Behati Prinsloo

Birth Day May 16th, 1989
Birth Place Grootfontein, Namibia
Age 34 Years Old

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About Behati Prinsloo

Behati Prinsloo, a renowned Namibian model, has had a successful career in the fashion industry. In 2008, she signed a contract with Pink, a subsidiary brand of Victoria's Secret, which marked a significant milestone in her career. The following year, in 2009, she achieved the prestigious title of Victoria's Secret Angel, solidifying her position as one of the brand's key models. Over the years, she made remarkable appearances in numerous Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows, showcasing the brand's exquisite lingerie designs. She graced the runway in a total of ten Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows, participating from 2007 to 2015 and returning for the 2018 show. Notably, she had the honor of opening consecutive Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows in 2014 and 2015, a testament to her exceptional talent and popularity within the industry. Her captivating presence and striking beauty have made her a sought-after model for various high-profile fashion events and brands. Behati Prinsloo's remarkable career as a model has solidified her status as a prominent figure in the world of fashion and an inspiration to aspiring models worldwide.

Behati Prinsloo Early Life & Family

Behati Prinsloo, born on 16 May 1988 in Grootfontein, Namibia (then part of South West Africa), is a Namibian model. She holds Namibian nationality and belongs to the Namibian-Afrikaners ethnicity. Prinsloo's father, Boet Prinsloo, is a church minister, while her mother, Magda (née Rossouw), runs a bed and breakfast. Growing up, she spoke Afrikaans as her native language, coming from a Christian religious family. At the age of three, her family moved back to Namibia after her father's work in South Africa. Prinsloo is the only child in her family. As of 2023, she is 35 years old and her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Behati received her education in English after attending Grootfontein Secondary School until Grade 9, after which she decided to pursue a career in modeling. 

Namibian model, Behati Prinsloo

Behati Prinsloo Career

  • Behati Prinsloo made her debut as an exclusive model for Prada/Miu Miu. 
  • Following that, she caught the attention of renowned photographers such as Juergen Teller, who photographed her for the inaugural ad campaign of Marc by Marc Jacobs. 
  • Her talent was further showcased through captivating photo shoots with Mario Testino, Paolo Roversi, and David Sims for prestigious publications like British Vogue and W Magazine.
  • Her modeling career also included impressive runway appearances for esteemed fashion houses like Alexander Wang, Louis Vuitton, Miu Miu, Versace, and many others. Her striking presence graced the covers of numerous international editions of Vogue, including Vogue Spain, Vogue Turkey, Vogue Brasil, Vogue Mexico, Vogue Russia, and Vogue Thailand. 
  • Additionally, she garnered attention from esteemed magazines such as Elle France, Elle Spain, Elle Italia, Elle Sweden, L'Officiel Netherlands, Marie Claire Greece, Marie Claire South Africa, i-D Magazine, V Magazine, Russh Magazine, 10 Magazine, The Edit, Jalouse, and So It Goes Magazine.
  • She has an impressive portfolio of ad campaigns, including notable brands like I Love Juicy Couture Fragrance, I Am Juicy Couture Fragrance, Juicy Couture Black Label, Tommy Hilfiger, Alexander Wang's 'Do Something,' T by Alexander Wang, Marc by Marc Jacobs, H&M, Nina Ricci, The Gap, Aquascutum, M Missoni, Sportmax, DKNY Jeans, Pepe Jeans, Lancaster, Stefanel, Esprit, Lacoste, Desigual, Seafolly, Nine West, and Raw Spirit Fragrance. 
  • She has also ventured into the design, creating the "Behati Loves Pink" swimsuit capsule collection for Victoria's Secret in 2010, a denim line for THVM in 2014, and a fashion and accessories collection for Juicy Couture. 
  • Models.com recognizes Prinsloo's allure by placing her on their lists of 'The Top Sexiest Models' and 'The Money Girls'. 
  • In addition to her modeling career, Prinsloo has made notable appearances, such as guest starring alongside fellow Victoria's Secret models on an episode of Hawaii Five-0 and making a cameo in a T by Alexander Wang campaign featuring Missy Elliott protégée Sharaya J. 
  • She has also appeared in various music videos, including The Virgins' "Rich Girls" and Maroon 5's "Animals," "Girls Like You," and "Middle Ground."
  • Following a two-year break from the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, Prinsloo made a comeback and graced the runway for the brand's 2018 show. 
  • Additionally, she was among the esteemed lineup of models and celebrities who showcased lingerie at Rihanna's Savage x Fenty Vol. 3 fashion show in 2021.
  • In 2022, Prinsloo appeared in the three-episode television documentary series titled "Victoria's Secret: Angels and Demons," featuring archive footage.

