1) Gisele Bundchen – $42m (£27m)
Born July 20, 1980 (age 33), Três de Maio, Brazil
Height 1.80 m
Has two children
Gisele Caroline Bündchen is a Brazilian fashion model and occasional film actress and producer. She is the goodwill ambassador for the United Nations Environment Programme. She is a mother of two.
In 2009 she married Thomas Edward Patrick “Tom” Brady, an American football quarterback for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. He made $38million for 2013.
2) Miranda Kerr – $7.2m (£4.6m)
Born 20 April 1983, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Height 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
Has one son
Miranda May Kerr was born in Sydney and raised in the small town of Gunnedah. Later on when she was still a teenager, her family to Brisbane. Entered a magazine contest shortly before her fourteenth birthday. Studied nutrition and health psychology after her high school graduation in 2000. Kerr relocated to New York City in 2004.
Kerr began modelling for various clothing brands, runways, and print advertisements which include Dolly, Tigerlily, Roxy, Billabong Girls, One Teaspoon, Victoria’s Secret, Qantas, Maybelline, Vogue, and Marie Claire.
Kerr met Orlando Bloom in 2007. They were later married in a private July 2010.Her first child was born in 2011.
3) Adriana Lima – $6m (£3.8m)
Born 12 June 1981, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Height 5′ 10″ (1.78 m)
Has two children
Adriana Lima was born on June 12, 1981 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. She is Native-Brazilian from African-Brazilian, Portuguese, French, and Caribbean heritage. At the age of 13, Adriana won second place at the Ford Supermodel of the World Contest. Moved to New York at age 16 where she joined the Elite Model Management and further pursued her modelling career, landing a campaign for the fashion designer Anna Molinari‘s clothing line. Won public recognition after appearance in Guess campaigns. Since then, she worked for Anna Sui Jeans, Bebe, Gasoline, Mossimo, Victoria’s Secret, BCBG, Keds, and XOXO, and has appeared on the covers of magazines such as Vogue and Marie Claire. She consistently appears in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows. She has appeared in the Italian TIM mobile Commercials.In her spare time, Adriana dedicates her services to help orphans in her native Brazil.
4) Kate Moss – $5.7m ($3.6m)
Born 16 January 1974, Croydon, London, England, UK
Height 5′ 5¾” (1.67 m)
Married in 2011
Has one daughter, born 2002
Her unusual skinny figure and possibly her willingness to appear nude, made her widely recognized. Her naked portrait painted by Lucian Freud was sold for 3.9 million pounds (US$7.2 million) by Christie’s in London in Feb 2005. Worked on Calvin Klein campaign nicknamed “Heroin Kids”. Kate was on the cover of George magazine (April 1998) and on the first issue of Russian Vogue. Worked for the modelling agencies IMG models (NY), Marylin (Paris) and Storm (London). Her addiction to cocaine affected badly Kate’s career. In 2005 her working partners H & M, Burberry, H Stern and Chanel fired her from her contract due to her cocaine scandal. On May 1, 2007 a collection of clothes, designed by Moss exclusively for the TopShop chain, were launched across the UK in the chain’s 225 stores. A Kate Moss “countdown to launch” board filled a window of the company’s flagship Oxford Street store and on April 30, Moss launched the clothing line at Top-shop in Oxford Street, where she briefly appeared in the shop window modelling a red dress from the clothing collection just before the shop was opened. In April 2007, she launches the Kate Moss for Top-shop range, a collection based on clothing from her own closet. In February 2005 she was named the world’s best dressed woman by Britain’s Glamour magazine.
Kate is the face of famed perfume Coco Mademoiselle, Yves Saint-Laurent Opium, and is the first face of Rimmel cosmetics.
She has released her own picture book called The Kate Moss Story.
Was engaged to Johnny Depp. Kate and boyfriend Jefferson Hack welcomed first child daughter Lila Grace on September 29, 2002.
5) Liu Wen – $4.3m (£2.8m)
Born 27 January 1988, Yongzhou, Hunan, China
Height 5′ 10½” (1.79 m)
Was the first East Asian model to walk at the Victoria’s Secret show, debuting in 2009 and returning in 2010.
Became first ever Asian spokesmodel for cosmetics brand Estée Lauder in 2010.