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The Director of Donnie Darko Is Planning a Sequel

After receiving a 4K restoration for its 15th anniversary, there is now talks of an official sequel for Donnie Darko. In a recent interview, director Richard Kelly noted, “I think there’s something much bigger and more ambitious to do in that universe.” Though the director also noted that fans will have to wait for a budget that can bring his vision to frui…


Dior to Appoint Its First Female Creative Director

After Raf Simons’ unexpected departure from Dior womenswear last year, the luxury French fashion house will be bringing in its first-ever female creative director.

Italian designer Maria Grazia Chiuri, who currently heads things over at Valentino as half of the label’s creative director duo with Pier Paolo Piccioli, was hand-pick…


Yasiin Bey Named Creative Director of South African Brand Unknown Union

Brooklyn-born, activist Yasiin Bey recently announced his retirement from the hip-hop game and has now officially signed on as Creative Director of Unknown Union, a South African-born label based in Cape Town and New York.

With Yasiin at the helm overseeing the brand’s design concepts, the labe…


‘Creed’ Director Ryan Coogler Rumored to Direct Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Movie

Ever since Marvel’s Stan Lee confirmed that a Black Panther movie was in the works, the movie has been shrouded in mystery with fans speculating their favorite roles for the ambitious project. Earlier this year Ava DuVernay was offered the director’s role which she’s since rejec…

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Lanvin Employees Demand Ousted Creative Director Alber Elbaz’s Return

Alber Elbaz seems to have accepted the terms of his forced departure from his 14-year stint as Lanvin’s Creative Director at the hands of owner and Taiwanese printing magnate Shaw-Lan Wang, but his employees have not taken the decision lying down. Having transformed the French luxury brand into a respected label and forming close-knit relati…

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Toby Bateman: MR PORTER’s Fashion Director on The Future of Menswear Online

With an ever-expanding portfolio of impressive brands, a stylish and unparalleled reputation in terms of e-commerce and an editorial platform that swathes of more established titles would kill for, MR PORTER is an unprecedented online phenomenon. We caught up with Buying Director Toby Bateman to look back on a successful five years …

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‘Jurassic World’ Director to Take Charge of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

With JJ Abrams’ Star Wars: Episode VII still yet to hit theaters, and Rian Johnson already slated to helm the Episode VIII project, LucasFilm have wasted no time in announcing the director who will take charge of the ninth film in the franchise. Colin Trevorrow, director of this year’s box-offic…

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