Gisele Bundchen is among the most in-demand models for the decade. She is a Brazilian model who today is in the list of highest paid models and among the most influential women on earth. Other than money, her beauty has made her take send place in Vanity Fair’s world’s most beautiful poll held in 2009 and in 2011 she was listed at position one in the list of the most desired female body. In 2013 she was ranked in the list of hottest women by GQ Magazine and Men’s Health Magazine, and in 2015 she was ranked 2nd among biggest Brazilian celebs.
With such a successful modeling career it’s in the interest of many to know what’s Gisele Bundchen net worth in the year 2018 and considering you might not know her well here are also a few things/facts you probably don’t know about Gisele Bundchen.
Born Gisele Caroline Bündchen in 1980, she is the daughter of Vania Nonnenmacher and Valdir Bundchen. She was born in Southern Brazil in an area called Horizontina where she was also raised up together with her five sisters whom one of them is her fraternal twin.
Bundchen speaks several languages among them is French, English, Spanish, Italian and some German. She is married to Tom Brady, the New England Patriots quarterback since 2009 and together they have two children. But before Tom Brady came around, she had dated Kelly Slater, Rico Mansur, Leonardo DiCaprio, Josh Hartnett and Scott Bamhill.
Bundchen career into modeling came as a result of being discovered by Elite Modeling agency back in school when she was on a school excursion, and she contested for a national contest where she became second on the Elite Look of the Year. With such some good beginnings she moved to Sao Paulo where her modeling career was launched.
In 1997 Bundchen went to London where she was auditioned for 42 shows, but her breakthrough came when she got a place on Alexander McQueen’s show. The following year she posed for Versace Campaigns, Chloe, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana. The same year she made it on the cover of French edition of Vogue and I.D making her the world’s hottest model. In 1999 and 2000 she appeared on the covers of Vogue, Rolling Stone, Allure, Elle, Marie Claire and in total she appeared in more than 1200 magazine covers globally.
Her breakthrough in modeling career came as a result of her numerous participation in the opening year 200 fashion week as she opened for Christian Dior, Marc Jacobs, Dolce & Gabbana, and she did for them 11 consecutive campaigns. In 2000 she hit the headlines, and even her name went down in the Guinness World Records for wearing the most expensive lingerie ever which was a Victoria Secret Fantasy bra worth $15 million. In 2004 her career into acting kicked off with the film Taxi, and to date, she has been featured in another film called The Devil Wears Prada 2006 and two documentaries Coracao Vagabundo and Mademoiselle C.
She retired on 5th August 2016 at the opening ceremony of 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, but before that, she had already done more than 8500 commercial spots for various companies appeared in more than 2000 magazine covers, appeared in more than 800 fashion shows and more than 3500 magazine editorials. She also made a few songs before her retirement such as “All Day and All of the Night” and “Heart of Glass”.
On awards and achievements: Gisele Bundchen has received many numerous awards, but a few of them are Phytoervas Fashion Award, Vh1/ Vogue Fashion Awards, Global Citizen Award, Best Green International Celebrity Award, and Eco Laureate award among others.
Net Worth, Salary & Income
Gisele Bundchen net worth currently stands at $400 million. On several occasions, she was the highest paid model, and she could make it on the top 10 lists of the highest paid women in the entertainment industry. Brady and Bundchen were the world’s highest paid celebrity couple. The greatest source of Gisele Bundchen net worth is her numerous fashion shows, and her numerous endorsement deals with companies such as C&A Brazil, Arezzo, Under Armour, Victoria Secret, Vogue, and many others. She also makes some cash from her skin care product line.
8 Facts You Need To Know About Gisele Bundchen
Before her retirement, she was the world’s top and most famous model in the world. With such a title she made headlines and cover in more than 2000 magazines worldwide. That’s just a tip of her and below is a list of a few things you probably don’t know about Gisele Bundchen.
1. She has a twin sister.
2. Mariah Carey was one of her English teachers.
3. She can sing while she is playing the guitar.
4. Shots were fired at her wedding apparently and it was the bodyguard who did it.
5. She has her own sandal brand.
6. While having lunch at McDonald’s, that’s where she was discovered.
7. Her favorite food is Coco Juice, meat, and cheeseburger.
8. Her favorite workout is Anusara Yoga.
Gisele Bundchen worth is a clear reflection of the supermodel she was before her retirement, and we wish her good luck in her upcoming endeavors.