Mussenden, Isis

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Education: Studied studio art at University of California, Santa Barbara; Parsons School of Design, New York City, B.A., fashion design.

Addresses: Contact Costume Designers Guild, 4730 Woodman Ave., Suite 430, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423.

Career: Costume designer. Designed costumes for New York Shakespeare Festival; member of The Ensemble Studio Theatre.

Awards, Honors: CableACE Award nomination, best costume designer, c. 1992, for Memphis.


Film Costume Designer:

The Allnighter, MCA/Universal, 1987.

The Blue Iguana, Paramount, 1988.

Powwow Highway, Warner Bros., 1989.

Shocker (also known as Shocker: No More Mr. Nice Guy ), Universal, 1989.

Little Feet, 1990.

Trusting Beatrice, Castle Hill, 1992.

The Waterdance, Samuel Goldwyn, 1992.

Ladybugs, Paramount, 1992.

Matinee, Universal, 1993.

Bodies, Rest & Motion, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1993.

Ghost in the Machine, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1993.

Sleep with Me, United Artists, 1994.

My Family, Mi Familia, New Line Cinema, 1995.

White Man's Burden, Twentieth CenturyFox, 1995.

Albino Alligator, Miramax, 1996.

Daylight, Universal, 1996.

Dante's Peak, MCA/Universal, 1997.

Krippendorf's Tribe, Buena Vista, 1998.

Some Girl (also known as Girl Talk and Men ), Scanbox Entertainment, 1998.

HiLife, Lions Gate, 1998.

The Astronaut's Wife, New Line Cinema, 1999. Lost Cause, 1999.

American Psycho, Lions Gate, 2000.

Here on Earth, Twentieth CenturyFox, 2000.

Thirteen Days (also known as Thirteen Days Which Shocked the World ), New Line Cinema, 2000.

Shrek, DreamWorks, 2001.

Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Dimension Films, 2001.

The Break Up Handbook, Screen Gems, 2004.

Havana Nights: Dirty Dancing 2, Miramax, 2004.

Film Assistant Costume Designer:

Falling in Love, Paramount, 1984.

The Purple Rose of Cairo, Orion, 1985.

Sweet Liberty, Universal, 1986.

Crocodile Dundee, Paramount, 1986.

Film Appearances:

Reporter, Daylight, Universal, 1996.

Television Costume Designer; Movies:

Taken Away, CBS, 1989.

Storm and Sorrow, Lifetime, 1990.

Memphis, TNT, 1992.

A Private Matter (also known as Miss Sherri ), HBO, 1992.

Vanishing Son, syndicated, 1994.

Vanishing Son II, syndicated, 1994.

Vanishing Son III, syndicated, 1994.

Vanishing Son IV, syndicated, 1994.

A Darkness More Than Night, 2003.

Television Assistant Costume Designer; Movies:

Stone Pillow, CBS, 1985.

Television Work; Miniseries:

Costume designer, Kennedy, NBC, 1983.

Stage Costume Designer:

Bodies, Rest & Motion, Lincoln Center, New York City, 19861987.

Costume designer for At Home, Been Taken, The Crate, and Five Unrelated Pieces; also worked on Sheer Romance and Virginia.