majority of the international
September 20, 2003
On Thursday Claire visited Zac Posen's fashion
show for his spring 2004 collection. She watched the presentation
in front row at the Mercedes-Benz fashion week in New York.
Claire and her boyfriend Ben Lee have joined
PETA's campaign to stop Thai elephant torture. Other famous
names on the petition are actress Olivia Newton-John, rocker Daniel
Johns from Silverchair and New Zealand singer Neil Finn. Click on
picture below to see all signatures.
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