Barbie, Barbellas, Barbellos
Palvin attended Szinyei Merse Pal High School, Budapest. She was discovered at the age of 13. Hence, didn’t study further.
- Father – Unknown
- Mother – Unknown
- Siblings – Anita Palvin (Sister)
Fashion / Runway Model
Her talent agencies are –
- Ace Models
- Tempo Models
- IMG Models – New York
- IMG Models – Paris
- IMG Models – London
- IMG Models – Milan
- UNO Models – Barcelona & Madrid
- IMG Models – Sydney
5 ft 7¾ in or 172 cm
55 kg or 121 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
- Kristof Somfai (2010) – He is a Hungarian student who is dating this model. They started dating in 2010. Their relationship status was confirmed by www.femina.hu.
- Justin Bieber (2012) – It was a RUMOR that Palvin is dating Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber in 2012.
- Leonardo DiCaprio (2013) – RUMOR
- Niall Horan (2013-2014) – Irish singer and One Direction’s Niall Horan is RUMORed to be dating the gorgeous Victoria’s Secret model Barbara Palvin since November 26, 2013. They were spotted on a movie date when they went to Everyman Cinema in North London to watch The Hunger Games: Catching Fire. They moved out separately to avoid being spotted. The duo split in March 2014.
- Ed Sheeran (2015) – RUMOR
- Lewis Hamilton (2016) – In May 2016, she was RUMORed to have had an encounter with English Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton.
Race / Ethnicity
Barbara’s lips are her trademark.
34-23-35 in or 87-58-89 cm
4 (US) or 34 (EU)
7.5 (US) or 38 (EU) or 5 (UK)
Palvin walked the ramp and advertised for Armani Exchange, Calvin Klein ‘Forbidden Euphoria’ fragrance, Calzedonia, Chanel, Decious, H&M Authentic Collection, Jazmin Chebar, L’oreal, New Yorker, Spick and Span Noble.
Best Known For
She is ranked #40 on Top Models list by models.com.
Barbara appeared in the 2014 American adventure film Hercules for her role as Antimache.
First TV Show
Barbara’s debut TV appearance was via Ready to wear – Autumn / Winter 2010 fashion show in which she walked the runway for Cacharel, Damir Doma, Giles, Loewe, Louis Vuitton, Miu Miu, Nina Ricci, Pedro Lourenco, and Prada.
There is not any trainer for her now. When she appeared on VS fashion show in 2012, she was asked about her workout routine by Shape magazine and she replied with
“This is the first time, I’m doing the Victoria’s Secret show, so I was really working out my body. I was doing Pilates, and yoga and all those stuff.”
Barbara Palvin Favorite Things
Source – Wikipedia
Barbara Palvin Trivia
- She indulged herself into singing and soccer at an early age, as these were her favorite hobbies.
- Barbara was discovered at the streets of Budapest at the age of 13.
- She has one sister, named Anita Palvin.
- She has also appeared in Victoria’s Secret fashion show in 2012.
- She has appeared on the covers of various magazines around the world such as Elle Argentina in April 2012, L’Officiel France, Rabat Spain, Vogue Girl Korea, Glamour Hungary, etc.
- Russian model Natalia Vodianova and Barbara are frequently compared.
- Models.com ranked her at #23 in Money Girls list in 2013.
- She became the ambassador for L’Oreal Paris in February 2012.
- Follow her on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook Fan Page.