Arielle Dombasle does not live like everyone else and this is what amuses RTL listeners, delighted to hear her describe a sometimes improbable daily life … as when she recounts never having taken the metro or not being never been to a hypermarket. But where did the star’s fortune come from?An Indian in the city ? His activities in show business are not his only sources of income.
According to the information collected by the site Celebrity How, Arielle Dombasle’s fortune would amount to $ 7 million or 6 million euros. An amount that includes his income related to his films, TV films, concerts, albums and various artistic activities. But, if the site specifies that it is not able to confirm the exact amount, everything suggests that the diva is indeed a millionaire. And part of his fortune undoubtedly comes from his family inheritance.
Indeed, Arielle Dombasle is the daughter of Jean-Louis-Melchior Sonnery from Fromental, an industrialist himself from a line of traders. “My family is the big silky people of Lyon and then, one day, it went downhill because all the synthetic things came from Asia, and therefore my father made factories in America. It is a French flagship which was exported to America“, she said in 2018 in Big Heads. And it specified then that his older brother Gilbert had inherited these velvet factories. But would she have received shares in the family business when her father died? Possible.
Arielle Dombasle, who was born in the United States in 1958, grew up in Mexico. Latin America was a fabulous research ground for his father who, not content with having inherited a textile empire, was also an archaeologist and collector of pre-Columbian art. Over the years, his collection has undoubtedly been priced in value and his children inevitably had to collect some money when he died in 1995. Arielle Dombasle also spent a few holidays in the family castle of Chaintré (in Saône-et -Loire), which produced a wine, finally sold in 1967, she said in 2016 in the magazine New. The money from the sale no doubt went into the clan’s accounts, but is there anything left of it today?
Anyway, Arielle Dombasle is well enough financially today to have been able to buy with her husband Bernard-Henri Lévy an apartment in the chic 8th arrondissement of Paris – they lived for months in a hotel suite. Raphaël -, close to the Elysée. She can also count on domestic staff including a butler and a driver. In addition, she owns a house in Saint-Paul-de-Vence (Alpes-Maritimes), where she loves “see resources“she said to Paris Match. Finally, RTL listeners know that she owned a private jet for a while before having to part with it …