Well aware that the person you become can’t escape the person you once were, this year’s Pratt Legends honorees gladly dished about their imperfect pasts.
Fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger, artist Ellsworth Kelly and philanthropist Emily Fisher Landau each delved into their memory banks after taking top honors for their respective areas of expertise. On the 45th floor of 7 World Trade Center in Manhattan, Rosanne Cash, whose music often champions defeating adversity, capped off the night by performing with her husband, John Leventhal.
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)
"That's something that resonates with me too because I'm so locked into a number. If I go over that number it completely ruins my day so it's nice to get detached from the number on the scale." - Chelsea Handler on Kelly LeVeque's book "Body Love." #wwdeye (📷: John Salangsang)