This young and stunning mother has fared well, not only as an actress and model but equally as a businesswoman. Nonetheless, there are those who would easily identify her as a feminist and terrific speaker. Telli Swift is vastly known for being on the E! entertainment news real-life TV series, WAGS Atlanta, which premiered on November 2018. She is presently the fiancé of Deontay Wilder, who is well known for his profession as a boxer.
The Filipino-American model has been involved in various modeling events, from magazines to commercials including festivals. Swift has also been able to participate in various beauty pageants. The mother of two has always lived a glamorous and interesting life, but she has so many passions and one of them includes women empowerment. You should want to know more about the exciting life of Telli Swift, read the profile below to keep up with her some more.
Telli Swift – Bio
Telli Swift whose birth name is Shuntel Swift was born in Zambales, the Philippines on the 24th of January, 1987 to her father, Reginald Swift who was a traveling uniform man and mother, Vivian Crawford. She spent a better part of her early life growing up in Japan with her brother, Reginald Jr. Her exposure and exciting life came from the fact that they relocated a lot to different countries of the world and hardly stayed in a place due to the nature of her father’s job.
Owing to that, details regarding the schools she attended are hard to come by. However, it is common knowledge that she studied nursing while majoring in the ER department after moving to Los Angeles. Unfortunately, this pursuit came to a halt when she became pregnant with her first child. She quit her studies so as to be able to take care of her family.
Swift was reportedly a wife to her first love at the age of 19. In 2007, she welcomed her first child, a son named Kerron with her ex-husband who is yet to be identified by the media. The couple, due to irreconcilable differences, separated after years of being together.
In 2015 at the Los Angeles airport, Telli Swift would meet her current boyfriend and fiancé Deontay Wilder who was at that time married to his ex-wife Jessica. He filed for divorce and got separated from his wife in the year 2017, which was also the year Telli got pregnant with his child. The pair welcomed their first child, a daughter they named Kaorii Lee Wilder on March 7, 2018.
During the airing of the E! News TV reality show, WAGS Atlanta, Deontay proposed to Swift on one of the show’s episode, that was in January 2018.
Things To Know About Deontay Wilder’s Partner and Model
Without a doubt, there are things you do not know about this beautiful black-Filipino-American model. In view of that, the following are facts you cannot afford to not know about Wilder’s partner.
1. Telli Swift was a Child Model
Swift began her modeling career when she was a kid, which saw her getting involved with various magazines and commercials since the age of three. Following her mother’s advice, she participated in multiple beauty pageants. She also worked with XXotic angles modeling agency for a period of time, as a young adult.
2. She is a Philanthropist
Telli Swift is involved with a lot of charity works. She was among the many celebrities who featured on a reality show titled Stars Strike 4 Funds, which was produced in order to raise money and awareness for different organizations. Swift also founded Boxing WAG Association that is meant to raise money for NGO’s with the aim of assisting kids and families.
3. She was a Victim of Racial Profiling
Recently, precisely in early 2018, she took to her Instagram page to describe an experience at a mall which she tagged as an act of racism towards her. She explained that she and her friend were harassed by a staff of the store who profiled them as thieves, claiming that they stole a handbag from the store.
4. She is Very Vocal About Issues Concerning Her and Her Boyfriend
Telli Swift stated in an interview she once had that her boyfriend prepares for his fight by making love to her before and after a fight. She also called the draw decision made in Deontay’s fight with Tyson Fury on December 1st, 2018 as unfair. According to her, her lover was the winner of the fight.
5. She Has a Website for Women Empowerment
In line with her passion for entrepreneurship, she operates a blog which is aimed at women empowerment. She also shares some food recipe on the blog.