Upfront

Aug
2008

Pucci Eyes the Prize

It’s been a busy and star-studded time for Pucci. The Marchon brand was the official eyewear for the 62nd annual Tony Awards and the 35th annual Daytime Emmy Awards, which were both took place last month.

The Tonys, held at Radio City Music Hall in New York, recognizes achievements in Broadway productions. Legendary comedienne and ceremony host Whoopi Goldberg, Patti Lupone, who received the award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical for her role in “Gypsy,” as well as award presenters Kristen Chenoweth, Glenn Close, Liza Minelli and Laura Linney all received an Emilio Pucci sun style as part of the official Tony Awards gift bag.

The Daytime Emmys, held at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, recognizes achievements in American daytime television programming. Those receiving an Emilio Pucci eyewear makeover included the Outstanding Talk Show Host winner Ellen DeGeneres, Outstanding Talk Show Informative winner Tyra Banks and Outstanding Talk Show Entertainment winner Rachel Ray, as well as award presenters like legendary soap opera actress Susan Lucci (shown here in style EP604S).
—Jackie Micucci

 

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