Leah Rhodes
Date of Birth
Jul 21, 1902
Birth Place:
Port Arthur, TX

Biography

Costume designer Leah Rhodes ran the Warner Bros. costume department during WWII while her mentor, Orry-Kelly, served in the military. Born in Port Arthur, TX, Rhodes' career continued through the '60s. In 1949, she shared an Academy award with designers Billy Travilla and Marjorie Best for The Adventures of Don Juan. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi...