Olivia Palermo :: Biography
Olivia Palermo is an American socialite, model, television personality and actress. She was born in the year 1986 and celebrates her birthday on the 24th of April. She shot to fame as she was cast in the reality television series The City which revolved around the professional and personal life of Whitney Port and her friends.
She was born in Greenwich, Connecticut, United States of America. She was born as the daughter to father Douglas E. Palermo who was a real estate developer and mother Lynn Hutchings who was an interior designer. She has Southern Italian descent from her father’s side. She spent her early life in her hometown and was then relocated to New York. There she attended Nightingale-Bamford School. She completed her high school from St. Luke's School, New Canaan, Connecticut and then went to the American University of Paris for a year and also studied media at The New School in New York.
She started off her career in the acting industry after she agreed to be cast in the series The City, a spin off of MTV’s popular TV show called The Hills in the year 2008. It was said that she received $12 thousand per episode on the show at that time. Her air time increased in the 2009 and the series ended in 2010 with the second and final season. As a model, she was signed by Wilhelmina Models in the year 2009 and has graced the covers of popular magazines such as ASOS Magazine, Elle Mexico, Marie Claire UK, Tatler and Shop Til You Drop. She has also modeled for popular brands like Mango and Hogan for their autumn/winter 2010 campaigns. She became the face of the Mediterraneo collection by Spanish jewelry firm Carrera y Carrera. She worked as a designer for Stuart Weitzman designing a shoe for charity in August 2011. The same year, she became the editor for Piperlime.com and appeared as a guest judge on the 9th Season of Project Runway. By then, she had already established herself as a fashion icon and took it a step further as she launched her personal website in October 2011 which consists of a blog about her travels and fashion pieces she writes along with two full-time writers. She has also appeared as a guest judge on Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model. Palermo became the best dressed New Yorker of Page Six by the New York Post in 2012 and was named the brand ambassador of Maasai Project for Pikolinos. Recently in 2014, she started an e-commerce website with The Fancy and partnered with Shutterfly and Shuttlerfly by design.
About her personal life, Olivia is married to Johannes Huebl. Her then boyfriend is a German model and they have been in a relationship since the year 2008. The couple got engaged in December 2013. Olivia tied the knot on June 29, 2014 in a small New York ceremony. They seem to be enjoying their married life a lot and are still much in love. From the looks of it, divorce is out of the question for many more years to come. She is yet to become pregnant although the rumors of her pregnancy comes flying every now and then.
Being a successful model, Katherine has a pretty face that looks good on her gorgeous body. She has a very slim body and has often revealed her sensual bikini body. She stands tall at the height of 5 feet and 6 inches and takes a balanced diet to keep her weight in check. She is an active user of popular social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram account. To know more about her, her fans can view her bio in the wiki or see her interviews.