Taylor Swift Previews ‘Midnights’ Music Videos Featuring Haim and Laura Dern

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Taylor Swift gave fans a first look at music videos for his 10th album, “Midnights“, in a trailer during “Thursday Night Football”.

“I just wanted to first of all say thank you so much to Amazon for giving me the opportunity to show you a first trailer of the secret projects I’ve been working on for a very long time,” Swift said in a post at the start of the week. teaser. “These projects are the ‘Midnights’ musical films, the music videos that I made for this album to visually explore the world of this record. And I like to tell stories, I like to write songs, I like write videos, I like to direct them. And it was a really fun opportunity to work again with cinematographer Rina Yang, who was my collaborator on the 10-minute short film “All Too Well”, so we really wanted to challenge to do different things this time around and stretch ourselves and I’m really proud of what we’ve done and I really hope you like them We’ve worked with some amazing actors, which you’ll find out more about at the end of the trailer.

Said actors include Alana Haim, Danielle Haim and Este Haim of The Haim Group; album producer Jack Antonoff; model Laith Ashley; comedian Mike Birbiglia; Oscar-winning actress Laura Dern; comedian John Early; Mary Elizabeth Ellis, actress of “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”; makeup mogul Pat McGrath and burlesque icon Dita Von Teese. However, the teaser itself primarily featured Swift, sporting a plethora of colorful looks ranging from a ’20s-inspired flapper dress to a sparkly cape to a Marie Antoinette-style outfit.

In a tweet after the teaser was released, Swift revealed that the first music video will be for “Anti-Hero” and will premiere October 21 at 8 a.m. ET. “Anti-Hero” is the third track on the album and was written by Swift and Antonoff.

Earlier Thursday, in a video posted to Twitter at 9:13 a.m. ET (coincidence?), Swift said, “Hey guys, it’s Taylor. If you log into the ‘Thursday Night Football’ game on Amazon Prime, I’ll show you a first look at the secret projects I’ve been working really hard on for a very long time, preparing for the ‘Midnights’

Over the past month, Swift teased the song titles for “Midnights,” which she billed as “the stories of 13 sleepless nights scattered throughout my life.” Earlier Thursday, sleuthing fans discovered that Swift even teased a lyric from the album five months ago, giving a speech at NYU. In her remarks, Swift said, “We’re going to inhale, inhale, deep breathe, exhale,” before joking, “And I’m a doctor now, so I know how breathing works.”

Now, Spotify billboards promoting “Midnights” that have been spotted around the world in cities including Nashville, Tennessee, and São Paulo, Brazil, read: “Inhale, breathe deeply, exhale.”

Revealing all the song titles earlier this month, Swift announced that Lana Del Rey would feature on track 4, titled “Snow on the Beach.” Swift wrote on Instagram of the cameo: “ALL twist of an ending.

Despite teasing the album for nearly two months, Swift did not release any singles for the album. “Midnights” drops October 21.

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