Gigi Hadid is a very famous American fashion super model. She has been signed to the IMG Models since the very beginning of 2013. She has been ranked as one of the top super models by several media outlets. Gigi made her debut in Top 50 rankings of super models in November, 2014 and a year later she was even designated the title of the “Model of the Year”.
Gigi hosted this year’s American Music Awards this year which was held a few days back on November 19, 2016. She was really appreciated on her dressing for the event and even her deliverance of speeches and being one of the wittiest anchors on the event.
Apart from all the fun and humour, she was criticised by several of the Trump supporters for her impressions of Melania Trump. Gigi wrote down an open letter and posted it on her official twitter account clarifying that it was for humour and fun and that she would never intentionally offend anyone. She further added that she does hope that Melania does understand that it is something that is part of the “entertainment world” and not to let anyone down.
Early life and education
Gigi Hadid or Jelena Noura Hadid as the birth name suggests was born on April 23, 1995 in Los Angeles, California to Mohamed Hadid and Yolanda Hadid. Her father is of Palestinian-American authenticity while her mother is Dutch-American. Gigi has two siblings, a younger sister, Bella Hadid who is also a super model and a brother, Anwar Hadid.
Gigi’s parents divorced and both their parents remarried later. She has two half-siblings from her father’s side and five half-siblings from her mother’s remarriage with music producer David Foster.
She finished her schooling from Malibu High School. Gigi was captain of the varsity volleyball team in her school. Not just that, she was a competitive horseback rider during the times. Soon after her high school, Gigi relocated to New York to give the modelling career a push and also to finish her studies. She later enrolled herself in The New School.
Gigi Hadid – Boyfriend
The 1.79 meter tall Gigi Hadid is currently dating the British singer Zayn Malik.
Gigi’s modelling career started when she was just a mere two years old. She modelled for the “Guess” campaign as the Baby Guess but later opted out of it owing to her academics. She later resumed the modelling in 2011 under the guidance of Paul Marciano. She did the same campaign under Guess and was also the face of the campaign in 2012.
Gigi rose to fame after she relocated to New York and got signed to IMG Models in the year 2013 and later walked the New York Fashion Show for Desigual. After that, the contracts started flooding in and she was soon signed to cover the CR Fashion Book.
Hadid even hosted one of the most prestigious fashion events, Daily Front Row’s Fashion Media Awards in 2014. She has also been part of several Tom Ford Campaigns including Tom Ford Beauty 2014 and Tom Ford F/W 2014.
Gigi Hadid – Net worth
Gigi Hadid has an estimated net worth of $4 million.