Who needs a flash in the pan #influencer when you’ve got two-time Oscar winner and all round legend Robert De Niro to front your campaign?

That was clearly the feeling over at Milanese fashion house Ermenegildo Zegna, which recently unveiled the star of Goodfellas, Taxi Driver and Raging Bull as the face of its SS17 collection.

Starring opposite young actor and fellow Italian-American McCaul Lombardi in a short film-cum-tailoring masterclass titled Defining Moments, De Niro proves his silver fox credentials in back-to-back razor-sharp looks.

Brings a whole new sartorial meaning to looking in the mirror and saying: “You talkin’ to me?”