Marion Cotillard wearing Vionnet
Marion Cotillard wearing Vionnet

ROME, Jan 14, 2010 / FW/ — Wednesday night, Rome played host to the Italian premiere of NINE, a vibrant and provocative musical that follows the life of world famous film director Guido Contini.

Currently in theaters, NINE has been nominated for five Golden Globe awards including Best Picture and stars Daniel Day-Lewis as Guido Contini. In the film Guido Contini (Daniel Day-Lewis) as he reaches a creative and personal crisis of epic proportion, while balancing the numerous women in his life including his wife (Marion Cotillard), his mistress (Penelope Cruz), his film star muse (Nicole Kidman), his confidant and costume designer (Judi Dench), a young American fashion journalist (Kate Hudson), the whore from his youth (Stacy “Fergie” Ferguson) and his mother (Sophia Loren).

After the Premiere, the stars of the film and celebrity guests headed to the famous MARTINI® Terrazza to the official after-party hosted by MARTINI®.

““NINE” is the perfect movie association for MARTINI® – it has a star studded cast, is very cinematic and is set in Italy,” said Vincent Huinck, MARTINI®’s global marketing manager.

“We have a long, natural association with cinema and we are really looking forward to Rome. We have developed some bespoke MARTINI® drinks for these premiere parties and I am sure all the guests are going to have a great time,” Huinck.