Actor Lakeith Stanfield Teaming with Ethical Oscars Fashion Initiative

Actor Lakeith Stanfield who stars in FX’s Atlanta and the Academy Award-nominated film, Get Out, will join Suzy Amis Cameron’s Red Carpet Green Dress (RCGD) for the 2018 Oscars initiative. RCGD is an organization that combines the worlds of fashion and sustainability. The critically acclaimed actor will attend the 90th Academy Awards in ethical evening wear designed by leading global fashion brands.

Actress, environmental advocate, educator and wife of director James Cameron, Amis Cameron founded RCGD in 2009 and has worked with internationally acclaimed designers each year to dress stars in ethical formal wear and jewelry for the Academy AwardsNumerous celebrities have stood with RCGD and walked the red carpet in the name of sustainability including Emma Roberts (Scream Queens), Sophie Turner (X-Men, Game of Thrones), Naomie Harris (Moonlight), Gina Rodriguez (Annihilation, Jane the Virgin), Kellan Lutz (Twilight), Jake McDorman (American Sniper) and Missi Pyle (Gone Girl).

In a statement, Amis Cameron shares, “This year is extraordinarily special being able to have a remarkable actor to represent us at the Academy Awards. A shift is taking place in our country and more and more people are wanting to do their part bettering the environment and themselves. Our network of designers, talent, and sponsors are all expanding because they are seeing how sustainable living directly impacts our lives in the present and in the future. I am humbled and excited to have Lakeith illustrate ethical high-end fashion at this year’s Oscars.”

Named one of “Hollywood’s rising stars under 35” by The Hollywood Reporter, Stanfield is known for his memorable role as Andrew Logan King, in the critically acclaimed thriller Get Out, currently nominated for four Academy Awards including “Best Picture.” The Atlanta native is literally in everything you’ve watched lately. He’s playing quirky detective ’L’ in Netflix’s Death Note as well as Colin Warner in Amazon’s “Crown Heights,” winner of the Audience Award in the Dramatic category at the Sundance Film Festival. Additional credits include War Machine opposite Brad Pitt, FX’s series Atlanta, Oliver Stone’s Snowden opposite Shailene Woodley and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, playing Snoop Dogg in Straight Outta Compton, and as the Civil Rights activist Jimmie Lee Jackson in the two-time Oscar nominated film Selma.

On March 1, supporters from current and past campaigns will gather in honor of RCGD annual Pre-Oscars party to be held at a private residence in Los Angeles, supported by Absolut Elyx. Absolut Elyx is built on the principles of quality, integrity and true craftsmanship and are also doing their part in helping others; with every copper purchase in the Elyx Boutique, they provide safe water to more than 100,000 people worldwide with the help of Water for People.

It is due to the aid of corporate partners like Absolut Elyx and annual contests that financial security can be provided to MUSE School CA. MUSE School CA is an environmental non-profit educational organization Amis Cameron founded in Calabasas, California. with her sister Rebecca Amis. This assistance enables students to access a transformative educational experience. MUSE School CA ensures smaller class sizes, personalized instruction and learning practices; all set within an inspiring and beautiful campus. Through these key elements, MUSE School CA paves the way in creating leaders of the future.