Irving, TX (PressExposure) December 04, 2009 -- Michael Mesa was born in Miami to Antonio Hopkins and Sara Roger. He lost his father at the age of four. His mother was his inspiration. She send him to one of the best local schools. He studied in School Of Fashion Design and Institute Of Fashion Technology, New York. He worked with many veteran fashion designers as assistant.
Later after attaining sufficient expertise he started as an individual fashion designer. At this time he had fallen in love with the model and actress Catherine Hopkins. After working for about 5 years in Fashion industry, he felt his true love was film making. He had sufficient contacts in the film industry as he was a fashion designer to many celebrities. He moved to Los Angeles and started his profession in film industry as a costume designer. He wrote the screen play for a low budget movie and a few other movies. Most of his movies had an artistic touch in it. These were different from the mainstream commercial Hollywood movies. Hence his career as a director ended there.
He again went back to fashion industry. In between he did some more movies which didn't make any presence in the chart toppers. His love affair with Catherine also ended up in failure. But it was Hannah Johnson, a friend of him retrieved back Michael Mesa Miami. She was a constant support to Michael Mesa. This relation ended in marriage in 1998. Michael Mesa had a successful career in Fashion industry. In 2001, he did another attempt to try his luck in the big screen.
Hannah always supported him as she loved the film maker in him. She produced a movie which Michael directed. It was about the influence of American culture in Indians settled there. It was a minor success and was exhibited in various Film Festivals. Michael Mesa Miami continues his career as a costume designer in the fashion world as well as in Hollywood.