|Jasmine Tookes Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||February 1, 1991|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Jasmine Tookes is an American model and former Victoria’s Secret Angel. She has also worked with many noted brands and designers including Dolce & Gabbana, Moschino, Stella McCartney, Burberry, Versace, Balmain, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Tom Ford, Prada, Paco Rabanne, Helmut Lang, Louis Vuitton, DSquared2, Jill Stuart, Miu Miu, Yves Saint Laurent, Salvatore Ferragamo, Carolina Herrera, Missoni, Herve Leger, Ralph Lauren, Giambattista Valli, Vera Wang, Jason Wu, Giorgio Armani, Trussardi, Alberta Ferretti, Tory Burch, Philipp Plein, Prabal Gurung, Etro, DKNY, Les Copains, Isabel Marant, Gap, H&M, and Bottega Veneta. The model has also graced the covers of magazines like GQ South Africa, Vogue Spain, Elle Canada, Numéro Russia, L’Officiel Italy, Marie Claire Indonesia, Harper’s Bazaar Singapore, Elle France, Hamptons, Harper’s Bazaar Mexico, Elle USA, Harper’s Bazaar Kazakhstan, Harper’s Bazaar Latin America, Maxim USA, Harper’s Bazaar Vietnam, and French Revue De Modes.
Huntington Beach, California, United States
She divides her time among –
- Huntington Beach, California, United States
- New York City, New York, United States
- Los Angeles, California, United States
Fashion / Runway model
- Father – Sean Tookes
- Mother – Cary (Celebrity Fashion Stylist)
- Siblings – She has a 19 years younger sister who has worked as a child model.
- Others – Luther Tookes (Paternal Grandfather), Vivian Louise Hamptonie (Paternal Grandmother), Ira L. Robinson (Maternal Grandfather), Sharon Jean Johnson (Maternal Grandmother)
Jasmine Tookes is signed to these modeling agencies –
- Mega Models – Miami
- IMG Models – New York
- IMG Models – Paris
- IMG Models – Australia
- IMG Models – London
- IMG Models – Milan
Her net worth has been $10 Million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
52 kg or 115 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Jasmine Tookes has dated –
- Brandon Mychal Smith (2012-2016) – Jasmine dated actor, comedian, singer, and rapper Brandon Mychal Smith from 2012 to 2016.
- Tobias Sorensen (2012-2016) – From 2012 to September 2016, Danish model Tobias Sorensen and Jasmine Tookes were an item.
- Juan David Borrero (2016-Present) – In late 2016, Jasmine commenced dating Snapchat employee Juan David Borrero who at the time was Senior Partnership Manager at Snapchat. The couple announced their engagement in September 2020 and tied the knot on September 4, 2021, at the Iglesia y Convento de San Francisco in Ecuador. In November 2022, Jasmine and Juan revealed that they were expecting their first child together.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of African-American, Kittian, Barbadian, and Guyanese descent on her father’s side and has African-American, English, and Brazilian roots on her mother’s side.
34-24-34 in or 86-61-86 cm
4 (US) or 36 (EU)
8 (US) or 5.5 (UK) or 38.5 (EU)
Best Known For
Walking the ramp and working with brands like Calvin Klein, Miu Miu, Tom Ford, Prada, and Versace.
First Fashion Week
Jasmine debuted with Ready to Wear – Spring / Summer 2009 fashion week where she walked the ramp for Lauren Conrad, and Tulle & Cloth Logic.
First TV Show
On December 3, 2012, episode (titled “Ha’awe Make Loa”) of CBS’s police procedural drama television series Hawaii Five-0, Jasmine Tookes guest appeared (alongside models Behati Prinsloo and Jacquelyn Jablonski) for her role as Monique.
She does yoga regularly to remain fit and this is her favorite exercise as well.
Being a model, she eats a lot. She is a foodie. Jasmine has a fast metabolism, so she does not gain weight even after eating so much.
Jasmine Tookes Favorite Things
- Food – Pasta, pizza, Lobster, crabs
- Cuisine – Italian
- Model – Iman
- Exercise – Yoga
- Holiday Destination – Anguilla
- New York Designer – Phillip Lim
- Beauty Item – Mascara
Source – Vogue.com, NYMag.com
Jasmine Tookes Facts
- She has an interest in photography.
- She used to go with her mom (who is a celebrity stylist) to the shoots and most people used to compliment her and advise her to try as a model. She seriously took their advice and tried modeling. This is how she was discovered.
- She cannot live without mascara.
- If given a chance, she would like to change the way Fashion Week castings are done.
- Mirror, hand sanitizer, and lotion are the things she always keeps in her purse.
- She likes to play volleyball. It is one of her time-pass activities and she used to actively play it throughout her high school time. She had also played softball.
- Her mother is her role model and hero.
- Whenever she is in New York, she always visits Buddakan to have some amazing food.
- If she could meet anyone (dead or alive), she would choose to meet Michael Jackson.
- She started modeling at the age of 15. Her first modeling job was for Abercrombie & Fitch with photographer Bruce Weber.
- She actively performed gymnastics for 10 years in her olden days.
- She appeared in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2012. She was one of the 11 new models selected to appear in their annual fashion show.
- She got the inspiration to step into modeling from veteran model and actress Tyra Banks.
- She was given the status of ‘Victoria’s Secret Angel’ in 2015.
- She got to wear a $3 million Fantasy Bra during Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2016 in Paris.
- In February 2022, Jasmine and Josephine Skriver teamed up for the launch of their new brand, JOJA.