Hungarian beauty Barbara Palvin is one of the most famous supermodels of the world which makes her a topic of interest for many. Who is she, really? We take a closer look at Barbara Palvin’s net worth, private life and career in this post.
The beginning Barbara Palvin’s modeling career is somewhat unusual. Unlike other renowned models, she didn’t start by deliberately training to be a model or auditioning for a modeling job.
Rather, she was discovered in a small town near Budapest while running some errands with her mother when she was just a teenager.
After that eventful encounter with a modeling scout, Barbara shot her first editorial for Spur Magazine in 2006 at only 13 years old. From Hungary, she moved to Asia where she got a steady stream of modeling jobs and bookings.
By 2010, at just 17 years old, the Hungarian model already landed herself a chance to walk the runway for Prada in Milan and Nina Ricci in Paris. Two years later, she found herself walking the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
In 2016, Barbara Palvin was named by Forbes as the 17th among highest-paid models in the world.
Barbara Palvin’s Early Life and Family
Barbara Palvin was born on October 8, 1993 in Albertirsa, Hungary. While her mother and father’s names are unknown, her older sister, Anita Palvin, is known to the public as an Instagram personality.
When she was young, Barbara Palvin enjoyed singing and playing soccer. When she was discovered by a modeling scout in 2006, she decided to try and take up modeling, with English model Kate Moss as her inspiration.
Barbara Palvin’s Professional Bio and Career Summary
As mentioned above, Hungarian model Barbara Palvin started her modeling career when she was only 13 years old, when she was approached by a modeling talent scout while out and about with her mother. In that same year, 2006, she got her first major modeling job, posing for a spread in Spur Magazine.
Since then, she’s had regular bookings with various modeling firms, advertising agencies, fashion magazines, and high-end brands. She has been featured in French L’Officiel, Russian L’Officiel, and Jalouse.
She also landed herself jobs in campaigns for Armani Exchange, Pull & Bear, H&M, and Victoria’s Secret. In 2012, she became a L’Oreal Paris brand ambassador.
That same year, she was also included among the roster of top models who walked the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show that year. She was only 19.
Aside from Victoria’s Secret, Hungarian Barbara Palvin also walked for Prada, Nina Ricci, Louis Vuitton, Miu Miu, Vivienne Westwood, and Emanuel Ungaro.
In 2013, Barbara Palvin became the “spokesmodel” for L’Oreal Paris at the Golden Globes. That year, she also joined the Victoria’s Secret Swim 2013 Catalogue.
Barbara Palvin has also gone beyond modeling. In 2014, she made her acting debut by joining the cast of the action-fantasy 3D film, Hercules. She played the character of Antimache.
Barbara Palvin’s Net Worth As of 2019
Hungarian model Barbara Palvin has appeared on a lot of advertisements, campaigns, fashion shows, guest appearances, and magazines over the course of her 13-year career. It’s not surprising that she has an impressive net worth.
As of 2019, Barbara Palvin’s net worth is estimated to be at around $6 million.
Barbara Palvin’s Past Relationships and Current Boyfriend
Barbara Palvin is currently in a relationship with American actor Dylan Sprouse, the twin brother of Cole Sprouse, both of whom rose to fame in their roles as Zack and Cody in the Disney Channel TV series, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and The Suite Life on Deck.
Barbara and Dylan have reportedly been together since 2018. They are currently living together in Brooklyn, New York.
Barbara Palvin has been previously linked with Justin Bieber, Niall Horan, Lewis Hamilton, Julian Perretta, and Ed Sheeran. Her relationships with these men were not confirmed. She previously dated fellow Hungarian Kristof Somfai in 2010.
Barbara Palvin’s Measurements, Height, Weight, Age and Other Info
Height – 5 feet 7 inches
Weight – Approximately 54 Kg or 119 lbs
Body measurements – 33-23-35
Age – 26 years
Religion – Christianity
Ethnicity – Caucasian
Shoe size – 8.5 US
Dress size – 4 US
Hair color – Dark blonde
Eye color – Blue
Instagram – @realbarbarapalvin
Twitter – @BarbaraPalvin
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