Two decades after she quit modeling for acting, King was back on the runway this past June for Miu Miu’s 2019 resort show, walking alongside fellow actresses like Kate Bosworth and Uma Thurman. “There’s a fun collide happening between the entertainment and fashion worlds right now, and it was exciting to be among my Hollywood girlfriends,” says the former Hart of Dixie star. Still, there’s one major perk to being off the catwalk. “When I watch a show, I immediately get inspired for my own future red-carpet looks.”
MEMORABLE MOMENT “When I watched Uma Thurman walk the runway at Miu Miu’s resort show, I literally did a triple take. She had this swagger that took my breath away, and as she closed the show, she was just electric.”
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