Getty Images Johnny Wright, the 32-year-old hairstylist responsible for Michelle Obama's ever-sophisticated locks, talked with W magazine about how he met the First Lady and his plans for a reality TV show. As one can imagine, it helps to be affiliated with Mrs. O, considered by many to be one of the nation's most admirable fashion icons. Wright works in Washington, D.C. at Corte Salon.On meeting Mrs. Obama:I met her at the beginning of the campaign at an Essence photo shoot in Chicago...Read Full Story
Getty Images Johnny Wright, the man behind Michelle Obama's sleek coif, has signed a reality show deal with 44 Blue, which produces A&E's Split Ends.Mrs. Obama requested Wright's services during her husband's campaign after he styled her for an Ebony photo shoot. Originally from Chicago, Wright now works at Fekkai in Los Angeles.A spokesperson for 44 Blue said of Wright: There aren't many people of color doing makeover and beauty shows. We figured there's got to be somebody out there...Read Full Story
Johnny Wright is Michelle Obama's hairstylist. Originally from Chicago, Wright now lives in Los Angeles.