Anthony Bourdain Leaves Majority Of His $1.2 Million Worth To Daughter
Anthony Bourdain, Late Celebrity Chef's Will Reveals The Majority Of His $1.21 Million Net Worth Passes To His Daughter
- Anthony Bourdain had only $1.21 million net worth at the time of his death, People reported.
- The tabloid reported that the major part of his worth will be given to his 11-year-old daughter Ariane Bourdain.
- He was found dead inside of a French hotel room on 8th of June.
- Later, officials confirmed his death to be a suicide.
Weeks after Anthony Bourdain's death, his will is revealed which shows the famous celebrity chef's total worth before he was found dead.
The court papers obtained by Page Six and New York Daily News revealed Bourdain only worth $1.21 million at the time of his death, however, his worth was speculated to be of $15 million.
The reports say his assets included around $500,000 in intangible properties including royalties and residuals, $250,000 in personal property, $425,000 in cash and savings and $35,000 in a brokerage account.
According to People, Bourdain's will, which was written in 2016 states that the majority part of his worth will be left to his only child Ariane Bourdain, 11.
The tabloid further reported that since Ariane is a minor, the court will appoint a guardian to protect her interests in his estate. Page six further reported if Ariane had died before her father, his finances would have passed to her nanny, Myra Quizon. However, the executor of his estate will be her mother and Bourdain's divorced wife Ottavia Busia.
He was married to Busia, a mixed martial artist, in 2007. The couple shared a daughter, Ariane before they divorced in 2016. Previously, he was married to his high-school girlfriend, Nancy Putkoski, in 1985 and remained together for next two decades before divorcing in 2005.
Bourdain had been dating an Italian actress Asia Argento when he hanged himself inside of a hotel room in France. He was 61 while he died. He was associated with the CNN show Parts Unknown in which he was cast for new episodes.