Brazil is a beautiful country with the largest area in South America. Brazil is also known to be home to many gorgeous women on the planet. They operate in many different professions and fields, but the common point is that they are all very hot. Fortunately, they don’t hesitate to flaunt their hotness.
1. Claudia Allende
|Full Name||Claudia Manfrin Alende|
|Birthdate||October 9, 1996|
|Birthplace||Francisco Beltrão, Paraná, Brazil|
|Occupation(s)||Actress, Singer, Entrepreneur|
|Modeling Agency||Blanc Media|
|Other Ventures||Founder of Burger Babes|
|Miss Bumbum Contest||Finished in second place in the Miss Bumbum contest|
|Gained significant following and earned substantial endorsements|
|Entertainment||Founded Blanc Media, an entertainment company involved in music, films, and marketing|
|Music Career||Released multiple singles|
|Burger Babes||Co-founded Burger Babes, a successful hamburger delivery service|
|Super Bowl||Featured in a Super Bowl commercial for Michelob Ultra|
|Awards||Received a Special Mention Award at the Asia South East-Short Film Festival|
Claudia Manfrin Alende is an American-Brazilian actress and singer born on October 9, 1996. Alende is also the owner of Blanc Media and the founder of Burger Babes.
Claudia Manfrin Alende competed in the Miss Bumbum pageant in 2014 and came in second, losing to Indianara Carvalho.
Alende had earned £2.1 million from prominent social media endorsements by 2015 and had 2.8 million Instagram followers.
2. Gisele Bündchen
|Gisele B ndchen||Information|
|Full Name||Gisele Bündchen|
|Born||July 20, 1980|
|Birthplace||Horizontina, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Occupations||Brazilian Model, Activist, Businesswoman|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Agency||CAA Fashion (New York), Model Management (Hamburg)|
|Recognition||One of the highest-paid models in the world|
|Contributions||Ended the heroin chic era of modeling|
|Modeling Achievements||Victoria’s Secret Angel from 1999 to 2006|
|Charitable Involvement||Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Environment Program|
|Languages||Fluent in Portuguese and English|
Gisele Caroline Bündchen is a Brazilian model born on July 20, 1980. She has been one of the world’s highest-paid models since 2001. In 2012, Bündchen topped Forbes’ list of the highest-earning models. In 2007, she ranked 16th among women in the entertainment industry. Forbes ranked her as the 89th most powerful woman in the world in 2014.
The arrival of Bündchen breathed new life into the fashion world, ending the golden age of ultra-thin models. The prestigious fashion magazine Vogue has called Gisele Bündchen the “Model of the millennium” and asserted that Gisele Bündchen was the one who “brought glamor back to the fashion world.”
3. Sofia Resing
|Full Name||Sofia Resing|
|Date of Birth||September 25, 1991|
|Place of Birth||Porto Alegre, Brazil|
On September 25, 1991, Sofia Resing was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and was given the zodiac sign of Libra. Sofia is most known for her modeling profession, yet she is also a well-known Instagram personality.
It was a moment to remember when Sofia Resing made her debut in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2016. Sofia Resing describes herself by these three qualities. The friendly yet strong personality of the Brazilian girl helps her stand out in her career and anywhere.
4. Lais Ribeiro
|Full Name||Lais Ribeiro|
|Birthdate||October 5, 1989|
|Birthplace||Miguel Alves, Piauí, Brazil|
|Spouse||Joakim Noah (since 2022)|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.82 m)|
|Agency||Women Management (New York, Paris)|
|Known For||Victoria’s Secret Angel|
|Runway Success||Most booked runway model in major fashion weeks|
|Magazine Features||Featured in American, Brazilian, German, and Italian Vogue|
|Ad Campaigns||Ralph Lauren, Christian Dior, Tom Ford, GAP, American Eagle|
|Victoria’s Secret||Multiple appearances in Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows|
|Relationship Status||Married to NBA player Joakim Noah since July 2022|
Born on October 5, 1989, Las Ribeiro is a Victoria’s Secret Angel model from Brazil.
Ribeiro was preparing to become a nurse before becoming a model. She followed a friend’s advice and started working as a model in her native Brazil a year after giving birth to her son Alexandre. Las Ribeiro was the most booked runway model for the spring/summer 2011 collections at Brazil’s fashion week, with 27 shows at So Paulo Fashion Week and 26 shows at Rio Fashion Week.
5. Gizele Oliveira
|Full Name||Gizele Oliveira|
|Birthdate||May 7, 1993|
|Birthplace||Vila Velha, Espirito Santo, Brazil|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Agency||IMG Models (worldwide)|
|Notable Achievements||Walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2017 and 2018|
Gizele Oliveira was born in Vila Velha, Espirito Santo, Brazil, on May 7, 1993. Oliveira began her career as a model in Miami in 2013 with Mc2 Models. Gisele has contributed to editorials for Elle France, Vogue Brazil, and Vogue Mexico.
She participated in Victoria’s Secret fashion show in Shanghai in 2017. Oliveira was announced as a participant in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2018.
6. Juliana Salimeni
|Full Name||Juliana Salimeni dos Santos Correia|
|Other Names||Juju Salimeni|
|Birthdate||September 24, 1986|
|Birthplace||São Paulo, SP, Brazil|
|Occupation||Model, Reporter, and Entrepreneur|
Juliana Salimeni is a Brazilian actress and model born on September 24, 1986. Model famous in Brazil as one of the Panicats, who worked as an assistant to the comic show Pânico a TV. She was a reporter for the program Legendários and appeared on the Playboy magazine cover.
In 2010, readers of VIP magazine named her the sexiest woman. In 2015, she married bodybuilder, Felipe Franco.
7. Fernanda D’avila
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|Full Name||Fernanda D’avila|
|Occupation||Model, TV presenter, and fitness instructor|
|Notable Works||Featured in numerous magazines and TV shows|
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Fernanda Davila is a Brazilian model born on August 23, 1985, in Santos, São Paulo. Fernanda D’Avila is a fitness model that belongs millions of fans in Brazil. During her childhood, she struggled with being overweight. This prompted her to work hard to get a slim figure. After that, Fernanda became a dancer for a famous show in Brazil and began attracting fans’ attention.
8. Emanuela de Paula
|Emanuela de Paula||Information|
|Full Name||Emanuela de Paula|
|Birthdate||April 25, 1989|
|Birthplace||Cabo de Santo Agostinho, Pernambuco, Brazil|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10+1/2 in)|
|Hair color||Dark brown|
|Eye color||Dark brown|
|Agency||Women Management (New York)|
Elite Model Management (Paris, London)
d’management group (Milan)
View Management (Barcelona)
Munich Models (Munich)
|Notable Campaigns||Next (UK retailer)|
Gina Tricot (Sweden)
MAC Barbie Collection
|Runway Work||Ralph Lauren|
|Notable Features||Ranked 11th highest-paid supermodel in 2009 (Forbes)|
Walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show
Featured in Pirelli Calendar 2009
Endorsed by Naomi Campbell and Anna Wintour of Vogue
Emanuela de Paula is a model from Brazil who was born on April 25, 1989. She appears in the 2009 Pirelli Calendar and has been Next’s face for the past two seasons. She has also taken over for Pernille Holmboe as the new model for Gina Tricot, a Swedish clothing store.
