Gisele Bunchen is a supermodel, actress, businesswoman, and environmentalist. She is one of the highest paid models and one of the richest women in the entertainment industry in the world. She was a Victoria’s Secret Angel until 2007, has modeled for numerous companies, and appeared on Vogue magazine covers and many other magazines and advertisements.
Gisee Caroline Bunchen was born in 1980 in Horizontina Tres de Maio, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. She has five sisters, including her fraternal twin. Gisele speaks five languages. In 1993, she and a couple of her sisters joined a modeling course. The Elite modeling agency discovered her which led to contests and her future modeling career.
In1997, Gisele began auditioning in London. In 1998, she became known for her walk after an Alexander McQueen runway walk she did. She, also, appeared on her first Vogue cover in 1998. Modeling work continued and has been plentiful. In fact, in 2015 she was in the Guinness World Record Book as the model who yearly earned the most money. It was, also, reported that she has appeared in over 550 ad campaigns, 2000 magazine covers, 3500 magazine editorials, and 800 fashion shows.
Gisele has done numerous endorsements, has products, and has business dealings including real estate. She has a reputation as an amazing businesswoman and is known for her successes with products. Companies and stocks have benefited from her product endorsements.
Gisele’s charity donations and involvement has benefited many causes and organizations. She has worked for disaster relief, cancer research and treatment, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, HIV/AIDS causes, and other charities. Her environmental work has included a “green” blog, fighting climate change, clean water initiatives, environmental sustainability, preservation of rainforests, and other causes. She has received honors and awards for her work including being named 2011’s Global Environmental Citizen by Harvard University.
Gisele married Tom Brady in 2009. They have had two children. Before this, she appeared in three films and a television program. After her marriage, she appeared in Gisele & the Green Team. Recently, she was named the Best Green International Celebrity.
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