Martyn Lawrence Bullard to Guest-Judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars

Angela R. James

Any drag fan knows that Friday nights are reserved for RuPaul Charles. But for tonight’s episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars on VH1, interior design fans should also tune in. For the show’s first interior design–themed episode, AD100 decorator Martyn Lawrence Bullard—who has designed homes for Alessandra Ambrosio, Kylie and Kendall Jenner, and Kourtney Kardashian, and is currently working on a Beverly Hills mansion for Charles himself—will guest-judge and play adviser to the queens in a challenge to design a luxury getaway hotel suite.

Bullard himself is an expert in hotel design: His recent project, the 24-room Prospect

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How the Production Design Race Could Determine Best Picture

Angela R. James

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In the last 20 years, only three Best Picture winners have also won the Oscar for Best Production Design or Art Direction (“The Shape of Water,” The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King,” and “Chicago”). Yet there’s a very good chance that it will happen again this year. That’s because all five production design nominees are so brilliantly effective in their world building, ranging from the period pieces “1917,” “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” “The Irishman,” and “Jojo Rabbit,” to the contemporary outlier, “Parasite.”

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