Christopher Sutton is an actor, director and fashion designer who was born on July 13, 1983 in Belfast; he trained as a performance artist at Belfast's University of Ulster, UK. In 2008 he graduated from the prestigious Gaiety School of Acting: The National Theatre School of Ireland. Sutton went on to work with Rankin, and received the UnLtd Millennium Award Fund for his first documentary film in 2009. Sutton has worked with directors, stylists and artists across the scope of fashion and the entertainment industry, including Nicola Formichetti, Nick Knight, Steven Meisel, Steven Klein and Patti Wilson. He's Director of Chris Sutton Studio since 2012, a creative consultancy working on varied special design and art commissions, with a fashion basis.