Danish model Nina Agdal has loved modeling since she was little and growing up she entered for Elite Model Look competition, an international prestigious modeling competition, which has discovered big names in the modeling industry like Lara Stone, Gisele Bundchen, Alessandra Ambrosio, and Cindy Crawford. Although Nina didn’t win the contest, she signed with Elite Models Copenhagen and waited till she turned eighteen to pursue her modeling career on a full-time basis.
The Danish beauty is also popular for dating Hollywood superstar, Leonardo DiCaprio, although, the couple are no longer together, they were an item and made headlines while the relationship lasted. Learn more about the model below including her split with DiCaprio.
Nina Agdal’s Biography, Age
Nina was born and named Nina Brohus Agdal in Hillerød, Denmark on the 26th of March 1992. Other than her mother’s name which was given as Anne-Mette Agdal, there is no information about the rest of her family members.
As mentioned above, Agdal has always had a passion for modeling. At the age of fifteen, she signed up with a modeling agency by the name Elite Models Copenhagen, after she competed in an international modeling competition, Elite Model Look competition which she however lost. Subsequently, she went back to finish high school and waited until she turned 18 to begin chasing her dreams in the modeling industry.
When Nina Agdal graduated from high school, she moved over to the U.S to kick-start her modeling career, the model recalls arriving the U.S with just $40 in her pocket and a piece of paper with an address to a modeling house in Miami. She also recalls bursting into tears after she came down from the plane because she couldn’t even communicate in English with the taxi driver who picked her up from the airport as the language was her worst subject back in high school, but within two years of arriving in America, Nina and her hot body were seen in many famous magazines despite the hurdles that greeted her arrival.
In 2012, she was honored as Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue’s Rookie Of The Year. The celebrity has since then gone ahead to model for many big names like Victoria’s Secret, Billabong, Adore Me, Calzedonia and Bebe Stores. She has also appeared on editorial corners of fashion magazines like Elle, Cosmopolitan, Vogue Mexico and on Carine Roitfeld’s CR fashion book. Nina has equally appeared on the cover of Maxim magazine, as well as on the 50th anniversary cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue alongside Lily Aldridge and Chrissy Teigen.
In 2013, she appeared in Super Bowl TV ad for Carl’s Jr./Hardee’s, and in 2016 she signed with IMG Models and currently lives in Miami Florida.
Boyfriend and Leonardo DiCaprio Split
The Denmark-born model dated one of Hollywood most handsome bachelors Leonardo DiCaprio for a year before calling it quits in 2017. They were first spotted together in May 2016 at an Up & Down club located in New York City, even though they have been acquaintances since 2014. The two arrived together at the club in the company of some friends and partied all night in the VIP section.
The duo was spotted together in several other places even up until early 2017, so their break up was a little bit of a surprise to fans. Nina Agdal has, however, moved on with her life since the breakup. She is currently dating Jack Brinkley-Cook whom she has been with since July 2017.
The model also dated Max George between 2013 and 2014 and was linked with Adam Levine in 2013 after they were spotted together at a resort in Mexico.
Her Height, Body Measurements and Other Facts
- The Greenish-grey colored eyes model is quite tall; she measures 1.76 m, that is 5ft 8in tall with a curvey body that weighs 55kg (121 pounds).
- Her bust, waist, and hips size are 34-23.5-34.5 in or 86-60-87cm. Her bra size is 32B, shoe size 7 (US), 37 (EU) and 4.5 (UK) while her dress size is 6 for (US) and 36 (EU).
- In 2015, Nina first made a cameo appearance in the comedy film Entourage. The actress hates to dance.
- According to the model, the secret to her amazing bikini body is a regular workout, which includes thirty minutes of intense cardio followed by lifting weights in addition to visiting the gym thrice or four times in a week.
- With regards to her diet, she says it is all about self-control as she eats whatever she wants but with a little bit of self-control.
- Nina Agdal’s net worth is estimated at $ 6 million.