The beautiful and nicely shaped Miranda Kerr has worked her way to prominence in the highly competitive modeling industry. Hitting Victoria’s Secret in 2007, she clung to her opportunity and never took any deal for granted. The Australian model has become a prominent name and has continued to work for notable fashion brands. Kerr’s passion for the profession started when she was very young and she didn’t hesitate to follow her heart. Here is everything you need to know about the supermodel.
Miranda Kerr’s Bio (Age)
She was born Miranda May Kerr on April 23, 1983, to her parents Therese and John Kerr, in Sydney, Australia. Kerr grew up with her parents in Gunnedah, New South Wales. After her family moved to Brisbane, she enrolled at All Hallows School. As early as the age of 13, her interest in modeling already began to manifest. She won the 1997 ‘Dolly’ magazine/impulse model competition and shot for the magazine as her price. Although some backlash followed due to her young age, she remained undeterred. Before she fully ventured into the field Miranda made sure she got an education; she studied psychology and health education.
Chic Management soon signed Kerr, and she started featuring in a series of beachwear commercials. She graced the runways in 2004 when she signed with NEXT Model Management. Some of the brands she worked with include; Baby Phat, Alex Perry, Levi’s, and many others. Miranda proceeded to Maybelline New York in 2006. The following year she signed with Victoria’s Secret and became the first Australian Victoria’s Secret Angel. She rose to popularity after she made appearances in the brand’s 2006 to 2009 televised runway shows which were viewed across the globe. Miranda was the new face of Arden B in 2007 and featured in their campaigns. The following year she was the new face of the Clinique Happy fragrance. She also signed a mouthwatering deal with David Jones that year and became one of the highest earning models at the time.
Kerr in 2009 went nude for Rolling Stone magazine in Australia. This was the brand’s way of creating awareness for the endangered koalas. That same year, she ranked no. 9 on Forbes list of highest paid models in the world. The supermodel signed a new contract with IMG Models in 2004 after she left NEXT. Kerr whose skills shot to prominence also walked for PRADA in 2010 during the launch of their fall collection.
In 2013, Kerr ranked no.2 on Forbes list of highest paid models with earnings to the tune of $7 million. She was made the face of H&M, a Swedish clothing brand, the following year. In July 2014, she became the face of Escada fragrance, Joyful. In 2015, Miranda in collaboration with Swarovski, designed a jewelry line and ranked no. 6 on Forbe’s list of highest earning models that year. In 2017, she appeared in a Buick commercial alongside Cam Newton. She also featured in a Louis Vuitton video campaign in July that year, when the brand celebrated the launch of her new smartwatch.
Personal Life – Son, Husband, Boyfriend
A beautiful, attractive and successful supermodel like Miranda Kerr surely has some stories to tell concerning her love life. She has been married twice and has two children. The Former NEXT model was first married to actor Orlando Bloom in 2010.
The couple who met in 2007 dated for three years before Bloom popped the question. They tied the knot in July 2010 in the presence of friends and family. The following year (2011) they had a son Flynn Christopher Bloom. Before her first son’s birth, Miranda’s pregnancy did not deter her from continuing with her work. As a matter of fact, the model who was six months pregnant in January 2011, shot in her condition for Vogue Australia, becoming the brand’s first pregnant model. Kerr and Bloom split after two years of marriage in 2013.
Two years later, she got entangled with Snapchat co-founder Evan Spiegel. After the announcement of their engagement, the couple got married in 2017 and had a son together – Hart Spiegel.
Before her marriage to Orlando Bloom, Kerr was in a relationship with Adrian Camilleri. She also dated Jay Lyon of Tamarama band from 2003 to 2007.
Body Measurements – Height, Weight
Miranda hardly goes anywhere unnoticed with her pretty face and her beautifully carved body. She stands at a height of 5ft 9in (175 cm) which is quite proportional to her weight of 53 kg (117 pounds). With her perfect body stats of 34-24-34, Kerr effortlessly fits into size 6 (UK), for her dresses.