Tim Aslam

Costume Designer

About

Bio

Tim Aslam is a Costume Designer based in London.

He studied architecture then fashion design and tailoring at Central Saint Martin’s.

He first worked in fashion for Richmond Cornejo and Wendy Dagworthy.

He was then at 20th Century Costumes and Berman’s and Nathans, suppliers to the Film and Television industries for a number of years, going freelance from 1992 as Assistant Costume Designer then Costume Crowd Supervisor, creating the look of background artists.

He became Costume Designer of Black Sails from 2013 designing the show for 3 seasons.

He is highly accomplished in both styling and manufacturing of contemporary and historical costumes, also used to large scale productions as seen in his work on Black Sails.


Resume

Television

Title Production Director Role
BLACK SAILS STARZ
Robert Levine, Jonathan Steinberg, Michael Bay
Various Costume Designer, Seasons 2 & 3
Asst. Costume Designer, Season 1
LARK RISE TO CANDLEFORD BBC
Bill Gallagher, Susan Hogg, Margaret Conway
Various Asst. Costume Designer, Season 1
CURSE OF THE RING (TVM) Sci‐Fi Channel
Andreas Grosch, Tim Halkin Marlow De Mardt
Uli Edel Asst. Costume Designer
STRANDED (TVM) Hallmark Channel
Robert Halmi Sr., Charles Salmon
Charles Beeson Asst. Costume Designer
DEACON BRODIE (TVM) BBC
Charles Brand, George Faber
Philip Saville Asst. Costume Designer
CATHERINE THE GREAT (TVM) A&E Television Networks
Wolf Bauer, Fred Sidewater Konstantin Thoeren
Marvin Chomsky
John Goldsmith
Asst. Costune Designer

 

Features

Title Production Director Role
GAMBIT FilmNation Ent.
Philip Elway, Rizal Risjad, Jane Frazer
Michael Hoffman Crowd Costume Supervisor
LES MISERABLES
*Nominated for Best Picture, Academy Awards 2012
Universal Pictures
Nicholas Allott, Liza Chasin, Eric Fellner
Tom Hooper Crowd Costume Supervisor
SHERLOCK HOLMES:
A GAME OF SHADOWS
Warner Bros.
Bruce Berman, Steve Clark‐Hall, Joel Silver
Guy Ritchie Crowd Costume Supervisor
HUGO
*Nominated for Best Picture, Academy Awards 2011
Paramount Pictures
Emma Koskoff, Charles Newirth Martin Scorsese, Johnny Depp
Martin Scorsese Asst. Costume Designer
THE KING’S SPEECH
*Best Picture Winner, Academy Awards 2010
The Weinstein Company
Harvey Weinstein, Bob Weinstein Geoffrey Rush
Tom Hooper Costume Asst. – 2nd Unit
THE NUTCRACKER IN 3D Cinemarket
Mortiz Borman, Laura Julian
Andrey Konchalovskiy Asst. Costume Designer
JHOOTHA HI SAHI Viva Entertainment
Firuzi Khan, Tejaswita Desai
Abba Tyrewala Asst. Costume Designer
MISS PETTIGREW LIVES FOR A DAY Focus Features
Paul Webster, Stephen Garrett
Bharat Nalluri Asst. Costume Designer
LOVE IN THE TIME OF CHOLERA New Line Cinema
Michael Roban, Robin Greenspan Jose Ludlow
Mike Newell Asst. Costume Designer
CAPTAIN ALATRISTE: THE SPANISH MUSKETEER 20th Century Fox
Belen Atienza, Inigo Marco
Agustin Diaz Yanes  
ERAGON Fox 2000
Gil Netter, Chris Symes, Wyck Godfrey
Stefan Fangmeier Asst. Costume Designer
THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND Fox Searchlight Pictures
Allon Reich, Tessa Ross, Andrew wood
Kevin MacDonald Costume Buyer, UK
DOMINION: PREQUEL TO THE EXORCIST Warner Bros.
Guy McElwaine, David C. Robinson
Paul Schrader Asst. Costume Supervisor
MODIGLIANI IFG
Gary Ungar, Antony Blakey, Irina Chirita
Mick Davies Asst. Costume Designer
EXORCIST: THE BEGINNING Warner Bros.
Guy McElwaine, David C. Robinson
Renny Harlin Asst. Costume Designer
THE ORDER 20th Century Fox
Thomas M. Hammel, Michael Kuhn
Brian Helgeland Asst. Costume Designer
THE LEAGUE OF EXTRAORDINARY GENTLEMEN 20th Century Fox
Trevor Albert, Mark Gordon, Bruce Devan
Stephen Norrington Asst. Costume Designer
SILENT CRY First Look Films
Keith Hayley, Harry Hicks, Henry Klejdys
Julian Richards Asst. Costume Designer
A KNIGHT’S TALE Columbia Pictures
Todd Black, Brian Helgeland
Brian Helgeland Asst. Wardrobe Supervisor