Gisele. I like
My favourite supermodel, Gisele Bundchen
*MEASUREMENTS:* 34-24-34 (on her comp card) 36-24-35 (according to Cosmo,
*BORN:* 1980 in Horizontina, Brazil.
*DISCOVERED:* At age 14 while eating a Big Mac with fellow classmates on a
school trip. She later entered the Elite model competition and came fourth.
*AGENCY:* New York-Elite
*INCOME:* $5 million US in 1999 and $8 million in 2000. In 2000, for runway
shows, Gisele commanded between $7,000. and $15,000. (paid by Tommy Hilfiger
to make two turns on his catwalk) per hour. In 2003, the gorgeous Brazilian
made $10 million. Gisele has a contract with Victoria's Secret that will
make her $30 million between 2004 and 2008. Her current runway rate is
$50,000-a-time - putting her at No.76 in the list of the world's biggest
*RÉSUMÉ:* Has appeared on most of the major magazines covers in the past
year. Models in ads for Ralph Lauren, Celine, Christian Dior, Michael Kors,
Zara, Dolce & Gabbana, Bulgari, etc.
*KNOWN FOR:* Being the biggest, newest supermodel. Nicknamed "The Body".
*HOME:* She lives in Los Angeles with Leonardo DiCaprio, has a loft in
Manhattan's celeb-studded TriBeCa neighbourhood and a country house near
*TATTOOS:* A star on the inside of her left wrist. She got it after her
first night in New York, when she couldn't find a star in the sky to help
*SWEETIE:* In late 1999 to early 2000 Gisele split with long-term love,
model Scott Barnhill, for fellow countryman (and multi-billionaire) Joao
Paulo Diniz. She has since moved on and has been dating Leonardo DiCaprio
for several years. She has said that she will not marry Leo until he stops
partying and going to strip clubs so often.
*OTHER:* Gisele has five sisters: Raquel, Graziela, Gabriela, Patricia
(twin) and Rafaela. Gisele was awarded 'Model of the Year' by VHI and Vogue.
Gisele is quoted as saying "You know, I'm a normal person is a business
that's not so normal." She has a belly-button ring and breast implants.