Trailer: Ewan McGregor Is “Halston”

Originally published on Dark Horizons by Garth Franklin

Netflix has released the first trailer for Ryan Murphy’s limited series “Halston” starring Golden Globe winner Ewan McGregor as the late legendary fashion designer Roy Halston Frowick.

The series follows the legendary fashion designer as he leverages his name into a worldwide fashion empire synonymous with luxury, sex, status, and fame – defining 1970s and 1980s New York – until a hostile takeover forces him to battle for control of the Halston name.

Other cast includes Krysta Rodriguez as Liza Minnelli, Rory Culkin as Joel Schumacher, Bill Pullman as David Mahoney, Kelly Bishop as Eleanor Lamber, Vera Farmiga as Adele, Rebecca Davan as Elsa Peretti, David Pittu as Joe Eula, Sullivan Jones as Ed Austin and Gianfranco Rodriguez as Victor Hugo.

Based on Steven Gaines’ book “Simply Halston,” the series was written and created by Sharr White with Daniel Minahan directing. It premieres on Friday, May 14th.

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