Behati Prinsloo (born 16 May 1989) is a Namibian model.In 2008, she became the face of the Victoria’s Secret sub-brand Pink and moved on to become a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2009.
Early Life And Career
Prinsloo was born in Grootfontein, Namibia, where her father is a minister and her mother runs a bed and breakfast.
While on holiday in Cape Town, South Africa, at the age of 16, Prinsloo was discovered by model scout Sarah Doukas.
Prinsloo has walked in fashion shows for Chanel, Prada, and Miu Miu. She has been on the covers of Vogue, The Daily Telegraph magazine, Italy’s Muse, Russian Vogue, French, Swedish & Italian Elle, and American Velvet. Her ad campaigns include Adore, Aquascutum, Chanel, H&M, Hugo Boss, Kurt Geiger, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Max Studio, Nina Ricci, Tommy Hilfiger, Gap, DKNY Jeans and Nine West as well as a Vogue Italia editorial.
On her resume are appearances in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. In 2009, Prinsloo was made a Victoria’s Secret Angel. She has been doing print work for the company as the face for their sub-brand “Pink”. Prinsloo ranked 14th on ‘The Top Sexiest Models’ list by models.com.
She was announced as the face of Australian swimwear brand Seafolly for summer 2012.
She played the rich girl in the “Rich Girls” music video by The Virgins.
The night before the 4 December 2012 airing of the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, Prinsloo and fellow Victoria’s Secret models Jacquelyn Jablonski and Jasmine Tookes guest starred on the 3 December “Ha’awe Make Loa” episode of CBS’ Hawaii Five-0.
Prinsloo is close friends with Canadian model Coco Rocha and fellow Victoria’s Secret Angel Candice Swanepoel.
Prinsloo dated Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine from May of 2012 until March 2013.They reunited after a brief split, and on 16 July 2013, it was reported by Levine’s representative that Prinsloo and Levine are engaged to be married, after he proposed to her in Los Angeles that weekend.
Photos Of Behati Prinsloo
16 May 1989
Grootfontein, Otjozondjupa, Namibia
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||117 Pound (53Kg)|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Dress Size||6 (US) or 36 (EU)|
|Shoe Size||8.5 (US) or 39 (EU) or 6 (UK)|