One of the most recognizable faces in today’s world of entertainment, Chrissy Teigen is an American model, internet sensation, fashionista and television personality. She stormed the glamour world when she appeared in the 2010 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and subsequently named “Rookie of the Year”. Apart from that, Teigen has featured on the covers of several popular magazines in the industry as well as modelled for many renowned brands. She expanded her interest onto television, where she co-hosts Lip Sync Battle with LL Cool J on Spike TV and joined the lifestyle panel talk show FABLife. Being an inspiration for several teenage girls, Teigen also owns a blog.
Take a look at this biography that profiles detailed information about her childhood, acting career, personal life, family, height, weight, vital stats, achievements, net worth and fun facts.
Chrissy Teigen Biography
Christine Diane Teigen
Model, Fashion Designer, Blogger, TV Personality
Birthday / Date of Birth
Christine Teigen was born on 30 November 1985 in Delta, Utah, USA.
She is currently 32 years old.
Teigen attended Huntington Beach High School in Huntington Beach, California.
- Father – Ron Teigen Sr. (Electrician)
- Mother – Vilailuck Teigen
- Siblings – Tina Teigen (Sister)
Chrissy Teigen started dating American singer-songwriter, John Legend in 2011. They got engaged in the same year i December and married on September 14, 2013 in Como, Italy. They have one daughter named Luna Simone Stephens, born on April 14, 2016. They announced on November 21, 2017 that they were expecting their second child.
- In feet – 5 feet 9 inches
- In centimeters – 174 cm
- In meters – 1.7 m
- In Kilograms – 58 kg
- In Pounds – 128 lbs
- Measurements – 37-25-35
- Bust – 37 inches
- Waist – 25 inches
- Hip – 35 inches
- Bra Size – 34C
She wears a size 9 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 4 (US).
As a teenager, she was discovered by a photographer when she was working in a surf shop. She globally represents IMG models who was named IGN Babe in 2004. Her huge career breakthrough happened in 2010, when she modeled for Sports Illustrated swimsuit and appeared in their 2010 issue, and was named “Rookie of the Year”. She was also a part of the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issues. In 2014, she appeared on the 50th anniversary cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue with Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge.
Between 2004 and 2010, Teigen modeled for Deal or No Deal, did various modeling gigs, including Gillette Venus, Olay, Nike, Skullcandy headphones, Gap Factory, XOXO, UGG Australia, Rock and Republic, Billabong, Beach Bunny Swimwear. she also appeared on the cover of Maxim’s calendar in 2007.
During her free time, she used to write for her blog, sodelushious.com where she posts about different recipes that she had experiences while travelling the world . She is also a great cook, who has featured on Chrissy Teigen’s Hungry on Cooking Channel special in February 2013. Teigen is perhaps one of the most popular models in the world, who is also best-known for her works outside modeling. Apparently, she is the author of the best selling cooking book, a blogger, a wife and a mother of a pretty child, who has avid interest in cooking and travel.
She has not been a cast of any films.
As a popular model, Chrissy Teigen has featured on television with respect to modeling where she walked the runway for various fashion designers and fashion shows. She has appeared on several fashion and cooking shows, including Tyra Banks’s lifestyle talk show FABLife, Spike TV’s Lip Sync Battle alongside LL Cool J, among others.
She currently appears as a judge on MTV2 cooking show Snack-Off.
Billabong, Rock & Republic, Gillette Venus, Olay, Nike, Skullcandy headphones.
Chrissy Teigen Favorites
- Food – Cacio e pepe
- New York City Restaurants – Le Bernardin, Ippudo Babbo, Pho Grand, Frank, Il Buco, Momofuku Noodle Bar
- Beauty Product – Aquaphor (Lips), SK-II cream
Chrissy Teigen Net worth
The multi-personality, Chrissy Teigen, has an estimated net worth of $12 million US dollars as of 2017. Like other models, Chrissy makes money out of her modeling assignments, photo shoots, television appearances and personal investments.
Social Media Portfolio
Chrissy was born to a Thai mother and a Norwegian father.
She has a dog.
One aspect of Chrissy’s interest that you may not know about is she loves eating alone in restaurants.
In addition to Sports Illustrated, Teigen has appeared on the cover of Ocean Drive magazine, Cosmopolitan, and in editorials for Italian Vogue, Esquire, Glamour, Galore and Cosmopolitan.
Teigen designed a capsule collection with swimwear designer DiNeila Brazil, which debuted at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami in the summer of 2011.
She also appeared in the 2011 EA Sports video game Need For Speed: The Run.
In January 2015, Teigen appeared as a guest star on The Mindy Project as the girlfriend of the man to whom Mindy lost her virginity.
On February 23, 2016, Teigen’s cookbook Cravings was released and became a New York Times bestseller.
Teigen co-hosted the Billboard Music Awards with Ludacris.