That ‘Ziwe’ Look

On her new Showtime series, Ziwe Fumudoh’s feminine-with-a-wink style enables her sharp comedy.

In the first episode of her new variety series on Showtime, the comedian Ziwe Fumudoh asks the writer Fran Lebowitz: “What bothers you more: slow walkers or racism?”

“This character is hyperbolic,” Ms. Fumudoh said a few days before the premiere of “Ziwe.” “It’s only hyperbole that somebody would ask that question. And you see that reflected in how I dress.”

Ms. Fumudoh was explaining how the wardrobe for the series came together: a tornado of pink that has sucked up a few feather boas, a mountain of crystal embellishments and an assortment of fuzzy hats, plastic visors, tiny

→ Continue reading at The New York Times

[ufc-fb-comments url="http://www.newyorkmetropolitan.com/design/that-ziwe-look"]

Latest Articles

Related Articles