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Harry Potter Designers to Open MinaLima Costume Exhibition With Ruth E. Carter

The graphic designers behind the Harry Potter series, MinaLima, are putting on a Ruth E. Carter costume exhibition centering on the 'Black Panther' costume designer's Oscar-winning work.

Costume Designer Ruth E. Carter Launches “Ruthless” Fashion Line With H&M

Oscar-winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter debuts her first 11-piece fashion line with H&M.

‘Black Panther’ Costume Designer Ruth E. Carter Says Oscar Noms’ Lack of Diversity Due to Ratings Pressure Amid Shortened Season

Oscar-winning 'Black Panther' costume designer Ruth E. Carter and African American Film Critics Association founder Gil L. Robertson talked about the lack of diversity among the 2020 Oscar nominees…

How ‘Dolemite Is My Name’ Co-Star Da’Vine Joy Randolph Went “Toe-to-Toe” With Eddie Murphy

'Dolemite Is My Name' star Da'Vine Joy Randolph talks meeting Eddie Murphy for the first time and how Ruth E. Carter empowered her.

‘Dolemite’: How Eddie Murphy Transformed Into a “Pimp on Steroids”

Designer Ruth E. Carter (who won the Oscar for 'Black Panther') custom-built 75 costume changes — including shoes — for the 1970s-era blaxploitation character: "Even if people didn't adopt the…

Toronto: Eddie Murphy Could Charm Audiences and Awards Voters With ‘Dolemite Is My Name’

Eddie Murphy, whose sole Oscar nomination came for 2006's 'Dreamgirls,' enters contention for another as a profane and pimp-like comedian in Craig Brewer's new comedy 'Dolemite Is My Name.'

‘Black-ish’ Costume Designer Talks Show’s “Affluent, Effortless” Aesthetic, Topping That Prince Episode

Michelle R. Cole talks about re-creating looks from some of Prince's most popular music videos, including "Kiss" and "Raspberry Beret," earned her a 6th Emmy nomination for 'Black-ish.'

H&M Unveils First African Collaboration

Johannesburg-based fashion designer Palesa Mokubung, whose designs have been worn by Ruth E. Carter, is the first African designer to collaborate with H&M. The collection hits stores on Aug. 15.

Hasan Minhaj, Ruth E. Carter on How They’re Increasing Opportunity in Hollywood

Hasan Minhaj, Oscar-winning 'Black Panther' costume designer Ruth E. Carter and Will Packer Productions president James F. Lopez talked about how they were increasing opportunity in Hollywood during…

Tina Knowles-Lawson, Gabrielle Union Talk Championing Black Designers in Hollywood

Notable figures — including Gabrielle Union and Tina Knowles-Lawson — opened up to The Hollywood Reporter about the need for more inclusivity in fashion as 'Black Panther' designer Ruth E. Carter was…

Ruth E. Carter Celebrates Opening of Skirball Cultural Center’s ‘Black is Beautiful’ Exhibit

Skirball Cultural Center Opens 'Black Is Beautiful' Exhibit with Ruth E. Carter, Mimi Plange and Tyler Mitchell.

Oscar-Winning ‘Black Panther’ Costumer Ruth E. Carter Signs With WME (Exclusive)

Oscar-winning 'Black Panther' costume designer Ruth E. Carter has signed with WME in all areas.