Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model and actress who gained immense popularity as Victoria’s Secret Angel since 1999. Besides, she is a popular spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics, Super Bowl, and Kia Motors commercials. According to Celebrity Net Worth, Adriana Lima’s net worth is estimated at $85 million as of 2020.
On the other hand, Adriana has modeled for numerous international editions of Vogue and Marie Claire. Additionally, Lima has walked in a runway for designers like Giorgio Armani, Vera Wang, and Valentino. Moreover, Lima appeared on the Forbes top-earning models in 2012. Without further delay let’s drill into more details about model Adriana Lima.
Know About Adriana Lima’s Net Worth, Childhood Life, Career, and Relationship
Adriana Lima took birth to the parents Nelson Torres and Maria da Graca Lima in Bahia, Brazil on 12th June 1981. Besides, she is only the child from her parent relationship. Her father abandoned her mother and raised her all alone. Furthermore, Lima holds Brazilian nationality and has Portuguese, Swiss, Native Brazilian, African descent.
Following her educational background, she enrolled at a local school in Brazil. During her school period, she participated in many beauty pageants and also won them. However, she did not consider pursuing a career in modeling during her high school days. At the age of 13, Lima participated in Ford’s Supermodel of Brazil modeling contest and eventually finished in the first place.
Moving onwards Adriana Lima’s career, she started her career in modeling from early childhood. She won several beauty pageant competitions. Similarly, she participated in Ford’s Supermodel of World in 1996. She finished in second place in the competition. Afterward three years, she moved to New York City and signed her first modeling contract with Elite Model Management.
Adriana Lima Modeling Career
Afterward collaborating with the Elite Model agency, she started to appear in many international magazines. She worked in many ad campaigns. However, she started to blossom after she joined Maybelline Cosmetics as a spokesmodel. She continued her journey with Maybelline till 2009. Later, she worked for popular fashion brands like Bebe, Armani, Versace, Louis Vuitton.
Additionally, Adriana also appeared on the covers of fashion magazines like Elle, Arena, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Esquire. Subsequently, in 2011, she signed a contract as a spokeswoman for Megacity by Votsu.
Adriana Lima as Victoria’s Secret Angel
Lima is notable for her work with Victoria’s Secret. She first walked her Victoria’s Secret runway in 1999 at the age of 17. In 2008, she wore the Fantasy Bra for the 2008 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Similarly, she again wore the Fantasy Bra called the Victoria’s Secret Bombshell Fantasy Bra in 2010.
Adriana Lima Acting Career
Prior to a modeling career, she is also an actress. Lima grabbed her first acting role in The Follow, a short film in the BMW series. Apart from this, she also played a guest role in the CBS comedy series How I met Your Mother in 2007.
Asides from this, she was the host and executive producer of the American reality competition, American Beauty Stars.
Know About Adriana Lima’s Net Worth and Earnings
As mentioned earlier, Adriana Lima’s net worth is estimated at $85 million as of 2020. She has exaggerated an enormous amount of wealth in her fortune for her modeling career. Lima is considered as one of the top modelings in Victoria’s Secret Angel. Similarly, she was listed as the top four highest-paid models by Forbes.
Likewise, she did her modeling gigs for popular fashion brands. Moreover, she earned a hefty amount of wealth by appearing in numerous international magazines like Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, and Esquire.
Know About Adriana Lima Personal Life and Relationship
Following on Adriana Lima’s personal life, she is currently single. Previously, she dated and married to NBA player Marco Jaric. The ex-couple started dating from June 2008. Afterward, dating from few months, the pair announced their engagement.
In 2009, the couple tied their wedding knot. The ex-couple shares two daughters together named Valentina Lima Jaric and Sienna. In 2014, the pair announced their separation and officially divorced in 2016.