Heidi Klum is a model, business-woman, fashion designer, television host and actress – all in one. She made it big and globally shot to limelight when her image hit the cover page of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. Modeling for ‘Victoria’s Secret Angel’ was another stepping stone for her, as no German had done it so far. She claimed a place for herself in television with hosting the reality show ‘Project Runaway’, and walked away with the honors of winning the Emmy Awards in 2013, for it.
Heidi grew up in the neighborhoods of Cologne. Her mother being a hairdresser and her father an executive of cosmetic company, Heidi had the ingredients of making up to the celebrity list. Though, the way was shown by one of her friends, who asked her to walk the ramps of a modeling contest, named ‘Model 92’, in the year 1992. She obliged and walked away with the tiara on her head among the 25,000 contestants. From then on it was no turning back for her, and rest is history.
The ball started rolling when she got the contract worth $300,000 US dollars from Metropolitan Models New York. Then, there were strings of modeling offers lined out with Victoria’s Secret underlining her worth. She became a successful host for Victoria’s Secret fashion shows. And, later she gave into body painting, by providing herself as an object for the canvas to Joanne Gair’s painting ideas. Then she stormed the television world, with ‘Spin City’, ‘Sex and the City’. And, later she moved on to movie world, with movies like ‘Blow Dry’, ‘Ella Enchanted’. But it was not the end of it, the virtual world also got enchanted with her and she also appeared in the James Bond video game. She lit up the music world with music videos, which made it big like, ‘Love Foolsophy’.
Heidi went all out with Flavio Briartore, the managing director of Renault’s Formula one team, and claimed pregnancy. Though still on to it, she got enticed to musician Seal and started having affair again. Eventually, came the happy ending with Heidi marrying Seal, who proclaimed her child to be his.
Heidi Klum net worth is $70 million, all of which she got from her various endeavors from her modeling, television host, fashion designer, and acting skills. But, her marriage on rocks with Seal, and three children between them, the divorce proceedings may end up making her lose some money.