Fernanda Tavares is a Brazilian model who won the Elite Look of the Year contest at 13. One of the world’s top fashion models, Tavares is mainly known for her extensive work in Victoria’s Secret. She has appeared in campaigns for many important fashion houses such as Atelier Versace, Mano, Nine West, Chloe, Giorgio Armani, Louis Vuitton, Elite, Zoomp, Ralph Lauren and Gap Jeans. She has also walked for many fashion houses, designers and brands such as Chanel, Emanuel Ungaro, Versace, Blumarine, Chloé, Christian Lacroix, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo, Valentino, John Galliano, Sonia Rykiel, Yohji Yamamoto, Hervé Léger, Missoni, and Gap. Tavares hosted Missão MTV, a show modeled after Queer Eye for the Straight Guy that airs on MTV Brasil. She is represented by IMG Models (New York), Women Management (Paris), d’management group (Milan), Next Model Management (London), Francina Models (Barcelona), Mega Model Agency (Hamburg), PARS Management (Munchen), and Stockholmsgruppen (Stockholm). Born Fernanda Tavares Vasconcelos on September 22, 1980 in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, to parents Cheilha and Fernando Tavares, she is of Portuguese-Brazilian heritage. She is married to Brazilian actor Murilo Rosa and they have two sons.
Fernanda Tavares Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 22 September 1980
Birth Place: Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Birth Name: Fernanda Tavares Vasconcelos
Nicknames: Fê, Nanda
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Religion: Roman Catholic
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Fernanda Tavares Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 141 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 64 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 10″
Height in Meters: 1.78 m
Body Build/Type: Slim
Body Measurements: 35-24-36 in (89-61-91.5 cm)
Breast Size: 35 inches (89 cm)
Waist Size: 24 inches (61 cm)
Hips Size: 36 inches (91.5 cm)
Bra Size/Cup Size: 32C
Feet/Shoe Size: 9 (US)
Dress Size: 6 (US)
Fernanda Tavares Family Details:
Father: Fernando Tavares (Singer)
Mother: Cheilha Correia
Spouse/Husband: Murilo Rosa (m. 2007)
Children: Lucas (Son) (b. 2007), Artur Rosa (Son) (b. 2012)
Fernanda Tavares Education:
Fernanda Tavares Facts:
*She was born on September 22, 1980 in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil.
*Her father is a singer.
*She won the “Elite Look of the Year” contest at the age of 13.
*She was selected to be a Victoria’s Secret model, and was one of the models at the renowned 2000 fashion show in Cannes, along with fellow models Alessandra Ambrosio, Carmen Kass, Gisele Bundchen, Adriana Lima and Angela Lindvall.
*Brazilian magazine “IstoéGente” named her the fourth best paid model in Brazil in 2005, with earnings of 2 million dollars a year.
*Spokesperson for anti-fur advertisements for animal rights group PETA
*She is good friends with fellow Brazilian model, Gisele Bündchen.
*She enjoys swimming and jogging.
*Follow her on Instagram.