Alessandra Ambrosio Biography
Alessandra Ambrosio is a Brazilian citizen who is known for being a supermodel and a TV personality. Most famous for her work as the first spokesmodel of Victoria’s Secrets PINK line, Alessandra also modeled for the lingerie company.
Aside from Victoria’s Secret, Ambrosio has been a model for other top fashion houses such as Christian Dior, Next, Ralph Lauren, and Armani Exchange. Forbes’ magazine ranked her in the sixth position in its list of the highest-paid models in 2012, with an estimated $6.6 million earning in just a year.
How old is Alessandra Ambrosio? – Alessandra Ambrosio Age
Also known as Ale, Ambrosio is 39 years old as of April 11, 2020. She was born in Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil in the year 1981.
Alessandra Ambrosio Parents and Siblings
The supermodel was born in Erechim, Brazil and her full name is Alessandra Corine Maria Ambrósio. She was born to Luiz and Lucilda Ambrosio and has a sister by the name Aline. Her family is of Polish and Italian descent.
Does Alessandra Ambrosio have a husband? | Who is Alessandra Ambrosio married to?
No, Ambrosio is not married. However, she was engaged to Jamie Mazur, a businessman, in 2008 until 17th of March 2018 when she announced the end of their engagement. Mazur is the founder of RE/DONE jeans and together the former couple has two children.
Alessandra Ambrosio Children
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.
Is Alessandra Ambrosio still a VS angel?
No, she is not. She worked as a Victoria’s Secret Angel from 2007 until 2017. During her time as an angel, Ambrosio was included on the People magazine’s annual list of the 100 Most Beautiful People in the World” in May 2007.
Alessandra Ambrosio Modeling Career
At the age of 12, Ambrosio joined a modeling class and by the time she was 14, she had joined a national beauty pageant. She managed to be among the 20 finalists of Brazil’s 1995 Elite Model Look national competition. Growing up, she did not like the size of her ears, hence, she had cosmetic surgery done to pin her ears back but had complications two years later.
At the age of 15, she modeled for Dilson Stein and soon she shot the cover of Brazilian Elle magazine and also got booked for the Millennium GUESS? campaign. She has also been involved in such advertising campaigns as Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Calvin Klein, Oscar de la Renta, Christian Dior, Escada, Fendi, Giorgio Armani, Guess, Emporio Armani, Moschino, Gap, Hugo Boss, Ralph Lauren, Saks Fifth Avenue, Macy’s, Revlon, and the Pirelli Calendar.
On the catwalk stage, Ambrosio has walked for Prada, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Givenchy, Christian Lacroix, Bottega Veneta, Escada, Tommy Hilfiger, Christian Dior, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Balmain, Ralph Lauren, Halston, Vivienne Westwood, Giles Deacon, and Oscar de la Renta. She has also been on the covers of various magazines like Cosmopolitan, Elle, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Ocean Drive, Vogue and Glamour (in 2006).
She launched her own swimwear line in 2004 called Alessandra Ambrosio by Sais. She then became the face of Next, a UK company and also starred in their first television campaign in 12 years. She was also the face of Colcci, a Brazilian sportswear brand, costarring with Ashton Kutcher in a denim ad. She launched her own fashion and lifestyle brand in spring 2014, and it is called Ále by Alessandra. This was in collaboration with American retailer Cherokee and is targeted at ladies between 18 and 35 years old.
In addition to her modeling, Ambrosio has had appearances in films and television shows. Some of her notable appearances include HBO’s Entourage, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Project Runway Season 2: Team Lingerie, The Tyra Banks Show, Casino Royale, How I Met Your Mother episode “The Yips”, New Girl episode “Prince” and made her acting debut in the Brazilian telenovela Verdades Secretas.
Fashion Model Alessandra Ambrosio
Alessandra Ambrosio TV Shows and Movies
♦ 2019 – MasterChef as herself in the episode: “Hot & Spicy”
♦ 2018 – Germany’s Next Topmodel as a guest judge; episode: “Drag Edition”
♦ 2018 – The Final Table as a guest judge; episode: “Brazil”
♦ 2017 – Double Dutchess as herself in (segment “M.I.L.F. $”)
♦ 2017 – Daddy’s Home 2 as Karen Mayron
♦ 2016 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows as herself (cameo)
♦ 2015 – Australia’s Next Top Model as a guest judge; cycle 9, episode 1
♦ 2015 – Daddy’s Home as Karen Mayron
♦ 2015 – Verdades Secretas as Samia in 10 chapters
♦ 2014 – New Girl as herself in the episode: “Prince”
♦ 2013 – America’s Next Top Model as herself in the episode: “The Guy Who Gets a Weave”
♦ 2010 – Gossip Girl as Top model in the episode: “The Undergraduates”
♦ 2007 – Entourage as Victoria’s Secret Angel #1 in the episode: “Less Than 30”
♦ 2007 – How I Met Your Motheras herself in the episode: “The Yips”
♦ 2006 – Late Night with Conan O’Brien as herself in Season 14, episode 23
♦ 2006 – Casino Royale as Tennis girl #1
♦ 2005–2006 – The Tyra Banks Show as herself in 2 episodes
♦ 2005 – Project Runway as a guest judge; episode: “Team Lingerie”
♦ 2004 – The Late Late Show as herself in the episode dated January 20, 2004
Alessandra Ambrosio Net Worth
Ambrosio’s exact net worth is not known though it is estimated to be in millions from her many high-profile jobs in the modeling industry.