Behati Prinsloo Net Worth

Behati Prinsloo, the talented Namibian model, has amassed a remarkable net worth estimated at $30 million as of 2023. She commands a significant annual salary, earning millions of dollars. Her illustrious career has seen her grace the runways for renowned brands like Adore, Ann Taylor Loft, Aquascutum, Bloomingdale’s, DKNY Jeans, Gap, H&M, Hugo Boss, Juicy Couture, Kurt Geiger, Lacoste, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Max Studio, M by Missoni, Nina Ricci, Nine West, Pink by Victoria’s Secret, Seafolly, Sportmax, The Frympany, and Tommy Hilfiger. Prinsloo has adorned the covers of esteemed fashion magazines, including "Marie Claire South Africa," "GQ Mexico," "Vogue Russia," "Elle France," and "Net-A-Porter." She has also made numerous appearances on the iconic Victoria's Secret runway and earned the prestigious title of Victoria's Secret Angel in 2009. In March 2021, Prinsloo and her husband Adam Levine purchased a luxurious 12,000-square-foot Montecito-based house for nearly $22.7 million. However, in March 2022, they listed their 9,000-square-foot mansion for $57.5 million, which they had originally acquired for $32 million in 2018. In May 2022, the couple sold the property for $51 million. Prinsloo's primary source of wealth stems from her successful modeling career, affording her a lavish lifestyle.

Behati Prinsloo Husband & Children

Behati Prinsloo is happily married to her husband, Adam Levine, the lead singer of Maroon 5. They exchanged vows in Mexico on July 19, 2014. The couple has been blessed with two daughters named Dusty Rose, born in September 2016, and Gio Grace, born in February 2018. In January 2023, they welcomed their 3rd child. In 2021, the couple ventured into the business world and co-founded Calirosa, a brand offering California red wine barrel-aged tequila. They are currently enjoying their life together and cherishing their time as a family.

Behati Prinsloo and her husband, Adam Levine

In the aftermath of the 2010 Haiti earthquake, Prinsloo undertook a philanthropic journey in collaboration with LakayPam, an organization committed to meeting the basic needs of children in developing nations. Together, they gathered and delivered numerous letters of hope from around the globe, while also raising funds for the cause. Accompanied by a cameraman and his friend, their experiences were captured in the short film "Letters to Haiti," which premiered on December 7, 2011, at Milk Gallery in New York. Prinsloo further demonstrates her support for wildlife conservation by endorsing Save the Rhino Trust, an organization dedicated to safeguarding the critically endangered black rhinoceros, found in countries like Namibia and other parts of Southern Africa. 

Behati Prinsloo Height & Weight

Behati Prinsloo is a beautiful model with a slim body type, standing at a tall height of 5 ft 10 in or 178 cm. She weighs around 61 kg or 134.5 pounds. She has beautiful light brown hair and captivating hazel eyes. Her body measurements are 34-24-35 in or 86-61-89 cm. She typically wears a dress size of 6 (US) or 38 (EU) or 10 (UK), and her shoe size is 8.5 (US) or 39 (EU), or 6 (UK). She has got a healthy body as of now. Behati Prinsloo trains with Justin Gelband, demonstrating a serious commitment to maintaining her excellent shape. Swimming is one of her favorite exercises, providing cardiovascular benefits and strengthening various muscle groups. She also engages in Pilates, particularly on the reformer, which targets her rear and hips for a well-rounded fitness routine.

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