Mychael Knight, Project Runway Season 3
Mychael originally auditioned to be a contestant on season two but was rejected. He appeared on season three, going on to win the Fan Favorite Award and a $10,000 cash prize, which he used to launch his unisex fragrance MajK. He created custom designs for celebrities such as Patti LaBelle and Jennifer Hudson, then debuted his own line during Charleston, SC's F/W2010 Fashion Week. Mychael returned to Project Runway: All Stars for season three. He passed away on Oct. 17, 2017, in Atlanta. In an interview with NBC News, Mychael's friend Jerris Madison said, "he died doing what he loved."