December 5, 2020

Heidi Klum, Kate Upton Support Zac Posen at ‘House of Z’ Screening

Zac Posen first watched “House of Z,” the documentary that tracks his 15-year trajectory in the fashion industry, in its entirety about a year ago. He was “really pleased” with what he saw — much to the relief of director Sandy Chronopoulos, who sweated through the whole initial viewing.
“I was nervous, and I think you were nervous, too,” she said to Posen at a cocktail party and screening Thursday evening at the Crosby Street Hotel.
“I was very nervous,” Posen replied. “It’s touchy subjects. It’s dealing with business, creativity, conflict, but if I hadn’t gone through this experience, I wouldn’t be where I am today with my company. It was humbling. I think it made me a better creator and a better person.” But, he adds, “I still wish Glenn Close was in the movie.”
Glenn Close might not have made the final cut — “I will never live that down,” said Chronopoulos — but the film includes interviews with Sean Combs, André Leon Talley, Naomi Campbell, Claire Danes and Natalie Portman. Unfortunately, none were able to squeeze the screening into their fashion week schedules, so Heidi Klum, Sailor Brinkley-Cook and Kate Upton filled in.
“I did Zac’s show, I want to say it was probably

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