This week put a lot of famous beards in the news. Most notably – and controversially – Prince Harry’s roguish ginger beard, a huge no-no in the eyes of the queen but a statement that’s sending female hearts a flutter worldwide. Meanwhile, despite claims that we’ve hit “Peak Beard,” the Emmys saw a red carpet littered with beards and suits.
And speaking of famous beards, your beard can become a star of its own as Portland-based casting company “Extras Only” is now seeking bearded men for a new movie starring a couple of A-listers.
Read on for this week in beard news…
The Zeus Team
Got a long beard? A Portland-based casting company wants to put you and your furry friend in a film alongside James Franco and Selena Gomez. (NBC Right Now)
Beards and ties – that’s how the stars roll now on the Emmys red carpet. (GQ)
The Cinnamon Prince’s beard is still going strong since his return from Africa, though we’re pretty sure the Queen is shooting daggers from afar. (Vanity Fair)
Dos and Donts for fall beard care and skin care – how to keep your beard nice and moisturized, clean your face properly (hint: it doesn’t involve soap), and choose a scent that leaves an impression. (Observer)
Let Leonardo DiCaprio’s newly trimmed beard be a lesson for all new beardsmen – your facial hair should always enhance your face, not overpower it. (GQ)