Chrissy Teigen Net Worth
Chrissy Teigen net worth: Chrissy Teigen is an American model and social media personality who has a net worth of $75 million dollars. That is a combined net worth with her husband, musician/producer John Legend. He is responsible for the vast majority of the couple's wealth, though in recent years Chrissy has earned north of $10 million on her own through modeling, endorsement, and television projects.
Early Life: Chrissy Teigen was born in Delta, Utah on November 30, 1985. She is of Norwegian and Thai descent. Her father was an electrician and the family moved often. She grew up in Hawaii, Idaho. and Washington state until the family settled in Huntington Beach, California. She attended Snohomish High School in Washington. She was a cheerleader in high school. She was discovered while working at a surf shop by a model scout as a teenager.
Career: Chrissy Teigen began her professional modeling career in 2004 as an IGN Babe. She is represented worldwide by IMG Models in New York. She was a substitute briefcase girl on Deal or No Deal in 2006-2007. She was on the cover of Maxim's calendar in 2007. She has modeled for campaigns for a wide variety of companies and brands including Nike, Gap Factory, Venus, Gillette, XOXO, UGG Australia, Rock and Republic, Beach Bunny Swimwear, Nine West, and Billabong, to name just a handful.
Teigen appeared in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in 2010 and was named Rookie of the Year. Her friend and fellow model Brooklyn Decker introduced her to the people at Sports Illustrated to cast her. She was also a part of the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issues. In 2014, she appeared on the 50th anniversary cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue with Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge.
Teigen has appeared on the cover of Ocean Drive magazine and Cosmopolitan, and in editorials for Italian Vogue, Esquire, Glamour, Galore, and Cosmopolitan.
She designed a capsule collection with swimwear designer DiNeila Brazil. Her collection debuted at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami during the summer of 2011. Chrissy was also a featured character in the 2011 EA Sports video Need For Speed: The Run. In 2012, Teigen was named Spike TV's "Our New Girlfriend."
She has also served as a recurring guest host and contributor on E!, TMZ, MTV, FUSE/MSG, and Extra with Mario Lopez. She has appeared on America's Next Top Model and Watch What Happens Live. She was the host of the reality competition show, Model Employee on VH1 in 2013.
Teigen is also a cook and a writer. She was featured on a Cooking Channel special in February 2013 called Chrissy Teigen's Hungry in which she went over her wedding menu tasting with then-fiancé John Legend. That same year, Teigen appeared in her husband John Legend's music video for the song "All Of Me," which he wrote about their relationship. Teigen also filmed a Cooking Channel special titled Cookies and Cocktails.
In April 2014, Teigen appeared on an Inside Amy Schumer sketch playing a fictionalized version of herself as a relationship counselor. Teigen appears as a judge on the MTV2 cooking show Snack-Off, a half-hour strip cooking competition show where a group of amateur chefs battle it out in an array of snack inspired challenges.
In January 2015, Teigen appeared as a guest star on The Mindy Project as the girlfriend of the man to whom Mindy lost her virginity. In April 2015, Teigen became a co-host on Spike, later Paramount Network's Lip Sync Battle alongside LL Cool J.Teigen co-hosted the Billboard Music Awards with Ludacris. From September 2015 until June 2016, she was the food stylist on Tyra Banks's lifestyle talk show FABLife.
On February 23, 2016, Teigen published Cravings: Recipes for All of the Food You Want to Eat, edited by Francis Lam, which was a New York Times bestseller and the second-best-selling cookbook of the year, according to Publishers Weekly. On September 18, 2018, Teigen released her second book, titled Cravings: Hungry For More, also known as Cravings 2. Simultaneously, Teigen released a line of cookware named Cravings by Chrissy Teigen through Target.
In 2019, Teigen was a judge for NBC's comedy competition series Bring the Funny. In November 2019, Teigen launched her cooking website, Cravings by Chrissy Teigen. As of 2020, Teigen is starring in Chrissy's Court, a Judge Judy-style courtroom reality series that debuted in April 2020 on Quibi. Teigen is also the executive producer of the series.
Personal Life: Chrissy Teigen and John Legend first met on the set of his 2006 music video for "Stereo" in 2006. He proposed to her in December 2011. They got married on September 14, 2013, in Como, Italy. They welcomed their first child, a daughter named Luna, in April 2016. They welcomed a son named Miles in 2018. Chrissy has been open about her struggles with post-partum depression.
Teigen donated to Planned Parenthood in 2015 in the wake of the Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood shooting and again in 2018.
Chrissy has been an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump. He blocked her on Twitter in July 2017. In June 2018, she made a $72,000 donation to the ACLU on Trump's 72nd birthday.
Earnings: In 2018 alone, Chrissy earned around $12 million thanks to her various endeavors. That was enough to make her the third highest-paid model on the planet for the year.
Real Estate: In April 2020, Legend and Teigen bought a $5.1 million modern contemporary house in West Hollywood, California – not far from their current Beverly Hills home, which they purchased for $14.1 million in 2016. Their real estate portfolio also includes two penthouses in New York City. They bought one in May 2018 for slightly over $9 million and the second in April for $8 million.
|Net Worth:||$75 Million|
|Date of Birth:||1985-11-30|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.74 m)|
|Profession:||Fashion Model, Model|
|Nationality:||United States of America|