Parsons School of Design alumnus with a BFA in fashion, who has worked in the menswear industry for several years. Past lives have been in the East Village and Lower East Side of Manhattan; more recently transplanted to Harlem. Currently living in a 1907 "French flat," an Edwardian era middle-class apartment.
The Times has an interview with baker-turned-actor Dwight Henry who apparently plans to open a new store in Harlem sometimes in the near future. Mr. Henry specializes in "crunchy-fried buttermilk drop doughnuts" and apparently was serving them up on film set and got a part in the said film. After finishing up on a second production, the baker has now decided to open up a branch of his new Orleans shop uptown. Read more in the Times: LINK