a child Heidi grew up with parents in the fashion industry,
her father worked for a cosmetic company and her mother
was a hair stylist. However, Heidi never had plans on
a career in the fashion industry yet alone become one
of most famous supermodels over the past decade.
flipping through some pages of a magazine in 1991, Heidi
ran across a advertisement for a modeling competition
from her home of Bergisch Gladbach, Germany. With a little
encouragement from her best friend in their senior year
of highschool, the 18 year old Heidi sent off a few photos
magazine for the modeling contest.
age of eighteen years old Heidi won the competition
Face of the Year. "
Soon after she won the competition
she began modeling in Europe. After hitting modeling scene
of Paris and Milan, Heidi decided she wanted to take her
modeling career to the States.
When Heidi moved to New York she signed the Elite Modeling
Agency. After years of work over seas, It was in
the United States when this German beauty started
to make herself very well known in the modeling industry.
It was Heidi's relationship with Victoria's Secret that
was the huge leap to becoming a supermodel. Heidi became
one of the original Victoria's Secret "Angels".
Through out the years she became known as the face of
she landed the covenant cover of the Sports Illustrated
annual Swimsuit Issue. It was at that moment when she
knew she had made it as a supermodel.
Since then Heidi has appeared
on countless covers of top fashion magazines.
Many people recognize Heidi as one of the most sought
out faces of
Secret . Heidi, has been
well known for her photos and commercials for Victoria's
have not been Heidi's only television appearances.
Heidi made her acting debut
in 2002 on the ABC television sitcom "Spin
City " where she played herself
" Heidi Klum supermodel". Since then she has also made
appearances on the big screen in such movies as The Devil
wears Prada, Ella Enchanted and Perfect Strangers
2004 she teamed up with Bob and Harvey Weinstein to launch
Project Runway. Heidi is not only a host on the show but
executive producer of the Emmy-nominated series . The
show is one of cable televisions highest rated show and
is in it's fifth season.
is a busy woman besides the modeling campaigns and TV
shows she also has her own jewelry and shoe collection
that she designs herself and has been selling very well.
says models can't do it all ? Besides being a supermodel
and business woman Heidi still has time for her most important
achievement, being a mother of three. Family is the most
important thing in Heidi's life, she loves being a mother
and wife to music superstar Seal to whom she married in
2005 on a beach in Mexico wearing a dress designed by
are also a important part of Heidi's life. The Easter
of 2000, Heidi took part in a fundraiser that herself
and twelve other supermodels painted
raise money for Rosie O'Donnels's charity,The
For All Kids Foundation.
easter eggs were displayed and auction here on supermodels-online.
Her other involvement include work with American Red Cross
and the Elizabeth Glazer Pediatric AIDS Foundation.
Heidi Klum is not only a beauty
, she is a extremely caring, and fun loving person. Combine
that all together and you get a super person.... Heidi
Here is the best of Heidi Klum on
video cover shoot
and info on the net:
@ E online
@ MSN movies
@ yahoo movies
Klum @ IMDB.com
@ Project Runway
@ celeb gossip net
@ hollywood scoop
@ Sports Illustrated
the famous body paintings @ SI