Read about Actress & German model Nadja Auermann Wiki / Biography, Career, Age, Birthday, Family & Kids info.
Nadja Auermann is a German actress and model. She was born in West Berlin in the year 1971 on March 19. Her parents are bankers and she loves to go on vacations in Heiligendamm town which is located on the Baltic Sea. She was shaken when the love of her life, her mother died and she spends the last days with her.
Unfortunately, there is no much information about her parents, sibling, and schooling. But it is confirmed that she had most of her inspiration to become a model from her parents and sister. Nadja Auermann was praised for her looks that resembles the Marlene Dietrich, a German – American singer, and actress. She is currently residing in Dresden along with an unknown partner and children.
In her schooling days, she uses to keep herself away from boys and girls as she hails from the sound background and people use to get attracted to her fame. She never seeks public attention for her external appearances.
Age of 2020
As of 2020, Nadja Auermann is 49 years old and horoscope sign is Pisces. It is estimated that her net worth is around $100k to $5 million and her income stream is from modeling. Her height is around 1.81 meters which is the tallest for the people in the fashion industry.
Nadja Hair is Blonde in color with blue eyes that make people get attracted to her easily. She weighs around 128 pounds and the preferred shoe size is 9 (US). Her body size is 35-25-36. She keeps herself fit by doing yoga and maintaining a strict diet. In an interview, she once said that she does yoga regularly and follows a strict vegan diet. She consumes alcohol occasionally.
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Affairs, Husband, Family & Kids
Nadja Auermann had her first child in the year 1997 with Olaf Bjorn. The couple named the baby girl as Cosima. The couple divorced later due to personal reasons. After two years, Nadja married Wolfram Grandezka, a German actor, and had her second child. The baby boy was named Nicolas. However, the couple later divorced due to misunderstanding between them.
Nadja had her third child in the year 2010 and fourth child in the year 2013 with the same partner. This time the details of the partner are not disclosed and she decided to keep it a secret.
Auermann keeps her personal life mostly private and stays away from media attention. She mostly uses Instagram to keep in touch with her fans and has a following of 5454.
Career – Modeling / Films / Projects
Nadja Auermann career was a perfect graph starting from low to high and her hard work made her reach heights and get the desired name and fame.
She got into modeling after getting support from her sister and parents when they noticed her lean and long physique. In the year 1989, when Nadja attended a travel catalog in Berlin, she got positive feedback from the director led Nadja, and traveled to Paris for her career.
In the year 1990, Nadja signed a deal with the Karins Modeling agency and traveled to Paris. In the later year, she has done her assignment with Elite Model Management. She later appeared in high-profile fashion magazines like the prestigious Vogue.
There was a unique event in the year 1994, of fashion history in the cover of US Vogue and Harpers Bazaar. In the same year, Nadja appeared together with other famous models like Kristen McMenamy, Claudia Schiffer, Cindy Crawford, Christy Turlignton, and Stephanie Seymour.
She has modeled for various runway shows and fashion shows like Thierry Mugler, Chloé, Givenchy, Salvatore Ferragamo, Louis Vuitton, Valentino, Chanel, Hermès, Viktor & Rolf, Prada, Jean Paul Gaultier, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Giles Deacon, Gianfranco Ferré, Fendi, Jil Sander, Vivienne Westwood, Christian Dior, and Yves Saint Laurent.
In her entire career, she worked with many famous photographers like Steven Meisel, Helmut Newton, Richard Avedon, Mario Testino Irving Penn, Herb Ritts, Patrick Demarchelier, Craig McDean, Inez van Lamsweerde, Steven Klein, Vinoodh Matadin, Paolo Roversi, Mario Sorrenti, Peter Lindbergh, and Juergen Teller.
Nadja Auermann has appeared in advertising campaigns for Versace, Chanel, Prada, Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, Karl Lagerfeld, Cartier, Christian Dior, Donna Karan, Fendi, Gianfranco Ferré, Giorgio Armani, Valentino, Blumarine, H&M, and Hermès.
In the year 2003, Nadja Auermann launched her perfume brand named “Nadja Auermann”, in her name. In the same year, she became the face of Wonderbra. She featured in more than 100 covers globally in American, Britian, and German editions namely Vogue, Elle, W, Esquire, and i-D.
Along with modelling, she also worked as an actress in two German films named “Dornroschens Leiser Tod” and “Letztes Kapitel”. Many models try to shift their careers from modelling to films but Nadja distanced herself from it and stayed in the modeling field. This proves the commitment and dedication to the modeling.
10 Hidden Fact
- Nadja Auermann was discovered while working as a waitress in a beer garden in Berlin in the year 1989 by model scouts.
- She is named as “50 Most Beautiful People” in “People” magazines in the year 1994.
- Nadja has “the longest legs in the Western world” and also entered into the Guinness Book of Records.
- She is named in the “Time” magazine’s “Top Ten People of 1994.”
- She was international spokesperson for Shiseido.
- A trial of tax evasion with her ex-husband Wolfram Grandezka for an unpaid tax of 270,000 euros. In the year 2011, she was fined for 90,000 EUR for tax evasion in a German court.
- Nadja Auermann’s godfather was Karl Lagerfeld, who is a famous fashion designer.
- Auermann appeared on both covers Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue, which The New York Times called “a triumph akin to winning two legs of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing”.
- She is a vegetarian.
- Nadja was named in New York Times fashion columnist as “ice maiden visage and pole vaulter’s legs”.