Deborah Hopper started her costume-design career in the fantasy/make-believe worlds of opera and ballet. Now, renowned for her down-and-dirty, true-to-life style, she is a perfect match for filmmaker…
Husband snatching, malicious gossip and fashion are staples in "The Women," whether it is the 1939 George Cukor classic, the 2001 Broadway play or Diane English's current adaptation. The ladies…
Whether Jeremy Piven's power lunching in Prada or Steve Carell's pushing paper in a suit from JCPenney, costume designers make sure these Emmy-nominated actors are always dressed appropriately for…
Where there are beautiful women, gowns and Christian Louboutins, there will be paparazzi climbing over one another. There will be all of that and more at this year's Alma Awards.
He designed the bias-cut wedding dress that his close friend Carolyn Bessette wore when she married John F. Kennedy Jr. in 1996. He dresses Sarah Jessica Parker, Claire Danes, Julianna Margulies and…
What is filmanthropy? It's helping kids from the Bronx, Los Angeles and the Dominican Republic land jobs in the movie industry. It's preserving and restoring films.
Eight gutsy, smart women are standing up to cancer. The disease kills 1,500 Americans a day. Just ask producer Laura Ziskin. In 2004, she was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer.
Financially and socially empowering women: That's what attracted Natalie Portman to the Foundation for Intl. Community Assistance. The org's Village Banking program lends money to the world's…
Dec. 3, 1999, Worcester, Mass.: Two homeless people light a candle in a warehouse, igniting a five-day fire that would claim the lives of Denis Leary's cousin Jerry and five other firefighters.
In India's strict social hierarchy, the Davits are "the untouchables," those long-suffering victims of discrimination. In 2005, Scarlett Johansson joined the Oxford Committee for Famine Relief's…