Seraina Schönenberger is a former ‘Miss Zürich’ contestant and a Swiss model. She started hogging the limelight when she began dating popular American musician and songwriter Mick Mars. Mars is best known as the lead guitarist of the famous rock band ‘Mötley Crüe.’ Before attaining international fame because of her relationship with Mick Mars, Schönenberger attained popularity as a model. Schönenberger, who is 33 years younger than Mick Mars, has posed for several Swiss magazines. Schönenberger started dating Mars in 2007 after meeting him at a concert. After dating the popular guitarist for six years, Schönenberger got married to him in 2013. She currently lives in Nashville, Tennessee, along with her famous husband.
Early Life & Career
Seraina Schönenberger was born Seraina Fai Schönenberger on October 4, 1984, in Zürich, Switzerland. After completing her education, Schönenberger developed interest in fashion and modeling. She started posing for several local magazines. She then landed an opportunity to compete for the prestigious ‘Miss Zürich’ title. Her participation in the renowned competition increased her popularity, which, in turn, landed her more modeling opportunities. Schönenberger has modeled for famous Swiss brands and magazines. She is also popular on social media platforms, such as Twitter and Instagram where she has hundreds of followers.
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Relationship with Mick Mars
Seraina Schönenberger met Mick Mars in June 2007, when the former attended a concert by the famous American rock band 'Mötley Crüe.' Being a huge 'Mötley Crüe' fan, Schönenberger went to the concert along with her friends. She was fortunate enough to talk to the rock band’s lead guitarist Mick Mars who took interest in her. Schönenberger and Mars started dating and eventually the Swiss model fell in love with Mars. In one of her interviews, Schönenberger said that she is totally in love with the guitarist who is 33 years older than her. Not surprisingly, their relationship attracted the attention of many, including the paparazzi. Subsequently, Schönenberger’s popularity increased because of her relationship with Mick Mars. After dating for six years, Schönenberger and Mars decided to tie the knot. They got married in 2013 and have since been together. Though Schönenberger and Mars seldom make public appearances, pictures of them can often be found on social media. Schönenberger is quite popular on Twitter and Instagram where she often posts pictures of her beloved husband. Mick Mars was married twice prior to his wedding with Schönenberger. He first married Sharon Deal in 1970 before divorcing her in 1973. In 1990, he married Emi Canyn who was part of his rock band ‘Mötley Crüe.’ In 1993, he filed for divorce, accusing Emi Canyn of deceiving him.
Like her famous husband, Seraina Schönenberger is also an atheist. She often travels with Mick Mars’ rock band, ‘Mötley Crüe.’ From July to August 2008, she was seen alongside the crew members of the popular band when they traveled for their summer tour 'Crue Fest.' She can also be seen in one of the band’s video songs titled ‘Saints of Los Angeles.’ Seraina Schönenberger moved from Zürich, Switzerland, to the United States of America after marrying Mick Mars. She currently lives in Nashville, Tennessee.