Black Panther costume designer has reigned with over 30 years in the business. She has over 40 films to her credit
Ruth Carter moved to Los Angeles in 1986. While working at the Los Angeles Theater Center, she met director Spike Lee. He then hired her for his second film, School Daze (1988). The two worked on a number of films thereafter.
Here are a list if films in which Ruth Carter has worked on with Spike Lee and other directors.
Do the Right Thing (1989)
Mo’ Better Blues (1990)
Jungle Fever (1991)
Malcolm X (1992 )
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus (2014)
What’s Love Got to Do with It (1993)
The Butler (2013)
Carter is currently designing costumes for the American television drama series Being Mary Jane on BET Networks, created by Mara Brock Akil and starring Gabrielle Union.
Carter’s most recent work has been on the upcoming action thriller film Kidnap (2016) directed by Luis Prieto and starring Halle Berry. Also, Cater is the costume designer for the upcoming American television miniseries 2016 Roots which is a remake of Roots (1977).