How rich is Gilles Bensimon?
Gilles Bensimon Net Worth:
|Birth date:||February 29, 1944|
|Birth place:||Vic-sur-Cère, France|
|Profession:||Photographer, Fashion Photographer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Kelly Killoren Bensimon (m. 1997–2007), Elle Macpherson (m. 1986–1989)|
|Children:||Thadeus Ann Bensimon, Sea Louise Bensimon|
Gilles Bensimon wiki & biography:
Gilles was also the creative director of the prestigious Elle publication. He joined Elle in 1967, and while working with this magazine, Bensimon’s thoughts reached roughly around 20 million readers. A couple of years after his joining with French Elle, he helped to begin the American Elle, that he’d shot Claudia Schiffer, Lisa Snowdon, Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Rachel Williams, Tyra Banks, Beverly Peele, Yasmin Le Bon and Honor Fraser.
He’s one of the best known fashion photographers nowadays. Gilles has shot many beauties through his lenses.
While he was working with all the French Elle, he met his first wife Pascha. They have one child from the relationship. He met his second wife in 1985. She was an Australian model. This marriage didn’t last long and they had to part ways with a divorce in 1989. His third wife was Kelly Killoren Bensimon, a former US model, designer, author as well as the editor of the Elle Accessories. Again this pair also didn’t continue long. They divorced in 2007. Bensimon has not got married since his third divorce. But there have already been rumors of several relationships with models. According to reports, he’s now with Pablo Picasso’s granddaughter.
Gilles Francis Charles Bensimon (Vic sur Cre, February 29, 1944) is a French fashion photographer as well as the former International Creative Manager of “Elle” magazine. He has also become the photographer on the reality television series “America’s Next Top Model”.
Bensimon was born with advanced dyslexia so his mother said if he did something in artwork he could express himself better. Living in Paris, France, he joined French Elle in 1967. A couple of years after Bensimon helped establish American Elle, for which photographed Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell, Tyra Banks, Rachel Williams, Honor Fraser, Yasmin Le Bon, Elle Macpherson, and Beverly Peele.
During his tenure as International Creative Director and Head Photographer of Elle magazine, Bensimon’s vision reached an estimated 20 million readers world-wide. He’s well referred to as a star photographer, having a portfolio composed of leading models and stars, including Schiffer, Campbell, Turlington, Linda Evangelista, Nadge du Bospertus, Gisele Bndchen, Madonna, Gwyneth Paltrow, Sharon Stone, Keira Knightley, Beyonc, Jennifer Lopez, Reese Witherspoon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Halle Berry and Uma Thurman. His commercial customers range from Kohl’s to Saks Fifth Avenue and Maybelline to Clarins.