|Samantha Gradoville Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10½ in|
|Date of Birth||January 1, 1990|
Samantha Gradoville is an American model who has worked with many noted brands and designers like Giorgio Armani, Elie Saab, Zimmermann, Just Cavalli, Trussardi, Etro, Dolce & Gabbana, Philipp Plein, Ralph Lauren, Versace, DSquared2, Gucci, Oscar de la Renta, H&M, Carolina Herrera, Fendi, Blumarine, Missoni, Emilio Pucci, Chanel, Topshop, Roberto Cavalli, Stella McCartney, Celine, Nicole Miller, Christopher Kane, Moschino, Versus, Phillip Lim, Donna Karan New York, Derek Lam, Altuzarra, Iceberg, Miu Miu, Prada, Max Mara, Dries van Noten, Sonia Rykiel, Louis Vuitton, Nina Ricci, Sportmax, Alberta Ferretti, Rodarte, Jonathan Saunders, Saint Laurent, Zuhair Murad, and Zac Posen. In addition to that, Samantha Gradoville has also been featured in editorials such as L’Officiel Australia, Grazia Italy, Elle Slovenia, L’Officiel Thailand, Elle Arab World, Eyemag, Grazia France, GQ UK, Vogue Taiwan, Vogue Brazil, Vogue Mexico, Lui France, Harper’s Bazaar Japan, Vogue Latin America, Vogue Japan, Harper’s Bazaar Kazakhstan, Numéro Russia, Vogue Spain, L’Officiel Mexico, Harper’s Bazaar Germany, Marie Claire France, Harper’s Bazaar Turkey, Goodwood Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar UK, Harper’s Bazaar Romania, i-D, Numéro China, and Vogue Paris.
Omaha, Nebraska, United States
New York City, New York, United States
Fashion / Runway Model
Samantha Gradoville has been signed to these modeling agencies –
- IMG Models – New York
- IMG Models – Paris
- IMG Models – London
- IMG Models – Milan
- Chic Management – Sydney
- MIKAs Stockholm
- Next Model Management – Los Angeles (Mother Agency)
- Next Model Management – Miami
5 ft 10½ in or 179 cm
55 kg or 121 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Samantha Gradoville has dated –
- Sean O’Pry – She was romantically involved with model Sean O’Pry in the past.
- Marlon Teixeira (2013-2014) – From December 2013 to September 2014, Brazilian model Marlon Teixeira and Samantha dated each other. Marlon is one and a half years younger than her.
- Nicola Wincenc – She has been in a relationship with Nicola Wincenc.
Race / Ethnicity
- Prominent eyebrows
- Wide smile
34-24-34 in or 86-61-86 cm
2 (US) or 34 (EU)
8.5 (US) or 39 (EU) or 6 (UK)
Samantha Gradoville has advertised for brands like American Eagle (print ads), Calvin Klein ‘CK One’ underwear, D&G, David’s Bridal, Jill Stuart, Gas Jeans, iBlues, Iro, Max Mara, Sportmax Code, Vilshenko, and several others.
Best Known For
Her campaigns with Calvin Klein Underwear, Emporio Armani Underwear, La Perla, Gas Jeans, and Max Mara.
First Fashion Show
Samantha Gradoville debuted with Haute Couture – Spring / Summer 2009 fashion show where she walked the ramp for Basil Soda, Christophe Josse, and Zuhair Murad.
Sam was previously active in sports and played a variety of sports. Hence, she is thin since school time. But, now after becoming a model, she does not get time to play sports.
Depending on the availability of time, she sometimes goes for a long walk (hiking) or runs around to the castings. She does light workouts only.
She stays in shape, primarily, by taking care of what she eats. She also takes enough sound sleep to refresh herself.
Samantha Gradoville Favorite Things
- Food – Sweet foods, and her mom’s homemade enchiladas
- Band / Singer – Britney Spears
- Fast Food Restaurant – Taco Bell
- Juice – Jamba Juice
- Designers – Balmain, Gucci, Miu Miu, Prada, Valentino, Versace
- Drink – Chai Tea Latte
- Movie – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Léon: The Professional (1994)
- High Heel Shoes – Miu Miu
- City – Paris
- Book – The Lizard King by Jerry Hopkins
- Music – Oldies
- Jewelry – Silver rings
- Style Icon – Marilyn Monroe, Jim Morrison
Source – SI.com, Pony-Ryder.com, Vogue.it
Samantha Gradoville Facts
- Samantha is friends with models Jac Jagaciak, Karlie Kloss, Vanessa Hegelmaier, and Ylonka Verheul.
- Samantha first signed with Major Management in Paris in 2009.
- She was discovered at the age of 13 when her mother put her in modeling classes.
- She missed the 80s by a matter of hours as she was born on January 1, 1990.
- Whenever she travels, she always carries her swimsuit.
- She is obsessed with shoes and has a large shoe collection. Her shoes are in fact the most expensive items in her closet.
- Her personal style is – “Laid back, generally black, vintage.”
- Samantha once did shooting with elephants in a jungle in Thailand. This, she has named one of the craziest things ever done.
- She was nerdy and studious as a child.
- She always brushes her teeth and washes her face before going to bed.
- Gradoville feels sexiest when she wears high heels.
- She has an English Springer Spaniel named Keely.
- She takes too much time getting ready – more than other girls and her friends.
- She suggests everyone should read the book – Many Lives, Many Masters by Brian L. Weiss.
- Samantha was very active in sports previously. She used to play basketball, volleyball, swimming, softball, etc.
- If she opens a charity, it would work towards the betterment of endangered animals.
- She is an amazing cook, and the best she can make is enchiladas.
- She likes more sweet foods rather than savory ones.
- Her first screen name was Vballchik.
- She always moisturizes her face every morning, before doing any other work.
- She wants to become a certified scuba diver.