Christie Brinkley Short Bio
Christie Lee Hudson better known today with short name as Christie Brinkley is American model and actress. She was born in Monroe, Michigan, the daughter of Marjorie (née Bowling) and Herbert Hudson. The family then relocated to Canoga Park, California, and there her mother remarried again to television writer Don Brinkley in Bel Aire. With her step father and family, she then moved to Malibu and then the Brentwood neighborhoods of Los Angeles. There, she was educated at t Paul Revere Jr. High and attended Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles from 9th to 12th grade. She never continued study to university but moved to Paruis and took study art in 1973.
Christie Brinkley Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||February 2, 1954|
|Age||60 years old|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Hip Size||35 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||54 kg 120 pounds
Christie Brinkley Career
At first Christie Brinkley work as illustrator while in Paris. While she began as an illustrator, she then spotted by a photographer, who returns to the United States where she enter FORD3 under contract with the agency and being modeling since then. Here she begins to appeared in sports magazines, television spots that will eventually bind her relentlessly. Since then, she best known as high class model and establish her career more. Along her thirty-year career, more than 500 magazine covers Vogue, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, Life, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, PHOTO, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Sports Illustrated, Elle, etc. Christie Brinkley has never forgotten her second home, France, who welcomed and helped him become famous. Brinkley has also occasionally worked as an actress. Her first role was in 1983 in Vacation alongside Chevy Chase, role reprised in the 1997 sequel Vegas Vacation.
Christie Brinkley Controversy
Christie Brinkley known with her love adventure that quite amazing. She has been marrying several times to some famous men too. She also may gets the domestic violence both physical and mentally from her former husband too.
Christie Brinkley Dating
In 1973 she date and then married to French artist Jean-François Allaux but divorced in 1981 without any children. She then dated Olivier Chandon de Brailles, heir to the Moët-Chandon Champagne fortune. They are together until a year later, this man died due auto-race car crash. After that, she then dated musician Billy Joel and marrying him on March 23, 1985 on a yacht on the Hudson River. Their daughter, Alexa Ray Joel born on December 29, 1985 and again in 1994, Brinkley divorced her current husband. She then dated Real estate developer Richard Taubman and marrying him on December 22, 1994, in Telluride, Colorado. After blessing with boy named Jack Paris Taubman, the couple then ended their married in 1995. She then in relationship with an architect Peter Halsey Cook. They are engaged in 1996 and married on September 21, 1996 at a ranch in Bridgehampton, New York. They had one child Sailor Brinkley Cook but latter divorcing him due domestic abuse on October 3, 2008.
Christie Brinkley Net Worth
Christie Brinkley earn much money from many fields. Christie Brinkley shares her beauty secrets, publishes books for a balanced diet and riding the wave of new dietary age. She also signed a collection of sunglasses Nouveau Eyewear, called Christie Brinkley Perspectives, her own fragrance called Believe, and a line of jewelry produced by Swank and her figure was transposed in the toy Matchbox Toys for a line of dolls inspired to real models. It then makes her net worth reached the amount of $80 million.v