Jean Paul Gaultier set to make cameo in new 'Ab Fab' movie

French designer Jean Paul Gaultier

Fashion icon Jean Paul Gaultier will make a cameo appearance in the new "Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie", reports WWD.

Gaultier joins a list of fashion celebrities making cameos in the upcoming film including designer Anya Hindmarch, models Kate Moss, Abbey Clancy and Cara Delevingne.

The comedy "Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie" is based on the television show "Absolutely Fabulous" about fashion publicist Edina Monsoon and magazine editor Patsy Stone and their wild lifestyle in London.

It is directed by Mandie Fletcher and written by Jennifer Saunders, who also stars in the film as Edina Monsoon. Patsy Stone is played by Joanna Lumley. The film will be released in the UK and Ireland on July 1, 2016.