Sarah Edwards Costume Designer
Sarah Edwards most recently designed the costumes for the action-thriller Salt, starring Angelina Jolie; When in Rome, starring Josh Duhamel and Kristen Bell; and Ghost Town, starring Ricky Gervais and Greg Kinnear. She was the costume designer for Tony Gilroy’s film Michael Clayton, which received seven Academy Award® nominations, including Best Picture.
Based in New York, Edwards has designed costumes for Sydney Pollack’s political thriller The Interpreter, starring Nicole Kidman and Sean Penn; Boaz Yakin’s Uptown Girls, starring Brittany Murphy and Dakota Fanning; and Burr Steers’ Igby Goes Down, for which she was nominated for a Costume Designers Guild Award. She counts among her other film credits The Perfect You, starring Jenny McCarthy; Jack Frost, starring Michael Keaton and Kelly Preston; and Whit Stillman’s The Last Days of Disco, starring Chloë Sevigny and Kate Beckinsale.
As assistant costume designer, Edwards worked on Six Degrees of Separation, The Quick and the Dead, Great Expectations, Lolita and The Pallbearer. In 1997, she co-designed The Devil’s Advocate, with Judianna Makovsky.
Edwards’ work in the theater includes the Broadway production of Tru, the 2005 production of David Mamet’s Romance at the Mark Taper Forum, and numerous productions at the Atlantic Theater Company in New York.
Edwards is the daughter of two distinguished theatrical designers: set designer Ben Edwards and costume designer Jane Greenwood.