Misa Campo is a stunning Canadian model and social media personality who rose to fame through her various stints as a car model. The L.A based model has been active in the American modeling industry for over a decade and has been named to the FHM Hot 100. She is not just popular as a model but also as a strong Instagram star with over 260,000 followers. Learn more about her bio, family and other facts below.
Misa Campo – Biography
Misa, as she is popularly called by friends and fans, was born on 23rd January 1987 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. She is of Filipina descent from her father’s side and Dutch from her mom’s side.
Growing up, Misa moved around a lot due to the facts that her father lived in California while her mom was in Montreal. As a result of this, she shared her time between California and Montreal. She is well-educated; after she completed her basic education, Misa decided to pursue a career in modeling. Although she was said to have once been expelled from high school, she enrolled in another school and later graduated with a decent grade.
Misa first started her career as a bartender at the exclusive jet and system night club in Montreal. While she was working there, her boss noticed her long legs and slender body and encouraged her to try her luck in modeling. Going into modeling, Misa worked for one of the biggest sports car shows in Canada; Montreal’s racing car show sport compact performance. Her modeling career took a boost in 2006 when she won the Miss Rocawear beauty pageant.
Misa would then move to California after that and continued working as a bartender in Los Angeles while still hunting for better modeling opportunities. Her star shone in September of the same year (2006) when she got featured on Maxim magazine as one of the ‘Show us something’ girls. After this, she got spots on different other magazines including Uno, Version C models magazine, and DSports. Amazingly, in December 2006, Misa Campo won the model of the month for the December issue of the DSports magazine.
The following year, she won the IGN DVD Babe of the day. In 2008, she had a career shift when she decided to move to Japan to try her luck in singing and when she couldn’t get announced with any prominent record label with the Japanese Music Industry, she decided to announce herself through her personal blog.
While in Japan, Misa was chosen to serve as a replacement for another Filipino model named Leah Dizon. Leah is also an American who moved to Japan to pursue a music career too but was on break at that moment. Due to the language barrier, Misa saw that she couldn’t make any headway in her musical pursuit, hence she moved back to Canada.
Upon return to Canada, she continued pursuing her career as a model and soon got a role as the main cast in the Indonesian horror movie ‘Pacar Hantu Perawan.’ In 2011, she was the cover girl of the FHM magazine and was even named one of the FHM 100 sexiest women. In 2013, she did a photoshoot for SSUR look book working with her favorite photographer Van Styles.
Today, Misa Campo is recognized as one of the most famous car models. She is a great person who loves to look out for other people and she does that through her involvement in charitable causes. One of them is her participation in Team district 10’s 8th annual breast cancer awareness fundraising car show in October 2014.
Just like we mentioned earlier, Misa was raised in a close-knit family which is fond of. She grew up along with her two siblings, sisters named Jen and Marie. Their parents lived apart; while their dad resided in Newport Beach, California, their mom lived in Montreal. Misa reportedly moved to California to live with her dad when she was just two years old, only to move back to Montreal at the age of ten. She must have been her dad’s favorite because she spent quite some time with him and she had an interesting childhood, though she had to share her time between living in California and Montreal.
Other Facts About The Canadian Model
- Net Worth
Misa Campo has amassed huge wealth for herself from her numerous modeling contracts and movie roles. Her net worth is currently estimated at $1million.
Campo has always been very personal about her love life. However, there were speculations that she was in a relationship with Max Linder. Misa and Max reportedly broke up after being together for a while. There is currently no news about whom she is dating so it is assumed that she is still very much single.
- Online Presence
Misa Campo is active on various social media platforms ranging from Instagram to Twitter and YouTube. She currently has over 260,000 followers on Instagram and is popular for uploading her risque pictures.
- Height and Body Measurement
Campo’s height is just perfect for her body. She stands at 5 feet 6 inches (168cm) and has a body weight of 125 lbs (57kg). She sports body measurements of 34-24-34 inches for her bust, waist, and hips respectively.