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Matthew had an appointment for a booster on a Monday morning, and checked into a hotel on Sunday night. ‘When you use [drugs] every day, your body builds a tolerance, but when you relapse you can’t use the amount you used before and you OD,’ she says.
‘It’s very common and often people die.’ Minty was ‘absolutely devastated’, she says. Since 2011, she has been dating Michael Ovitz, the 71-year-old co-founder of CAA – the biggest talent agency in the US, representing A-listers from Tom Cruise and Steven Spielberg to Madonna – and now a major Silicon Valley investor.
magazine that she is engaged to former Hollywood talent agent Michael Ovitz.
The 68-year-old proposed at the end of last year, after the couple had been dating for four years.
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Until now an online business (tamaramellon.com), this month the label has opened its first store, at LA’s glamorous new Palisades Village shopping mall.
When we sit down to chat in her ‘dressing room’ – an area at the back of her office, with sofas and racks of jewel-bright outfits – she pops on a pair of aviator-style glasses; but, not 15 minutes into our conversation, she is removing them again and reaching for a tissue when the subject of Matthew’s death comes up.
She was chief creative officer as the label quickly grew from its East London roots to become a byword for high-end glamour, favoured by the A-list – and the shoe-obsessed characters of London-born Tamara met American banking heir Matthew in 1997, and their ‘proper English wedding’, as she once described it, took place at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire in 2000, attended by guests including Hugh Grant and Elizabeth Hurley.
The couple divorced in 2005 but, riding high on the success of Jimmy Choo, Tamara left London for New York in 2009 to be closer to her ex for the sake of Minty, then seven.
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In the great tradition of relocation, she’s gone West, where the second iteration of her Tamara Mellon brand, now two years old, is thriving.