Astrid Bryan

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Astrid Bryan
Astrid Bryan.jpg
Astrid Bryan in Los Angeles 2010
Born Astrid Maria Maurice Nuyens
(1983-01-25)25 January 1983
Occupation Singer, television personality, model, actress, writer, producer
Years active 1989–present
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Television Astrid in Wonderland Vlaamse Hollywood Vrouwen Flemish Hollywood Wives
Spouse(s) Anthony John Adrian Bryan (m. 2006–13)
Website
astridbryan.com

Astrid Bryan (born 25 January 1983) is a Flemish Belgian model, author,[1] fashion designer, actress,[2] television personality, producer,[2] singer-songwriter[3]

Music[edit]

Bryan is a trained classical violinist. She started playing in 1987 at the age of 4,[4] and subsequently appeared on various television shows and concert podia[5] until 1998.

In 2008 Bryan launched a singing career with the song 'You Know I Would' which she co-wrote and composed. The song was included on the soundtrack of the film The Pool Boys. .[6] Bryan's debut album as a singer, 'Taking Over', was released in 2009.[7] A cover version of the holiday classic Baby, It's Cold Outside.[8] became successful in Belgium with more than 100.000 hits in less than twenty-four hours. A record for a Belgian song.[9][10][11][12][13]

Fashion Industry[edit]

Bryan is a professional model.[14][15][16][17][18][19] [20][21]

She launched her own clothing and shoe line in May 2012 called "Astrid Bryan". The entire collection sold out in less than two hours.[22][23][24]

In June 2012, Bryan also launched her own fragrance, called Astrid in Wonderland,[25][26] followed in October 2012 by her own nail polish by OPI Products.[27][28] This makes her the first European celebrity to have an OPI line.[29]

In September 2013 she launched the Astrid by Astrid Bryan collection for ZEB. A clothing chain in Belgium.[30][31][32][33][34]

Reality TV[edit]

In 2011, Astrid Bryan began starring in her own reality show called Astrid in Wonderland that aired for five seasons.[35][36][37][38][39][40][41][42][43][44] The show first aired on 2 September 2011 via VijfTV.[45][46][47][48][49] In 2012 Astrid in Wonderland got picked up in the Netherlands and is shown on the Dutch channel NET 5.[50][51]

Acting career[edit]

Films[edit]

Reality TV[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

Awards[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Astrid is the daughter of a Flemish lawyer. She was born and raised in Antwerp, Belgium.

Bryan was married to businessman John Bryan for 7 years. The pair lived together in Los Angeles, California. On 3 July 2013 the couple released a press statement, revealing that that they had decided to file for divorce.[81]

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