Collaborations

American Express 2006

  • Key Information

  • Collaboration: American Express
  • Date: October 2006

In 2006, American Express invited Collette Dinnigan to become the new face of their My Life. My Card. campaign. She became the only Australian to feature in both an American Express TV commercial and print campaign. The campaign shared the stories and secrets of extraordinary people including Robert De Niro, Kate Winset, Venus Williams and Tiger Woods.  Enriched by Collette’s creative contribution, the commercial tells the story of her extraordinary background and how it shapes her work.

Collette’s Story:

My name: Collette Dinnigan

Childhood ambition: to become a vet

Fondest memory: the birth of my daughter

Soundtrack: Jim Morrison

Retreat: my home

Wildest dream: a world without guns and bombs

Proudest moment: my first Paris show

Biggest challenge: my next show

Alarm clock: my daughter

Perfect day: family, friends, food, music and laughter

First job: picking oranges

Indulgence: a good Pinot Noir

Last purchase: cat food

Favourite movie: Whale Rider

Inspiration: travel, going to new places, meeting new people

My life: I’m living it

My card: American Express

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Collette Dinnigan for American Express Ad Campaign

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Collette Dinnigan for American Express Ad Campaign - Collette's Story

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Collette Dinnigan for American Express television commercial, 2006

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