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Alessandra Ambrosio Biography and Wiki
Alessandra Ambrosio is a Brazilian best known as a supermodel and television personality. Alessandra was best known as the first spokesmodel for Victoria’s Secret’s PINK line, but she also modeled for the lingerie company. Ambrosio has also modeled for Christian Dior, Next, Ralph Lauren, and Armani Exchange, in addition to Victoria’s Secret.
Alessandra Ambrosio Age
How old is she? Ambrosio is 41 years old as of April 11, 2022. She was born Alessandra Corine Ambrósio on April 11, 1981, in Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Alessandra Ambrosio Height
Alessandra stands at a height of 5’10” (178 cm). ALSO READ: Tamar Braxton
Alessandra Ambrosio Nationality and Ethnicity
She is a Brazilian national and citizen by birth. She was born in Erechim, the Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. She is of mixed ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of Portuguese, Polish, Italian, and American.
Alessandra Ambrosio Parents and Family
Ambrosio was born on April 11, 1981, in the Brazilian town of Erichim, Rio Grande do Sul, to parents who owned a petrol station and had Italian, Polish, and Portuguese ancestors. She began taking local modeling classes when she was 12 years old and went on to compete in Brazil’s legendary ‘Elite Model Look’ competition two years later, in 1996, where she was one of 20 finalists.
Alessandra Ambrosio Husband| Jamie Mazur
Ambrosio isn’t married. However, she was engaged to businessman Jamie Mazur from 2008 until March 17, 2018, when she announced the end of their engagement. Mazur is the founder of RE/DONE jeans, and the former couple has two children together.
Alessandra Ambrosio Kids
Ambrosio is a mother of two: a daughter and a son. Both of her kids were born in Florianópolis, Brazil with her daughter Anja Louise Ambrosio Mazur being born on August 2008 and son Noah Phoenix Ambrosio Mazur being born in May 2012.
Alessandra Ambrosio Modeling Career
She made her modeling debut at the age of 15 for Dilson Stein, who is credited with discovering top models such as Gisele Bundchen and Caroline Trentini. Her modeling career took off when she appeared on the cover of Brazilian Elle magazine. She was later signed by Guess for its Fall 2000 Millennium Campaign. In 2000, she was hired by the American lingerie brand ‘Victoria’s Secret,’ and she made her runway debut at its fashion show. As a division of Rosa Cha, she launched her own swimwear line, Alessandra Ambrosio by Sais, in 2004, which was well received, with 10,000 units sold in its first month. She walked the runway at the 2005 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show wearing lingerie made entirely of candy.
She appeared on the cover of Marie Claire’s July issue in 2009, alongside Sacha Baron Cohen, to promote his film ‘Bruno.’ She appeared in an ad campaign for Brazilian sportswear company Colcci with American model-turned-actor Ashton Kutcher for its Spring/Summer 2012 collection, becoming the brand’s new face. She launched her own fashion and lifestyle brand, Ale by Alessandra, in collaboration with US retailer Cherokee, offering a range of women’s formal wear for the 18-25 age group. She is an ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, assisting those in need through public announcements and the use of her name and image. She has modeled for Christian Dior, Rolex, Armani Exchange, Revlon, Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, and Giorgio Armani, among others.
In 2006, she made her film debut as a tennis player in the hit James Bond film ‘Casino Royale.’ She has appeared on ‘Entourage,’ ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien,’ and ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn,’ as well as being a guest judge on ‘The Tyra Banks Show’ and ‘Project Runway.’ She appeared in ‘The Yips’ episode of ‘How I Met Your Mother’ drama series in 2007, alongside Miranda Kerr, Adriana Lima, Marisa Miller, Heidi Klum, and Selita Ebanks. She has appeared on the covers of numerous fashion magazines, including Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Occult.
Alessandra Ambrosio Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of 80 million dollars.
Alessandra Ambrosio TV Shows and Movies
- 2017 Double Dutchess
- 2017 Daddy’s Home 2
- 2016 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
- 2015 Daddy’s Home
- 2006 Casino Royale
- 2020 Germany’s Next Topmodel
- 2019 MasterChef
- 2018 Germany’s Next Topmodel
- 2018 The Final Table
- 2015 Australia’s Next Top Model
- 2015 Verdades Secretas
- 2014 New Girl Herself Episode: “Prince”
- 2013 America’s Next Top Model
- 2010 Gossip Girl
- 2007 Entourage
- 2007 How I Met Your Mother
- 2006 Late Night with Conan O’Brien
- 2005–2006 The Tyra Banks Show
- 2005 Project Runway
- 2004 The Late Late Show