De Paula had secured two makeup campaigns by the age of 20: Prescriptives and the Barbie Collection from MAC. In 2008, 2010, and 2011, she participated in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Forbes lists de Paula as the eleventh highest-paid supermodel in 2009, with a salary of $2.5 million. She has walked the runway during São Paulo Fashion Week, which hosts Brazil’s most significant fashion shows.
9. Mariana Ximenes
|Full Name||Mariana Ximenes|
|Birthdate||April 26, 1981|
|Birthplace||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Partner||Pedro Buarque de Hollanda (2001-2009)|
|Notable Roles||Emília Gouveia in “Fascinação” (1998), Bionda in “Uga-Uga” (2000), Clara Medeiros in “Passione” (2010)|
|Accolades||Melhores do Ano, Troféu Impresa, Festival de Gramado, Prêmio Contigo, and more|
|Theatre Performances||Starring in the play “Os Altruístas” (2010)|
|Business Collaboration||Collaborations with Risqué nail polish|
Brazilian actress Mariana Ximenes do Prado Nuzzi was born on April 26, 1981. In 1998, she played Emlia Gouveia in the telenovela Fascinaço, her first acting role. She played Ruth Stern in the movie Caminho dos Sonhos that same year. She played “Bionda” in the 2000 film Uga-Uga. She rose to prominence in this role as she gained international and Brazilian recognition.
Throughout her acting career, Mariana Ximenes has also received several awards, including the following: Among other awards, there are Melhores do Ano, Troféu Impresa, Festival de Gramado, Festival do Recife, and the Contigo Prêmio.
10. Rojane Fradique
|Full Name||Rojane Fradique|
|Date of Birth||January 1, 1986|
|Place of Birth||Salvador, Bahia, Brazil|
Rojane Fradique (born January 1, 1986) is a Brazilian model. In 2003, Fradique competed in the Elite Model Look event in Salvador, where she placed third. Rojane Fradique traveled to So Paulo with her scouter Milene Santos, and she came in second place in the Elite Model Look semifinals, which she attended with her mother.
Following the contest’s conclusion in So Paulo, the girl was recognized as the lady of Paulo Borges’s eye by the originator and creative director of So Paulo Fashion Week. She was paraded across the city in public.
11. Izabel Goulart
|Full Name||Maria Izabel Goulart Dourado|
|Birthdate||October 23, 1984|
|Birthplace||São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10+1/2 in)|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Languages||Portuguese, English, French|
|Notable Achievements||Former Victoria’s Secret Angel, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Armani Exchange campaigns|
|Charitable Work||Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) ambassador, fundraising for diabetic children in need|
|Relationship||Engaged to German footballer Kevin Trapp|
Maria Izabel Goulart Dourado is a fashion model from Brazil. She was born on October 23, 1984. Goulart is best known for her work with Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and Armani Exchange and for being one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels from 2005 to 2008.
Goulart was named “Best Model” for the 2007 “Toshiba Cool Planet Award” presented by Cool Magazine. As a Victoria’s Secret Angel, she was named one of People magazine’s annual “100 Most Beautiful People in the World” in May 2007.
12. Camila Rodrigues
|Full Name||Camila Minosso Rodrigues|
|Birthdate||August 23, 1983|
|Birthplace||Santo André, SP, Brazil|
|Notable Roles||Nefertari in “Os Dez Mandamentos”|
|Education||Casa das Artes de Laranjeiras (CAL) theater school graduate|
|Career Highlights||Made TV debut in 2005 on “América” soap opera|
|Personal Life||Announced pregnancy in June 2022 and gave birth to son Bernardo|
|Spouse||Bruno Gagliasso (married in 2006, divorced in 2008)|
Camila Minosso Rodrigues (born August 23, 1983) is a Brazilian actress. Before her acting career, Camila studied fashion at university but eventually dropped out when she realized her vocation was to become an actress. She graduated from the theater school Casa das Artes de Laranjeiras (CAL).
Camila began her career in 2005 on Rede Globo, when she played Mariana de Oliveira, Mari, the sister of the protagonist Sol in the telenovela América.
Her debut was in 2006 in the film O Cavaleiro Didi e a Princesa Lili, where she played the role of Lili as an adult. After her television debut, Camila participated in such productions as Sitio do Pica-Pau Amarelo, Quero Proibido, and Malhação.
13. Natalia Guimaraes
|Full Name||Natália Aparecida Guimarães|
|Birthdate||December 25, 1984|
|Birthplace||Juiz de Fora, Brazil|
|Occupations||Actress, TV host, model, beauty pageant titleholder|
|Miss Brasil Title||Miss Brasil 2007|
|Distinctive Feature||Born with six fingers on her hands (polydactyly)|
|Education||Studied architecture at PUC-MG; Graduated in journalism from Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais (2015)|
|Modeling Career||Started modeling at the age of 15; Previously worked for Ford Models|
|Miss Universe 2007||Finished as 1st Runner-Up|
|Twin Daughters||Maya and Kiara (born August 8, 2013)|
Natália Aparecida Guimares is a Brazilian actress, TV host, model, and beauty pageant winner who was born on December 25, 1984, in Juiz de Fora. In 2007, she crowned Miss Brazil.
Guimares also won the 2006 Top Model of the World International Pageant. She started modeling when she was 15 years old and used to work for Ford Models. However, her participation in Miss Universe 2007 led to her resignation, and the Philippines’ runner-up assumed the title.
Natália represented Brazil at Miss Universe 2007 in Mexico City, Mexico, on May 28. She competed to succeed Zuleyka Rivera of Puerto Rico and lost to Riyo Mori of Japan as the first runner-up.
14. Fernanda Machado
|Full Name||Fernanda Arrias Machado|
|Birthdate||October 10, 1980|
|Birthplace||Maringá, Paraná, Brazil|
|Known For||Role as Maria in the film Tropa de Elite|
|First Television Work||Sonya in Rede Globo’s telenovela Começar de Novo (2004)|
|Notable Telenovela Roles||Dalila in Alma Gêmea (2005), Joana in Paraíso Tropical (2007), Laís in Caras & Bocas (2009)|
|Award||2007 Best Supporting Actress of TV Globo for Paraíso Tropical|
|Film Achievement||Starred as Maria in Tropa de Elite, which won the Berlin Film Festival in 2008|
|Notable Role in Telenovela||Luciana in Insensato Coração (2011)|
|Motherhood Break||Took a career break after filming A Menina Índigo in 2016 to dedicate to motherhood|
|Marriage||Married American entrepreneur Robert Riskin in 2014|
|Children||Mother to Lucca, born in 2015|
Fernanda Machado (born October 10, 1980), has appeared in several session shows. However, she is most known for her portrayal as Maria in Tropa de Elite.
There are not too many “trophies” in the film industry; actress Fernanda Machado is famous on the small Brazilian screen. Fernanda made her debut in 2004. Three years later, she won TV Globo’s best-supporting actress award. She not only attracts the audience with her charming beauty but also diverse acting skills. The beauty born in 1980 married businessman Robert Riskin in 2014.
