Friday 25 July 2014

Evangelista goes to war for child support

Rachael Alexander in New York

Published 04/05/2012|05:00

  • Share

She has one of the world's most famous faces. He's a billionaire fashion CEO. And they are facing off in a big-money child-support battle in New York.

  • Share
  • Go To

Supermodel Linda Evangelista and ex-boyfriend Francois-Henri Pinault squared off yesterday in a Manhattan court. She's demanding that he pay child support for their five-year-old son.

Ms Evangelista has said she has gone through $46,000 (€35,000) a month on such expenses as armed bodyguards and a round-the-clock nanny for the boy, Augustin. Her lawyer says Mr Pinault paid nothing until she went to court last year. Ms Evangelista and Mr Pinault were briefly a couple in 2005 and 2006.

He's now married to actress Salma Hayek, and is CEO of a company that owns Gucci, Balenciaga and other luxury brands.

Irish Independent

Read More




Meet, chat and connect with
singles in your area


Meet Singles Now



Now available on

Editors Choice

Also in World News