Photo by: M. Sheppard

Photo by: M. Sheppard


Megan Coates is a Costume Designer, Stylist & Visual Artist. She works in the Film, Television, Music Video, Commercial & Print industries. Megan’s work can be seen in films such as Director Tate Taylor’s Ma starring Octavia Spencer, Allison Janney, Luke Evans and Juliet Lewis; and Eve starring Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell and John Malkovich. Megan’s most recent Costume Design credit is The Lovebirds directed by Michael Showalter starring Issa Rea & Kumail Nunjiani.

Megan is a 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Award Nominee for her work as Assistant Costume Designer on "Roots". Megan graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Technical Theater specializing in Costume Design from Emerson College in Boston in 2007. Since the completion of her studies Megan has worked on numerous television & film, video, commercial & print projects in Louisiana, Los Angeles, Mississippi & North Carolina. 

Megan possesses a strong knowledge of color theory, design & garment construction. She is  passionate about the duality of melding phsychology & design in the story telling process. And loves the collaborative process which comes from working alongside other passionate creatives. 

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