Streetwear Takes Center Stage on ‘The Hype’

Streetwear Takes Center Stage on ‘The Hype’

A new HBO Max competition show attempts to bring streetwear to a mainstream audience. Rikki Hughes, the producer of HBO Max’s new streetwear competition show The Hype, can hardly believe her program is the first of its kind. “You have television shows about Alaska...
The Hype Is a New Kind of Fashion Competition Show

The Hype Is a New Kind of Fashion Competition Show

In the first episode of HBO Max’s new fashion design competition show, The Hype, nine young streetwear designers have been brought together at a cavernous industrial space in Los Angeles. They’re there to showcase their design skills and are introduced to their first...