Justin Smith at IMDB.com


Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Millinery by J Smith Esquire, working for designer Michael Kaplan.


Photo by Vanity Fair.

By The Sea (2015)

Angelina Jolie in a cream, wide brim sun hat made by J Smith Esquire.


The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)

Bespoke commissions for Alicia Vikander and Armie Hammer.



Pan (2014)

Kathy Burke wears a hand-made nun's cornettte, one of fifteen specially created for the movie.


Amanda Seyfried wears a rolled brim cloche from the Black collection.


Amanda's rolled brim cloche in peach bloom felt and signature silk lining.


Amanda Seyfried in a behind-the-scenes interview about Pan.

Remembering Maleficent

Justin Smith recalls the making of the iconic look for Angelina Jolie.

Maleficent DVD Launch


Justin's work as milliner to Angelina Jolie is featured in much of the online press coverage of the Maleficent DVD launch. Read more in IGN, The Express, Yahoo Entertainment and Grazia Daily. And in a DVD featurette, Justin discusses working with Angelina Jolie.



"Angelina nurtured my creativity and encouraged me to push the boundaries of my work."

Evening Standard Feature on Justin Smith


"Justin Smith - praised by Jolie as "an amazing artist" - was sent to work with her at Pinewood Studios to create the striking headpiece. Smith, 36 said the star played an active role in the design process as he had sittings with her every day and she would help choose from samples."

Angelina sets the record straight at Vogue


"Justin Smith is an amazing artist... he sculpted the head wraps to be strong, unique and iconic."

Maleficent Press Roundup


Using animal skins, bones and even teeth, three London designers, handpicked by Angelina Jolie, turned Disney's villain into a vision of vileness, says the Hollywood Reporter.

Angelina Jolie Dishes Details Behind Her Character's Costume Design at HNGN.com. The Hatter behind Angelina Jolie's film look is at fashioninsider.de. Angelina Jolie's 'Maleficent' Photo Shoot is described at WWD.com. From animal bones to leather corsets, Maleficent is full of surprises, so says stylist.com.

Justin discusses creating millinery for Angelina Jolie on the Moviefone Blog in "How Disney Brought Maleficent to Life". NBC Los Angeles reports: "Those Horns: Maleficent's Headwear To Go On Display". More from the German online edition of Vogue .Justin explains some of the finer details in Stitch Kingdom.

Instyle feature on Maleficent


All the Details on Angelina Jolie’s Maleficent look at Instyle.com.