Adriana Lima Biography

Adriana Lima 

Adriana Francesca Lima (born in Salvador, Bahia Brazil, June 12, 1981) is a model from Brazil, Adriana known to the public since he became Victoria's Secret Angel and also a model of Maybelline cosmetics from 2003 until 2009. At age 15, Adriana won a model search contest held Ford Models, and ranks second in the Ford Supermodel event.



After the event Search for a model in Brazil, held Ford Models, Adriana moved to New York and joined the Elite Model Management. Adriana's face graced Vogue, Marie Claire, and Harper's Bazaar. Adriana also demonstrate to the fashion designers such as Christian Lacroix, Valentino, Ralph Lauren, Vera Wang, Emporio Armani, Fendi. Adriana became a model GUESS? in 2000. In 2003 Adriana became a model for Maybelline cosmetics. Adriana is also a model for Anna Sui Jeans, Bebe, Gasoline, Mossimo, BCBG, Keds, and XOXO. His face also was Vassarette installed in Times Square. Adriana also posed for several magazines such as ELLE, GQ, Arena, Cosmopolitan, and Esquire. GQ Magazine April 2006 that put a face Adriana as GQ cover was the most in demand in that year, where he also says that sex is something to do when they are married. Adriana also posed for the Pirelli calendar. Adriana was named as Catherine Zeta-Jones Italy, because he became a model for Telecom Italia Mobile.
In 2009, Adriana walked back on stage to act out the catwalk fashion of clothing label Givenchy, and also became an icon of Givenchy for the fall and winter of 2009.
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Modeling Agency
Marilyn Agency - Paris
Marilyn Agency - New York
Lumiere Models Management
Yuli Models
MY Model Management

Victoria's Secret

Adriana modeling the clothes in for Victoria's Secret in 1999, and contracted to Angel in 2000.
Victoria's Secret products that have been advertised by Adriana is: Victoria's Secret's Super Bowl XLII, the ad itself was watched by 103.7 million viewers. BioFit Uplift bra, [25], Victoria's Secret 'Dream angels wish' fragrance, Victoria's Secret 'So in Love' fragarnce.


Adriana collided with the role of Mickey Rourke, Clive Owen, and Forest Whitaker in a short film called The Follow. He became a guest star in the series How I Met Your Mother in 2007, and in 2008 he was also a guest star in Ugly Betty series,  Adriana confessed that he is a fan of Ugly Betty series and was delighted to have the opportunity to appear as guest stars. Adriana is also a model of video clips Yesterday is Gone sung by Lenny Kravitz.


Being in position 33 on 's Most Desirable Women (2002), position 75 in 2003, and position 1 in 2004. Adriana also ranked 57 on Maxim's Hot 100 in 2003, and in 2007 he was ranked 53. FHM magazine she was ranked 39 to 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005 and the position to 27 in 2006. Selected as the most Desirable Woman by, beating Angelina Jolie, Halle Berry, Monica Bellucci and Charlize Theron in 2005.
Adriana with the Victoria's Secret Angels were also received Hollywood "Walk of Fame". In the year 2010 according to Forbes magazine ranks Adriana to 4 as a model of the largest income, with earnings of $ 7.8 million.

Personal life

Adriana who can speak Portuguese, Britain, France, and a little Italian, was admitted to GQ magazine that she was a virgin, and sex is something you do after marriage. Adriana who has a 178 cm high and blue colored eyes, had a relationship with Lenny Kravitz, Prince Denny Timbala.
In 2007 he established a relationship with a basketball player from Serbia, Marko Jarić. The couple married on February 14, 2009. The couple already have a daughter that is named, Valentina Lima Jaric.

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