FILE – This undated file photo provided by Style.com shows stylist Kate Young. Young, the woman responsible for some of Michelle Williams and Natalie Portman’s most memorable red carpet moments, tops the Hollywood Reporter’s countdown of the 25 most influential stylists in showbiz. The issue on newsstands Thursday, March 15, 2012 salutes the trendsetters behind the trendiest A-listers, including Leslie Fremar, whose clientele includes Charlize Theron and Reese Witherspoon (#2), as well as Emma Stone’s go-to stylist, Petra Flannery (#3). (AP Photo/Style.com, File)
NEW YORK (AP) — Kate Young, the stylist responsible for some of Michelle Williams’ and Natalie Portman’s most memorable red carpet moments, tops The Hollywood Reporter’s countdown of the 25 most powerful stylists in showbiz.
Young earned the honor in part for helping make Portman a red carpet fixture last year while she was pregnant and on her way to winning the best actress Oscar for “Black Swan.”
The issue ranks the trendsetters behind the A-listers, including Leslie Fremar at No. 2, whose clientele includes Charlize Theron and Reese Witherspoon.
No. 3 is Petra Flannery, who likes to discover new talent and make them fashion stars. Her roster includes Emma Stone, Zoe Saldana, Mila Kunis and Megan Fox.
The issue hits newsstands Thursday.[/auth]