Christie Brinkley Net Worth

Christy Brinkley is an American model, entrepreneur and actress

Christy Brinkley is an American model, entrepreneur and actress who has a net worth of $100 million.

Christie first became internationally famous in the 1970s as a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model.

She eventually went on to become one of the most-successful and highest-paid models in the world.

She rose to fame in the 1970s thanks to her appearances in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues, and for 25 years served as the face of CoverGirl.

With a career spanning over three decades, Brinkley has been featured on more than 500 magazine covers, and has worked with a plethora of major brands.

Christie Brinkley was born as Christie Lee Hudson in 1954 in Monroe, Michigan

Afterward, her family moved to Los Angeles, where her mother Marjorie met and married TV writer and producer Donald Brinkley.

. Brinkley went to school at Paul Revere Junior High, and from 9th to 12th grade attended Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles

It was in a post office in Paris, in 1973, that Brinkley was discovered by American photographer Errol Sawyer.

Taking her first modeling pictures, Sawyer introduced Brinkley to Elite Model Management

where she met influential fashion photographers such as Mike Reinhardt and Patrick Demarchelier.