15. Andressa Soares
|Full Name||Andressa Soares Azevedo|
|Birthdate||March 28, 1988|
|Birthplace||Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil|
|Occupation||Entrepreneur, Former Singer, Former Dancer|
|Career Highlights||Pioneered the “Mulheres Fruta” movement|
|Notable Achievements||Managed an import company after retiring from music|
|Relationship Status||In a relationship with Michel Macedo (football player)|
|Children||Has a son named Arthur (born in 2020)|
Andressa Soares Azevedo (born 28 March 1988), professionally known as Watermelon Woman, is a Brazilian entrepreneur, former singer, and former dancer.
Azevedo is world-famous for measuring the third round of 117cm. Azevedo has become a name that often appears in the newspaper thanks to her super big round 3. Azevedo was first a radio announcer, and after a while, she appeared in movies with a famous actor, and since then, she has become known more.
16. Gaia Bermani Amaral
|Gaia Bermani Amaral||Information|
|Full Name||Gaia Bermani Amaral|
|Birthdate||September 16, 1980 (age 42)|
|Occupation||Actress, model, television presenter|
|Birthplace||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Education||Studied at Liceo classico Giuseppe Parini in Milan|
|Career Highlights||– Gained recognition for appearing in TIM commercials|
|Notable Works||– Prominent roles in various TV series and films|
|Modeling Career||Started working as a model and spokesperson after moving to Milan|
On September 16, 1980, Brazilian-Italian actress, model, and television host Gaia Bermani Amaral was born.
Bermani Amaral was born in So Paulo and is the daughter of an Italian model and a Brazilian fashion photographer. Amaral’s family relocated to Milan when she was a young child, where she attended the Liceo Classico Giuseppe Parini and started a modeling and public relations career. After appearing in a series of TIM commercials in 2000, she became famous. She made her acting debut in a stage version of Sabrina in 2001, hosting the Rai 2 film magazine Stracult. Bermani Amaral made her acting debut in the 2005 film I giorni dell’abbandono, directed by Roberto Faenza. She went on to appear in several movies and TV shows.
17. Isis Valverde
|Full Name||Isis Valverde|
|Birthdate||February 17, 1987|
|Birthplace||Aiuruoca, Minas Gerais, Brazil|
|Height||1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)|
|Spouse||André Resende (m. 2018; div. 2022)|
|Notable Roles||Lead role in the telenovela “Ti Ti Ti”|
|Early Career||Moved to Belo Horizonte at the age of 15 to pursue studies|
|Notable Characters||Ana do Véu (Ana of the Veil) in the telenovela “Sinhá Moça”|
|Additional Projects||Featured in the television series “As Brasileiras” episode “A Culpada de BH” as Catarina|
|Italian Heritage||Has Italian grandparents|
Isis Nable Valverde is a Brazilian actress born on February 17, 1987. She played the lead role in the 2010 telenovela Ti Ti Ti and has appeared in several other telenovelas.
In the 2006 Rede Globo telenovela Sinhá Moça, she played the mysterious Ana do Véu (Ana of the Veil).
In the 2007 television series Paraiso Tropical, Valverde played Telma, a prostitute, as her first antagonist. In the 2008 telenovela Beleza Pura, the actress portrayed a seductive manicurist named Rakelli.
18. Débora Nascimento
|D bora Nascimento||Information|
|Full Name||Débora dos Santos Nascimento|
|Birthdate||June 16, 1985|
|Birthplace||Suzano, São Paulo, Brazil|
|Notable Works||Protagonist in the short film “Cérbero,” Elisa in the telenovela “Paraíso Tropical,” featured in the North American production of “The Incredible Hulk,” Tessália in the telenovela “Avenida Brasil,” and Taís in the telenovela “Flor do Caribe”|
|Parents||Mother: Italian and Brazilian origin, Father: Italian and Brazilian origin|
|Spouses||Arthur Rangel (m. 2009; div. 2012), José Loreto (m. 2015; div. 2019)|
|Children||1 daughter named Bella (born April 2018)|
Débora dos Santos Nascimento is a Brazilian actress and model born on June 16, 1985.
Nascimento made her film debut as the protagonist in the Gasto Coimbra-directed short film Cérbero and Elisa in the television series Paraiso Tropical. She was noticed for her natural beauty and got a part in the North American version of The Incredible Hulk. She played Andréia Bijou in the telenovela Duas Caras that same year.
She took on the role of Tessália in the 2012 novel Avenida Brasil. Returning to television in 2013 as Taís in the telenovela Flor do Caribe.
19. Fernanda Tavares
|Full Name||Fernanda Tavares|
|Birthdate||September 22, 1980|
|Birthplace||Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Agency||IMG Models (New York), Women Management (Paris), d’management group (Milan), Next Model Management (London), Francina Models (Barcelona), Mega Model Agency (Hamburg), PARS Management (Munchen), Stockholmsgruppen (Stockholm)|
|Modeling Career||Started appearing in local shows at the age of 9|
Won “Elite Look of the Year” contest at 13
Signed with Marilyn Modeling Agency in NYC and Paris
Featured on covers of L’Officiel Paris, Deutsch, U.S. Marie Claire, and Vogue Paris
Walked for Chanel, Versace, Prada, Valentino, and other renowned designers
Promoted brands like Versace, Giorgio Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, and Louis Vuitton
Signed a $1.3 million deal with Guerlain perfume company
Featured in Victoria’s Secret catalogs and fashion shows
Appeared in anti-fur advertisements for PETA
|TV Show||Hosts “Missão MTV” on MTV Brasil|
|Friendship||Good friends with Gisele Bündchen|
Brazilian model Fernanda Tavares was born on September 22, 1980. Tavares, born in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, began performing in local shows when she was nine. When she was 13, she won the “Elite Look of the Year” competition. A year later, she received an invitation from agents to go to So Paulo to pursue a modeling career. Misso MTV, a Brazilian show modeled after Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, is hosted by Tavares.
20. Bia and Branca Feres
|Bia and Branca Feres||Information|
|Full Name||Bia and Branca Feres|
|Birthdate||February 22, 1988 (age 35)|
|Additional Profession||Models, Actresses|
|Notable Appearances||Cover of Brazilian magazine VIP (July 2008)|
Beatriz Feres and Branca Feres are Brazilian synchronized swimmers, models, and actresses. They were born on February 22, 1988, in Brazil. They are identical twins.
The Feres sisters are also models who have participated in several photo shoots. In July 2008, one of those shoots was for the Brazilian magazine VIP, and they were on the cover.
The beautiful face and the “mermaid” body help the duo quickly advance into the modeling and acting professions. Both are very popular because of their confidence in front of the camera. Despite this, the duo still has a burning passion for synchronized swimming.
21. Camila Alves
|Full Name||Camila Alves McConaughey|
|Birthdate||28 January 1983|
|Place of Birth||Itambacuri, Minas Gerais, Brazil|
|Occupations||Model, Designer, Entrepreneur|
|Spouse||Matthew McConaughey (m. 2012)|
|Children||3 (a son born in July 2008, a daughter born in January 2010, and a second son born in December 2012)|
|Languages||Fluent in English and Portuguese|
Camila Alves McConaughey is a Brazilian model and designer born on January 28, 1982. She is married to Matthew McConaughey, an American actor.
