The Annapolis-native has positioned himself among the world's top designers. And now he takes on the additional hat of judge on "Project Runway: Threads," a spin-off of "Project Runway" that focuses on young, aspiring designers. The show premiers Oct. 23 at 10:30 p.m. on Lifetime.
For Hugo Weaving, the distance between his native Australia and Los Angeles isn't just 7,500 miles. It's the distance between his identities as a pop culture icon and as a conservatory-trained actor. Both of Weaving's faces are on prominent display in the Baltimore area this month.