Series looking at the lives and influences of some of the most famous and enduring designers of the 20th century.
Status: To Be Determined
Runtime: 30 minutes
Discovering Fashion Designers - Michael Kors - Netflix
Michael David Kors (born Karl Anderson Jr.; August 9, 1959) is an American sportswear fashion designer. He is the honorary chairman and chief creative officer for his company, Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS), which sells men's and women's and ready-to-wear, accessories, watches, jewelry, footwear and fragrance. Kors was the first women's ready-to-wear designer for the French house Celine, from 1997 to 2003.
Discovering Fashion Designers - Personal life - Netflix
Kors was born Karl Anderson Jr. on Long Island, New York. Kors' mother is Jewish; his father was of Swedish descent. His parents are Joan Hamburger, a former model, and her first husband, Karl Anderson Sr., a college student. His mother remarried Bill Kors when he was five, and his surname was changed to Kors. His mother told him that he could choose a new first name as well; subsequently he renamed himself Michael David Kors. He grew up in Merrick, New York and graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Bellmore, New York. Kors married his partner, Lance Le Pere, on August 16, 2011, in Southampton, New York.
Discovering Fashion Designers - References - Netflix