To celebrate Mickey Mouse’s 90th anniversary, Disney Consumer Products is coming up with a new special-edition book that features photographs by noted photographer Rankin.
The book “Mickey Mouse & Me”, features portraits of pop-culture icons who share stories about the interactions with the legendary property. Props include Mickey figure, Mickey Mouse ears a and giant white gloves.
Over 30 icons from the worlds of fashion, film, music, TV and entertainment – including Kate Moss, Mark Hamill, Tinie Tempah, Phillip Schofield, Amanda Holden and Heidi Klum have been photographed by Rankin.
“He is the ‘true original,’ Walt’s most famous creation and a cultural icon who continues to inspire the worlds of film, TV, fashion, music and sport, while bringing hope to many. We’re delighted to have some of the country’s most famous faces and families that have been supported by Together for Short Lives pay tribute to his influence on their lives and join them all in wishing Mickey Mouse a very happy 90th!” said Anna Hill, chief marketing officer, Disney U.K.
The stars will also be pictured wearing the iconic ears and giant white gloves the character is renowned for, as well as sharing stories of how Mickey has influenced their lives.
Mickey Mouse & Me will become available exclusively on eBay this summer.
All proceeds will benefit Together for Short Lives, a U.K. charity which provides support for terminally-ill children.