Alessandra Ambrosio is a famous Brazilian model and actress widely recognized for her work with the lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret. She became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2000 and represented them until her retirement in 2017. She was picked as the first spokesmodel for its PINK line.
In 2012, Forbes’s listed her as no.6 on their list of the highest-paid models, with annual earnings of $6.6 million. She has appeared on the cover of several international magazines as well as featured in their editorials including, Vogue, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Glamour, Marie Claire, and Cosmopolitan.
Alessandra Ambrosio Biography
Alessandra Ambrosio was born on the 11th of April 1981, in Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. She’s currently 41 years old.
|Birth Name||Alessandra Corine Maria Ambrósio|
|Date of Birth||April 11, 1981|
|Place of Birth||Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Age||41 years old|
|Ethnicity||Italian, Portuguese and Polish|
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Aline Ambrosio (Sister)
There is no information regarding her education available at this time. At 12, she attended modeling class and got selected for the 1995 Elite Model Look national competition for Brazil at the age of 14.
Alessandra Ambrosio Husband
Ambrosio started dating businessman Jamie Mazur, founder of RE/DONE jeans, in 2005, and they got engaged in 2008. Together, they have two children, Anja Louise (b. 2008) and Noah Phoenix (b. 2012), both born in Florianópolis. On March 17, 2018, she announced that she and Mazur have ended their ten-year engagement.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 9¼ inches|
Centimeters – 176 cm
Meters – 1.76 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 54 kg|
Pounds – 119 lbs
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||9 (US)|
|Dress Size||4 (US)|
Alessandra Ambrosio made her acting debut as a cameo in the 2006 hit ‘film Casino Royale’, playing briefly as Tennis Girl #1.
She has appeared in movies like ‘Daddy’s Home’ (2015), ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows’ (2016), Daddy’s Home 2 (2018).
In 2004, Ambrosio appeared in an episode of CBS’ ‘The Late Late Show’ as herself.
In 2007, she had a cameo in an episode of HBO’s ‘Entourage’. She has since appeared in a number of TV reality and variety shows such as ‘How I Met Your Mother’, ‘Gossip Girl’, ‘America’s Next Top Model’, ‘Australia’s Next Top Model’, ‘Verdades Secretas’ and ‘Germany’s Next Topmodel’.
Ambrosio has appeared in advertising campaigns for Armani Exchange, Calvin Klein, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Emporio Armani, Escada, Fendi, Gucci, Guess, Oscar de la Renta, Ralph Lauren, Revlon, Victoria’s Secret, Gap, Loewe, Next, After Six, Airfield, Always, Chenson, CK Jeans, Close-up, Colcci, Collistar, GAP, etc.
She is also the ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
- Food – Egg, Cheese, Bacon, Dark Chocolate, Japanese and Thai Cuisine
- Books – “The Lords of the Rings” by J.R.R. Tolkien, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
- Songs – “Somebody That I Used to Know” by Gotye, “Blue Jeans” by Lana Del Ray
- Designer – Dolce and Gabbana
- Perfume – Victoria’s Secret PINK
- Product – Beach Sexy by Victoria’s Secret -Daily Glow Gradual Tan Moisturizer SPF 15
- Color – Pink
- Place – Brazil
Alessandra Ambrosio Net Worth
As of 2023, Alessandra Ambrosio has a net worth of $80 million.
Alessandra Ambrosio Facts
She had cosmetic surgery to get her large ears pinned back at the age of 11, though she had complications after two years.
Her professional modeling career started when she won Brazil’s Elite Model Look contest in 1995.
Her first notable modeling job was shooting the cover of Brazilian Elle magazine.
She ranked #2 on AskMen.com’s ‘Top 99 Most Desirable Women’ of 2008.
In 2004, she launched her own swimwear line, Alessandra Ambrosio by Sais, in collaboration with Rosa Cha.
She later launched her own fashion and lifestyle brand, Ale by Alessandra, partnered with US retailer Cherokee, offering a range of women’s formal wear for age group 18-25 years.
She has walked the runway for various high-profile designers, such as Prada, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, Oscar de la Renta, Marc Jacobs, Kenzo, Vivienne Westwood, and Giles Deacon.
She acted in ‘The Yips’ episode of ‘How I Met Your Mother’ drama series in 2007, along with her fellow Victoria’s Secret Angels – Miranda Kerr, Adriana Lima, Marisa Miller, Heidi Klum, and Selita Ebanks.
In 2010, she held the spot of #5 on the Forbes’ list of ‘The World’s Top-Earning Models, with estimated earnings of $5 million that year, and the following year, her ranking declined to #6 with annual earnings of $6.6 million.
The People’s magazine included her in their ‘100 Most Beautiful People in the World’ list in 2007.
She is trained in Brazilian martial arts called Capoeira.
Alessandra Ambrosio has graced the covers of more than 50 renowned international magazines.
In 2019, Alessandra launched her beachwear brand, GAL Floripa.
She is an American citizen since 2020.