costume designers

by meadowgirlie | created - 10 May 2020 | updated - 1 week ago | Public

1. Moss Mabry

Costume_department | Giant

Moss Mabry was born on July 5, 1918 in Marianna, Florida, USA. He is known for his work on Giant (1956), The Manchurian Candidate (1962) and Dial M for Murder (1954). He died on January 25, 2006 in Oceanside, California, USA.

2. Deborah Everton

Costume_designer | Star Trek: First Contact

Deborah Everton is known for her work on Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Blow Out (1981) and The Abyss (1989).

3. Claudia Brown

Costume_designer | Copycat

Claudia Brown is a costume designer and actress, known for Copycat (1995), Smoke (1995) and Irene in Time (2009).

4. Travis Banton

Costume_designer | Shanghai Express

Travis Banton was the star costume designer at Paramount during the studio's heyday of glamour and sophistication in the 1930's. During his tenure (1924-38), he created imaginative, often daring designs for stars like Kay Francis, Carole Lombard, Mae West and, most famously, Marlene Dietrich. His ...

5. Edith Head

Costume_department | Sabrina

Edith Head was born on October 28, 1897 in San Bernardino, California, USA as Edith Claire Posener. She is known for her work on Sabrina (1954), All About Eve (1950) and Roman Holiday (1953). She was married to Wiard Ihnen and Charles Head. She died on October 24, 1981 in Los Angeles, California.

6. Donfeld

Costume_department | Diamonds Are Forever

Los Angeles native Donfeld (born Donald Lee Feld) attended Chouinard Art Institute before being hired as art director in 1953 by Capitol Records. After several years at Capitol he went out on his own, and soon found steady employment in the film industry as a costume designer. He has been nominated...

7. Robert Kalloch

Costume_designer | His Girl Friday

Bespectacled, academic-looking costume designer, who did his best work during the heyday of Columbia screwball comedy (1932-40). Particularly memorable and evocative examples of his creative flair are Claudette Colbert's outfits for It Happened One Night (1934), Irene Dunne's in The Awful Truth (...

8. Jack Buehler

Costume_designer | Cujo

9. Robert Blackman

Costume_designer | The Running Man

Robert Blackman is known for his work on The Running Man (1987), Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) and Star Trek: Generations (1994).

10. Mary Zophres

Costume_designer | La La Land

Mary Zophres was born on March 23, 1964 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA. She is known for her work on La La Land (2016), Hail, Caesar! (2016) and Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008). She has been married to Murray Valeriano since March 9, 2006.

12. Joel Schumacher

Director | The Phantom of the Opera

Joel Schumacher was born on August 29, 1939 in New York City, New York, USA as Joel T. Schumacher. He was a director and writer, known for The Phantom of the Opera (2004), Batman & Robin (1997) and 8MM (1999). He died on June 22, 2020 in New York City.

13. Paul Tazewell

Costume_designer | Hamilton

Paul Gregory Tazewell was born and raised in Akron, OH. After graduating high school, he initially attended Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY to study fashion design. He soon realized that his fascination with clothing extended beyond the modern streets and runways and he refocused his studies ...

14. Julie Harris

Costume_designer | Casino Royale

Julie Harris was born on March 26, 1921 in London, England as Diana Julie Harris. She is known for her work on Casino Royale (1967), Live and Let Die (1973) and A Hard Day's Night (1964). She died on May 30, 2015 in London.

15. Anna Biller

Director | Viva

Anna Biller is a writer and director who creates unique, female-focused, highly visual films. She has a BA from UCLA in art and an MFA from CalArts in art and film. Her first feature Viva played in film festivals all over the world and gained minor cult status, and her second feature The Love Witch...

16. Helen Rose

Costume_department | Forbidden Planet

Helen Rose was born on February 2, 1904 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Helen Bromberg. She is known for her work on Forbidden Planet (1956), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952) and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (1958). She was married to Harry V. Rose. She died on November 9, 1985 in Palm Springs, California, ...

17. May Routh

Costume_designer | Reindeer Games

May Routh was born in India. She is known for her work on Reindeer Games (2000), Ronin (1998) and Splash (1984).

18. Michael Clancy

Costume_designer | We Own the Night

Michael Clancy is known for his work on We Own the Night (2007), All Good Things (2010) and My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002).

19. Renee Ehrlich Kalfus

Costume_designer | Hidden Figures

Renee Ehrlich Kalfus is a costume designer, known for Hidden Figures (2016), Chocolat (2000) and The Mountain Between Us (2017).

20. Irene

Costume_department | Gaslight

Irene Maud Lentz was born on December 8, 1901 in Baker. Montana. When she was a teenager she moved to Hollywood to become an actress. She found work as a Mack Sennett bathing beauty and appeared in the comedies Picking Peaches (1924) and A Tailor-Made Man (1922). Irene married director F. Richard ...

21. Marion Herwood Keyes

Costume_department | Gaslight

Worked at MGM from 1944 to 1946.

22. Mary E. Vogt

Costume_designer | Crazy Rich Asians

Mary E. Vogt is known for her work on Crazy Rich Asians (2018), Hocus Pocus (1993) and Batman Returns (1992).

