Carolina Gynning

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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Helsingborg, Sweden

Carolina Gynning is a Swedish glamour model, presenter on television, novelist, actor, and jewelry designer. Carolina Gynning took part in the Swedish Big Brother competition, which she ended up winning.

Early Life

Carolina Gynning was born on 6 October 1978, in her birthplace, Helsingborg, Sweden. Her age is currently 43 years old. Her full name is Carolina Gynning Nilson. Likewise, she was born to her parents Max Nilson (father) and Agneta Gynning (mother).

Similarly, she has two siblings named Andrea Lucia Nilson and Pontus Gynning. She holds Swedish nationality but her ethnicity is unknown. As born on 6 October, her zodiac sign is Libra.


However, there is no information about her educational background. But according to some sources, she attended high school in Lund.

Career and Professional Life

Carolina Gynning is a professional model, author, television presenter, and jewelry designer.

TV Personality and Host

After a few years of working as a glamour model, Gynning was contacted by the creators of the Swedish version of Big Brother. She entered the house in January 2004 and eventually won the season.

Moreover, she joined Let’s Dance in 2006 as a celebrity dancer. She made an appearance in the first season of the TV4 program. She was eliminated in the second round with Daniel da Silva as her dance partner.

In late 2006, she co-hosted the TV4 program Förkväll with five other hostesses while also working for Viasat’s Formula 1 show Studio F1 with Tore Kullgren (Tonight”). Along with Carina Berg, Gynning hosted Idol 2007’s audition phase 2007.

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Caption: Carolina Gynning posing for a photo Source: Instagram

Acting Career

A few months prior to taking part in Big Brother as a roommate, Gynning played the role of “Zoe” in the French film Happily Ever After, which starred Johnny Depp.

Along with Marie Göranzon, Helena af Sandeberg, and Alexandra Dahlström, Gynning performed the major part in the 2012 film Blondie, which was directed by Jesper Ganslandt.

Music Career

Gynning released her debut song, “Allt jag tar p blir till guld,” on February 8th, 2008. (“Everything I touch turns to gold”). Her debut television program, I huvudet p Gynning, allowed viewers to watch her create the song’s music video.

Gynning invented the perfume “Perfect” and debuted an ad for it at the show. In September 2009, Gynning released her new scent “Go Girl!”, becoming the first Swedish woman to have her own perfume and scent.

Writing Career

Gynning’s autobiography, Ego Girl, was published in 2005. In it, she relates how she was discovered as a model at age sixteen and how she later lost herself in a world of drugs and sex before recovering. A book containing the postal exchanges between Gynning and Alex Schulman was published in 2007.


Through her hard work and dedication, Gynning has won many awards. She earned the 2007 Best Female Television Personality of the Year award from the Swedish tabloid Aftonbladet. Aftonbladet’s 2008 list of Sweden’s most important persons included Gynning at number 37.

Carolina Gynning – Net Worth

This hard-working personality has earned a decent amount of money throughout her multiple career and profession. She has a net worth of between $1 million and $5 million as of 2022. But her salary is unknown.

Moreover, Carolina has endorsed a brand named Understatement, an underwear company.

Relationship Status

Talking about her relationship status, she is currently single and not dating anyone. Her sexual orientation is straight. She was in a relationship with Andreas Kleerup in 2008 and with Calum Best in 2004.

Likewise, she is the mother of three kids whose names are Alicia Lydecker, Adele Gynning, and Vilda Aurora Gisela Philipson Gynning. However, the details about her kids’ father are not available at the moment.

Carolina Gynning

Caption: Carolina Gynning posing for a photo with her daughters
Source: Instagram

Carolina Gynning – Body Measurements

Coming to her physical structure, she has a height of 5 feet 8 inches. However, her other body measurements like weight, dress size, bra size, shoe size, hip size, and so on. Likewise, she has a pair of blue eyes with dark blonde colored hair.

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Caption: Carolina Gynning posing for a photo Source: Instagram

Social Media

Reflecting on her social media presence, she is active on Instagram. Her Instagram handle is @carolinagynning where she has more than 406k followers and 7,706 post shares. Likewise, she has more than 1k followers on her @956473 Twitter account.

Similarly, her Facebook account has more than 101k followers. Moreover, she joined YouTube on 2 November 2010 and has mustered more than 28.1k subscribers.