Gisele Bundchen, Adriana Lima, Kendall Jenner and Rosie HuntingtonWhiteley have reached that level of fame where they pretty much don’t need to be referred to by their full names.
Even if modelling isn’t your cup of tea, it’d be nice to have their bank balances. A business magazine has revealed who the highest paid models of 2016 are. Here are the top four…
1 GISELE, £308 MILLION
All hail the reigning queen of wealthy supermodels. For over ten years Gisele has topped this list.The likes of Kendall and Gigi may come and go, but Gisele’s stardom and earning potential appears to just go from strength to strength.
2 ADRIANA LIMA, £8.1 MILLION
A veteran Victoria’s Secret’s angel, 2016 has been a huge year for Brazilian Adriana, who secured massive deals with lingerie companies, makeup brands and high-end watches.
3 KARLIE KLOSS, £7.7 MILLION
Karlie Kloss came in third on the list, putting her and Kendall Jenner in the same spot on the list with £7.7 million each. This is double of what she earned last year, and is partly owing to deals with high-end makeup and jewellry brands.
KENDALL JENNER, £7.7 MILLION
Her ballet skills may have recently come under fire, but still doing well in the money department by earning a cool £7.7 million this year. It’s been a good year for her, with an inflation-busting 150% earning increase thanks to campaigns with fashion and beauty big-hitters and brands.With 64 million followers, Kendall even gets paid to put up Instagram posts.
4 ROSIE HUNTINGTONWHITELEY, £6.9 MILLION
Earning a cool £6.9 million is Rosie Huntington-Whiteley. When she’s not peddling her successful lingerie and perfume line, she’s strutting her stuff on ramps across the world.