Renowned American model Christie Brinkley has updated net worth of $90 million in 2017. Check out her house and car she own, yearly salary, siblings to family detail. Born with the name Christie Lee Hudson, she gained fame all around the globe, being featured on three consecutive Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue covers in 1981. She had also been the face of CoverGirl for 25 years. This has been the longest cosmetics contract for any model in history. Christie had appeared on the cover of 500 magazine covers and had been signed with major brands, both in the field of fashion and others. Brinkley continued her career not only as model but also as an actress, tv personality, writer, to an activist for the animal and human rights movement.
|Full Name||Christie Brinkley|
|Birth Date||February 02, 1954|
|Height||5.8 feet / 1.75 m|
|Parents||Marge Brinkley and Herbert Hudson|
|Net Worth||$90 Million|
|Source of Income||Modeling|
|Annual Salary||$5 Million|
|Children||Alexa Ray Joel, Sailor Lee Brinkley-Cook and Jack Paris Brinkley Cook|
|Ethnicity||German, Irish, English and Scottish|
|Husband||Peter Cook (1996-2008)
Richard Taubman (1994-1995)
Billy Joel (1985-1994)
Jean-François Allaux (1973-1981)
Christie was born on 1954, as Christie Lee Hudson in Monroe. Her mother is Marjorie and father is Herbert Hudson. Brinkley got her education from Paul Revere Junior High School. She also attended the Le Lycee Francais de Los Angeles. When she finished her graduation, she moved to Paris in the pursuit of studying art. She was discovered by the famous American photographer Errol Sawyer in 1973. Errol was the one to take the first modelling pictures and introduce her to John Casablancas of the Elite Model Management in Paris. This is how her career as a model began.
Soon she was featured multiple times on the cover of Glamour. That was followed by the contract with CoverGirl, which lasted for about 25 years. She was again signed up by the company in 2005 for the advertisements in magazines and other television commercials. After being featured in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for three consecutive times in 1979, 1980 and 1981, she dashed to fame. She was also featured in the 2005 Sports Illustrated 40th Anniversary Issue’s Hall of Fame. She had been on the magazine covers of Vogue, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Rolling Stone and others.
Being a model and actress Christie Brinkley has huge net worth of $90 million in 2017. Recently it came in news that Christie Brinkley is planning to sell her 02 houses worth $50, one is located in New York and another house is in Bridgehampton. Source – https://www.cnbc.com/. She own few luxurious cars including Ferrari 308 GTS .
Brinkley had appeared in the 1983 film National Lampoon’s Vacation as an actress for the first time. She was also featured in the 1997 sequel named Vegas Vacation. She had been married on four occasions, the one with Peter Cook, being the most notable one. She also has three children. She had been very active during her career and had participated in writing and photography as well. She is well known for her activities to spread awareness about the environment.