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Christian Audigier Wiki Biography
Christian Ginutti was born on the 21st May 1958 in Avignon, France and died on the 9th July 2015 in Los Angeles, USA and was a fashion designer and entrepreneur best known for the labels Von Dutch, Christian Audigier, Lord Baltimore and Ed Hardy. Christian has been working in the fashion industry from 1963 until his death.
How rich was the fashion designer? It has been reported by authoritative sources that the outright size of Audigier net worth was as much as $250 million, converted to the present day. Design was the main source of his income.
Christian Audigier Net Worth $250 Million
To begin with, he grew up in a poor family in southern France. Raised by his mother, he left school at 14 to work. He was passionate about James Dean and the American dream. Audigier moved to Bali in 1990. He remained there for various business affairs. There, he was sentenced to ten years in prison for possession of drugs but was released after serving only three and half months of detention. According to the newspaper Libération, he buttered authorities with the thousands of dollars.
In 2000, he settled in Los Angeles and began a new life with just $500 in his pocket. Soon, he made famous clientele in Hollywood including such celebrities as Michael Jackson, Britney Spears, Jessica Alba, Mariah Carey, Paris Hilton, Miley Cyrus, Snoop Dogg, Chris Brown, Usher and even Madonna. Christian Audigier created his own business marketing using the technique of celebrity wear; he gave hats and shirts with the image of his brand from the store Melrose Avenue and paid paparazzi to photograph stars like Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake and Madonna wearing his products. Soon, his labels became very popular which increased the total size of Christian Audigier net worth and popularity.
What is more, the designer was also known for having contributed to the design the famous brands American Eagle Outfitters, Kookai, Chipie, Lee, Liberto, Levi’s, Naf Naf and one of his most important achievements was to have worked to the fashion of Von Dutch; he left his mark in 2004.
His last companies were the Don Ed Hardy brand as well as Smet, which came from a joint project with Johnny Hallyday. Moreover, he had an eponymous brand Christian Audigier which was associated with a wine cooperative in France: the establishment Montpeyroux.
In the spring of 2009, he published an autobiography entitled “Mon American Dream: des cités d’Avignon à la Cité des Anges”.
In 2011, he sold the brand Ed Hardy to the company Iconix Brand Group Inc. for $62 million.
In addition to fashion design, he had also launched the line of perfume called Ed Hardy.
Christian died because of myelodysplastic syndrome, bone cancer. He was buried after the farewell ceremony and tributes organized in his property in Los Angeles a few days after his death in July 2015.
Finally, in the personal life of the designer, he was married to Ira Audigier, and they had four children: Rocco Mick Jagger, Dylan, Crystal and Vito Audigiers. He launched the brand Crystal Rock inspired by his daughter Crystal.
|Full Name||Christian Audigier|
|Net Worth||$250 Million|
|Date Of Birth||Christian Ginutti 21 May 1958 Avignon, France|
|Died||10 July 2015, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, U.S. (aged 57)|
|Place Of Birth||Avignon, France|
|Profession||Designer, Fashion designer for Ed Hardy and Von Dutch clothing lines, entrepreneur, businessman|
|Children||Rocco Mick Jagger, Dylan, Crystal, Vito Audigiers|
|Nicknames||Christian Audigier , 克里斯汀・奧帝杰 , 克里斯汀・奧迪吉耶 , Christian Audigier|
|Record Labels||Von Dutch, Christian Audigier, Lord Baltimore, Ed Hardy, Lord Baltimore, Lady Baltimore|
|1||I was dreaming all my life of America, of the blue jean, of Marlon Brando, and the trucker hat.|
|2||I promote myself to sell my brands. Because now I am a kind of celeb. I am in a different world than the fashion industry. I am with Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson, Madonna. I build me as a celebrity.|
|Ed Hardy Boyz 2: The Case of When That Hot Filipina Girl Lost Her Tramp Stamp at Mini-Golf||2011||Short|
|Bob Ghetto||2009||TV Series|
|Vif||2016||Documentary executive producer completed|
|Five Thirteen||2013||executive producer|
|Ed Hardy Boyz 2: The Case of When That Hot Filipina Girl Lost Her Tramp Stamp at Mini-Golf||2011||Short executive producer|
|America's Next Top Model||2008||TV Series special thanks - 1 episode|
|Oak Hill||2008||special thanks|
|Les folles inventions du professeur Cogito||2007||TV Series thanks|
|Fashion News Live||2015||TV Series||Himself|
|Sweden's Next Top Model||2012||TV Series||Himself - Guest Judge|
|Crystal Audigier, tel père telle fille||2009||TV Series||Himself|
|Britain's Ugliest Models||2009||TV Series documentary||Himself - Ed Hardy|
|On n'est pas couché||2009||TV Series||Himself|
|Le grand journal de Canal+||2009||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Salut les Terriens||2009||TV Series||Himself|
|Tellement People||2008||TV Series||Himself|
|The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency||2006-2008||TV Series documentary||Himself - CEO-Head Designer: Ed Hardy / Himself - Head Designer: Ed Hardy|
|US tour me voilà!||2007||TV Series documentary||Himself|
|Janice & Abbey||2007||TV Series||Himself|
|In the Cutz||2006||TV Series||Himself|