Adriana Sklenarikova

Adriana Sklenarikova

Born: September 17, 1971
Age: 42
Birthplace: Brezno,
Popularity:
Please login to contact Adriana Sklenarikova...
Email:
Password:
Don't have an account yet?  Join FanPal.com Today!
Biography

Adriana Karembeu (born Sklenaříková, on 17 September 1971) is a Slovak fashion model and actress. She is a former Guinness record holder for the longest legs among female models (at almost 50 inches).

Read more...

Early life

Adriana Sklenaříková was born in Brezno, a town in central Slovakia.

Career

While studying medicine in Prague, Sklenaříková entered and won a modelling contest.

In 1998, she was hired as one of the models for the Wonderbra campaign.

In the United States, she modeled for Victoria's Secret.

In 2008 she participated in Rendez-vous en terre inconnue on France 2.

In 2011 she was a contestant in the first season of the French Dancing with the Stars.

Filmography

  • 2000: Un gars, une fille : Herself (in 1 episode)
  • 2008: Asterix at the Olympic Games : Mrs. Geriatrix (cameo)

Personal life

Sklenaříková met French football player Christian Karembeu on a flight from Paris to Milan in 1998, and they were married in December that year.

On 9 March 2011, in an interview to French magazine Paris Match, Adriana revealed that she's separating from her husband. Adriana stated that the causes for the separation were the couple's constant exposure in the media and their "hectic lifestyle" as well as him being "upset to see photographs of with other men appearing in the press and speculation that had a lover". Christian Karembeu refused questions from the media about the divorce, stating that he would not comment in public about his private life.

Award

  • 2009 Vienna Fashion Award, category Style Icon

[ Source: Wikipedia ]