Chanel Iman :: Biography
Beautiful Chanel Iman is a famous American fashion model. She was born in the year 1990 and celebrates her birthday every year on December 1. She was born as Chanel Iman Robinson, but is popularly known by her professional name Chanel Iman. She is most known for her works as a model with Victoria’s Secret and is a Victoria’s Secret Angel.
She was born in Atlanta, Georgia, United States but spent most of her early years in Los Angeles, California. Her father is an African American and her mother is half African American and half Korean. She was born as the youngest child. She holds the American nationality and has an Afro-Asian ethnicity . Not much is known about her education. She aspired to become a model at a young age started her modeling career with Ford Models when she was 13 years old.
She worked as a child model for Ford Models in Los Angeles, California. She won the third place in the Ford’s Supermodel of the World contest in 2006 and was signed to the agency after that. She made her appearance on the cover of Teen Vogue in its February and July 2007 issue. She has also appeared on the covers of Teen, American Vogue, Lula, Italian Elle, Ukrainian and Dubai Harper’s Bazaar, Korean, i-D and others. She has also appeared in advertisements for well-known brands such as GAP, Express, Bottega Veneta, DKNY and Ralph Lauren. About her association with the popular lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret, she has walked the ramp for Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2009, 2010 and 2011. She became an official Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2010 and has done several campaigns for the brand. Besides modeling, she has made a few TV appearances on the shows like Tyra Banks Show, House of Style and served as a guest judge on America’s Next Top Model, Cycle 13’s two-hour season premier. She has also appeared in a few music videos and is actively involved in various charity events.
There is little information on her personal life. She has not yet revealed any of her relationships. Also, it is hard to know if she has a boyfriend or is dating someone. Iman prefers to keep her personal life under cover. She has not married yet and therefore she never had to go through divorce. She is always tight lipped about her private life and makes no comments when asked about it. Currently she lives in her home in New York City and seems to be focusing much of her time on her professional life. She is young and has time before she gets married and decides to settle down. She has a tattoo of a clothes hanger on the back of her neck with her name written beneath it symbolizing her profession.
The young supermodel has an estimated net worth of $8 million which she acquired with her hard work in the industry over the years. She earns most of her money from her modeling assignments and rest from her other ventures. She is one of the top models and stands tall at the height of 5 feet and 10 inches and matches her height with a perfect weight. Her body measurements are 32-34-33 inches, as of the start of 2014. She is quickly walking her way to success and is likely to make most of her herself. She has long legs and a perfect bikini body which she has revealed numerous times for her lingerie and bikini shoots. The colored beauty has black hair which complements her brown eyes. She is an active user of popular social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and more about her can be found on her bio in the wiki.