Derek Zoolander ditched his tiny flip phone for a giant Samsung

A new Zoolander 2 poster is out today and Hollywood’s resident technology supplier, Samsung, has found a way to sneak its logo in under the radar. The image features Derek Zoolander, played by writer and director Ben Stiller, and Hansel McDonald (Owen Wilson) giving the front-facing camera of a Galaxy S6 their best Blue Steel.

It’s not surprising to see the two models remaining as self-obsessed as ever, but there is one big difference here.The last time we saw Zoolander pull out a cellphone, it was a the size of a matchbox — practically a phone for ants. Clearly, a lot has changed in the decade-plus since the original film, mainly our propensity for ever-larger screens courtesy of a certain South Korean smartphone maker.


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