This year the elegant Sunday in the country has again attracted renowned guests in the Château de Chantilly domaine.
Friend of the brand Richard Mille, the very gifted actress and woke producer, Margot Robbie, will be present. Before being nominated in 2018 for the Oscar for the best actress in I Tonya directed by Craig Gillespie, the 28-year-old Australian was revealed by Martin Scorsese in the Wolf of Wall Street starring Leonardo DiCaprio. She has just shot the film, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, again with DiCaprio, and Brad Pitt, Quentin Tarantino’s latest feature that will be released on 14th August in France. In February, she also shared the top billing in Mary, Queen of Scots made by Josie Rourke.
Simon Pagenaud, will be present this Sunday at the Chantilly Arts & Elégance Richard Mille. On 26th May the native of the Poitou region became the first French driver to win the Indianapolis 500 since Gaston Chevrolet in 1920. His rich results include an Indy Car title (2017) and second place in the 24 Hours of Le Mans (2011) with Peugeot. The Team Penske driver will be on hand with his rival from the Chip Ganassi Racing squad, Scott Dixon from New Zealand, five-time Indy Car Champion (2003, 2008, 2013, 2015 and 2018) who also won the Indy 500 in 2008.
Other sports people backed by Richard Mille will be present: German dressage rider, Jessica von Bredow-Werndl, Jamacian sprinter, Yohan Blake, Ivory Coast footballer, Didier Drogba and French skier, Alexis Pinturault.
Guy Berryman, the Coldplay bass guitarist and keen historic car enthusiast, will put his knowledge to good use as the British musician will be part of the jury with other well-known figures like model Yasmin Le Bon and two-time Le Mans winner, Gérard Larrousse. This year the official commentator at the different parades is TV host, Denis Brogniart. And the FIA president, Jean Todt, a faithful attendee at the event since the first one in 2014, will award the Best of Show prizes to the winners of the Concours d’Elégance and the Concours d’Etat.