More from: Tom Chamberlin
Icons December 2019
Jon Hamm Has Something on His Mind
What do we see when we look at Jon Hamm? Don Draper? Hollywood royalty? An ideal of fame and fulfilment made flesh? If we look again, we might find a model of contemporary masculinity…
Icons October 2019
Sam Rockwell: Mr. Vice Guy
Sam Rockwell is the anti-hero we didn’t know we needed, writes Tom Chamberlin. But don’t hate him for it — he’s just redefining the Hollywood bad guy before our very eyes.
Stories June 2019
Budd Shirtmakers, The King of Shears
Budd are synonymous with a classic British style of tailoring that has flourished for more than a century. So spare a thought for them as THE RAKE impudently suggests they cast off convention to create these copacetic shirts.
Icons June 2019
King of Hearts
Kevin Hart has conquered stand-up and comic acting in a vertiginous rise, writes Tom Chamberlin, and now he’s ready to take on the kind of serious, dramatic roles that will distinguish him as one of Hollywood’s leading men.
Icons February 2019
A Singular Woman: Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore has earned her eminent position in Hollywood, and from there can look down on the cultural landscape – the Time’s Up and Me Too movements, and the changing dynamics between men and women. She speaks to Tom Chamberlin.
Stories December 2018
The Rake Women's Panel 2018
It wouldn’t be unfair to say that within The Rake’s now decade + of attempting to educate the masses in the codes of classic style, we do so mano e mano.
Icons December 2018
Will & Testament: Willem Dafoe
He has played both Christ and the anti-Christ with equal authenticity, and now Willem Dafoe’s 40-year body of work serves as a beacon for a younger generation in Hollywood whose obligation is to complement talent with integrity.
Style November 2018
Director's Cut: Stan Lee
In light of his passing, we reflect upon the life of the inimitable Stan Lee, the legendary writer and producer behind Marvel Comics, who featured in issue 50 of The Rake.
Pleasure September 2018
Where to Go: Bath & Racquets Club in Mayfair, London
Fitness first? Well, yes — but of mind and soul as well as body. The Bath & Racquets Club in Mayfair is the last of its kind, a gentlemen’s health club where social and intellectual nourishment are part of the exquisite service.
Style August 2018
Lucan: A Crack Shot
British-based brand Lucan is reinventing shooting attire with functional yet elegant outerwear that can be worn between city and country.