Jean-Luc was a French model scout and modeling agency manager. He gained prominence by leading the modeling agency Karin Models, and founded MC2 Model Management, with financing by Jeffrey Epstein, which had offices in New York, Miami, and Tel Aviv.
The subject of a 60 Minutes investigation in 1988, Brunel faced allegations of sexual assault spanning three decades. Brunel came under scrutiny for his ties to Epstein with whom he worked from the early 2000s to 2015. Brunel was accused of recruiting young females and of partaking in the alleged sex trafficking ring run by Epstein.
In 2019, French National Police launched an investigation on Brunel after he went into hiding following Epstein’s death. He was arrested on 16 December 2020, and charged with the rape of minors by French prosecutors.
Jean-Luc Brunel was found hanged in his cell in La Santé prison at 01:00 on Saturday
Jean-Luc Cause Of Death: How Did Jean-Luc Die?
Jean-Luc, according to reports died by committing suicide on 19 February 2022 (aged 75) at La Santé Prison, Paris, France.