Alves moved to New York City at the age of 19 to pursue a career as a fashion model. After three years of experimenting with various styles and designs, Alves and her mother create the Muxo handbag line. Alves hosted the third season of the reality television show Shear Genius, which aired on the Bravo network in 2010.
In the summer of 2016, she co-hosted the first season of the Food Network competition show Kids BBQ Championship with Eddie Jackson.
22. Ildi Silva
|Full Name||Ildimara da Silva e Silva|
|Birthdate||October 8, 1982 (40 years old)|
|Birthplace||Salvador, Bahia, Brazil|
|Occupation||Actress and Model|
|Other Names||Ildi Silva|
|Introduction||Ildi Silva is a Brazilian actress and model, known for her captivating presence and unique heritage.|
|Career Start||Her artistic journey began when she was discovered by a modeling agent in Salvador, her hometown.|
|Modeling Success||With her charm, mixed heritage, and striking green eyes, Ildi achieved success in international modeling.|
|Acting Pursuit||Motivated by her friends, she ventured into acting, obtaining support from renowned industry professionals.|
|Television Career||Ildi made notable appearances in TV series, including “Bela, a Feia” and “Morde & Assopra.”|
|Family and Heritage||Hailing from a humble background in Bahia, Ildi embraces her diverse African, Dutch, and Indigenous roots.|
|Recognitions||Ildi Silva was recognized as one of Brazil’s 25 sexiest women, appearing in prestigious magazines.|
On October 8, 1982, Ildi Silva was born in Salvador, Brazil. She is of Dutch and Indian descent, is a synchronized swimming team member and a Brazilian model and actress. She was very well-known and popular in her home country; Silva appeared in television shows and once refused to take photographs for Playboy Brazil. The actress made the list of Brazil’s 25 sexiest beauties in 2003.
23. Raica Oliveira
|Full Name||Raica Oliveira|
|Birthdate||January 22, 1984|
|Birthplace||Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Hair Color||Dark brown|
|Notable Work||Emanuel Ungaro, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Yves Saint Laurent, Vogue, Chanel, Lancôme, Victoria’s Secret, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Jennifer Lopez Clothing Line|
|Education||Sao Vicente de Paula school in Niteroi|
|Modeling Career||Elite Model Look Brazil winner, Fashion reporter for Jornal Record, Featured in Vogue and Vanity Fair, Highly paid Brazilian model, Spokesmodel for Lancôme|
|Personal Interests||Bodyboarding, Vegetarianism, Multilingual (Portuguese, English, French, Spanish, Italian), Love for animals, Active involvement in charitable causes|
|Future Plans||Philosophy study after retirement|
Raica Oliveira is a well-known Brazilian model born on January 22, 1984.
She has worked for a variety of brands, such as Emanuel Ungaro, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Yves Saint Laurent, Vogue, Chanel, Lancôme, Victoria’s Secret, Pepe Jeans, Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, JLO, H&M, Elle, Marie Claire, TNG, Ann Taylor, and XOX She has been a fashion reporter for Jornal Record since 2008.
Oliveira is a part of the foundation Arte Solidaria. She has pledged itself to charitable causes. The Hope House released a calendar-style book featuring her image in 2008. Her contribution from this will go to a cancer-treatment center for children.
24. Maryeva Oliveira
|Full Name||Maryeva Andressa Hahn Silva Oliveira|
|Birthdate||29th December 1980|
|Occupation||Model and TV Presenter|
|Notable Works||Protagonist of the famous Brahma beer commercial where a droplet of sweat runs down her body|
|Magazine Covers||Featured on covers of Nova, Trip, Boa Forma Especial: Fitness, Sexy, and Playboy Brazil|
|Television Appearances||Two appearances on Jô Soares’ program on Globo|
|Current Activities||Presenter of the program “Frente a Frente,” discussing social and economic topics|
|Surfing and Sports||Comes from a family of surfers and frequents beaches in the south and southeast of Brazil|
Maryeva Andressa Hahn Silva Oliveira, better known as Maryeva Oliveira (born December 29, 1980), is a Brazilian model and TV presenter.
She became nationally known in Brazil for having starred in the famous advertising film for Brahma beer, where a drop of sweat ran down her body. Oliveira briefly attended the gossip columns after having a brief affair with tennis player Gustavo Kuerten, known as Guga.
Born into a family of surfers, the model frequents several beaches on the south and southeast coast of Brazil and revealed that she is also a fan of the Avaí Futebol Clube in her hometown.
25. Isabeli Fontana
|Full Name||Isabeli Bergossi Fontana|
|Born||July 4, 1983|
|Birthplace||Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil|
|Ethnicity||Italian descent with some Portuguese roots|
|Known For||Work with Victoria’s Secret|
|Modeling Career||Reached the finals of the 1996 Elite Model Look at age 13|
|Campaigns||Collaborated with Dolce & Gabbana, Escada, Chanel, and others|
|Fragrance||Face of Viktor & Rolf’s “Flowerbomb” and Bvlgari’s “Goldea”|
|Recognition||Ranked 11th on Forbes’ Top-Earning Models list in 2008|
|Personal Life||Raised in a Catholic family, non-practicing Roman Catholic|
Isabeli Bergossi Fontana, a Brazilian model born on July 4, 1983, is best known for her work with Victoria’s Secret.
Since the beginning of the 2000s, she has participated in several runway shows alongside supermodels like Gisele Bündchen, Carmen Kass, Angela Lindvall, Ana Beatriz Barros, Julia Stegner, and Izabel Goulart.
She has appeared in the Pirelli Calendar several times, including in the 2011 edition, which features models photographed by Karl Lagerfeld posing as Greek and Roman gods. She was a member of the Miss Universe 2011 judging panel 2011.
26. Barbara Fialho
|Full Name||Barbara Fialho|
|Birthdate||December 21, 1987|
|Birthplace||Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil|
|Agency||IMG Models, The Lions NY|
|Major Campaigns||Just Cavalli, Roberto Cavalli, Givenchy, Missoni, Diesel, Levi’s, Macy’s, Amir Slama, El Palacio de Hierro, Meskita, Ugg, Urban Decay|
|Runway Shows||Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, Bottega Veneta, Diane Von Furstenberg, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton, Temperley, and more|
|Editorials||Italian Vogue, American Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, W Magazine, Marie Claire, CR Fashion Book, GQ, L’Officiel, Los Angeles Times|
|Album||Bossa nova album (2014) – Produced by Damon Martin, featuring Barbara Fialho on vocals and guitar|
|Single||“Samba e Amor” (2017) featuring Seu Jorge|
|Collaboration||“Um Beijo” (2018) with Jo Mersa Marley|
|Marriage||Married Rohan Marley on March 23, 2019|
|Children||Daughter born in August 2019|
Born on December 21, 1987, Barbara Fialho is a Brazilian model and singer. In 2011, she made a deal with the international modeling agency IMG Models. After that, Fialho got her first big modeling job by starring in a Just Cavalli campaign. Since then, she has walked Victoria’s Secret runway multiple times.
