The annual Pirelli calendar has featured many well-known models, such as Cindy Crawford, Iman and Heidi Klum. The 2015 edition of the calendar features popular model Gigi Hadid, as well as fashion icon Carolyn Murphy.
The Pirelli calendar is not limited to fashion models. Many famous actresses have graced its pages, including Sophia Loren. Appearing in the 2007 calendar at the age of 71, Loren is the most senior featured model. Other actresses from the calendar include Erika Chistensen of the television series Parenthood, and movie actress Julia Stiles, who made her appearance in 2002. Academy Award winner Hilary Swank also appeared on the pages of the Pirelli calendar.
Jennifer Lopez represented the music industry in 2006 when she was photographed for the calendar. Wearing a black, leather bondage costume, she appeared in the same edition as British super model Kate Moss and Bazillian model Gisele Bundchen. Other super models to grace the Pirelli calendar pages include Naomi Campbell, Karolina Kurkova and Christy Turlington.
The Pirelli calendar is an annual publication produced by the motor vehicle tire manufacturer Pirelli. Debuting in 1964, it was originally produced as an exclusive gift for the company's corporate clients. Over the years, it became a prominent fashion publication, showcasing the best photographers and models.