American model Marisa Miller was once ranked No. 1 on Maxim magazine’s Hot 100 list and as such, was very much a sex symbol. She also made it to FHM’s global Sexiest Women in the World rankings in 2010. Without further ado, here is all you need to know about the former Victoria’s Secret Angel, American model Marisa Miller including her net worth, bio, and career.
Marisa Miller’s Early Life and Family
Marisa Miller was born Marisa Lee Bertetta in Santa Cruz, California on August 6, 1978. Her parents are Krista and Marc Bertetta. She has two sisters. Marisa considered herself a tomboy when she was young. She attended Aptos High and Monte Vista Christian School.
Marisa Miller’s Career Summary
Marisa Miller was discovered by two Italian modeling agents when she was only 16, while walking through a cafe in San Francisco. After asking her mother permission, she got on a plane to Italy to pursue a career in modeling.
Marisa first gained attention when she appeared nude in Perfect 10 magazine’s first issue in 1997. Despite being the third-placer in the magazine’s first annual model search, Marisa was repeatedly featured in the next issues.
In 2001, Marisa was able to move from amateur magazine modeling to mainstream modeling when she met fashion photographer Mario Testino. Their introduction led to Marisa doing editorials for Vogue America and Italy.
In 2002, Marisa began working for Victoria’s Secret. That same year, she also appeared in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue. Since 2002 to 2008, she has appeared consistently in the S.I. Swimsuit Issue.
She has also appeared in many other magazines, including GQ. Cosmopolitan, Maxim, Glamour, Marie Claire, Vanity Fair, and Elle.
She also became part of campaigns and ads for various brands aside from Victoria’s Secret, including Tommy Hilfiger, Marc Jacobs, J. Crew, Guess?, Nordstrom, True Religion, Bath & Body Works.
In 2007, she appeared in her first TV commercial for Victoria’s Secret. On December 4, 2007, she walked in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. She got to open a segment in the following year’s VS Fashion Show.
In 2009, Marisa was chosen to wear that year’s Fantasy Bra. However, in 2010, she parted ways with Victoria’s Secret.
Besides modeling, she has also worked as the spokesperson for NFL for the 2010-2011 season. She also appeared in several TV shows. She also appeared in the film R.I.P.D. in 2013 opposite Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges.
Marisa Miller’s Net Worth 2019
With an extensive modeling career and with her work beyond modeling, the American model Marisa Miller has gained for herself a considerable net worth. Marisa Miller’s estimated net worth as of 2019 is $20 million.
Marisa Miller’s Husband and Previous Relationships
American model Marisa Miller is currently married to music producer Griffin Guess. They got married on April 15, 2006. They have two children.
Before marrying Guess, Marisa was married to lifeguard and surfing contest promoter Jim Miller. They were married from 2000 to 2002. After the divorce, Marisa continued using the Miller surname.
She was also romantically linked to American racer Dale Earnhardt Jr. and NBA player Derrick Rose.
Marisa Miller’s Body Measurements and Other Info
Height – 5 feet 8 inches
Weight – Approximately 55 Kg or 121 lbs
Body measurements – 35-23-35
Age – 41 years
Religion – Jewish
Ethnicity – Caucasian
Shoe size – 7 US
Dress size – 4 US
Hair color – Blonde
Eye color – Hazel