Harry Brant a fashion personality and a popular socialite died on Sunday because of drug overdose. He is the son of supermodel Stephanie Seymour and industrialist Peter Brant. Also, this terrible incident has saddened his family members. The Brant family members shared this news on Tuesday through a statement. They said that they will be forever saddened by the devastating early death of their son.
Harry has achieved a lot in the twenty-four years of his life. But now they will never get the chance to see what he could have done in the future. The statement in The New York Times continued with describing Harry not only as a good son but also a wonderful brother, loving grandson, favourite uncle and a caring friend. They shared that Harry was a creative and powerful soul who brought light into many people’s lives. He was beautiful on the outside as well as inside.
The parents also shared a statement in The Post. Harry had planned to get treatment for his addiction. He wanted to overcome the addiction and was all set to go to the rehabilitation facility. That is why the parents cannot contain the sorrow of his terrible death as he lost his life because of the accidental overdose of prescription drugs. They said that their hearts are shattered as their beloved son has lost his battle with the addiction.
Seymour and Brant have an elder son named Peter Jr. He and Harry had appeared in the fashion shows and have established themselves as fashion icons. They have broken lots of gender stereotypes with their fashion sense. Harry has worn makeup on his face and tried on many different kinds of outfits to challenge fashion stereotypes. He was a daring young man.
He also experienced some troubles in his teenage years. Harry had made headlines when he got arrested in 2016 because of refusing to pay cab fees. He also interfered with an officer and had drugs in possession.
In the same year, he shared his passion for unisex makeup. Then he also worked with mac to begin this makeup line. He was happy about the blurring of gender lines. As people are getting more creative on makeup Harry was one of the people who began to embrace the change. He did not like to be a normal person because he wanted to be different. He also believed that a person with individual opinions and style are attractive.
Harry was a major part of New York social life. He attended New York Fashion Week and met gala exhibiting his fashion and style. Although he was young he experienced everything which a normal teenager could only dream off. He had parents who supported his dreams and a brother who was like a friend to him. However, everything ended suddenly because of drug overdose.
The whole internet received the news of Harry Brant’s death with shock. Many could not believe that Harry has met with his end so soon.