American model Christine Diane Teigen was born on November 30, 1985. She first appeared in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2010, and in 2014, she shared the cover with Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge. As a guest judge, she has additionally participated in America’s Next Top Model, a Tyra Banks program. She wed musician John Legend in 2013.
Teigen Early Life:
Teigen was born in Delta, Utah, to Vicki (née Davis), a homemaker, and Ronald Teigen Sr., an electrician. Her father is of Norwegian descent, and her mother is Thai. Teigen’s father worked in mining and construction, frequently moving the family. After living in Hawaii, Idaho, and Snohomish, Washington, the family settled in Huntington Beach, California, when she was a teenager.
Teigen’s father, Ron, is of Norwegian descent, while her mother, Vicki, is Thai. Teigen has one older sister, Tina, and a younger brother, Ryan.Her paternal grandfather was born in Norway and moved to the United States at 25.
Teigen went to school in Huntington Beach and graduated from El Toro High School in 2003. She was discovered at a local Target store while shopping with her mother when she was 16.
Teigen Personal Life:
Teigen met singer John Legend on the set of his music video for “Stereo” in 2007. They became engaged in December 2011 and married in Como, Italy, on September 14, 2013. On April 14, 2016, Teigen announced that she was pregnant with the couple’s first child.
Teigen gave birth to daughter Luna Simone Stephens on April 14, 2016. On November 21, 2017, Teigen announced that she was pregnant with the couple’s second child, son Miles Theodore Stephens was born on May 16, 2018.
The model and TV personality said it was something she had “always known” but never spoken about publicly.
In a tearful Instagram post on Wednesday, she stated, “I’m sorry if this is triggering.”
Teigen, who has two children with singer John Legend, said she had chosen to share her story in light of recent US legislation.
She said: “I have never been more scared or protected. I love you, baby. You are strong and safe and loved.”
Teigen has been outspoken about her experience with pregnancy loss before. In September, she penned an essay for Glamor magazine about her “grief and pain.”
“I am so grateful for our children. But I also understand how it feels to have a child you cannot bring home,” she wrote.
“To carry them, day after day, knowing they will never be on this earth.”
Teigen said she had decided to share her story to help others who had been through similar experiences.
“We all have to make decisions we think are best for our families,” she wrote.
“I know this might not be right for everyone, but it is not my story to keep silent.”
Teigen’s post comes amid a renewed debate about abortion in the US after several states passed restrictive new laws.
Last week, the governor of Alabama approved a law that would ban almost all abortions, including in cases of rape and incest.
Other states, including Georgia and Ohio, have also passed laws that would make it illegal to have an abortion after a certain point in a pregnancy.
The laws are not currently in effect and are expected to face legal challenges.
Teigen is not the only celebrity to speak out about abortion this week.
On Tuesday, actress Busy Philipps testified before the US Congress to support a bill that would codify Roe v Wade, the 1973 Supreme Court ruling that legalized abortion.
Philipps, who had an abortion at 15, said: “This is something that’s happened to so many women in this country.”
“I’m sharing this experience with you since I am also one of those women,” she added.
Teigen Astrology Sign:
Teigen is a Sagittarius. In an interview with Cosmopolitan, she said: “My mom had me believing I was just like her – a workhorse. I’ve had a clear feeling of purpose my entire life.
Teigen Physical stats:
Teigen is 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall. She has size 34DD breasts. She received People magazine’s “Sexiest Woman Alive” title in 2013.
Teigen appeared in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in 2010 and was featured on the cover of the issue in 2014 alongside Nina Agdal and Lily Aldridge. She has also served as a guest judge on Tyra Banks’ show America’s Next Top Model. In 2013, she played Mrs. Claus in the music video for “All I Want for Christmas Is You” by Mariah Carey.
In February 2016, Teigen’s first cookbook, Cravings: Recipes for All the Food You Want to Eat, was released. When it first came out, it debuted at number two on the New York Times Best Seller list, and as of June 2016, it has sold about 100,000 copies.
In 2018, she launched a targeted line of cookware and utensils called Cravings by Chrissy Teigen through Target. The line includes knives, pans, sheets, and spices.
