(Photo by Getty)
Karl Lagerfeld (Getty)
—fashion designer, industry loudmouth, and, um, Cupid?
According to an article
in the Daily Mail
, the designer recently put his matchmaking skills to the test by setting up Chanel
ambassadress Vanessa Paradis
with her new BF Benjamin Biolay
We were pretty much in shock when the French singer-turned-actress announced her split from Johnny Depp
this past June, the couple dated for 14 years, after all. But the
Karl Lagerfeld pulling a Patti Stanger
? Consider our minds blown!
A source told the Daily Mail
, Lagerfeld thought the Paradis and Biolay, a French singer/songwriter, would make the perfect match thanks to their similar musical backgrounds and ages. (Photo by Getty) Benjamin Biolay
And, well, it looks like he was right on the money. The songbirds are recording a duet together for Biolay's next album! Seriously, how presh is that?
What do you think about Karl Lagerfeld playing matchmaker? Does it almost make you forget those nasty ol' things
he said about Adele
and Pippa Middleton
? Share your thoughts in the comments below.