The stunning supermodel Cindy Crawford enjoys her lavish lifestyle. Find out about her net worth, movies, Instagram and other facts to know.
Who is Cindy Crawford?
Cynthia Ann Crawford was born in 1966. She is a famous American model and actress. She shot to fame during her modelling days. Crawford became an international celebrity and got an array of roles in movies and television. She even worked as a spokesperson. Her mole just above her lip became her trademark. Crawford appeared in many magazine covers throughout her career. Crawford was known for her Clairol and Pepsi campaigns. She also had a hugely successful line of workout videos. In 2005, Crawford partnered with HM Richards on a range of home furniture which she sold through retailers like Art Van, Ramour & Flanigan and Rooms to Go. Crawford partnered with JCPenney in 2009 to sell a mid-range jewelry collection called, One Kiss. Crawford is still the preferred model for Omega Watches and Russian department store TSUM. She has her own line of anti-aging skincare called ‘Meaningful Beauty’ and a branded shoe collection which she sells through European retailer Deichmann.
One of the richest supermodels in America, Cindy Crawford has a net worth of $100 million.
Career in movies and in modeling
Crawford was one of the most popular supermodels in the ’80s and ’90s. She had an ubiquitous presence on runways, fashion campaigns and magazine covers. She appeared on the coves of famous magazines like Vogue, W, People, Harper’s Bazaar, Allure and Cosmopolitan. Crawford has walked the runways for Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Chanel and many more designer brands. Crawford appeared alongside top models like Linda Evangelista, Christy Turlington, Naomi Campbell on the cover of the British Vogue. She played the lost love of Jon Bon Jovi in 1994 video, John Taylor in a 2011 video, and Headmistress in the 2015 video for Taylor Swift. Crawford managed to create a ripple in the fashion industry with her red Versace dress that she wore to the 63rd Academy Awards in 1991. She made an exercise video with Radu Teodorescu named, Cindy Crawford: Shape Your Body. It was a huge success and led to the making of two more similar follow ups, cindy Crawford: The Next Challenge in 1993 and Cindy Crawford: A New Dimension in 2000. She also made a fitness video aimed at children, Mini-Muscles with Cindy Crawford and the Fit-wits which was an animation production in which she had rendered her voice. Crawford’s mole was removed from her pictures during the beginning of her career. She had a resemblance to model Gia Carangi which led to her being named as ‘Baby Gia’. In 1992, Crawford appeared in the Pepsi’s Super Bowl commercial. In 2016, Pepsi released a remake of the Super Bowl commercial again with Crawford. Crawford had a career in television and films too. She was the host of MTV’s House of Style. Her movie career started with the movie, ‘Fair Game’. Her work in ‘Fair Game’ was applauded by critics. She also appeared in a documentary called ‘Beautopia’ in 1998. The movie ‘Beautopia’ revolved around four models and the whole world of modelling. In 2001, Cindy Crawford co-starred as a part of an ensemble cast in ‘The Simian Line’. ‘The Simian Line’ was not successful. Crawford also appeared in many programs on TV in supporting roles. In 1990, her make-up artist, Carol Shaw named a lipstick color after Crawford. Crawford also appeared in a TV Show called the ‘House of Style’. The show was aired in 1989. ‘House of Style’ focused on fashion, lives of models and the modelling industry. Crawford presented the show and was critically applauded for her performance. She posed nude in 1988 in a Playboy magazine by the photographer Herb Ritts. She again posed for same magazine by the same photographer in 1998. She was often ranked highly on the lists of world’s sexiest people. Playboy listed her on number 5 in the list of the sexiest stars of the 20th century. She was ranked as the second most beautiful woman in the world in 1997 by Shape magazine.
Interesting facts to know
Here are some intriguing facts about Cindy Crawford: * She wanted to study chemical engineering. * Her parents divorced when she was very young. * Her brother died from leukemia. * At the age of 16, she used to spend the summers at the job of detasseling corn where she was noticed by a newspaper photographer and this is how the gates of modelling were opened for her. * In 1995, Crawford became the highest paid model in the world. * She signed a million-dollar deal with Pepsi and Revlon. * Crawford married famous actor Richard Gere in 1991, but they got divorced in 1995. * She later married former model and businessman Rande Gerber in 1998. They have a son, Presley Walker, and a daughter, Kaia Jordan. * Prince William had a crush on her in 1996, when he was just 13. She was invited to the Buckingham Palace by the late Princess Diana.
The supermodel today is still happily married. Both her children are currently models.