In Montes Claros, Brazil, where she grew up, she tied the knot with Rohan Marley, Bob Marley’s son, on March 23, 2019. A post titled “Maria” from Fialho’s official Instagram account revealed that they have a daughter, expected to be born in August 2019.
27. Caroline Trentini
|Full Name||Caroline Aparecida Trentini|
|Date of Birth||July 6, 1987|
|Birthplace||Panambi, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Spouse||Fabio Bartelt (married in 2012)|
|Children||2 (Bento Jacob Trentini Bartelt and Benoah Jacob)|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Agency||Ford Models (New York, Paris, Los Angeles)|
|Known For||Successful modeling career, international recognition|
|Vogue Covers||Featured on covers of ELLE, Harper’s Bazaar, and Vogue|
|Victoria’s Secret||Made her debut in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show|
|Industry Recognition||Ranked as one of the Top 50 models and an industry icon|
|Relationship Status||Married to Fabio Bartelt since 2012, with two children|
|Languages||Fluent in Portuguese and English|
Brazilian model Aroline Aparecida Trentini was born on July 6, 1987. Trentini moved to So Paulo, a popular destination for young Brazilian models, shortly after being spotted walking down a street in her hometown in 2000 by the same agent who scouted Gisele Bündchen.
Trentini has been featured on the covers of numerous publications, including Vogue, ELLE, and Harper’s Bazaar. According to the Models Dot website, Caroline is an industry icon and one of the Top 50 models.
28. Solange Wilvert
|Full Name||Solange Wilvert|
|Birthdate||September 1, 1989|
|Birthplace||Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Notable Achievements||Discovered during a casting session at her public school in Florianópolis|
Brazilian model Solange Wilvert was born on September 1, 1989. She was found during a casting session at her public school in Florianópolis. She had landed a contract in New York City in just four weeks, even though she was only 14 years old. She was featured on the covers of Wonderland, Stiletto, and Vogue three times.
29. Sancler Frantz
|Full Name||Sancler Frantz Konzen|
|Birthdate||April 9, 1991|
|Birthplace||Arroio do Tigre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Occupation||Model, Journalist, Beauty Queen|
|Titles||Miss Brazil World 2013|
|Modeling Career||Participated in fashion weeks and events|
|Education||Journalism student at UNISC|
|Television Career||Hosted Pampa TV news and variety shows|
|Reality Show||Placed 3rd in Top Model – the Reality|
|Miss Atlantic International||Represented Brazil and won Miss Atlantic International Internet|
|Social Project||Developed the social project “Hug Toasty”|
|Miss World 2013||Placed in the Top 6 and represented Brazil|
|Miss Supranational 2023||Appointed to represent Brazil|
Sancler Frantz Konzen, born April 9, 1991, is a Brazilian model, journalist, and beauty queen.
She won Miss Brazil World 2013 and placed sixth for Brazil at Miss World 2013. She was chosen to be Brazil’s representative at Miss Supranational 2023 in 2023.
Frantz competed as Brazil’s representative in the Miss World 2013 pageant on September 28, 2013, in Bali, Indonesia. Frantz won the title of continental queen of beauty for the Americas after finishing in the top six. Frantz was chosen to be Brazil’s representative at the Miss Supranational 2023 pageant.
30. Fiorella Mattheis
|Full Name||Fiorella Gelli Mattheis|
|Birthdate||February 10, 1988|
|Birthplace||Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Ancestry||Italian and German|
|Occupation||Actress, Model, TV Presenter, and Entrepreneur|
|Founder & CEO||Gringa (startup)|
|Modeling Career||Started at the age of fourteen as a finalist of a competition held by Elite Model Management|
|Acting Career||Debuted as Vivian in Malhação|
|Marital Status||Previously married to Flávio Canto|
|Dietary Habits||Doesn’t consume alcoholic beverages|
Avoids red meat and chicken for ideological reasons
|Fitness Regimen||Runs 5-7 kilometers three to four times a week|
Relies on an intense exercise regimen
|Career Success||Attributes success to hard work and dedication, not just beauty|
|Activism||Honored as godmother of Ampara Animal, an NGO supporting cats and dogs in need|
|Hair Treatment||Experienced hair treatment with a lit candle for increased strength and body|
|Notable Collaboration||Posed in a bikini with Samantha Schmutz, actress from Vai Que Cola third-season|
|Praise from Paulo Gustavo||Described as “the most beautiful woman I’ve ever seen” by actor and designer Paulo Gustavo during a clothing brand advertisement|
Brazilian actress, model, TV host, and businesswoman Fiorella Gelli Mattheis was born on February 10, 1988. She is the startup Gringa’s founder and CEO.
Mattheis started her modeling career at the age of fourteen after placing as a finalist in a contest organized by the agency Elite Model Management.
In an advertisement for the clothing line PG in August 2015, Mattheis and actor and fashion designer Paulo Gustavo made appearances. Mattheis was “the most beautiful woman I’ve ever seen,” according to Gustavo.
31. Camila Mendes
|Full Name||Camila Carraro Mendes|
|Birthdate||June 29, 1994|
|Birthplace||Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.|
|Education||New York University (Tisch School of the Arts)|
|Notable Work||Portraying Veronica Lodge on “Riverdale”|
|Awards||Teen Choice Award for Choice Scene Stealer|
|Film Debut||“The New Romantic” (2018)|
|Notable Films||“The Perfect Date” (2019), “Palm Springs” (2020), “Dangerous Lies” (2020)|
|Languages||Fluent in English and Portuguese|
|Personal Commitment||Advocate for building stability and safety|
|Relationship Status||Dating actor and internet personality Rudy Mancuso|
American singer and actress Camila Carraro Mendes Mendes was born in Charlottesville, Virginia, on June 29, 1994, to Brazilian parents. Her mother, Gisele Carraro, works as a flight attendant, and her father, Victor Mendes, is a business executive. She has a younger sibling.
Camila Mendes moved to Atlanta, Georgia, then back to Virginia, and finally to Orlando, Florida, shortly after her birth. She moved 16 times as a child, primarily to Florida, due to her father’s employment and subsequent divorce. She spent a year in Brazil when she was 10 years old. Mendes graduated in 2012 from the American Heritage School’s Fine Arts program in Plantation, Florida. Mendes received her diploma from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in May 2016. Camila Mendes also became friends with singer Maggie Rogers while she was there.
32. Martha Streck
|Full Name||Martha Pereira Streck|
|Date of Birth||July 11, 1990|
|Birthplace||Júlio de Castilhos, RS, Brazil|
|Education||College (Law studies)|
|Career Shift||From Law to Modeling|
|Agencies||Women Management (Italy), IMG Models (New York)|
|Residence||New York, USA|
|Hair Color||Red (formerly), Currently bleached|
|Shoe Size||38 BR/39 EU/8.5 US/6 UK|
|Notable Fashion Shows||Gucci, Givenchy, Yves Saint Laurent, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Chanel, Versace, and more|
|Victoria’s Secret||Joined in 2009, Walked in the New York Fashion Show in 2010|
|Recent Projects||Givenchy (Exclusive model at Paris Fashion Week), Brazilian fashion campaigns (Carlos Miele, Folic, Saad), International fashion magazines (Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar), Advertisements for various brands (Valentino, Zara, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, and more)|
Brazilian model Martha Streck was born Julio de Castilhos on July 11, 1990.
