“Hello, Mr. Yakamoto,” the virtual sales associate said to a befuddled John Anderton, played by Tom Cruise in the 2002 film “Minority Report.” “Welcome back to the Gap! How did those assorted tank tops work out for you?”
At the time, the scene’s take on personalized retail — complete with holograms and retina scanning — seemed far-fetched. So did Anderton’s mall stroll, featuring customized advertisements calling out to him by name. Turns out, the film’s vision for the future of shopping was prescient.
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
“I feel like the [Emmy] nomination is this absurdly generous bonus to something that I’ve already been excited by for quite some time now,” Darren Criss tells @ktauer about his nomination for his role as Andrew Cunanan in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, “My general attitude toward life is I hope for everything but expect nothing. But when you’re playing for the Warriors, there’s a good chance you’ll make it to the championships. And I’m not saying I’m Steph Curry, but when you’re on [showrunner] Ryan Murphy’s team, it seems more palpable than ever,” he continues. (Criss previously starred on “Glee,” another Murphy creation, although they didn’t directly work together.) “I feel like I’ve already won the lottery.” Read more in WWD.com (📸: @lexieblacklock ) #wwdeye #darrencriss #americancrimestory #emmys2018