Chrissy Teigen Biography
Chrissy Teigen is a model, television personality, and author from the United States of America. She made her modeling debut in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2010 and later appeared on the 50th anniversary cover alongside Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge in 2014. She also co-hosted Lip Sync Battle with LL Cool J on Paramount Network (2015–2019).
Chrissy Teigen Career
She started modeling as a teenager, eventually landing on the cover of Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit issue in 2010. She became an in-demand television personality, serving as host of the reality show Model Employee before finding her groove as a color commentator on the long-running Lip Sync Battle. She is represented worldwide by IMG Models in New York.
She became an IGN Babe in 2004 and a substitute model on Deal or No Deal for 2006–2007. In July 2007, she appeared on the cover of Maxim’s calendar. Her campaigns include Gillette Venus, Olay, Nike, Skullcandy headphones, Gap Factory, XOXO, UGG Australia, Rock and Republic, Billabong, Beach Bunny Swimwear (for whom she was also a fashion week correspondent), and Nine West Fashion Targets Breast Cancer.
She has also served as a recurring guest host and contributor on E!, TMZ, MTV, FUSE/MSG, and Extra with Mario Lopez, and has appeared on America’s Next Top Model and Watch What Happens Live. In 2013, she became a host of the reality competition show, Model Employee on VH1. She appeared in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in 2010, and was named “Rookie of the Year”. Her friend and fellow model Brooklyn Decker had introduced her to the people at Sports Illustrated to cast her.
She was also a part of the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issues. In 2014, she appeared on the 50th anniversary cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue with Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge. In addition to Sports Illustrated, she has appeared on the cover of Ocean Drive magazine, Cosmopolitan, and in editorials for Italian Vogue, Esquire, Glamour, Galore, and Cosmopolitan.
Other side projects include designing a capsule collection with swimwear designer DiNeila Brazil (which debuted at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami in the summer of 2011) and appearing as a featured character in the 2011 EA Sports video game Need For Speed: The Run.
When not working in the world of fashion modeling, she is also a cook and writer. She was also featured on an additional Cooking Channel special in February 2013, titled Chrissy Teigen’s Hungry, detailing her wedding menu tasting with then-fiancé John Legend. She filmed a Cooking Channel special titled Cookies and Cocktails.
In 2012, she was named Spike TV’s “Our New Girlfriend.” In 2013, Teigen appeared in her husband John Legend’s music video for the song “All Of Me”, which was inspired by their relationship. In April 2014, Teigen appeared on an Inside Amy Schumer sketch playing a fictionalized version of herself as a relationship counselor.
She appears as a judge on the new MTV2 cooking show Snack-Off. In January 2015, she appeared as a guest star on The Mindy Project as the girlfriend of the man to whom Mindy lost her virginity. She became a co-host on Spike, later Paramount Network’s Lip Sync Battle together with LL Cool J in April 2015. She co-hosted the Billboard Music Awards with Ludacris.
From September 2015 until June 2016, she was the food stylist on Tyra Banks’s lifestyle talk show FABLife. She published Cravings: Recipes for All of the Food You Want to Eat on February 23, 2016, edited by Francis Lam, which was a New York Times bestseller and the second-best-selling cookbook of the year, according to Publishers Weekly. She released a clothing line on October 11, 2017, in collaboration with Revolve.
She released her second book, titled Cravings on September 18, 2018: Hungry For More, she is also known as Cravings 2. Simultaneously, Teigen released a line of cookware named Cravings by Chrissy Teigen through Target. She was announced as a judge for NBC’s upcoming comedy competition series Bring the Funny in February 2019. She launched her own cooking website, Cravings by Chrissy Teigen on November 4.
The website, which features new recipes, cookware suggestions, travel anecdotes, and entertaining tips, brings together facets of Teigen’s professional and personal life. She is currently starring in Chrissy’s Court, a Judge Judy-style courtroom reality series that debuted in April 2020 on Quibi. Teigen also serves as an executive producer for the series.
Chrissy Teigen Age
She was born on November 30, 1985 in Delta, Utah, U.S. She is 34 years old as of 2019.
Chrissy Teigen Family
She was born in Delta, Utah, U.S to Vilailuck Teigen (mother) and Ron Teigen Sr. She has a sister named Tina Teigen.
Chrissy Teigen Children
She has two children a daughter, Luna Simone Stephens, born on April 14, 2016, and a son, Miles Theodore Stephens, born on May 16, 2018. named Luna Simone Stephens and Miles Theodore Stephens.
Chrissy Teigen Husband
She is married to singer, songwriter, producer, actor, and philanthropist John Legend. She married her husband John Legend on September 14, 2013, in Como, Italy. Her husband proposed to Teigen in December 2011, after four years of dating; they first met on the set of his 2006 music video for “Stereo”. The song “All of Me” was dedicated to her
Chrissy Teigen Net worth
She is an American model, television personality, and author who has an estimated net worth of $75 million dollars.
Chrissy Teigen Height
She stands at a height of 5 ft 8.5 in (1.74 m) 1.74 meters.
Chrissy Teigen Movies
- Between Two Ferns: The Movie 2019
- Hotel Transylvannia 3; Summer Vacation 2018
Chrissy Teigen Awards
- Shorty Award for Best Celebrity 2017
- Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Personality 2018 · Lip Sync Battle
- Goodreads Choice Awards Best Food & Cookbooks 2016 · Cravings: Hungry for More
- Glamour Award for The Influencer 2018
Chrissy Teigen Activism
donated to Planned Parenthood in 2015 following the Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood shooting and again in 2018. A supporter of immigrants’ rights, Teigen delivered a speech at a Families Belong Together event in Los Angeles.
Teigen is a vocal critic of U.S. President Donald Trump. In June 2018, she made a $72,000 donation to the ACLU to commemorate Trump’s 72nd birthday. Teigen and her husband endorsed Elizabeth Warren during the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries.
Chrissy Teigen House
Real Estate: In April 2020, Legend and Teigen bought a $5.1 million modern contemporary house in West Hollywood, California, and is not far from their current Beverly Hills home, which they purchased for $14.1 million in 2016. Their real estate portfolio also includes two penthouses in New York City. They bought one in May 2018 for slightly over $9 million and the second in April for $8 million.
Chrissy Teigen TV Shows
- Lip Sync Battle
- Chrissy’s Court
- Bring the Funny
- A Legendary Christmas with John and Chrissy
- Extra (American TV program)
- Ellen’s Greatest Night Of Giveaways
- NBC’s New Year’s Eve
- 2015 Billboard Music Awards Television show
- 8th Annual Directv Celebrity Beach Bowl
- Model Employee Television show
Chrissy Teigen Books
- Cravings: Hungry for More 2018
- Chrissy Teigen & Becca Cosmetics: Becca Cosmetics 2020
- The Doll Factory: Pottery Barn 2020
Chrissy Teigen Social Media