Entertainment Did you know? Olivia de Havilland: her daughter almost married Johnny Hallyday
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It is probably the most unknown love story of Johnny Hallyday. In the 1980s, when he had just separated from Nathalie Baye, the idol of young people had a romance with the daughter of an icon: that of Olivia de Havilland, the last legend of Hollywood . In 1987, Johnny Hallyday met Gisèle Galante, then journalist at Paris Match . "For their series of emission Immediate boarding, (...) took Johnny to the heart of Ireland", said Frédéric Quinonero in his book Johnny Hallyday: Women and influence. It was there that he met Gisèle Galante, "a pretty thirty-something with castle hair, (...) whose father was secretary general of Paris Match". "But the young woman made the trip and almost left empty-handed" , continued the author.
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Yet the two quickly fell in love with each other. But at the time, Olivia de Havilland's daughter "finds the singer on edge, grumpy, in a bad mood, but willing, out of politeness, to answer his questions" . Back in France a month later, Johnny Hallyday apologized to the journalist and then invited her to dinner. Three months after their meeting, the two had started a discreet romance which was revealed in the columns of Paris Match. They even made the cover of the weekly, which then told the "birth of a new romance" . At the time, the two were engaged, "Johnny having asked the hand of his bride to his illustrious mother" in a solemn ceremony. "One evening in December, at the restaurant Chez Gulle in Aix-en-Provence, where Johnny had his habits when he toured in the region. Olivia de Havilland even did the Frenchman the honor of attending the show he was giving at the Chanaux park in Marseille ", said Frédéric Quinonero.
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Johnny Hallyday and Gisèle Galante BERTRAND RINDOFF PETROFF / BESTIMAGE The marriage fell apart
And everything was going for the best between the rock idol and the legendary actress. "Mother and daughter were also gathered around Johnny for New Year's Eve which they celebrated in Los Angeles at Sylvie Vartan and Tony Scoty" , we read in Johnny Hallyday: Women and influence. Madly in love with Olivia de Havilland's daughter, he even gave her "a diamond solitaire and heart, as well as a mini black Austin". But when the date of June 15, 1988 was chosen by the couple to get married,. That day, Johnny Hallyday - who was celebrating his 45th birthday in a restaurant in Ramatuelle - was seen with Leah, a 22-year-old Canadian model introduced to him by her son, David. Since then, Johnny Hallyday's fiancée has moved to Los Angeles where she married a real estate mogul, then Andrew Chulack, a chief editor.
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