Who Am I ?


September 2011

1: Who am I?

I am Charly Shahin.

2: What do you do and what project are you currently working on?

I am the owner of Opus Beauty. My agency represents hair, make-up, wardrobe, and set designers in Los Angeles and New York. I have just launched a London office and I am working on making Opus Beauty an international brand.

3: Where are you from and where are you going?

I come from a place called Bethlehem, and I don’t mean Pennsylvania. You know, that place where Jesus was born? But I moved to Los Angeles as a young boy. So basically, I claim LA as home now. Where am I going? All over the world, baby!

4: Who is your biggest hero?

My husband.

5: What book is your bible?

Favorite all-time book is  The Da Vinci Code.

6: What are some things you love? And some things you hate?

Love: My two babies, Bentley and Monster (They are Mexican hairless dogs but with hair. I am not joking!).

Hate: Garlic, onions, and body odor.

7: What is your raison d’être?

Work hard, play hard.

8: What is your favorite color?


9: Who is your favorite comic book superhero?


10: What is your favorite NYC hot spot?

The Boom Boom Room.

11: What turns you on?


12: What would the last question of this questionnaire be if you were the one asking?

When is judgment day?

Founded in 1999 by Charly Shahin, the OpusBeauty offices were first conceived in Los Angeles, the heart of the entertainment industry, providing the perfect place to build a strong celebrity clientele. With a top-notch roster of artists, Opus Beauty’s clients expanded to advertising, editorial, and commercial bookings while also adding in their experience to consult on marketing and trend objectives for major campaigns. Opus Beauty’s offices have now expanded across the coast to New York and over the pond to London further building relationships with the music and fashion industry while also offering image consultant services to high-end celebrity clients.


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Questions by PMc Magazine

Edited by Meaghan Coffey

Photography by Bobby Heller at Opus Reps

Design by Jillian Mercado

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Charly Shahin, 2011, Photography by Bobby Heller at Opus Reps

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