Helena Christensen is happy with her son – she proudly presents him on her social media and calls him “Angel”. Meanwhile, the police, who arrested him for hitting a woman, had a completely different opinion of the model’s son. Recently, Mingus Reedus heard the verdict in his case…
Helena Christensen is one of the popular models of the 90s. Like Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell or Linda Evangelista, Christensen She dominated the catwalks and magazine covers, winning the most lucrative advertising contracts. In addition, the Danish beauty appeared in music videos of famous musicians (including a cult video for the song “Wicked Game” by Chris Isaac) and established a deep relationship with some of them.
For five years she has been friends with INXS singer Michael Hutchins, and to this day she is friends with U2 Bono frontman and REM singer Michael Stip. in the end though The father of the top model’s only child was actor Norman Reedus. And this child – Jr. Mingus – is the apple of the Danish beauty.
Who is Helena Christensen’s son?
22 years Mingus is the result of a five-year relationship between Helena Christensen and Norman Reedus – An actor who gained popularity in 1999 thanks to the movie “Boston Saints”, and is still known for his participation in the popular series “The Walking Dead”.
The couple separated when their son was four years old, but they are on friendly terms. In 2018, for example Together they participated in the official graduation of their son’s high school.
Mingus professionally plans to follow in the footsteps of his famous parents. He began his modeling career in 2017, participating in the Calvin Klein campaign and in shows in London and New York. With a delicate and sad face, this 189 cm tall blonde has the ideal conditions for a modeling success similar to that of his mother.
Helena Christensen’s son So far he has participated in shows for brands like Tommy Hilfiger Alexander Wang and Calvin KleinAnd in 2021 he found the cover of the French “Vogue Hommes” magazine.
However, Mingus Reedus is not only focusing on modeling and plans to follow in his father’s footsteps as well. The 22-year-old is studying at art college New York University’s Tisch School of Art is a graduate of, among others, Woody Allen, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Angelina Jolie.
The trial of Helena Christensen’s son?
At the end of September 2021 Mingus Reedus was arrested for hitting a woman. NYPD has charged 21-year-old Mingus with slapping a 24-year-old woman in the face. The accident occurred during the San Gennaro Festival in Manhattan.
Helena’s son Christensen explained it At some point, he and his friends started getting assaulted by a group of drunk womenwho threw food at them.
We told them to leave us alone, but they began to threaten my girlfriend and her friend – explained Mingus Reedos in an interview with a journalist in the New York Daily News.
When Mingus and his friends reached the intersection of Mulberry and Grand Street, one of the women who followed was about to attack Reedus – pulling his hair and pouring water on his face. Christensen’s son claims that He extended his hand, trying to protect himself, and then – inadvertently – hit the woman who was attacking him in the face. The blow was so strong that blood was spilled and the injured woman was called to the scene by paramedics who had to bandage a small wound under the eye.
Police at the scene arrested Helena Mingus’ son Christensen He was charged with assault – a misdemeanor for which he could face up to a year in prison in New York. However, the attorney representing the model, Isabel Kirchner, negotiated the prosecutor’s reclassification of the crime, and eventually Mingus Reedos was tried for public disorder, punishing him with a maximum of 15 days in prison.
Mingus humbly accepted the censure and was sentenced by the court to attend five meetings with a psychiatrist.