Eddie Redmayne is the new face of Omega


Eddie Redmayne is the new face of Omega

And he joins a major league featuring George Clooney, Nicole Kidman, Cindy Crawford

By Simran Bhalla  May 28th, 2015

Eddie Redmayne, who won the Oscar this year for his turn as Stephen Hawking in the film The Theory Of Everything, is the latest in a line of beautiful faces – and wrists – to represent Omega watches. He joins actors George Clooney and Nicole Kidman, and model Cindy Crawford. A brief history of Omega’s timepieces: the brand is distinctive for manufacturing the only NASA-certified tickers in the business (perhaps Clooney had one on under his spacesuit in Gravity). Omega was the first watch on the moon, worn by Buzz Aldrin. They’re also the official timekeepers for the Olympics.

Look back at all their ambassadors through the years

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