In November 2018, it was announced that Teigen would host her cooking show called Chrissy’s Court. The show, produced by Quibi, will see Teigen acting as a judge in small claims court cases.
In May 2019, it was announced that Teigen would be one of the hosts of Lip Sync Battle Shorties, a spin-off of Lip Sync Battle. The show also features Nick Cannon and JoJo Siwa, which premiered on October 12, 2019.
In September 2019, it was announced that Teigen would launch her food website called Cravings by Chrissy Teigen. The website will feature recipes, cooking tips, and product recommendations.
In November 2019, Teigen was named a judge on the new Netflix baking competition series Sugar Rush.
In January 2020, Teigen launched a home goods line called “By Chrissy Teigen. The line is available at Target and features kitchenware, bedding, and bath products.
In February 2020, it was announced that Teigen would launch her food and lifestyle website called “Chrissy’s Court.” The website will feature recipes, cooking tips, product recommendations, and more. It is set to launch in March 2020.
Teigen In The Media:
Teigen has appeared in several movies and television shows. In 2013, she had a small role in the movie “The Heat,” starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy. SIn 2014, she appeared as a guest judge on an episode of the reality TV show “Project Runway.” She made a guest appearance in 2015 an episode of the TV show “New Girl.”
In 2016, Teigen was the executive producer of the cooking show “Chrissy’s Court,” which aired on the Quibi platform.In 2020, she hosted the cooking competition show “Family Food Fight” on ABC.
Teigen Awards and nominations:
Teigen has won several awards for her work in the modeling industry. In 2013, she was named “Model of the Year” by GQ magazine.] In 2014, she won the “Social Media Queen” award at the People’s Choice Awards.
In 2016, Teigen won the “Icon Award” at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards. She was named one of the “100 Most Influential People” by Time magazine.
In 2018, Teigen won the “Best Twitter Personality” award at the Shorty Awards.
In 2019, Teigen was named one of Forbes magazine’s “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women”.
Teigen is a supporter of several charities and causes. She has served as a judge on Project Runway, with the proceeds of her appearances going to charity. In 2011, she auctioned off a date with herself to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
In 2013, Teigen partnered with Bill Gates and Melinda Gates to launch an “Equals 6ix” campaign to raise awareness of gender equality issues worldwide. In 2014, she participated in a campaign called “A Drop in the Ocean” to raise money for people affected by the Syrian refugee crisis.
In 2015, Teigen donated $20,000 to Lara Yanaros’ GoFundMe page to help her pay for treatment for cancer.
In January 2014, Teigen was accused of racism after she tweeted a photo of herself with a Buddha statue with the caption, “Buddha is like ‘What’d I miss?'”. Later, she regretted the message, claiming it was “totally ignorant” and that she would “never purposefully offend anyone.”
In September 2017, Teigen was criticized for tweets she made about the Las Vegas shooting that left 58 people dead and hundreds injured. She later deleted the tweets and apologized, saying she was “in no way condoning violence.”
In November 2017, Teigen was criticized for tweeting a joke about abortion. She later deleted the tweet and apologized.
In December 2017, Teigen was criticized for tweeting a “tone deaf” joke about the California wildfires that caused hundreds and dozens of individuals to perish of homes destroyed. She later deleted the tweet and apologized.
In May 2018, Teigen was criticized for tweeting a “racist” joke about Japanese people. She later deleted the tweet and apologized.
In November 2018, Teigen was accused of “fat shaming” when she tweeted a photo of herself with the caption “I can’t stop eating. Later, she removed the post and issued an apology, claiming she was “truly sorry.”
Teigen Net Worth:
Teigen has an estimated net worth of $75 million and earns most of her income from modeling and endorsement deals. She was recognized as one of Forbes Magazine”s “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women”.
Teigen Social Media Presence:
Teigen is active on several social media platforms. She has more than 18 million followers on Twitter and over 33 million followers on Instagram. She also has her website, ChrissyTeigen.com, which features recipes, cooking tips, product recommendations, and more.