Streck chose a career in modeling rather than law school. In the city of Jilio de Castilhos (Rio Grande do Sul), Martha Streck was born into a German family in the central western region of Rio Grande do Sul. Osvaldo Arno Streck and Marise Streck are her parents.
At the age of 18, scouts at an Italian modeling agency in São Paulo, Women Management, came across her and launched her career. She initially intended to travel only to Europe but moved and settled in New York in less than a year.
33. Bruna Boechat
|Full Name||Bruna Boechat|
|Birthdate||April 17, 1989|
|Birthplace||Visalia, California, U.S.|
|Notable Works||O Clone (“The Clone”), Laços de Família|
|Known for||Acting in telenovelas|
Bruna Boechat is a well-known Brazilian Instagrammer who frequently updates her account with travel and modeling photos.
In May 2018, she went on vacation to Venice, Italy. She has collaborated with notable Brazilian designers. She enjoys traveling and photography equally.
She was a finalist in the Ford Models, SuperModel of the World international competition. She has also been published in Glamor and Vogue, and she has also graced the cover of Marie Claire.
34. Paloma Bernardi
|Full Name||Paloma Bernardi|
|Birthdate||April 21, 1985|
|Birthplace||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Notable Role||Mia in the telenovela “Viver a Vida”|
|Parent’s Background||Daughter of businessman Nestor Bernardi and|
|Education||Graduated from Senac in the Technical Course|
Paloma Bernardi is a Brazilian actress born on April 21, 1985. She became well-known in Brazil for her role as Mia in the television series Viver a Vida.
Bernardi was born in Brazil’s São Paulo. She is the daughter of Dil Bernardi, a plastic artist and former dancer, and businessman Nestor Bernardi. She presented the play Faces D’Alma when she graduated from Senac’s Technical Course of Actor in 2005. Paloma received her diploma in 2006 from the Methodist University of São Paulo’s College of Radio and Television.
35. Taís Araújo
|Ta s Ara jo||Information|
|Full Name||Taís Araújo|
|Birthdate||November 25, 1978|
|Birthplace||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Alma Mater||Estácio de Sá University|
|Occupations||Actress, model, television host|
|Spouse||Lázaro Ramos (married in 2007)|
|First Prominent Role||Protagonist in the Brazilian telenovela “Xica da Silva”|
|Groundbreaking Role||First black woman to star in a prime time telenovela in “Viver a Vida”|
|Notable TV Series||“Cheias de Charme” (2012) – Played Maria da Penha|
“Geração Brasil” (2014) – Played Verônica Monteiro
|Musical Comedy||Lead role in the television series “Mister Brau”|
|Influential Figure||Voted as the most admired woman by young people|
One of the most influential artists in television and internet
|Social Activism||Advocate against racism|
Received honors for her fight for equal rights
Taís Bianca Gama de Araújo is a Brazilian model, television host, and actress who was born on November 25, 1978.
In March 2017, Araújo and her husband, Lázaro Ramos, were featured on the cover of Veja magazine as the most powerful national showbiz couple.
On July 3, 2017, Araújo was appointed Defender of Black Women by UN Women Brazil, a United Nations organization that promotes gender equality and women’s empowerment.
36. Bruna Marquezine
|Full Name||Bruna Marquezine|
|Birthdate||August 4, 1995 (age 27)|
|Birthplace||Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Notable Works||Telenovelas: Mulheres Apaixonadas, Cobras & Lagartos, Salve Jorge, Em Família, Deus Salve o Rei; Films: Vou Nadar até Você, Blue Beetle|
|Notable Achievements||Troféu Imprensa, Contigo Award! 2004, Young Brazilian Award|
|International Recognition||Cast in the DCEU film Blue Beetle; Signed with UTA talent agency in Hollywood|
|Residence||Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro|
Bruna Marquezine, professionally known as Bruna Reis Maia, is a Brazilian actress born on August 4, 1995. She made her television debut in 2000 as one of the children interviewed for the show Gente Inocente. Bruna Marquezine has already appeared in several television series, such as Mulheres Apaixonadas, América, Salve Jorge, I Love Paraisópolis, and Deus Salve o Rei.
Marquezine has received the Troféu Imprensa Contigo Award throughout her career! 2004, among other awards, the Young Brazilian Award. In the upcoming DCEU film Blue Beetle, she will portray Jenny, a love interest of Jaime Reyes (Xolo Mariduea).
37. Juliana Couto Paes
|Juliana Couto Paes||Information|
|Full Name||Juliana Couto Paes|
|Birthdate||March 26, 1979|
|Birthplace||Rio Bonito, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Alma Mater||Higher School of Advertising and Marketing|
|Occupation||Actress and Former Model|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Spouse||Carlos Eduardo Baptista (married in 2008)|
|Notable Achievements||Featured in telenovelas and modeling|
|Football Fan||Supports Vasco da Gama football club|
Juliana Couto Paes, born March 26, 1979, is a Brazilian actress and former model. She rose to national prominence through modeling and television dramas. She also played Ulla in a local production of the musical The Producers.
People Magazine named Paes one of the 100 sexiest people in the world in 2006. She hired an agent after that international exposure, expressing an interest in starting an acting career in the United States.
|Birthdate||March 30, 1993|
|Birthplace||Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Occupations||Singer, songwriter, television host, actress|
|Spouse||Thiago Magalhães (m. 2017; div. 2018)|
|Musical Career||Genres: Pop, Latin pop, Funk carioca, Reggaeton|
|Labels||Floresta, Republic, UMLE, Warner Brazil|
|National Fame||Rose to national fame with the release of “Show das Poderosas” in 2013|
|Commercial Success||Achieved commercial success with debut single “Meiga e Abusada”|
|Record Contract||Signed recording contract with Warner Music Brazil in 2013|
|Successful Albums||Self-titled debut album and “Ritmo Perfeito”|
|International||Collaborations with international artists|
|Spanish Transition||Transition to Spanish-language Latin pop and reggaeton music|
|Critical Acclaim||Trilingual visual album “Kisses” received critical acclaim|
|Global Chart Success||Topped Global Top 50 chart on Spotify with “Envolver”|
|Awards and Nominations||Multiple awards and nominations|
|Background||Born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Childhood||Experienced a challenging childhood|
|Early Career||Began singing career at a young age|
|Education||Graduated from Dom Pedro II School|
|Artistic Career||Recognized as a notable new artist in 2013|
|Stage Name||Inspired by the character Anita from “Presença de Anita”|
|Language Skills||Fluent in Portuguese, English, and Spanish|
|Future Aspirations||Plans to learn Korean|
Anitta is the stage name of Brazilian singer, songwriter, and television host Larissa de Macedo Machado. Anitta was born on March 30, 1993.
With the release of her 2013 single “Show das Poderosas,” she achieved national fame.
She received a Grammy nomination for the first time in the main categories as Best New Artist at the 2023 Grammy Awards. She also received several international sales certifications and nominations for various worldwide awards.
