Photo: George Ortiz via Facebook
George Ortiz appeared on 53 episodes of Project Runway from 2006 to 2010.
Celebrity hairstylist George Ortiz, best known for his several seasons on Project Runway, has died.
He was 45 and committed suicide, according to US Weekly.
Ortiz appeared lived in an apartment in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood of New York City.
It was early Tuesday (15 November) that roommates found his body there. He had last been seen alive two days earlier.
Ortiz took part in 53 episodes of Project Runway between 2006 and 2010.
Among the more recent celebrity clients he worked with recently was Glenn Close who appears in several photos on Ortiz’s Instagram account.
Another Instagram post shows his distaste for then presidential candidate Donald Trump and one from two months ago included these hopeful words: ‘Find your light no matter where you are in life just find the light and connect the dots to your own constellation. The universe is waiting for you. Yes it is!’
Below is part of the documentary Life as a Celebrity Stylist with George Ortiz.
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