Style Ruth E. Carter To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

06:20  23 february  2021
06:20  23 february  2021 Source:   essence.com

Apple's new 'Time to Walk' feature puts Shawn Mendes and Dolly Parton on a walk with you

  Apple's new 'Time to Walk' feature puts Shawn Mendes and Dolly Parton on a walk with you It's 27 degrees where I live just north of New York City, but I'm taking a walk up a mountain with pop star Shawn Mendes in Griffith Park in Los Angeles. Unlike me, hands in pockets, mask giving me a little extra warmth, Mendes says hello to the people he walks by, in between reflections about his life in the spotlight. © Apple "Especially over the last few weeks, I've been starting my day by going for a walk, clearing my mind and leaving my phone," he says. "Sometimes I get a little woo woo and touch the plants.

Ruth E . Carter made history in 2019 as the first Black person (and Black woman) to win an Academy Award for Costume Design—a feat made even more special for the fact that the film that earned her the award was 2018's Black Panther. This month, the legendary costume designer—whose extensive list of credits also includes The Five Heartbeats, Do the Right Thing, Malcolm X, Amistad, Selma and the upcoming Coming 2 America, among others, will be cemented into Hollywood history—literally.

Hollywood chamber of commerce to honor ruth e . carter with the 2694TH star on the hollywood walk of fame . LATEST CEREMONIES. Hollywood Chamber of Commerce is the awarding organization of the Hollywood Walk of Fame . This is the only official website for a complete database of stars on Hollywood ’s sidewalks.

Ruth E. Carter is set to make history again. Later this week, Carter will become the first Black costume designer to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2019, she was first Black person and woman to be awarded the Golden Globe for Best Costume Design and in 2021, the costume designer is still continuing to break barriers.

With more than 30 years in the industry, Carter has worked on some of cinema's most iconic films including, "Selma," "Coming To America," and the Spike Lee directed, "Malcom X." And while the wardrobe designer's work has been groundbreaking, she is just starting to see the fruits of her labor. Last year, the SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film in Atlanta released an exhibit displaying a collection of Carter's most recognizable pieces and recently she was announced as a Golden Globe nominee for Best Costume Design in the anticipated film "Coming To America 2."

The costume designers star was initially announced in 2019 however, due to the pandemic most entertainer's Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremonies were postponed. During New York Fashion Week, Carter announced at the Black Design Collective x Runway 360 Global Showcase that she would be awarded her star virtually on February 25th at 11:30am walkoffame.com.

Dave Grohl Could Be Inducted Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Twice—Just Like These 23 Artists .
Carole King and Tina Turner both also have a shot to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for a second time—and we'll find out if they've made the cut when the class of 2021 is announced later this year.Carole King, Tina Turner and the Foo Fighters are also among the contenders. And that's notable not just because those artists would forever be enshrined in history, but also because it wouldn't be the first time that King, Turner or Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl would be inducted. They're all already in the Rock Hall, for other endeavors.

usr: 1
This is interesting!