Born – May 16, 1989
Grootfontein, South-West Africa
Height – 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Hair color - Light Brown
Eye color - Hazel
Measurements – 32-24-35 (US)
Dress size - 6 (US)
Manager – Storm Models
D Management Group
Behati Prinsloo (born 16 May 1989) is a Namibian model. In 2008, she became the face of the Victoria’s Secret sub-brand Pink and moved on to become a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2009.
Prinsloo was born in Grootfontein, Namibia, where her father is a minister and her mother runs a bed and breakfast.
While on holiday in Cape Town, South Africa, at the age of 16, Prinsloo was discovered by model scout Sarah Doukas.
Prinsloo has walked in fashion shows for Chanel, Prada, and Miu Miu. She has been on the covers of Vogue, The Daily Telegraph magazine, Italy’s Muse, Russian Vogue, French, Swedish & Italian Elle, and American Velvet. Her ad campaigns include Adore, Aquascutum, Chanel, H&M, Hugo Boss, Kurt Geiger, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Max Studio, Nina Ricci, Tommy Hilfiger, Gap, DKNY Jeans and Nine West as well as a Vogue Italia editorial.
On her resume are appearances in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. In 2009, Prinsloo was made a Victoria’s Secret Angel. She has been doing print work for the company as the face for their sub-brand “Pink”. Prinsloo ranked 14th on ‘The Top Sexiest Models’ list by models.com.
She was announced as the face of Australian swimwear brand Seafolly for summer 2012.
She played the rich girl in the “Rich Girls” music video by The Virgins.
The night before the 4 December 2012 airing of the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, Prinsloo and fellow Victoria’s Secret models Jacquelyn Jablonski and Jasmine Tookes guest starred on the 3 December “Ha’awe Make Loa” episode of CBS’ Hawaii Five-0 playing themselves.