|Estimated value:||€27 million|
|Country of origin:||United States of America|
|Source of Wealth:||model|
Kendall Jenner is an American model, designer and reality TV participant.
Kendall Nicole Jenner was born in Los Angeles, USA in 1995 and grew up in the Los Angeles suburb of Calabasas. She is the daughter of well-known US television personalities Kris and Bruce Jenner (now renamed Caitlyn Jenner). Kendall Jenner grew up in a large family: on her mother’s side she has one sister and four older half-siblings. From her father’s side, she has four other half-siblings. Kendall first attended high school and was later tutored.
Kendall Jenner started her career in the modeling business at the age of 14. She was under contract with the large model agency “Wilhelmina Models”. In 2009 and 2010 she had her first modeling job at the US clothing chain “Forever 21”. In the years that followed, Kendall Jenner had more shoots and walked international catwalks for a variety of brands, including Diane von Furstenberg, Tommy Hilfiger and Dolce & Gabbana. Especially after Jenner switched to the agency “The Society Management”, she could no longer save herself from orders. Between the years 2010 and 2014 she had several television appearances, for example in television series like “Hawaii Five-O”. She also appeared as a moderator and fashion designer. In 2013, together with her sister Kylie, she launched the “Kendall & Kylie” fashion and jewelry collection. At the British company “TOPSHOP” they have also been running their own fashion line for a few years.
Kendall Jenner walked the runway at New York Fashion Week, one of the biggest fashion shows in the world, for the first time in 2014. Shortly thereafter, fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld offered her to walk for the French brand “Chanel” in Paris. At the end of 2014 it was announced that the just 19-year-old would be the new face of the cosmetics company “Estée Lauder”. After the announcement, the company gained 50,000 new followers on its Instagram account as Kendall Jenner is also a huge star on social media channels. In 2014, the renowned “Time Magazine” named sisters Kendall and Kylie as two of the most influential teenagers of our time.
“Modeling isn’t something I’m doing to prove people wrong. It’s something I’m doing because it’s what I want to do.” – [“Modeln ist etwas, das ich nicht tue, um Leuten zu beweisen, dass sie falsch liegen. Es ist etwas, was ich tue, weil es das ist, was ich gern mache.”]
“I feel really productive. I’m very competitive with myself. I’m a scheduler. I’m always trying to keep everything together – I’m very OCD and very organized.” – [“Ich fühle mich wirklich produktiv. Ich bin jemand, ich trete mit mir selbst in Konkurrenz. Ich bin eine Planerin. Ich versuche immer alles zusammen zu bringen. – Ich bin sehr zwanghaft und organisiert.”]
“I want to be the next Gisele Bundchen. Everything she does, who she is, what she’s done, she’s just amazing.” – [“Ich möchte die nächste Gisele Bündchen werden. Alles was sie tut, wer sie ist, was sie getan hat, sie ist einfach großartig.”]
“I want to continue modeling and do the best that I can with that.” – [“Ich möchte mit dem Modeln weitermachen und das Beste tun, was ich mit dieser Arbeit machen kann.”]
“I think everyone is beautiful in their own way” – [“Ich denke jeder ist auf seine eigene Art schön.”]
Kendall Jenner became known not only through her modeling jobs, but mainly through the reality TV series “Keeping up with the Kardashians”, in which the everyday life of her family was filmed. There are 16 seasons of the popular reality format and made all members big stars. The model also uses its large social media reach for its social commitment. Jenner has repeatedly campaigned for children’s rights and in the fight against AIDS.
|Estimated value:||€27 million|