Australian beauty Jessica Gomes has earned herself a spot in the limelight by virtue of her alluring looks. The model who is associated with Sports Illustrated Magazine also has a record of working with a lot of big names in the entertainment industry. If anything about Gomes is notable, it would be her ability to be versatile as the stunning model has also been seen in films as well as being featured in songs.
Jessica Gomes celebrity status has escalated as her popularity in the industry grows and this has made the model’s dating life an area of interest for the public as well. Get all the info you need about our star model’s bio and her love life in this piece.
Who Is Jessica Gomes?
The dazzling Jessica Gomes was born on 25 September 1984 but her exact place of birth has not been ascertained yet. Some sources have it that she was born in Sydney but others state that she was born in New South Wales but irrespective of that, her nationality is Australian and her childhood years were spent in Perth, Australia. The model is also said to have had her basic education in her childhood vicinity and later proceeded to Salle College.
From age 13, Jessica Gomes was set on the path of becoming a model as her mum enrolled her at Linda-Ann Model Academy, Perth. She started to hone her skills there and by 2004, she landed a contract with IMG Models while in New York City. The model is known to be well articulated and a strategic businesswoman who carved out a niche for herself in Asian territories like Seoul, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Beijing, and Shanghai as she is of the perception that her mixed ethnicity would be welcomed there. Well, kudos to her strategy as records have it that Jessica Gomes has become a household name in Asia. She has been featured in countless commercial adverts which include advertising campaigns for Hyundai Sonata and the LG Cyon Bikini Phone advert which is said to have launched her career in South Korea. The beautiful model has become a regular face on TV programmes in Korea and this further enhanced her celebrity status.
Outside South Korea, Gomes has also earned a spot in the limelight for her work with top-notch names like Vogue, Teen Vogue, Glamour, American Glamour, Victoria’s Secret, DKNY Jeans, Garnier, Levi’s, Motorola, Urban Outfitters as well as Biba. Jessica Gomes has also worked as the representative of Sean John’s perfume Unforgivable and modeled for Rocawear clothing line owned by Jay-Z. As a runway model, Gomes worked with David Jones and in collaboration with Enprani Cosmetics, she introduced her own the Gomes Pink lip gloss. The supermodel has also done some work in Vietnam for Harper’s Bazaar and has appeared on Cleo’s cover.
Back in 1997, Jessica Gomes was said to be part of the Australian mini-sitcom The adventures of the Bush Patrol as an extra. Upon relocating to New York City, the model enrolled at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and she started her own reality series titled My Name Is Jessica Gomes in 2009.
The model is also a talented dancer who appeared on the Korean edition of Dancing with the Stars on June 10th, 2011 and earned 3rd place in the competition. Sometime last year, she was seen in the film Once Upon a Time in Venice, alongside actor Bruce Willis.
Jessica Gomes has also had a couple of musical stints which include being that voice that says “Maybach Music Group” in most of Rick Ross productions before a song starts. She also did a small voice clip for Kanye West in the song “Christian Dior Denim Flow” and she has been featured by Zitao in the Crown music video.
Is She Married Or Dating A Boyfriend?
The accomplished model at the moment claims to be single and investing her time in her career. However, not everyone thinks so as a rumor about an alleged relationship between her and Formula one star driver Daniel Ricciardo is being spread.
A further look into her dating timeline shows that she had been in a relationship with actor Xavier Samuel for about a year but unfortunately, it all ended in October last year. Prior to that, Jessica Gomes was the sweetheart of another star, the rugby player Rocky Elsom for a year, up to 2015.
The celebrity model is the daughter of Joe Gomes who is originally from Portugal and her mother is Jenny an indigene of China. She is the last child of her parents and has 2 elder sisters and one elder brother. Jessica Gomes is not the only model in her family as it is known that her elder sister Bianca is also a model.
The model might be a superstar but she definitely values her family as she usually shares loving pictures of them. Her parents celebrated their 45th nuptials anniversary and Gomes took to her Instagram page to wish them well.