Sydney Sweeney named in a lawsuit brought by a swimwear and lifestyle brand that claims it breached the modeling and endorsement deal they made
Euphoria actress Sydney Sweeney has been named in a lawsuit brought by a swimwear and lifestyle brand named LA Collective who claim she breached an agreement to model and promote their products.
LA Collective said in legal documents reviewed by TMZ that it reached an agreement with the 24-year-old actress last year to be an ambassador and influencer for their new Somewhere Swimwear line.
The company said in court documents that Sweeney appeared to be involved in the project, as it gave its approval on the designs and prototypes produced for the line, according to the outlet.
The latest: Euphoria actress Sydney Sweeney, 24, has been named in a lawsuit brought by a swimwear and lifestyle brand named LA Collective who claim she breached an agreement to model and promote their products. She was photographed in Los Angeles last month
LA Collective told the court that representatives for the Spokane, Wash.-born actress later canceled the contract without explaining the decision or the reasoning behind the move.
LA Collective said Sweeney, who plays Cassie Howard on Euphoria, wore the swimsuit on at least five episodes of the HBO series.
The company is seeking damages, as it said in court documents it had forecast $3 million in sales for the swimwear.
Sweeney has signed a deal as an ambassador for Manhattan-based fashion designer Tory Burch for her brand’s line of handbags and shoes, Vogue reported last month.
LA Collective said in legal documents that it struck a deal with the actress last year to be an ambassador and influencer for their new Somewhere Swimwear line. She was pictured at the Met Gala earlier this month
Representatives for the Spokane, Wash.-born actress later canceled the contract without explaining the decision or the reasoning behind the move, LA Collective told the court.
Sweeney, seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon earlier this month, is currently fashion brand ambassador Tory Burch
Sweeney told the fashion outlet that she has been a long-time fan of the brand, dating back to childhood.
“In third grade, my best friend gave us matching Conservative headbands for Christmas, which is so close to my heart,” Sweeney said. “I had never had anything so pleasant; I was so excited I wore this headband every day for weeks. I’m sure my mom thought something was wrong with me, but that was the first good thing I ever had.
‘Growing up in a small town, you’d see Tory’s store [in the mall]and that’s where everyone wanted to be able to shop.
Sweeney said collaborating with Burch on the brand’s year-long holiday ad campaign “felt very natural and fluid” and that she “completely hit it off” with Burch when they met. .
Burch said of Sweeney, according to Vogue, that “she’s unabashed and self-reliant in her approach to acting and business” and “one of the most talented and relevant young actors working today.” ‘today’.
Dailymail.com has contacted Sweeney’s representatives to comment on the story.