39. Adriana Lima
|Full Name||Adriana Lima|
|Birthdate||June 12, 1981|
|Birthplace||Salvador, Bahia, Brazil|
|Spouse||Marko Jarić (m. 2009; div. 2016)|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Agency||Creative Artists Agency, Elite Model Management|
|Victoria’s Secret||Angel (1999-2018)|
|Brand Ambassador||IWC, Puma, Chopard, Desigual, Calzedonia|
|Languages||Portuguese, English, Italian, Spanish|
|Notable Achievements||– Longest-running Victoria’s Secret Angel|
Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model born on June 12, 1981. From 1999 to 2018, she was a Victoria’s Secret Angel.
In 2017, she was named “the most valuable Victoria’s Secret Angel” and was the longest-running model. She has also appeared in Super Bowl and Kia Motors commercials and has been a spokesmodel for Maybelline since 2003. Lima signed a contract with Elite Model Management in New York City after placing second in the Ford “Supermodel of the World” the competition the following year and winning Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” competition at the age of 15.
40. Marcella Bragio
|Full Name||Marcella Bragio|
|Date of Birth||[Date of Birth]|
|Place of Birth||[Place of Birth]|
|Significant Roles||Tourist in “Ant-Man and the Wasp”|
Neighborhood Couple in “Venom”
|Quotes about Marvel Movies||[Quotes about Marvel Movies]|
Marcella Bragio, a San Francisco-based actress, has appeared in many movies and shows. Marcella Bragio was born in Cachoeiro de Itapemirim, Espiritu Santo, Brazil. Born in Brazil, Portugal, and Italy, Marcella Bragio.
After establishing herself as a successful model in national advertisements with celebrities like Jerry Rice and Steve Young, Marcella Bragio transitioned into acting in 2015. Marcella Bragio is still in demand as a model and actress. A SAG-AFTRA member, Marcella Bragio. Being multi-talented, Marcella also performs and teaches piano.
41. Perla Haney-Jardine
|Perla Haney Jardine||Information|
|Full Name||Perla Haney-Jardine|
|Birthdate||May 2, 1997 (age 26)|
|Birthplace||Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Notable Role||B.B. in Kill Bill: Volume 2|
|Family Background||Father: Chusy Haney-Jardine (Venezuelan-born director)|
|Early Career||Started with commercials before transitioning to movies|
|Education||Graduated from Asheville School, Asheville, North Carolina|
|Notable Films||Dark Water (2005)|
Perla Haney-Jardine is a Brazilian-American actress born in Niterói, Brazil, on May 2, 1997. Chusy Haney-Jardine, her father, is a Venezuelan-born director, and Jennifer MacDonald, her mother, is an American film producer.
In Kill Bill: Volume 2, Haney-Jardine appeared as BB, Beatrix Kiddo’s daughter, alongside Uma Thurman and Bill Carradine. She co-starred in Dark Water with Jennifer Connelly and Tim Roth in 2005; in Spider-Man 3 in 2007, she played Penny Marko, the Sandman’s ill daughter. She appeared as Diane Lane’s daughter in the 2008 film Untraceable.
42. Thaila Ayala
|Full Name||Thaila Ayala Sales|
|Birthdate||April 14, 1986|
|Birthplace||Presidente Prudente, São Paulo, Brazil|
|Spouse||Paulo Vilhena (married in 2011, separated in 2013)|
|Modeling Career||Started modeling at the age of sixteen|
|Acting Workshop||Enrolled in Rede Globo Actors Workshop in 2006|
|Notable Telenovela Role||Portrayed Marcela, the female protagonist in Malhação (2006)|
|Notable Film||Played Vanessa in the American film “Woody Woodpecker” (2017)|
|Religious Conversion||Converted to Protestantism and was baptized in August 2016|
|Ethnicity||Italian and Spanish descent|
Thaila Ayala Sales is a Brazilian model and actress born on April 14, 1986. Thaila Ayala Sales started as a model when she was 16 years old. She signed up for the Rede Globo Actors Workshop in 2006. She passed the tests at the end of the course and was cast as Marcela, the female lead in the fourteenth season of the telenovela Malhação.
She co-starred alongside Eric Bauza, Timothy Omundson, and Graham Verchere as Vanessa in the 2017 American film Woody Woodpecker.
43. Valentina Sampaio
|Full Name||Valentina Sampaio|
|Date of Birth||December 10, 1996|
|Notable Achievements||– Victoria’s Secret’s first openly transgender model|
– Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue’s first openly transgender model
|Birthplace||Aquiraz, Ceará, Brazil|
|Family||– Mother: Schoolteacher|
– Father: Fisherman
|Gender Identity||Identified as transgender at the age of 8, started calling herself Valentina at 12|
|Education||– Studied architecture in Fortaleza, Brazil|
– Dropped out at 16 to pursue a career in fashion
|Career Highlights||– Walked her first runway at São Paulo Fashion Week|
– Featured on the covers of Vogue Paris, Vogue Brasil, and Vogue Germany
– Became a brand ambassador for L’Oréal Paris
– Worked with renowned brands such as Dior, H&M, Marc Jacobs, Moschino, and Philipp Plein
– Signed with New York modeling agency The Lions
|Advocacy||Advocate for transgender equality and awareness, fighting against discrimination|
|Ethnicity||African, Dutch, and Native Brazilian descent|
|Sports Illustrated||First transgender model to appear in Sports Illustrated|
|Armani Beauty||Became an Armani Beauty Ambassador|
Born on December 10, 1996, Valentina Sampaio is a Brazilian actress and model. In August 2019, she became the first transgender model for Victoria’s Secret, and in 2020, she became the first transgender model for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
She became an Armani Beauty Ambassador toward the end of 2021. She is a proponent of transgender equality and understanding; She has fought against transgender discrimination in her home country.
44. Gracie Carvalho
|Full Name||Gracie Carvalho|
|Birthdate||July 23, 1990 (age 32)|
|Birthplace||Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil|
|Modeling Start||Started modeling in 2007 at the age of 18 in São Paulo after winning a local contest|
|Fashion Week||Walked 35 out of 39 fashion shows during June Rio Fashion Week, gaining significant attention|
|Agency||Signed with Marilyn Agency after the success at Fashion Week and notable magazine features|
|Prominent Designers||Worked with Burberry, Karl Lagerfeld, Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang, Vivienne Westwood|
|Runway Achievements||Made debut at Fashion Week in 2008, walked New York and Paris Fashion Weeks for Fall 2009|
|Brand Collaborations||Face of DKNY in 2009 and 2010, Tommy Hilfiger in 2010|
|Lingerie and Swimsuit||Known for work as a lingerie, swimsuit, and catalogue model for H&M, Next, and Calzedonia|
|Victoria’s Secret||Walked the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2010 and 2015|
|Pirelli Calendar||Featured in the 2010 Pirelli Calendar|
|Martial Arts||Practices Muay Thai and jiu-jitsu, became the face of Marshawn Lynch’s sports brand Beast Model in 2017|
Gracie Carvalho is a model from Brazil who was born on July 23, 1990, in Campinas, So Paulo.
