Polina Porizkova (57) was one of the The world’s most famous models of the 80’s and 2000’sand participated in some of the most prestigious fashion shows.
Recently, the former supermodel hosted on “Red Table Talk” and talked about when she found her ex-husband dead in bed. People. She married Cars star, Ric Ocasek, in 1989.
The couple divorced shortly before his death in 2019, and Porizkova was there for Ocasek in the final days before his death.
I have cancer
On the programme, the 57-year-old said her ex-husband underwent surgery after doctors discovered cancer in his lungs. Ocasek is said to have been doing well after the operation and was back on his feet after only two weeks.
One evening he told Porizkova that he was tired and wanted to go to bed. The next day, she notices her ex-husband has been sleeping for a long time, but she dismisses it because he was, after all, a rock star.
I explained that it was not uncommon for him to sleep a little, but when the clock struck 11:00 she decided to wake him up with a cup of coffee on the bed.
– It no longer looks like eyes
The 57-year-old explains that she went into the bedroom still thinking Ocasek was asleep. It was only when I put the coffee on the bedside table that I realized he had died during the night.
I put the coffee next to him, and that’s when I saw his face. I saw his eyes. She says she no longer looks like eyes.
It later emerged that Ocasek had died of natural causes. He is survived by his sons Jonathan and Oliver, whom he had with Porizkova.
He also has four other children from previous relationships, Christopher, Aeron, Derek, and Adam.
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