Olivia Jordan Bio
Olivia Jordan (Olivia Jordan Thomas) is an American actress, model, television presenter, also former beauty pageant titleholder. She was crowned as Miss USA 2015. Olivia represented the United States at the Miss Universe 2015 placing as second runner-up.
She also represented the United States at Miss World back in 2013 finishing in the top 20. Jordan is the first woman from Oklahoma to be crowned Miss USA. Apart from her modelling career, Olivia also appeared in several TV series and films such as Ted, Here Comes the Boom and so on.
Olivia Jordan Age
Olivia Jordan Height
Jordan stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8 m).
Olivia Jordan Net Worth
Back in the year 2017, Jordan was among the top 10 highest-paid models for 2017 with a net worth of $82 million in combined earnings. From her modelling career, she earns a huge sum of money. Presently, she has featured in the covers of various magazines through which she earns money as endorsements. Jordan further earns money from her advertising work.
Olivia Jordan Early life and education
Jordan was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Bob and Jill Thomas her parents. She is a fourth generation Tulsan and studied at Bishop Kelley High School. After graduating, she relocated to Boston, Massachusetts and attended Boston University.
While she was still a college student, Jordan became SAG-eligible via featured extra work in the movies such as Ted and Here Comes the Boom. While she became a SAG member, Jordan learned that someone had already used the name “Olivia Thomas” which is similar to her’s, and started using Jordan as her professional surname. She then graduated in May 2011 attaining a Bachelor of Science in health sciences and then relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in modelling and acting.
Olivia Jordan Career
Jordan represented Beverly Hills in the Miss California USA 2013 back on January 13, 2013, finishing as 1st runner-up to Miss California USA 2013, Mabelynn Capeluj. Later the same year, Jordan was appointed as Miss World America 2013 competing at Miss World 2013 pageant, finishing in the top 20 and also being the 1st runner-up for Top Model.
On December 21, the following year (2014), Jordan won the title of Miss Oklahoma USA 2015 and later winning the title of Miss USA 2015 on July 12, 2015, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Her question as a Miss USA finalist was who she would choose as an American lady to put on the next new bill design. She then named Harriet Tubman.
On April 20, 2016, the U.S. Treasury officially declared that it had chosen Tubman to be featured on the new $20 bill. During her reign, Donald Trump sold his stake in the Miss Universe Organization finishing his affiliation with the beauty pageant. Jordan represented the United States in the Miss Universe 2015 pageant which was held on December 20, 2015, being named the second runner-up.
She wore a custom Berta Bridal dress to the evening gown portion of the competition and was chosen among the top 10 best dressed in the competition. Jordan was the third person from the United States competing at two major international beauty pageants after Brucene Smith, who competed in Miss World back in 1971 winning Miss International 1974, including Andrea Neu, who had formerly competed at Miss International 2013 and Miss Earth 2014 too.
Nevertheless, she had the distinction of being the first lady representing the United States at two of the biggest and oldest international pageants in the world: Miss World and also Miss Universe.
Olivia Jordan Engaged
Back in August 2018, Jordan became engaged to actor Jay Hector.
Olivia Jordan Filmography
- Four Questions as Josephine Cohen (2012)
- Ted as Party Guest (2012)
- Here Comes the Boom as Ring Girl (2012)
- Jobs as Girl in Bedroom Estate (2013)
- Sophie as Attractive Park Bench Woman (2014)
- Thinspiration as Thin Chic Woman (2014)
- 10.0 Earthquake as Felicia (2014)
- Hot Tub Time Machine 2 as Bridesmaid (2015)
- Destined to Ride as Coach Matthews (2018)
Olivia Jordan Television Shows
- Murder in the First Jessica (2014)
- Miss Teen USA 2016 Herself (host) (2016)
- Small Shots Supermodel (2017)
- This is LA Herself (host) (2017)
- This is SF Herself (host) (2018)
- Hawaii Five-0 Girlfriend – 1980 (2018)