Hathaway's Les Mis vegan shoes
Published 19/12/2012 | 11:55
Anne Hathaway requested vegan-friendly footwear for her Les Miserables role, one of the film's costume designers has revealed.
The Oscar-nominated actress, who is vegan, made sure that her character Fantine's shoes were also cruelty-free, according to Paco Delgado.
"She's vegan, so we couldn't use any animal materials on the shoes for her character Fantine," he told Women's Wear Daily.
"We had to find very specific shoemakers to create lace-up boots and ankle boots. We also did flats that were much more sophisticated."
Paco also revealed that Hugh Jackman, who plays Jean Valjean, wore clogs on set.
"Hugh Jackman had a combat leather boot look and very rough espadrilles. He also wanted to wear wooden clogs. It was very difficult to walk in them, but he figured out how to do it," he added.