|Net Worth:||$29 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Apr 23, 1995 (27 years old)|
|Profession:||Model, Actor, TV Personality|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Gigi Hadid Net Worth is $58 million as of 2019. Gigi comes from a wealthy family and has made a name for herself in the modeling industry. Gigi has modeled for some of the biggest brands in the world, including Victoria’s Secret, Tommy Hilfiger, and Maybelline. Gigi has also appeared on the cover of magazines such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Elle.
Gigi is one of the most followed models on social media, with over 35 million followers on Instagram. Gigi has also dabbled in acting, appearing in the film “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”. Gigi is dating Zayn Malik, and the two are often seen together.
Early Life: Gigi Hadid was born in Los Angeles, California, on April 23, 1995. Gigi’s mother, Yolanda Foster, is a former model and reality TV star. Gigi’s father, Mohamed Hadid, is a real estate developer. Gigi has two sisters, Bella and Anwar. Gigi grew up in a wealthy household and always had an interest in modeling. Gigi’s mother would often take her to fashion shows when she was younger. Gigi began modeling at the age of two for Baby Guess.
Career: Gigi’s modeling career took off when she was signed by IMG Models in 2011. Gigi has since gone on to walk the runway for some of the biggest fashion brands.
Early Career: Gigi began modeling at the age of two for Baby Guess. Gigi’s modeling career took off when she was signed by IMG Models in 2011. Gigi has since gone on to walk the runway for some of the biggest fashion brands in the world, including Victoria’s Secret, Tommy Hilfiger, and Maybelline.
Gigi has also appeared on the cover of magazines such as Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and Elle. Gigi is one of the most followed models on social media, with over 35 million followers on Instagram. Gigi has also dabbled in acting, appearing in the film “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”. Gigi is dating Zayn Malik, and the two are often seen together.
Continued Success: After her breakthrough year in 2014, Hadid’s career only continued to grow. In January 2015, she was named Model of the Year by Daily Front Row as well as an ambassador for the cosmetics brand Maybelline. As of May 2015, she has walked for designers such as Marc Jacobs, Chanel, Michael Kors, Jean Paul Gaultier, and Max Mara. She was also named the brand ambassador for Australian swimwear brand Seafolly. In December 2015, Hadid made her debut as a model at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
A regular fixture on runways around the world, Hadid has walked for brands such as Anna Sui, Miu Miu, Giambattista Valli, Balmain, Diane von Furstenberg, Jeremy Scott, Missoni, and H&M. She is also a regular face on magazine covers, appearing on the covers of publications including Vogue (US, Paris, Italy, UK, Japan, Spain, Australia, Brazil, Netherlands, Germany, and China), Numero, Allure, Ten comes Vogue, Paper Magazine, Dazed, and Harper’s Bazaar (USA, Malaysia). Additionally, she has shot numerous editorials for magazines such as VMAN, Elle, Grazia, Sports Illustrated, and V Magazine.
In addition to her first Gase and Tom Ford campaigns that helped launch her career, Hadid has worked in campaigns for Versace, Paine Shop, Balmain, Topshop, Max Mara, Stuart Weitzman, and Fendi, among others. To name a few. She has also launched several fashion collaborations with famous brands.
In 2016, she launched her capsule collection, Gigi by Tommy Hilfiger, which she co-designed with the designer, at New York Fashion Week. In the same year Gigi Boot was launched with Stuart Weitzman. His second ready-to-wear collection with Tommy Hilfiger launched in February 2017. Other brands she has collaborated with include Vogue Eyewear, Mesica Jewelry, and Reebok.
Hadid won International Model of the Year at the British Fashion Awards in 2016. In 2017, along with Nicole Kidman and Solange Knowles, she was named Glamor magazine’s Woman of the Year.
Other pursuits: In addition to modeling in front of the camera, Hadid has also worked behind the camera. She was the photographer for the Versus (Versace) Spring/Summer 2017 campaign, as well as a special summer edition of V magazine titled “Gigi’s Journal”, featuring Polaroid photographs. She also briefly ventured into acting, appearing in the 2012 short film “Virgin Eyes”.
Lawsuits and Controversies: Hadid has faced some legal troubles due to copyright infringement. In 2017, she posted a photo of herself on her Instagram page taken by photographer Peter Cepeda, despite not having permission to use the photo. He sued her in September of the following year, the case was settled out of court.
In late January 2019, Hadid was again sued for posting photos of herself without the photographer’s permission, this time by independent photo agency Xclusive. The company demanded damages for copyright infringement after Hadid posted a photo of herself in October 2018, also claiming it was not the first time she had posted unverified photos.
Another controversy surrounding Hadid involves a video posted on Instagram by her sister Bella, showing Hadid holding a Buddha-shaped cookie and rolling her eyes. Many saw his actions as an insulting and racist portrayal of a religious figure. Public reaction to the video, particularly from Chinese audiences, has led to speculation that she pulled out of the 2017 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, which was held in China.
Personal life: From 2013 to 2015, Hadid publicly dated Australian singer Cody Simpson, appearing in his music videos for the songs “Surfboard” and “Flower”. After their split, she started dating English singer Zayn Malik in late 2015. She appeared in the music video for his song “Pillow Talk”, and the couple also appeared on the cover of Vogue magazine in August 2017. They first broke up in March 2018, briefly reuniting in June before splitting for a second time in November of that year. They got together again in January 2020.
Real Estate: In 2015, Gigi paid $4 million for a two-bedroom condo in New York City’s Noho neighborhood. In 2018, he paid $5.8 million for a three-bedroom duplex in the same building. In 2020 Gigi submitted plans to combine the two condos into one larger unit. Sister Bella owns a penthouse apartment just a few blocks away that was acquired in November 2019 for $6.1 million.