Philip Seymour Hoffman (July 23, 1967 – February 2, 2014) was an American actor and director. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for the 2005 biographical film Capote, and received three Academy Award nominations as Best Supporting Actor. He also received three Tony Award nominations for his work in the theater.
Tarell Alvin McCraney, co-writer of the Oscar winning screenplay of Moonlight, based on his own play “In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue”. This is an outtake from a session I did for Variety at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2016.
“I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me. Like the bodiless heads you see sometimes in circus sideshows, it is as though I have been surrounded by mirrors of hard, distorting glass. When they approach me they see only my surroundings, themselves or figments of their imagination, indeed, everything and anything except me.” ― Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man
Lady Gaga on the Red Carpet at The Oscars 2015 by Mr. Gabriel Marques -
I wanted to come up with something different and use the gloves as a reference to ink and passion. Her pose represents her gratitude and the heart is all about the attitude of doing what you love with art - the dress is designed by Azzedine Alaia.