By profession, Jourdan Dunn is an English award-winning supermodel as well as an actress. Jourdan Dunn is famously known for earning a spot on Forbes’ top-earning models list twice. Moreover, she is also the face of Maybelline New York. Follow for more details and information regarding the talented supermodel.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
The supermodel, Jourdan was born on August 3, 1990, with the birth sign, Leo. Her birthplace is in London, England, UK. Currently, she is 31 years old. Her parents are Rodney Alveranga and Dee Dunn.
Unfortunately, her parents got officially separated when she was very young. Then, she stayed with her mother near Greenford. Talking about her siblings, she has two brothers name Kain Dunn and Antione Dunn. Her nationality is British. Similarly, she is of Jamaican, Grenadian, and Syrian ancestry.
During her childhood, Dunn was quite self-conscious about herself most of the time. She has also claimed that people used to say that she could be a model in the future consistently. According to her, she has been inspired much by the shows like America’s Next Top Model.
The fashion model has completed her high school study through Elthorne Park High School. The school is located in Hanwell. Surprisingly, she was scouted by an agent from Storm Management. The name of the agent was Hammersmith Primark. This happened in early 2006 while she was accompanying one of her friends in a London Primark.
After getting signed to Storm Model Management, she made her debut work in the New York shows. The shows were Marc Jacobs, Polo Ralph Lauren, and so on. It was quite a quick move for her to rise to fame within the industry.
Amazingly, she could be able to become the first black model to walk a Prada runway in more than a decade. Also, she has featured in several campaigns such as Burberry, Calvin Klein, Balmain, Pepe Jeans, Yves Saint Laurent, Tommy Hilfiger, Topshop, etc.
Jourdan Dunn has been successful in her career and has become one of the most well-known supermodels around the world. She is considered to be an icon as well as an inspiration for many young models.
Additionally, she has walked for Burberry, Off-White, and Balmain in 2018 and 2019. Furthermore, she is the one who is represented by Women Management in New York, Paris, and Milan and Traffic Models in Barcelona. It also includes The Squad in London, Modelwerk in Hamburg, and Elite in Copenhagen.
Likewise, she walked during the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony with a British fashion model named Naomi Campbell.
In the bargain, she gave her appearances in the prominent Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show for three years, 2012, 2013, and 2014. Her other appearances were in the campaigns for Solid & Striped, Theirry Mugler, and Brandon Maxwell.
Awards and Net Worth
As one of the most successful British supermodels, Dunn has received several awards. She is the award winner of the title Glamour Award for Inspiration in 2015. In the same year, she won her second British Fashion Awards Model of the Year.
Astonishingly, she could win the Style Influencer of the Year Award in 2016. She received it from the Elle Style Awards. In 2017, she achieved Glamour Awards for Entrepreneur. Earlier in 2008, she was the winner of the British Fashion Awards of the Year. Additionally, she won the Harper’s Bazaar Women of the Year Model of the Year Awards in 2013.
Some sources of information have estimated that she has a net worth of nearly $13 million. According to the latest details, she is among one of the very highest-earning models in the world. On the other hand, her annual salary is lightly calculated to be more than $3 million. Nevertheless, there are no details regarding her personal belongings.
The gorgeous model had a few past relationships before. When she was in her teenage duration, she was in a relationship with Jordan Cummings in 2006.
Despite still being a teenager, the couple gave birth to a son named, Riley Dunn. Later on, Jordan Cummings was arrested for cocaine possession. This resulted in the end of their relationship after five years of togetherness. With a sign of very brave courage, Jourdan has raised her son as a single mother.
Latterly, she dated Daniel Sturridge for a year from 2013 to 2014. She then dates Younes Bendjima in 2015. Unfortunately, the couple broke up after dating for a year in 2016.
Presently, she is currently in a relationship. She is engaged to Dion Hamilton. Dion Hamilton is a UK-based businessman and also a rapper. Their relationship status with Dunn was out when she uploaded a post with Dion on January 1, 2020, with the caption ‘Life Partner’. She has also shown off her engagement ring in the picture.
Rumors and Controversy
There are a few controversies regarding Jourdan Dunn. One of the controversies was when she was pregnant as a teenager. Though she was pregnant, she still worked for Teen Vogue. Because of this reason, the media accused them of praising teenage pregnancy. Nonetheless, Dunn’s baby bump was not noticeable while representing herself for Teen Vogue.
In a similar token, there was once a controversy when Dunn tweeted that her work was canceled from a Dior Haute couture show for her boobs rather than her skin color. Also, she noted that these kinds of incidents usually happened to her.
Body Measurement and Social Media
The stunning supermodel has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches tall. Her weight is nearly 55 kg. Moreover, Jourdan has an absolutely attractive body with a measurement of 32-23-34. Besides, her shoe size and dress sizes are 10(US) and 6(US) respectively. In like manner, she had brown eyes and black-colored hair.
She is super active on most social media platforms. Therefore, she is active on Facebook, Instagram as well as Twitter. She has 112k followers on Facebook, 2.6 million followers on Instagram, and 271.2k followers on Twitter.