Socialite and influencer linked to the fashion world, Harry suffered from dependence on controlled drugs
Socialite and fashion influencer Harry Brant , son of top Stephanie Seymour , 52, with billionaire Peter Brant , 73, died at the age of 24. The information was released on Monday (18) by the New York Times .
The model had made a niche for herself by erasing the barriers of gender stereotypes in both the fashion and cosmetics industries
Harry Brant , son of billionaire Peter Brant and Stephanie Seymour , one of the original supermodels, passed away last Sunday at the age of 24 . The cause, his family clarified last Monday, has been an overdose. As the New York Times reported, the model had been struggling with addiction for several years.
The couple still have two other children: Peter Brant Jr. , 27, and Lilly Margaret Brant , 16. Stephanie is still the mother of Dylan Thomas Andrews , 31, her firstborn, from her relationship with guitarist Tommy Andrews .
“We will be forever sad that his life was interrupted by this devastating illness. He has achieved a lot in his 24 years, but we will never have a chance to see how much more Harry could have done,” the statement began.
“Harry was not just our son. He was also a wonderful brother, a loving grandson, a favorite uncle and a caring friend. He was a creative, loving and powerful soul that brought light to the hearts of so many people. He was truly a person beautiful inside and out.”
“For me, wearing makeup is almost like a feeling of armor that can be used any way I want, as a form of completely transformative self-expression,” said Harry in the article.
Harry Brant along with his brother Peter Brant Jr. belonged to the new generation Z of the New York elite. Amos rose to fame when in 2015 they launched a cosmetic collection for the MAC firm, which in a few weeks became a bestseller.
Harry Brant was a prominent model who participated in major Vogue and Balmain advertising campaigns in Italy. Likewise, he previously launched a unisex makeup line in partnership with MAC and was also noted for being a writer for Interview magazine, owned by his father Peter Brant.
In the past, Harry Brant was arrested for drug possession and theft after trying to get out of a taxi without paying.
Stephanie Seymour: Who is Harry Brant’s mother?
Stephanie Seymour is a 52-year-old prominent American model who was born in San Diego, California in 1968.
Seymour’s artistic career began in the 1990s with her appearance in numerous editions of Sports Illustrated and Vogue magazines.
The star is also known for being one of the first models in the advertising campaigns of Victoria’s Secret, the major American lingerie firm.
Seymour entered the acting industry with her appearances in “Pollock” and “Law & Order: Criminal Intent.” Currently, the model is represented by the IMG Models agency, which has offices in New York, Paris, Milan, London and Sydney.
Stephanie Seymour has been married to Peter Brant since 1995 and they are the parents of four children together: Peter Brant, Jr., Harry Brant (who recently passed away), Lilly Margaret Brant, and Dylan Thomas Andrews.
Celebrity Net Worth reported that Seymour has a net worth of $ 100 million from her outstanding modeling career.
Peter Brant: Who is Harry Brant’s father?
Peter Brant is a 73-year-old prominent American businessman who was born in New York City in 1947.
Today, Brant owns newsprint maker White Birch Paper and Brant Publications, Inc., whose holdings include Interview Magazine, founded by Andy Warhol.
Celebrity Net Worth reported that Peter Brant has a net worth of $ 800 million.