It's hard to pin a label on Anthea Sylbert. She has donned many hats during her career -- costume designer, studio exec, producer, screenwriter. The thread that ties them all together is story…
Jan Lindstrom Valerio
Whether it's a desire to beat the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to the punch, or a push to extend its reach overseas, this year the Costume Designers Guild has opened its awards to…
Most costume designers working on episodic comedies have little time to glance over their shoulders at Emmy history, but when they do, Bob Mackie's shadow looms large.
Mallis is executive director, 7th on Sixth, and VP of marketing and entertainment firm IMG. Orchestrates Olympus Fashion Week in N.Y. and Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in L.A. ROOTS: Born in Brooklyn…
Most actors who make the leap from Off Broadway to television and feature films never return. As their resumes fill up, their theatrical days become history.
Costume Designers Guild president Deborah Nadoolman Landis takes her role as worldwide spokeswoman for her peers very seriously.
Costume designer James Acheson is a master illusionist. Not only has he spent a lifetime tricking the eye with fabric, color and silhouette, but he's managed to convince himself that his brahmin…
Costume designer Ngila Dickson is no stranger to fierce battles. She marshaled an army of costume assistants and craftspeople in wardrobing thousands of characters for New Line's "The Lord of the…
Like the actors he transforms with cosmetic wizardry, makeup effects creator Keith Vanderlaan has worked on numerous films while remaining essentially hidden.
For all its glitter and showmanship, "Chicago" is grittier than most musicals that have been honored by the Academy, which tends to favor musical morality tales a la "Oliver!" and "The Sound of…
Despite the advent of color councils, fashion forecasters and massive marketing campaigns, predicting which films will influence fashion remains an inexact science.