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Gaspard Ulliel (25th November 1984 - 19th January 2022) was a French actor who was famous for portraying the young Hannibal Lecter in "Hannibal Rising" (2007) and fashion mogul Yves Saint Laurent in the biopic "Saint Laurent" (2014), and for being the face of the Chanel men's fragrance Bleu de Chanel. He won a César award – the French equivalent of an Oscar – for best actor in 2017, for the lead role in Xavier Dolan’s It's Only the End of the World". He was set to appear as Anton Mogart / Midnight Man in the Disney+ series "Moon Knight" (2022). Sadly, Gaspard Ulliel died on 19th January 2022 at the age of 37, following a skiing accident at La Rosière resort in Savoie, France. On 18 January 2022, he was critically injured while skiing at the La Rosière resort in Savoie, France, when he collided with another skier at an intersection between two slopes and suffered serious brain trauma. He was not wearing a helmet. He was transported by helicopter to the trauma unit of the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Grenoble Alpes in nearby La Tronche. He is survived by his young son and his girlfriend, the model and singer Gaëlle Piétri.
Who is Gaëlle Piétri?
Gaspard Ulliel's partner Gaëlle Piétri is a Fren model, singer and an actress. She was discovered as a model during a competition in Corsica and went to Paris, according to Gala.fr. She obtained a deal with Elite International in 2004 and began modeling for companies like Garnier. Next, she began to be featured in magazine fashion shoots or television advertisements for brands like Dim, Diesel, Carte Noire coffee, and Bourjois mascara. She has managed to maintain a modeling career for over 15 years. Gaëlle Piétri is also a mother to her son namely Orso with Gaspard Ulliel.
Here are the 5 things to know about Gaëlle Piétri, Gaspard Ulliel's Wife
1. Gaëlle Piétri is in her early thirties
Gaëlle's present age is between 30-35 as her exact date of birth is still missing and she has not revealed anything about it to the media. Further, her birthplace is also still to get disclosed yet. By nationality, she is French.
2. Gaëlle Piétri is a model by profession
Gaëlle Piétri is a Fren model by job who was noticed as a model during a Corsican competition and traveled to Paris. She then signed a contract with Elite International in 2004 and began modeling for firms such as Garnier. Further, she has appeared in magazine fashion shoots and TV commercials for brands such as Dim, Diesel, Carte Noire Coffee, and Bourjois Mascara. She has worked in the modeling industry for nearly 15 years.
3. She was in a long-term relationship
Gaëlle Piétri was dating her boyfriend, Gaspard Ulliel. Since 2013, Gaspard Ulliel and Piétri were in a long-term relationship. On November 9, 2015, the couple announced that they were expecting their first child together. Some months later, on February 9, 2016, the couple publicized the birth of their first child: a son named Orso. After the death of Gaspard Ulliel, her relationship status is single.
4. Gaëlle Piétri is a mother as well
Gaëlle Piétri is a mom to her son namely Orso (born 9th February 2016) with her late boyfriend, Gaspard Ulliel who was a French actor. Sadly, her partner, Gaspard Ulliel died in an Alps skiing accident at the age of 37.
5. She is a high school dropout
Gaëlle is a high school dropout as she left her high school education to gain a career in modeling. She was studying in a school in Corsica, France.