23. Jules Melillo

Costume_department | Magnum Force

24. Alexandra Byrne

Costume_designer | Guardians of the Galaxy

Alexandra Byrne was born in 1962. She is known for her work on Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Emma. (2020) and Doctor Strange (2016). She has been married to Simon Shepherd since 1980. They have four children.

25. Rita Ryack

Costume_designer | How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Rita Ryack is known for her work on How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), Hairspray (2007) and Teeth (2007).

26. Sammy Sheldon

Costume_designer | Ant-Man

Sammy Sheldon is known for her work on Ant-Man (2015), Ex Machina (2014) and X-Men: First Class (2011). She has been married to Ian Differ since August 14, 2010.

28. Gloria Gresham

Costume_designer | Last Action Hero

Gloria Gresham was born in Indianapolis, IN to Gloria and Stokes Gresham. She has 3 sisters, Marsha, Georgia and Linda. She attended North Central High School where her picture hangs on the wall of fame. From there she went on to Indiana University to study theatre. Afterwards, found herself in New...

29. Michael Kaplan

Costume_designer | Armageddon

Michael Kaplan was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is known for his work on Armageddon (1998), Blade Runner (1982) and Star Trek (2009).

30. Theadora Van Runkle

Costume_designer | Bonnie and Clyde

Theadora Van Runkle was born on March 27, 1928 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Dorothy Schweppe. She is known for her work on Bonnie and Clyde (1967), Peggy Sue Got Married (1986) and The Godfather: Part II (1974). She was married to Bruce McBroom and Robert Van Runkle. She died on November 4, ...

32. Frank Helmer

Costume_department | The Italian Job

33. Emma Porteous

Costume_designer | Judge Dredd

Emma Porteous was born on June 26, 1936 in Calcutta, India. She is known for her work on Judge Dredd (1995), Aliens (1986) and Clash of the Titans (1981). She has been married to Peter Porteous since 1963. They have two children.

34. Lizz Wolf

Costume_department | Armageddon

35. Audrey Fisher

Costume_designer | Destroyer

Born in Germany to Californians living abroad, Audrey grew up in Los Angeles. After graduating from Occidental College, she moved to New York to pursue her love of theater, and received her M.A. in Performance Studies at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with an emphasis on Costume. During graduate ...

36. Ingrid Ferrin

Costume_designer | Batman & Robin

Ingrid Ferrin is known for her work on Batman & Robin (1997), Batman Forever (1995) and The Client (1994).

37. John Bloomfield

Costume_designer | Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

John Bloomfield was born in 1942 in Cwmgwrach, South Wales, UK. He is a costume designer and actor, known for Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), Waterworld (1995) and The Mummy (1999). He has been married to Ann Beverley since 1964. They have one child.

38. Eiko Ishioka

Costume_designer | The Cell

Eiko Ishioka was born on July 12, 1938 in Tokyo, Japan. She was a costume designer and director, known for The Cell (2000), Dracula (1992) and Mirror Mirror (2012). She was married to Nico Soultanakis. She died on January 21, 2012 in Tokyo.

39. Julie Weiss

Costume_designer | Twelve Monkeys

Julie Weiss was born on January 10, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is known for her work on 12 Monkeys (1995), Frida (2002) and American Beauty (1999).

40. Louise Frogley

Costume_designer | Traffic

Louise Frogley was born on May 15, 1947 in Surrey, England. She is known for her work on Traffic (2000), Syriana (2005) and Ocean's Thirteen (2007).

41. Jerry R. Allen

Costume_department | Shoot to Kill

42. Ruth Myers

Costume_designer | L.A. Confidential

Two-time Academy Award Nominee Ruth Myers was brought up in Manchester, England. She trained at St. Martin's School of Art in London, then went to work at the Royal Court Theatre on a student grant, followed by a year working in repertory. Ms. Myers next returned to the Royal Court, contributing to...

43. Van Smith

Costume_designer | Serial Mom

Van Smith was born on August 17, 1945 in Marianna, Florida, USA as Walter Avant Smith Jr. He is known for his work on Serial Mom (1994), Cry-Baby (1990) and Hairspray (1988). He died on December 5, 2006 in Marianna.

44. Ruth E. Carter

Costume_designer | Black Panther

Ruth E. Carter was born on April 10, 1960 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. She is known for her work on Black Panther (2018), Dolemite Is My Name (2019) and Malcolm X (1992).

45. Anna B. Sheppard

Costume_designer | Inglourious Basterds

Anna B. Sheppard was born on January 18, 1946 in Zyrardów, Mazowieckie, Poland as Anna Biedrzycka. She is known for her work on Inglourious Basterds (2009), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Schindler's List (1993).

46. Nancy Steiner

Costume_designer | Lost in Translation

Nancy Steiner is known for her work on Lost in Translation (2003), Little Miss Sunshine (2006) and Safe (1995).

47. Albert Wolsky

Costume_designer | The Manchurian Candidate

Albert Wolsky was born in Paris, France in 1930. He graduated from City College of New York and began to work in the travel industry. After several years of doing this, he decided at age 30, he wanted to pursue a career as a costume designer. His first entree was working as a "gofor" to legendary ...

