Christie Brinkley

Short and Sweet Christie Brinkley

Christie Brinkley, born as Christie Lee Hudson on 2nd February 1954 is an American Actress and Model. She was born in Monroe, Michigan, USA. Famous for appearing on a cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuits Issues of 1981, Brinkley has played important roles in the movies like The Hamptons of 2002, About Face: Supermodels Then and Now of 2012 and Safety in Paradise of 2014. Besides acting and modeling, Christie has developed her career as Television Personality, author, and Designer.

 Facts of Christie Brinkley

Full Name Christie Brinkley
Date of birth 2nd February 1954
Age 63 Years
Nickname Christie
Marital Status Married
Birthplace Monroe, Michigan, USA 
Ethnicity White
Religion N/A
Profession Actress, Model, Designer 
Active Year 1973-Present
Eye color Blue 
Hair color Blonde
Build Voluptuous
Nationality American
Father Harbert Hudson
Mother Marjorie Hudson 
Siblings Gregory Donald Brinkley
Spouse Jean-François Allaux (1973–1981), Billy Joel (1985–1994)
Richard Taubman (1994–1995), Peter Cook (1996–2008) 
Height 5 feet 9 inch  
Weight 64 Kg
Education Paul Revere Junior High School
Online Presence, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
Net Worth $80 million

Early Life and Education

Entering into her early life, Christie was a child of Marjorie and Harbert Hudson and was adopted by Don Brinkley after Marjorie married him. She has a brother named, Gregory Donald Brinkley.

She graduated from Paul Revere Junior High School and went to Paris to learn an art.


Christie builds her career, appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuits Issues for consecutive three years from 1979 to 1981. She was signed by Ford Modeling Agency. Her debut movie was ‘Vacation’, and soon she appeared in its sequel ‘Vegas Vacation’. She also had appeared in NBC’s ‘Mad About You’. Christie is appreciated by fans and fellows mostly for her huge and impacting guest roles. She was on the cover of several magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar, Rolling Stone, Newsweek, Nisan, Glamour and so on.

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She had worked as the spokesperson for numerous cosmetics brands and had launched own production lines including eyewear, jewelry, and skincare. The author of the books like ‘Secret’ and ‘Shortcuts to Look Great’, Christie holds the prestigious awards including Merit Award (2001), Spirit of Achievement Award (2003), Humanitarian Award, Heart Award and much more.

Personal Life

Looking into her personal life, Christie is married and divorced four times in her life. Firstly, She married French Artist Jean-François Allaux in 1973 and ended in 1981 without children. In 1985 with musician Bill Joye, and the couple ended in 1994. The couple has a child named Alexa Ray Joye.

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Thirdly, she was married to real estate developer Richard Taubman in 1994 and Finally with architect Peter Halsey Cook in 1996. The couple split in 2008 and had two children named Jack Paris Brinkley Cook and Sailor Lee Brinkley Cook. Currently, Christie is living single life at the age of 63.


Blonde and Beautiful Christie has curvy voluptuous build body that measures 36-24-35 with natural breasts wearing 34B Bra Size. She stands 5 feet 9 inch tall and weighs 64 Kg. She has the looks of natural California beach girls with Blue Eyes, Blonde Hair, deep sultry voice with a megawatt smile on her face.

Net Worth 

As per the wiki, she earns a net worth of $250 million from her various career. As per the celebritynetworth she has an estimated net worth of $ 80 million. She is in touch with her fans and fellows through her official website