Amy Schumer, Brie Larson, Michael B. Jordan and Rami Malek Cover THR's Annual Stylists Issue
Saoirse Ronan and 'Creed's' Tessa Thompson also were photographed for the issue ranking Hollywood's 25 most powerful stylists.
For THR's sixth annual stylist issue, THR's style team focused, as always, on the breakouts who were the talk of awards season and the red carpet. The result is the 25 Most Powerful Stylists in Hollywood portfolio, in which stars including Saoirse Ronan, Brie Larson and Amy Schumer pose alongside their go-to sartorial pros. Scheduling six separate fashion shoots within a matter of weeks is no easy feat: "One came together the day before pages started to close," says THR photo editor Michelle Stark, who adds that Michael B. Jordan and stylist Jeff K. Kim were a particularly fun pair to shoot. ("Jeff knows how to move in front of the camera.")
The list ranks the town's top stylists based on the impact of the looks they created in the past year — from Cate Blanchett's feather embroidered Alexander McQueen at the BAFTAs to Mr. Robot's Rami Malek in Ovadia & Sons at the SAG Awards. Says THR style editor Carol McColgin, who manages the project: "The list changes every year — but this year brings in a lot of fresh faces. Hopefully after six years, we're still able to surprise." And in case the list isn't enough, check out the sneak peek at the costumes from Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie or the profile on Marc Jacobs, at another turning point in his relationship with Hollywood. "Suddenly I feel about the red carpet the way I used to about Instagram," says Jacobs of his new outlook. "I love seeing actresses in our clothes — the right actresses, wearing them the right way."
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Leesa Evans and Amy Schumer were photographed by David Needleman on March 8 at The Carnegie Club in New York City. On Evans: Lanvin gown. On Schumer: Antonio Berardi dress.
Brie Larson and Cristina Ehrlich were photographed Zoey Grossman on Feb. 25 at the Houdini Estate in Laurel Canyon. On Larson: Gucci dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes, Jennifer Meyer jewelry On Ehrlich: Monse top and pants, Christian Louboutin shoes, Neil Lane jewelry.
Ilaria Urbinati and Rami Malek were photographed by Eric Ray Davidson on Feb. 26 at Break Room 86 in Los Angeles On Urbinati: Rebecca Minkoff leather jacket, Kelly Cole vintage shirt, Helmut Lang pants, Topshop boots. On Malek: Calvin Klein suit and shirt, Jimmy Choo shoes, London Sock Company socks.
Michael B. Jordan and Jeff Kim were photographed by Dewey Nicks on March 10 at Hollywood Loft in Los Angeles. On Jordan: Prada suit, Kenzo shirt, Alexander Mcqueen tie, The Tie Bar tie bar, Piaget watch, Christian Louboutin shoes. On Kim: Hermes sweater, Louis Vuitton jacket, Neuw Denim pants, Alexander McQueen shoes, Piaget watch, Hermes bracelets, Established Jewelry and Boucheron rings.
This story first appeared in the April 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.