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Adriana Lima: biography
Francesc adriana Lima was born in July 1981 in the heat of Brazil. Her childhood and teenage years were spent in the former Brazilian capital, Salvador. Her parents Maria de graça Lima, Nelson Torres divorced when her daughter turned six months. The girl was raised by a mother who worked in a social service. In his veins flows the young Brazilian, African, Portuguese, Indian and Japanese blood.
The recognition of its beauty, adriana Lima has got 13 years of age. Girls attend beauty pageants almost if not more than school. In 13 she won a major beauty title in Salvador. Winning in his hometown was only the first step in the modeling career Lima. After 2 years she took 2nd place in the prestigious beauty contest «Beauty of the year», which was attended by girls from more than 60 countries.
In 1998, biography Adriana Lima’s visits for the new round: 17-year-old girl signs contract with the American Agency and moved to new York.
Complete ignorance of the English language did not prevent adriana Lima to rapidly climb the corporate ladder. Shortly after moving to new York she appears on the glossy covers of top publications and shows clothes most famous fashion designers. Lima shines in dresses from Vera Wang, Valentino, Armani and other famous artists in the world of fashion.
But most bright star began to Shine in 2001 after the demonstration swimwear and lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret. The Brazilian became one of the «angels» of the brand.
The season of «Victoria’s Secret-2003» secured success. Adriana Lima along with Heidi Klum and Laetitia Casta henceforth referred to as the «angels of Victoria’s Secret». They are the most popular models in the world. Promotional video, in which Lima is walking through Venice in lingerie from the famous brand to the song of Bob Dylan, Adrian brought worldwide fame. In 2008, she advertises a bra, the price of which is $ 5 million. In the same year, she ranked in the TOP sexiest women in the world. In 2010 and 2014 – is fabulously expensive clothes. 5 adriana Lima opened the show Victoria’s Secret.
The fees model is huge. In 2010, adriana Lima has earned more than $ 8 million. In the ranking of «Forbes» in 2011, Lima was ranked 4th among the most expensive models in the world. It was only ahead of Kate moss, Gisele bündchen and Heidi Klum.
In 2014, adriana Lima signed a new contract with the brand «Maybelline», which collaborated in 2003-2009.
Adriana Lima is known for his charity work. In the care of the star children’s home in his native Salvador. Model willingly helps the poor by buying them food and clothes. She is also an active participant in charity events for Haiti.
A cinematic biography of Adriana Lima began in 2001 with bright role in the short film «Stakeout». She played the wife of the main character. In this tape, Lima appeared together with Mickey Rourke, Clive Owen, and forest Whitaker. The film received many positive reviews from critics and brought the creators of solid charges from the rental company.
In the fall of 2007, adriana Lima, along with other «angels of Victoria’s Secret» was invited to the TV series «How I met your mother».
Next year a Brazilian model played herself in the film «Ugly Betty». This episode first aired in America, and then appeared in the worldwide box office.
2013 brought adriana Lima exciting new role. This time she starred in TV series «Mad men», where the main roles, there’s Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar.
Adriana Lima – believer, an adherent of Catholicism. It adheres to very strict principles of morality. Perhaps, therefore, about the model rarely remember the scandalous tabloids. Lima is very picky about ties, slowly walking closer to strangers, trying to learn more about them. She does not use drugs and alcohol.
Personal life Adriana Lima, which is rightly considered one of the most beautiful and sexy women in the world, always interested in mass-media. Some time, wrote about her relationship with musician lenny Kravitz. The young people were married in 2002, but in 2003 I got divorced.
Since February 2009 adriana Lima was in a conjugal relationship with the Serbian basketball player Marko Erichem. The young people were married after a 3-year-old novel. To this marriage were born two children – girls Valentina and Sienna Lima Jaric. The younger daughter appeared in 2012. And after 2 years the couple suddenly announced the divorce.
- How I met your mother
- Ugly Betty