CNN Style Presents Tokyo Special Featuring Nicola Formichetti, Ryucheru And More

Derek Blasberg Talks To Hidetoshi Nakata CNN Style Presents Tokyo Special Featuring Nicola Formichetti, Ryucheru And MoreDerek Blasberg talks to Hidetoshi Nakata. Image: CNN

This May, CNN Style host Derek Blasberg will be exploring fashion, art and design scenes in Tokyo, Japan.

Among the highlights in the 30-minute episode include discussions with award-winning Italian-Japanese fashion director and editor Nicola Formichetti of Nicopanda alongside legendary street photographer, Shoichi Aoki on evolution and possible decline of street style in Japan.

Derek Blasberg With Ryucheru And Peco CNN Style Presents Tokyo Special Featuring Nicola Formichetti, Ryucheru And MoreDerek Blasberg with Peco and Ryucheru. Image: CNN

The episode also features famous Harajuku fashion model Ryucheru as he offers insight regarding the emergence of Japan’s subcultures as well as last year’s Japanese hot fashion trend known as “Genderless Kei“. Other guests such as Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami, emoji inventor Shigetaka Kurita as well as the former footballer and fashion star Hidetoshi Nakata, are also included in the episode.

The “CNN Style: Tokyo” episode will be broadcasted in selected Asian countries including Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur and Manila throughout the month of May. Check out the trailer here.

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