Gracie Carvalho entered a local contest in 2007 and began modeling in So Paulo at the age of 18. In 2008, she made her debut at Fashion Week. She walked 35 of the 39 fashion shows during June Rio Fashion Week, making her the most sought-after model. She signed with Marilyn Agency following this Fashion Week success, which included appearing on the cover of L’Officiel and in editorials in Vogue and Elle. She has since walked for Burberry, Karl Lagerfeld, Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang, and Vivienne Westwood, among others.
45. Lívian Aragão
|L vian Arag o||Information|
|Full Name||Lívian Taranto Aragão|
|Birthdate||February 23, 1999|
|Birthplace||Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil|
|Career Debut||Started her career at the age of 8 months in the film “O Trapalhão e a Luz Azul” as the daughter of Adriana Esteves|
|Notable Film Appearances||– “Didi, o Cupido Trapalhão” as an angel|
|Television Debut||Made her television debut in the special “O Segredo da Princesa Lili”|
|Notable TV Appearances||– “Acampamento de Férias” as a main role|
|Relationships||Dated actor Nicolas Prattes|
Lívian Taranto Aragão (born February 23, 1999) is a Brazilian actress.
She started her career in 1999, when she was 8 months old, as the daughter of Adriana Esteves in the film O Trapalhão ea Luz Azul. In 2003, at the age of four, she started to make extras and minor appearances on the program A Turma do Didi, in addition to playing an angel in the film Didi, Cupido Trapalhão.
In 2015, she started to play Julia, a friend of Artur (Gabriel Kaufmann), in the twenty-third season of Malhação.
46. Raquel Zimmermann
|Full Name||Raquel Zimmermann|
|Birthdate||May 6, 1983 (age 40)|
|Birthplace||Bom Retiro do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Agency||DNA Model Management (New York)|
VIVA Model Management (Paris, London)
Why Not Model Management (Milan)
|Revlon Ambassador||Appointed in January 2018|
|Early Career||Discovered at age 14 by a scouting agency in Brazil|
Started her career in Japan and Paris
|Vogue Covers||Featured in American Vogue, French Vogue, Italian Vogue, and more|
|Notable Campaigns||Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci, Prada, Versace, and more|
|Modeling Rankings||Ranked number one on models.com from December 2007 to February 2010|
Ranked 14th on the Top Model Icons of All Time list
|Victoria’s Secret Shows||Appeared in the 2002, 2005, and 2006 shows|
|Lady Gaga Collaboration||Starred in the music video for “Born This Way”|
Raquel Zimmermann is a Brazilian model born on May 6, 1983. In January 2018, Raquel was named an ambassador for Revlon.
At the age of 14, a scouting agency found Zimmermann in Porto Alegre, Brazil, and she traveled to Japan and then Paris. When Steven Meisel hired her to appear on the cover of Vogue Italia in September 2000, she officially started her modeling career.
Zimmermann also participated in Victoria’s Secret fashion shows in 2002, 2005, and 2006.
She appeared in the Lady Gaga music video for “Born This Way,” in which she wore designer clothes and helped the “Mother Monster” give birth to a non-prejudiced race. In January 2018, Zimmerman was named an ambassador for Revlon.
47. Fernanda Motta
|Full Name||Fernanda Motta|
|Birthdate||May 29, 1981|
|Birthplace||Campos dos Goytacazes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Occupation||Model, actress, television host|
|Career Highlight||Host of Brazil’s Next Top Model|
|Discovery||Discovered on Guarapari Beach at the age of 16|
|Magazine Covers||Vogue, ELLE, Cosmopolitan, Glamour|
|Advertisements||Rolex, Palmolive, Cori, Pantene, Moët & Chandon|
|Runway Experience||Cia Marítima, Gucci, Chanel|
|Sports Illustrated||Featured in multiple editions of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue|
|Model Rankings||Ranked among the “Top 25 Sexiest Models” list (2005)|
|Modeling Agencies||Chic Management (Sydney, Australia), Elite Model Management (New York City)|
|Current Residence||New York City, United States|
|TV Show||Guest judge on America’s Next Top Model, Cycle 12 and host of Brazil’s Next Top Model|
|Notable Appearance||Featured in the Rosa Chá swimsuit fashion show on the final episode of America’s Next Top Model, Cycle 12|
Fernanda Motta is a television host, model, and actress from Brazil. Motta was born on May 29, 1981. She is in charge of hosting the Brazilian version of Tyra Banks’ reality television show Brazil’s Next Top Model.
Motta was selected to host Brazil’s Next Top Model in 2007. Motta, who currently resides in New York City, reportedly canceled most of her schedule to accept the position and remain in the country for two months.
48. Alice Braga
|Full Name||Alice Braga|
|Birthdate||April 15, 1983|
|Birthplace||São Paulo, Brazil|
|Languages||Fluent in English, Portuguese, and Spanish|
|Known For||Starring roles in “City of God,” “I Am Legend,” and “Queen of the South”|
|Notable Films||City of God (2002), I Am Legend (2007), Predators (2010), Elysium (2013), The Suicide Squad (2021)|
|Notable TV Series||Queen of the South (2016–2021)|
|Awards and Nominations||Best Supporting Actress nomination at the Cinema Brazil Grand Prize for “City of God” (2002)|
|Partner||Bianca Comparato (2017–present)|
|Residences||Los Angeles, California, and São Paulo, Brazil|
Alice Braga Moraes is a Brazilian actress and producer born on April 15, 1983. She has starred as Angélica in the critically acclaimed City of God (2002), Karinna in Lower City (2005), and Dolores in Only God Knows (2006), among other roles.
After starring alongside Will Smith in the 2007 film I Am Legend, Braga became well-known worldwide. Since then, he has appeared in numerous Hollywood films, including Predators (2010), The Rite (2011), Elysium (2013), The Shack (2017), Soul (2020), and The Suicide Squad (2021). From 2016 to 2021, she starred in the crime drama-thriller television series Queen of the South as Teresa Mendoza.
49. Alessandra Ambrosio
|Full Name||Alessandra Corine Ambrósio|
|Birthdate||April 11, 1981|
|Birthplace||Erechim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil|
|Occupations||Model, television personality|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 9+1⁄2 in)|
|Agency||Creative Artists Agency (New York, Los Angeles)|
|Known for||Victoria’s Secret Angel|
|Notable Work||Christian Dior, Armani, Ralph Lauren, Next|
|Rankings||Forbes’ highest-paid models list|
|Fashion Industry||Considered one of the icons in the fashion industry|
|Brand and Business||Founder of beachwear brand GAL Floripa|
|Philanthropy||Ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society|
|Citizenship||Acquired American citizenship|
Alessandra Corine Ambrósio is a Brazilian and American model born on April 11, 1981. She was chosen as the first spokesmodel for the Victoria’s Secret PINK line and is well-known for her work there. From 2004 to 2017, she was a Victoria’s Secret Angel and model for Christian Dior, Armani, Ralph Lauren, and Next.
Forbes ranked Ambrosio fifth on its list of the highest-paid models, with estimated annual earnings of $6.6 million. She is frequently referred to as one of the sexiest women in the world in the media. In May 2007, she was recognized as an “Angel” by being named one of People’s yearly list of the “100 Most Beautiful People in the World.” Ambrosio is regarded as one of the fashion industry’s icons.