Day: August 29, 2021

New Marvel Superhero Simu Liu Has a New Super Watch

Welcome to Watches of the Week, where we’ll track the rarest, wildest, and most covetable watches spotted on celebrities.

There’s the point in every great superhero’s character arc when things start to go off the rails. They’ve lost a battle and their confidence in the face of a seemingly insurmountable foe. They get all sad and mopey. Then they go back to the lab, train, and Eat Pray Love until unlocking some new, more-powerful power. Last night, at the London screening of Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, star Simu Liu came through with a new, mortal power: a stunning watch.

Ian Gavan

Simu Liu’s IWC Portugieser Chronograph

Up to this point, we haven’t seen Liu, who plays the titular Shang-Chi, wearing many watches—and the ones we have seen, have mostly been quartz pieces. Which (no shade!) aren’t as expensive or technically impressive as their mechanical

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