Comprehensive directory containing biographies of world's most famous models.

A model may refer to any person who is employed in order to advertise, promote or market either products or services. Models may work in different fields such as fashion, advertising, print media and other kinds of media like television, magazines, shows, music videos, reality television or even the internet. The profession of modeling was first introduced by English designer, Charles Frederick Worth, who had requested his wife to wear and display the clothes that he had designed. Subsequently, the need for fashion models increased with the development of the field of fashion photography in the late 1950s. A decade later, in the 1960’s, fashion agencies were established and during that time there was a great demand for models in Paris. By the 1990s modeling became one of the most highly paid professions. The different kinds of models include fashion models, runway models, super models, glamour models, fitness models, camera and commercial print models, promotional models, showroom models and art models. In the 21st century, male models too have become an important part of the fashion industry. Here is a compilation of a list of famous models from across the world, learn more fascinating facts and details about them with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Megan Fox Megan Fox
American

Ivana Trump Ivana Trump
American

Gigi Hadid Gigi Hadid
American

Gal Gadot Gal Gadot
Israeli

Aaliyah Aaliyah
American

Jamie Dornan Jamie Dornan
British, Northern Irish

Nina Dobrev Nina Dobrev
Bulgarian, Canadian

RuPaul RuPaul
American

Uma Thurman Uma Thurman
American
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Zoey Deutch Zoey Deutch
American

Brenda Song Brenda Song
American

Portia de Rossi Portia de Rossi
Australian, American

Nora Fatehi Nora Fatehi
Canadian

Miranda Kerr Miranda Kerr
Australian

Bella Hadid Bella Hadid
American

Milla Jovovich Milla Jovovich
Ukrainian, American

Pamela Anderson Pamela Anderson
Canadian, American

Ruby Rose Ruby Rose
Australian

Gina Carano Gina Carano
American

Leslie Bibb Leslie Bibb
American

Geena Davis Geena Davis
American

Yvette Prieto Yvette Prieto
Cuban, American

Mia Goth Mia Goth
Brazilian, Canadian, British

Sasha Grey Sasha Grey
American

Grace Jones Grace Jones
Jamaican, American
Travis Fimmel Travis Fimmel
Australian

Song Ji-hyo Song Ji-hyo
South Korean

Kate Moss Kate Moss
British
Tyra Banks Tyra Banks
American