CLIFTON POWELL

THE OPTIMISTIC ARTIST

Wardrobe: Suit (Hugo Boss), shirt (Ted Baker), pocket square (Laslett & Stocker), shoes (Puma), Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square.

Wardrobe: Suit (Hugo Boss), shirt (Ted Baker), pocket square (Laslett & Stocker), shoes (Puma), Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square.

Keeping the faith: It’s a notion that’s powered Clifton Powell through four-plus decades of acting, couch-surfing and clerical work in lean times onto ever-more high-profile roles and to […]

LAURA LUNDY WHEALE

WOMAN OF TWIN PASSIONS

Wardrobe: Dress (Self Portrait), Tootsies; Shoes (Stuart Weitzman) Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square; Necklace, earrings and ring, LA Stein; Bracelets, KZ Noel.

Wardrobe: Dress (Self Portrait), Tootsies; Shoes (Stuart Weitzman) Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square; Necklace, earrings and ring, LA Stein; Bracelets, KZ Noel.

The intricacies of the law and the nuances of bringing a character to life: Those two passions have dominated Laura Lundy […]

PETER ZIMMERMAN

OUR NEXT CINEMATIC SUPERHERO?

Wardrobe: Shirt and vest (Ted Baker), necktie (The Men’s Store at Bloomingdale’s), jeans (Diesel), shoes (Gordon Rush), Bloomingdales Lenox Square; belt his own.

Wardrobe: Shirt and vest (Ted Baker), necktie (The Men’s Store at Bloomingdale’s), jeans (Diesel), shoes (Gordon Rush), Bloomingdales Lenox Square; belt his own.

He’s hit all the “adult” benchmarks one would expect from a budding actor. High school […]

AIDEN TURNER

TV VET

Wardrobe: Shirt and pants (Ted Baker), jacket (All Saints), necktie (The Men’s Store Bloomingdale’s), shoes (Kenneth Cole), Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square; belt his own.

Wardrobe: Shirt and pants (Ted Baker), jacket (All Saints), necktie (The Men’s Store Bloomingdale’s), shoes (Kenneth Cole), Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square; belt his own.

He’s a TV fixture these days, but Aiden Turner never prepared for the limelight. It was only […]

SUPPORTING CAST

THESE FILM INDUSTRY PROS PROVE THEY’RE STARS IN THEIR OWN RIGHT

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ERNESTINE JOHNSON

A RISK-TAKER

Wardrobe: Dress (Jovani), Tootsies; shoes (Pour la Victoire), Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square; necklace, earrings and bracelet, LA Stein; ring bracelet and ring, L George Designs.

Wardrobe: Dress (Jovani), Tootsies; shoes (Pour la Victoire), Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square; necklace, earrings and bracelet, LA Stein; ring bracelet and ring, L George Designs.

Madam C.J. Walker. Fannie Lou Hamer. Daisy Bates. Buckhead-based actress and poet Ernestine Johnson wants […]

HOLLYWOOD IN BUCKHEAD

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Some call our state’s booming movie and TV filming and production scene “Hollywood of the South.” Others prefer “Y’allywood.” By whatever name, Georgia has carved out a solid place on both the big and small screens. As a subset of that growth, Buckhead has become a nexus for high-profile actors, agents and casting experts. In the pages ahead, you’ll read about some of the professionals […]

CASTING QUEEN

SHAY GRIFFIN HAS AN EYE FOR TALENT, GEORGIA STYLE

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Mention the name Shay Griffin to one of the growing number of Atlanta-based actors, directors, producers and others in film work, and you’re liable to get an “oh yeah,” and a knowing smile.

It’s a reaction born of deep personal respect for a true mover and shaker in the local on-screen scene. The longtime talent agent and casting […]