Menswear and womenswear designer who has become known for his signature line the house of Grayling Purnell which he launched in 2015. He is particularly known for his stunning evening gowns.
He attended both Parson's New School of Design and Fashion Institute of Technology before launching his first clothing line, Orphic Streetwear, in 2013.
At eight years old, he made his film debut in Meteor Man directed by Robert Townsend.
He wore custom clothes even as a child and his mother made a point to include him in the design process. He has a younger brother and a younger sister.
Both he and Selangie Arlene Henriquez gained fame as evening gown designers.