48. Marjorie Best

Costume_designer | Giant

Illinois-born Marjorie Best moved to Los Angeles after graduating high school to attend the Chouinard Art Institute. She went to work as a designer for the renowned Western Costume Co. in 1926, then several years later moved to United Costumers. When Warner Bros. bought that company in 1936, she ...

49. Anna Hill Johnstone

Costume_designer | The Godfather

Stage and screen costume designer, frequently associated with the films of Elia Kazan and Sidney Lumet. Twice Oscar-nominated.

50. Jennifer von Mayrhauser

Costume_designer | The Slap

Jennifer von Mayrhauser is known for her work on The Slap (2015), Law & Order (1990) and Unforgettable (2011).

51. Brenda Cooper

Costume_designer | The Nanny

Brenda Cooper is known for her work on The Nanny (1993), Hunter (1984) and An American Funeral (2017). She was previously married to Corbin Bernsen.

52. Rosanna Norton

Costume_designer | TRON

Rosanna Norton was born on October 1, 1944 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Rosanna White. She is known for her work on Tron (1982), Innerspace (1987) and The Flintstones (1994).

53. Judianna Makovsky

Costume_designer | Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Judianna was born on August 24, 1955. As a child she joined the Metropolitan Opera ballet and children's chorus but was always more interested in what went on backstage to produce a show. After graduating from the Art Institute of Chicago and Yale Drama School she worked as an assistant to Jane ...

54. Bobbie Mannix

Costume_designer | Skyline

Bobbie Mannix is known for her work on Skyline (2010), The Warriors (1979) and End of Days (1999).

55. Lou Eyrich

Costume_designer | American Horror Story

Lou Eyrich is a costume designer and producer, known for American Horror Story (2011), Pose (2018) and American Crime Story (2016).

56. Analucia McGorty

Costume_department | Her

Analucia McGorty is known for his work on Her (2013), The Dark Tower (2017) and Pose (2018).

57. Jo Katsaras

Costume_designer | The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Costume Designer, Jo Katsaras, first gathered worldwide recognition when she garnered an Emmy® nomination for her striking costumes in Oscar® winner, Anthony Minghella ("The English Patient") on the HBO/BBC pilot of "The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency".

Jo was born in Cyprus in 1966 and has been ...

58. Maya Lieberman

Costume_designer | Armored

Maya Lieberman began her career styling music videos and commercials. She segued into feature films with the cult classic Grandma's Boy which launched a constant slate of features and television. She maintains a personal styling business and has recently turned her talents to interior styling and ...

59. Sanja Milkovic Hays

Costume_designer | Captain Marvel

Sanja Milkovic Hays was born on September 19, 1958 in Zagreb, Croatia. She is known for her work on Captain Marvel (2019), The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008) and Independence Day (1996).

60. Theoni V. Aldredge

Costume_designer | Addams Family Values

Theoni V. Aldredge was born on August 22, 1922 in Thessaloniki, Greece as Theoni Athanasiou. She is known for her work on Addams Family Values (1993), The Great Gatsby (1974) and Ghostbusters (1984). She was married to Tom Aldredge. She died on January 21, 2011 in Stamford, Connecticut, USA.

61. Howard Greer

Costume_designer | Bringing Up Baby

A graduate from the University of Nebraska in 1916, Greer, like fellow costume designer Robert Kalloch, served his early career at the fashion house of Lady Duff Gordon (Lucile), before moving on to Paris. There, he worked for the British designer Edward Henry Molyneux (1891-1974) at 14 Rue Royale, ...

62. Dolly Tree

Costume_department | A Night at the Opera

Dolly Tree (1899-1962) had an international reputation as a designer for stage and screen costumes during the 1920's and 1930's in London, Paris, New York and Hollywood. She was England's leading stage designer during the 1920's and her ingenious costumes proliferated in major revues, musicals, ...

64. Judie C. Champion

Costume_department | Knight Rider

65. Isis Mussenden

Costume_designer | The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Isis Mussenden was born on May 22, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is known for her work on The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005), American Psycho (2000) and Shrek (2001).

66. Mona May

Costume_designer | Enchanted

Mona May was born in India. She is known for her work on Enchanted (2007), 8MM (1999) and Never Been Kissed (1999).

68. Patrizia von Brandenstein

Production_designer | Amadeus

Patrizia von Brandenstein was born in 1943 in Arizona, USA. She is a production designer and art director, known for Amadeus (1984), The Untouchables (1987) and Limitless (2011).

69. Angelina Kekich

Costume_designer | The Stand

Costume Designer Angelina Kekich has contributed her skills to a variety of television series and feature films over the last two decades. Her most recent work can be seen in the CBS All Access limited series The Stand based on the novel by Stephen King. She also costumed the pilot of SYFY's ...

70. Bernadette O'Brien

Costume_department | MacGyver

73. Jill Taylor

Costume_designer | My Week with Marilyn

Jill Taylor was born in 1957 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England. She is known for her work on My Week with Marilyn (2011), Criminal (2016) and Infinite (2021).

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