The world of Fame: World's Top 5 Highest Paid Super Models
Updated On : 02 Jun 2018,05:55 PM
The way fashion has taken over our lives has been surreal to say the least. For most of the people, they adopt fashion to look smart and gorgeous and hence most of the people follow the fashion industry and showbiz to improve their way of living and the way how they appear in public.
In showbiz, many come to get the name, fame and the money to improve their living style. Most of them fail to fulfil their dreams, but few get the love from the people which they aspire to get.
Models in today’s world are paid huge sum of money to showcase their talent, skill and beauty. Many sponsors even go crazy to have them on board.
We take a look at top five highest paid models of 2018.
Kate Upton, also known as Katherine Elizabeth is a famous American supermodel. Born on 10 June 1992, Upton first appeared as a model in 2011. She became the best model of 2012 and appeared in the coveted Sports Illustrated Swim Suit Issue.
The supermodel even starred in the movie Tower Heist in 2011, which went on to become a major hit of that year. She stared her career by working with IMG models and modelled for clothing brands like Dooney & Bourkey. Now, she is one of the highest paid actresses and models with an estimated income of USD 7 million per year .
Kate Moss is an English super model, who was born on 16 January 1974 in London. Now the oldest model of England, Moss was just 14 years old when she made her first appearance in the field of modelling. She received an award for British fashion in 2013 for her service in the field of modelling for over 25 years.
She has been involved in musical projects and owns a clothing range. She is one of the highest paid models in 2018 with an estimated earning of USD 9.2 dollar per year.
Adriana Lima is a Brazilian supermodel, who was born on 12 June 1981. At the age of 15 years, Lima completed her first modelling competition in Brazil and was placed 2nd in Ford Super Model of the World.
She has appeared in many commercials from 2003-10 for Maybelline and also for Kia motors. Adriana Lima’s estimated earning is around USD 10 million per year.
Doutzen Kroes is a Dutch supermodel who was born on 23 January 1985. She began her modelling career in 2003 in Netherland and was quickly got the limelight as she was given a spot in Victoria’s Secret Show.
She went on to become the brand ambassador of L’Oreal Paris and their spokeswoman too for 5 years. Kroes is a well-known face in the Dutch film industry and has acted in many blockbusters.
Doutzen Kroes’ estimated earning is around USD 12 million.
Gisele Bundchen is a supermodel turn actress and producer. Bundchen was born on 20 July 1980 in Brazil and is the only fashion model to get both name and fame in 90’s. Now the Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Environment Programme, her success peaked in between 2000-07 after she became the only Angel for the Victoria’s Secrets Angel. She was in the list of 16 richest women of the World in 2011.
Gisele Bundchen’s estimate earning is USD 44 million dollars per year.