Darren Barnet known for his starring role on Netflix hit show “Never Have I Ever” and now he can add Victoria’s Secret pinkThe first famous male brand ambassador for his growing resume. “Honestly, when I first mentioned this collaboration, I was confused because I wasn’t properly trained in Victoria’s Secret Pink,” Barnet told POPSUGAR. “I thought, ‘Am I going to wear underwear here?’ I don’t know much about the gender-neutral collection, but once I saw it, it was an easy yes for me.” The cozy collection, now available, includes a sweater. , oversized hoodies and t-shirts in a variety of dreamy colors and prints. Sizes go up to XXL and these products are reasonably priced from $25 to $60.
Along with managing a list His favorite pink product from the line, the actor will be participating in Pink’s Mental Health Awareness Month activities and Instagram Live chats. He will also judge the brand’s fourth annual Pink With Purpose scholarship, alongside Remi Bader and Chloe x Halle. “I love [brand’s] focus on empowering young people and focus on mental health. Plus, those pieces are just the most comfortable pieces of clothing I’ve ever worn, and you can always catch me wearing some sort of sweets,” he said.
Sweets aside, Barnet often walks out dressed like her character, Paxton Hall-Yoshidaabove “I have never“- by accident, of course.” When I first went to try on the show, I was wearing a flannel shirt, rolled-up jeans, and a Chuck Taylors jacket,” he explained. And Our costume designer Salvador Perez say, ‘This is good. We should follow this look! ‘ Honestly, Paxton’s closet is pretty much my own. ”
Barnet said the similarity in their styles makes it easy for him to be noticed by fans. “It’s funny because during COVID I go out with sunglasses and a mask and a hat on and I still get recognized in the crowd. People will come to me, and I don’t understand how that keeps happening. . Then I realized, ‘Oh, I’m dressed exactly like this character. Maybe so.’ “
As for the sequel, he has a lot of exciting movies in the works including two Netflix animated series: “Samurai Rabbit: The Usagi Chronicles”, coming out on April 28, and “Blue Eye Samurai” “, is still being worked on. He even produced and starred in his first film, “Apophenia”, which is currently in post-production.
Before that, Barnet talked about his favorite pieces from the Pink collection, and why his role in “Never Have I Ever” made him even more proud of his Japanese heritage and times. “wild” time will come in season three. Keep scrolling for our full interview.