Colleen Atwood is on that rarefied list of women who can raise the profile of a film just by being connected to it. And that's no easy feat for a costume designer.
Jan Lindstrom Valerio
It might say "lighting designer" on Peggy Eisenhauer's resume, but that only begins to illuminate her contributions to the field.
Costume designer Catherine Marie Thomas was no slouch in the credits department when she landed the costume design job of a lifetime.
Hollywood often measures a costume designer's success by bolts of fabric and yards of awards -- the bigger the dresses, the greater the kudos.
Though she rarely grants interviews and has declared her latest novel her last, 88-year-old British author Doris Lessing remains as vital a voice today as she was 46 years ago when her groundbreaking…
Battling tight budgets and renovations, the design teams behind "Bobby" and "Dreamgirls" turned dozens of Los Angeles locations into believable '60s and '70s settings to help tell stories of dreams…
Most people return from a Route 66 road trip with a few souvenirs and some photographs. Linda Bruckheimer came back with two novels, a house, farmland, an old meeting hall, a few stores, some log…
Pity the poor soul charged with editing Colleen Atwood's kaleidoscopic film career into a "greatest hits" reel when the Costume Designers Guild presents her with its lifetime achievement kudo, dubbed…
Andrea Berloff first caught the development world's attention as a master of the female-driven period pic, so when she landed Double Features' testosterone-heavy "Untitled World Trade Center…
For a writer of scripts about cloning, human tissue research and biohazard recovery, Megan Holley made a strangely low-tech debut in the film world. The Virginia-based scribe spent seven years…
Formerly Simon & Schuster VP and editor at large, Weisbach was just named president and chief executive officer of Miramax Books