Tom Fordis an American fashion designer, film director, screenwriter and film producer. He gained international fame as the creative director at Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent. In 2006, Ford launched his own "Tom Ford" label. In 2009, he directed the Oscar nominated film, A Single Man. In 2016, Nocturnal Animals will premiere in which Ford wrote, co-produced, and directed. It is based on the 1993 novel "Tony and Susan" by Austin Wright.