Adriana Lima Net Worth : Adriana Lima is a Brazilian model and actress. She is the longest running model for Victoria’s Secret Angel’s and has been part of the show since 2000. She was ranked No.1 as the Most Desirable Woman in 2005 by AskMen.com. Her beauty has helped her to become the spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics in previous years and has also appeared in high profile commercials like her appearances in Super Bowl Ads which were viewed by millions of people. She has also been declared by Forbes as one of ‘The Most Powerful Latinos’ because of her high earnings of 2012 where she reportedly earned more than $7 million. She is the current brand ambassador for the Barcelona-based clothing brand Desigual which is also one of the sources of her large income. As of 2016, Lima has an estimated net worth of $65 million.
Lima was born on June 12, 1981, in Salvador, Brazil. She was raised by a single mother and had won several wins in beauty pageants in elementary school. She eventually made her first impression at the age of 15 where she won finished in first place in Ford’s “Supermodel of Brazil” model search. She subsequently participated in the 1996 Ford “Supermodel of the World” contest where she came in at second place.
She signed with Elite Model Management in 1999 in New York City and the very next year appeared in the cover of Vogue Italy. She then signed with GUESS? that same year and appeared in its campaign as well as the book A Second Decade of Guess? Images. In 2003, she became a spokes-model for Maybelline cosmetics with which she was associated with until 2010. Aside from these brands, some other brands she has been associated with are Armani, Versace, BCBG and Louis Vuitton.
By 2005, she was listed in the 2005 Forbes’ edition of The World’s Best-Paid Celebrities Under 25. The next year she issued in the GQ cover and was named as “The World’s Most Voluptuous Virgin”. The main reason for her fame was because of her affiliation and contribution to the Victoria’s Secret fashion show which she appeared in 1999. Since then, she has appeared ever since on the show managing to open the show 2003, 2007, 2008, 2010, and 2012.
Lima, who was listed 4th by Complex in “The 100 Hottest Supermodels of All Time”, has also appeared in the film ‘The Follow’ as well as the American television series Ugly Betty. She is also the only celebrity to ever appear in two Super Bowl commercials in one game. She is always in demand for ad campaigns and makes a large chunk of her money from such campaigns.
Adriana Lima Net Worth in years
|Adriana Lima Net Worth in 2012||$30 million|
|Adriana Lima Net Worth in 2013||$40 million|
|Adriana Lima Net Worth in 2014||$56 million|
|Adriana Lima Net Worth in 2015||$60 million|
|Adriana Lima Net Worth in 2016||$65 million|
She has an incredible following of more than 9 million on Instagram due to which she also has many endorsement deals. She has had contracts with Doritos and is also the spokeswoman for Megacity by Votsu. Aside from them, she is also the spokes-model for Mavi Jeans. Lima always has multiple jobs going on which has made her one of the highest paid models in the world. In 2015, she was ranked as the second highest paid model with earnings of $9 million that year alone.
Lima has two daughters Valentina Lima Jarić and Sienna with her former husband Marko Jarić who was a Serbian NBA player. After their separation in 2014, they divorced in 2016. In 2015, she became the face of Vogue Eyewear. She is also an active charity worker and is heavily involved with the orphanage “Caminhos da Luz” in her hometown of Salvador. Her influence is so big that she also has her own wax figure at the Madame Tussauds New York. As of 2016, Lima has an estimated net worth of $65 million.