The Way I Dress: Mr Simon Hammerstein

The third in the new series of films for Mr Porter. Simon Hammerstein is the founder of The Box, which is 2 nightclubs, one in New York and one in London. Hammerstein’s family have had their iron in the showbiz fire from a time when the Dead Sea was still alive. His grandfather, Oscar Hammerstein, along with partner, Richard Rogers, was the man who gave the world such songs as ‘Ol’ Man River’, ‘Oklahoma’, ‘Some Enchanted Evening’, ‘Climb Ev’ry Mountain’ and ‘The Sound Of Music’ among many others.

This film was shot in a suite on the 8th floor of the Standard Hotel in New York City.