Fashion models are usually taken as a measuring scale for the female beauty. The best of them have the superstar status and a lot of young girls want to look as they do. On the other hand, many people perceive the job of fashion models as very easy and their salary as completely undeserved as jealous people are everywhere. The truth is that it is very hard work to reach the top of this industry and to reach the top. In the following list, we have tried to pick up ten most popular and famous fashion models with the US passport.
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10. Devon Aoki
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Devon started with modeling at the age of 13. One year later she signed a contract with the Storm Model Management and in 1998, she became the face of Versace (she replaced Naomi Cambell in this role). She had the best guide she could to show her the world of modeling – Kate Moss.
9. Marisa Miller
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Originally from Santa Cruz, California, Marisa Miller started with modeling at the age of 16 in the Perfect 10 magazine. During her career, she appeared on the cover of many magazines including Vogue, Sports Illustrated, Cosmopolitan, Esquire, Victoria´s Secret or Marie Claire Russia. She also appeared in Victoria´s Secret´s TV campaign next to Heidi Klum. It´s not surprising that such a campaign with two famous American models was very successful.
8. Molly Sims
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Molly Sims is one those American models who are both models and actresses. She starred in her role for NBC´s Las Vegas. Her major modeling success became when she appeared in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues. She also had an appearance in several movies like The Pink Panther 2 or Fired up.
7. Ali Larter
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Born in 1976, Alison Elizabeth Larter signed her first modeling contract at the age of 14 with the Ford Modeling Agency. She was named in the „Best Dressed List“ of the 2007 issue of the People magazine. She also starred in movies like Varsity Blues, Final Destination 1 and 2, Obsessed and Resident Evil video game franchise.
6. Emily DiDonato
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Emily made a big success as a face of big labels like H&M or Maybelline. Emily DiDonato is another of the American fashion models who were born in the 90s (1991). Her exotic beauty comes from the fact that she is of Italian, Irish and also Native American ancestry. In 2013, she appeared in the sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. She has her place among famous American models.
5. Stacy Ann-Marie Keibler
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Stacy was born in 1979 and had an extraordinary career, she was a professional wrestler and became a WWE Diva, she also appeared in the Dancing with the Stars and several other TV shows. Keibler was a guest star in How I Met Your Mother as well. Her modeling success attracted the interest of Playboy but she refused it. She is adored especially for her long legs and is considered to be one of the most beautiful American fashion models.
4. Jessica Biel
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Jessica Biel is best known as an actress who starred in movies such as The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003), Blade: Trinity (2004) or Total Recall (2012). She became her modeling career at the age of 11 when she won The International Modeling and Talent Association. She was a model for several magazines and became one of the famous American models.
3. Christy Turlington
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Born in 1969, Christy Turlington became a supermodel and one of the most influential persons in the industry. During her career, she worked for campaigns of Maybelline, Calvin Klein, Prada, Versace, Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent and many others. She has also taken a spot in magazines as Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle or Harper´s Bazaar.
2. Karlie Kloss
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Karlie Kloss was born in Chicago in 1992. She started her career in 2006 at the age of 14 when she worked on a photo shoot with Scene Magazine. Later in her career, she worked with many big names in the fashion industry – Versace, Gucci, Karl Lagerfeld or Louis Vuitton. It´s not surprising that she became one of the most famous American models with so many appearances in magazines as Vogue or Vanity Fair.
1. Cindy Crawford
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Cindy Crawford is the most famous of American fashion models and is still considered to be one of the most beautiful women of all time. She had the great success during the 80s and 90s. She worked with almost every major player in the fashion industry and appeared in all significant magazines. Cindy Crawford is still considered an etalon for today´s supermodels.
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