Goodwill Ambassador of the United Nations Environment Programme, Gisele Caroline Bundchen is a famous Brazilian model and actress. Moreover, she is also the 16th richest woman in the modeling industry and Forbes listed her as the 89th Most Powerful Woman in the World. She is also popular as the wife of NFL star Tom Brady.
Gisele Caroline Bundchen, reportedly earns around $30 million, as her annual income. As of 2019, she reportedly has an estimated net worth of over $360 million. Gisele is currently married to her longtime boyfriend Tom Brady and has Daughter Vivian Lake Brady son Benjamin Brady and stepson John.
The Brazillian model and actress Gisele Caroline Bundhaven has an estimated net worth of $360 million. As of 2019, she is receiving an annual salary/income of around $30 million from her successful modeling and acting career.
Bundchen was the 99th highest-paid celebrity in 2016. At the beginning of her modeling career, she signed a contract worth $15 million with Red Hot Fantasy Bra. Moreover, her career with Victoria's Secret helped her to add a fortune of around $25 million. The last route of Gisele took place during the 2015 Sao Paulo Fashion Week. According to Forbes, she earned $44 million between June 2014 and June 2015.
Gisele was earning an annual salary of $5 million during her career with Victoria's Secret. Her sandal brand Ipanema Gisele Bundchen sold an estimated £152 million in 2010 and more than 250 million pairs. Gisele has done an incredible job of keeping her career momentum at high speeds and she makes an estimated $128,000 per day.
In the time between 2009-10, Gisele became the top-earning supermodel. She also spends a lot of money on her charity work. Gisele auctioned a collection of charity diamonds in 2008. The collection included a $120,000– $150,000 6-carat diamond ring and a $15,000– $20,000 $3.35-carat Sabbadini diamond ring.
She donated $1.5 million to Red Cross for the reinforcement of the devastating earthquake in Haiti. Besides her hefty net worth, her husband/spouse Tom Brady is also a very rich person with a total net worth of around $200 million.
The revenue of the model comes mainly from her big names, "Louis Vuitton, H&M, Balenciaga, Chanel, and Carolina Herrera." These brands annually generate sales of around $1 billion. Besides, her signature books 1000 copies were sold which costs $700 per book. In 2008, a black and white photograph of Bundchen, taken by Irving Penn, was auctioned for $193,000( £96,000).
She was ranked 60th by Forbes on The World's 100 Most Powerful Women list and also the couple was the highest-paid celebrity couple in 2011. Gisele Caroline Bundchen is one of the most popular names in the modeling world who has made a successful career as a model and actress. She is also reported to be the highest-paid model consecutively for the last eight years.
She was hired by C&A Brazil as their spokesmodel after which their sales increased by 30 percent. Gisele also launched her own Ipanema Gisele Bundchen which made her earnings of $30 million in 3 years.
Moreover, she also launched her own skincare brand Sejaa Pure Skincare. She also worked for Procter & Gamble's Pantene shampoo, lingerie brand HOPE, etc.
Gisele Bundchen got married to her boyfriend Tom Brady in February 2009, in a private Catholic ceremony in Santa Monica, California. They got married after dating each other for over three years. The couple is blessed with a son Benjamin, who was born on 8 December 2009 in the same year of their marriage, and a daughter of Vivian Lake, who was born on 5 December 2012.
The couple got into a controversy in 2015 regarding their divorce but recently there is no news of their divorce since they are living a happy married life. Further details about her body measurements include a waist size of 23 inches, bra size of 35 inches, and a hip size of 35 inches.
Before getting married to Tom Brady, Gisele was in a romantic relationship with her then-boyfriend famous Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio. The information regarding their break-up is not disclosed yet on the media but they split in 2006 after a five-year relationship. Soon after splitting with Leonardo, she started having an affair with the American surfer Kelly Slater.
Gisele also had an affair with American model Scott Barnhill between 1998-99 and later started dating American actor Josh Hartnett which also didn't last long. Moreover, she was in a relationship with Rico Mansur who is a Brazilian businessman and also a polo player for over six months.
Just like Gisele, her husband Tom Brady was also in a series of relationships before getting married to her. He dated an American actor and model Bridget Moynahan with whom he had a son named John Edward Thomas born on August 22, 2007, before making Gisele his wife.
They got separated in 2007 but the details about their separation are not available in the media. Currently, Gisele is living with her husband/spouse in Brookline, Massachusetts, and New York City. The famous Brazilian model and actress is also quite popular on social media with millions of fans following her official social accounts. She is a gorgeous lady with a perfect figure including a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 126 lbs.
Gisele started her professional modeling career in 1998 posing for the Missoni, Chloé, Dolce & Gabbana, Valentino, Gianfranco Ferré, Ralph Lauren, and Versace campaigns. She became the world's hottest model in 2000. Gisele also worked for Rolling Stone magazine which named her "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World". Besides she appeared in several magazines including W, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, and Allure and she is said to have appeared on more than 1,200 magazine covers around the world.
At the same time, in January 2000, she was featured on the cover of both the US and British editions of Vogue. She also worked for the Dolce & Gabbana fashion campaign as the face of the brand's fragrance. In 2000, Gisele carried the most expensive Victoria's Secret Fantasy bra ever, the $15 million "Red Hot Fantasy Bra," listed as the most expensive lingerie ever created in the Guinness World Records. The Independent listed her as the biggest star in fashion history.
Gisele was ranked number 95th in the 100 Sexiest Women in the World magazine of FHM 2011. She was named "The World's Richest Supermodel" in 2007. Gisele's July Vogue Brasil 2011 cover shot on Amazon was the top-selling issue of the magazine and sold 70,743 copies of it. In 2012, she appeared in 5,600 commercials in her home country of Brazil.
She has appeared in over 550 advertising campaigns, 2,000 magazine covers, 3,500 magazine editorials, and 800 fashion shows since 2015. After retirement, Bundchen's latest catwalk was performed at the famous Maracanã Stadium on 5 August 2016 at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Gisele ranks 4th behind Pelé, Paulo Coelho, and Neymar in Forbes Brasil 's list of the 100 most influential celebrities in Brazil. Besides Gisele, Bruna Marquezine is another famous Brazilian model.
The activist/PETA spokesperson commented that "By getting into bed with the fur-pushers, Gisele has become PETA enemy number one. Every time that Gisele or anyone else wears furs they are sentencing countless animals to a violent and cruel death."
Moreover, Victoria Secret's former designer said in a statement that she is really hard to cooperate with and she is always screaming 'What the f--k is this?'. Besides, she was always involved in rumors because of her speech.
In addition, she has also been criticized by doctors after her statement about hospital birth saying "violence against women and babies". Gisele is criticized many times for her statements and besides her successful modeling career, she is also famous for criticism.
Gisele Caroline Bundchen was born on July 20, 1980, in Três de Maio, the Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil to parents Valdir Bundchen and Vânia Nonnenmacher.
She is of Brazillian nationality and belongs to the White ethnic group. Bundchen grew up with her sisters Patrícia and Gabriela. The details regarding her educational qualifications are not disclosed in the media