Socialite Harry Brant, the son of supermodel Stephanie Seymour and high-profile businessman Peter Brant, died at 24 on January 17. The family explained in a statement that the rising socialite died of an accidental overdose. “We will forever be saddened that his life was cut short by this devastating disease,” the statement read. “He achieved a lot in his 24 years, but we will never get the chance to see how much more Harry could have done.
“Harry was not just our son,” the family’s statement continued, describing him also as “a wonderful brother, loving grandson, favorite uncle and a caring friend.”
“He was a creative, loving and powerful soul that brought light into so many people’s hearts,” the statement said. “He was truly a beautiful person inside and out.”