Giorgio Armani is no stranger to having his duds grace the covers of fashion glossies the world over, but this month, he’s the one smiling out at us from the newsstand.
GQ Italia chose the formidable 78-year-old to front their May 2013 issue, promising a discussion inside of his life, politics, and legacy. And with his billion-dollar empire, self-made fortune, close-knit family, and impeccable taste in yachts, there’s little doubt he makes for one of their most impressive models yet. Not that we have anything against Kate Upton.
Check out the cover below, and scroll down for a video biography of the designer’s legendary career: