Costume Designer

Rita McGhee
June 24, 2020

"Emmy winning Costume designer Rita McGhee was a student at Howard University when she had a life-changing encounter with Spike Lee. Her bid was a...

Rita McGhee
Margaret GardinerJune 24, 2020

Emmy nominated Costume designer Rita McGhee was a student at Howard University when she had a life-changing encounter with Spike Lee. “I reached...

Ben Platt and Gwyneth Paltrow in "The Politician"
Tina Jøhnk ChristensenJune 22, 2020

The political satire The Politician is the latest collaboration between Ryan Murphy, Ian Brennan, and Brad Falchuk, who are also the creators...

Josh Gad, Lara McDonnell, Ferdia Shaw
Margaret GardinerJune 8, 2020

"We experimented with a lot of different colors", says Sammy Sheldon Differ, Artemis Fowl's costume designer. "Sir Ken (Branagh, director) was...

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Marquelle Young, London Brown, Sinqua Walls
Margaret GardinerMay 25, 2020

Award-nominated Rita McGhee, a veteran of 20 years in the industry, turns her talents to capturing the look that defined a generation. American...

Renée Ehrlich Kalfus
Margaret GardinerSeptember 12, 2018

“You cannot be afraid of ambition,” says Renée Ehrlich Kalfus, a nominee of a BAFTA for Chocolat, and the winner of the Designers Guild Award for...

Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively
Margaret GardinerSeptember 11, 2018

If a costume designer has done their job well, the costume lends itself to character information. That is never truer than with the work of Renée...

Caitlin Fitzgerald with Lizzy Caplan and Elisabeth Moss
Margaret GardinerJune 25, 2018

Ane Crabtree creates the look of the cast putting together entire portfolios for her team to work from. She uses historical references to inform...

Ane Crabtree
Margaret GardinerJune 20, 2018

“I expect to be told yes,” says Ane Crabtree, the woman who created costumes for shows like Justified, Masters of Sex and the seminal, Golden...

Margaret GardinerApril 29, 2016

Costume designer Peggy Schnitzer delved into old news footage, magazines and photographs of the sixties and early seventies from Washington D.C.,...