Chrissy Teigen is a well-known American model and an author. She made her debut in annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue. This happened in the year 2010, and this was alongside Agdal Nina and Lily Aldridge who appeared on the cover in 2014. Initially, she was part of lifestyle panel talk show that had the title ‘FABLife’ and is co-hosting Lip Sync Battle together with LL Cool J. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth of Chrissy Teigen in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Teigen was born in the year 1985 on November 30th. Her place of birth was in Delta Utah, and the father had a Norwegian Decent while the mother was Thai. Her father initially worked as an electrician and family would move so much often. After they lived in Hawaii, Idaho and also in Washington, the family would later settle in Huntington Beach, which is in California. During this time, she was just a teenager. She was discovered by a photographer while working in the surf shop.
She got married to a singer by the name John Legend in the year 2013. Their wedding took place in Como, which is located in Italy. The proposal by Legend was made in 2011; this was after four years since they started dating. The first time that the couple had their path cross was in 2007 during a music video that was known as ‘Stereo.’ Legend created a song, ‘All of Me,’ which was a dedication to her. The couple has been blessed with two children, Luna Simone and Miles Theodore. All the children were conceived through the vitro fertilization.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Teigen represented worldwide by the IMG Models which is in New York. She would rise to become an IGN Babe in the year 2004 and was a substitute model on a show that was dubbed ‘Deal or No Deal’ for the year 2006 to the year 2007. In the year 2007, she would feature on the cover magazine of Maxim. Among the campaigns that she was involved with includes, Gillette, Nike, and Olay. She has been able to serve as a guest host and a contributor on E! and MTV. In 2013, she landed a job of being the host of a reality show by the name ‘Model Employee’ that aired on VH1.
In 2010, she featured in ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue’ in the year 2010 and in the same year that was when she got to be named Rookie of the Year. She would later appear on the cover of a magazine by the name ‘Ocean Drive’ and in editorials of Vogue.
Other projects that she has worked on include DiNeila Brazil and also appeared as a character at the EA Sports video game. When not working as a model, she wears the hat of a writer and a cook. In 2014, she featured in ‘Inside Amy Schumer’ sketch. In 2013, it was when she featured in the video song of ‘All of Me.’
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Chrissy Teigen is estimated to be over $13.5 million. This wealth has been generated from her career as a model, author, and a cook. She has modeled for some of the best magazines and also written several books that have achieved huge sales.
In the year 2017, that was when she launched a clothing line by the name ‘Revolve.’ Her hard work and determination to make it is what has seen her amass a huge chunk of wealth. In the coming years, this wealth is expected to rise in the coming years.