Adriana Lima has made her mark again on the red carpet at the 75th Cannes Film Festival. Lima and her boyfriend Andre Lemars, who experienced maternal excitement for the third time at the age of 40, were present at the premiere of the film Elvis, which was screened during the festivities.
Lima, who is literally in her womb, again wore a jersey. This time, Lima’s choice was a Nicholas Zebran nightwear, which attracted attention with its stone details. Adriana Lima, who retired from the Victoria’s Secret podium with tears in her eyes two years ago, did not go unnoticed with her colorful jewelry.
Who is Adriana Lima, how old is she and where does she come from?
Adriana Francesca Lima (born June 12, 1981, Bahia) is a Brazilian fashion model. She is known for her work for Victoria’s Secret.
Adriana Francesca Lima was born on June 12, 1981, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil to a low-income and religious family. Discovered at the age of 13, Lima, of Native American, African, Brazilian descent, while shopping at a local store. At the age of 15, she was first selected in the Ford Supermodel of Brazilian model search She finished 2nd in the 1996 Ford Super Model of the World Contest.
Shortly afterwards, Lima moved to New York for a Ford modeling agency and signed a contract with Elite Model Management. Between 1997-1998, at the beginning of her career, she did fashion shots for magazines like Vogue and Mary Claire, 1.78m. She appeared in fashion shows of famous brands like Lima, Christian Lacroix and Valentino. But Lima’s real big break came with an ad for the Vesaret billboard that she and her Dominican boyfriend Alberto worked on and hung on a billboard in Times Square.
In 2000, she appeared on the Guess’ Costanova campaign with famous supermodels such as Claudia Schiffer, Latitia Casta and Eva Herzigova, after which she became a commercial star for Maybelline, Babe, Mosimo and the BCBG. After appearing on the covers of important magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar and L, Lima was able to make a name for herself by appearing at the 1998 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. After her Angel Wings lingerie show with Heidi Klum and Gisele Bundchen, she was the opening model for the 2003 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
In 2001, Adriana Lima starred in an 8:47 minute BMW short with Mickey Rourke, Clive Owen and Forrest Whitaker. Wong Kar-Wai directs the movie, which begins when a famous man (Rourke) becomes jealous of his wife (Lima) and hires a detective (Owen) to follow her.
Included in the limited edition Pirelli calendar in 2005, Lima was ranked No. 1 on AskMen.com’s list of top 99 women in the same year and fourth in 2006. Also in 2006, he was ranked 97th on Forbes.com’s list of highest paid celebrities and 99th on the 100 Most Powerful People list.
In January 2009, she participated in a program called Var Mısın Yok Musun, presented by Acun Ilıcalı, and donated 75,000 Turkish lira, winning the competition for children with cancer.
She married NBA player Marco Zaric on February 14, 2009 and their first daughter, Valentina Lima Zaric, was born on November 15, 2009. His second daughter, Siena Lima Zarik, was born on September 12, 2012. They divorced in 2014.
Lima is currently rated as one of the “New Supers” by Model.com Since 2014, Lima has been the second highest paid model in the world. In 2012, she was ranked 4th on Forbes’ list of top-paid models, earning an estimated বছরে 7.3 million a year. It was 3rd in 2013 and second with 8 8 million in 2014. He was second with আয় 9 million in 2015. It ranked second in 2016 with revenue of US 10.5 million.
Lima has worked as a brand ambassador for the Spanish brand Desigual, the Italian brand Caledonian Beachwear Collection, and the Italian brand Sportmax’s clothing collection in Barcelona, Spain. He is currently an ambassador for IWC, Puma, Maybelline and Chopard.
He is of Lima, Portuguese, Brazilian descent, African, Japanese and Swiss descent. He personally identifies as Afro-Brazilian.
Lima speaks four languages: in addition to her native Portuguese, she is fluent in English, Italian and Spanish.