Irina Shayk, pseudonym Irina Emanzhelinsk (born January 6, 1986)) is a Russian supermodel.
Her status changed to superstar after having an affair with Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo. But this slim model is much more than just a celebrity bride.
She has a slim and attractive body who is 1.78 meters tall and weighs 55 kg. Her perfect body measures 34-24-36 inches for chest, waist and hips respectively. She wears a bra cup size of 33C and a US shoe size of 7. She has blonde hair color with light blue eyes.
Irina Shayk Biography
Irina Shayk is the daughter of a Tartar miner of the Muslim religion, Valery Shaykhlislamov, and a Russian music teacher, Olga; she has an older sister named tat”Jana. She began playing the piano at the age of six, and at nine she enrolled in a music school where she studied for the next seven years.
She was orphaned by her father at the age of fourteen, when he died of complications from pneumonia. Thus begins a period of poverty for the family and despite financial help from her paternal grandmother, Irina’s mother works two jobs and she and her sister help her to cultivate the garden for her subsistence.
After high school, The Two Sisters moved to Chelyabinsk, where Irina began studying marketing at the Economic College, and then she quit after a short while and entered a beautician school where her older sister was already enrolled.
She here she is noticed by a local modeling agency; her in 2004 she participates in a beauty contest, Miss Chelyabinsk, winning it. From 2010 to 2015, she was in a relationship with soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo.
Irina Shayk Career
Irina Shayk (sometimes credited as Sheik) has graced the covers of numerous magazines including Annabelle (May 2005), Woman (July 2005), Jalouse (February 2006), Bolero (June 2005).
The model has also been the testimony of international advertising campaigns for El Corte Inglés, Replay, Lacoste, Martini & Rossi and Triumph; since 2007 she is the face of Intimissimi, since 2008 she is also the face of Guess? . In February 2011, she was one of the protagonists in the video game Need For Speed: The Run from Electronic Arts and the wedding dress brand Pronovias.
In 2007, she made her debut in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, for which she was continuously confirmed until 2016, appearing 10 times in the magazine and making her only the third model to reach 10 appearances. In 2011 she also appeared on the cover of the prestigious magazine.
During 2012 she was a testimonial for Morellato, Agua Bendita, Blanco and in the fall of the same year for the Spanish footwear brand Xti Shoes. She also presented, at home, the fourth edition of the reality show Top Model po-russki. In 2013 she witnesses Alessandro Angelozzi Couture wedding dresses, she is reconfirmed for morellato, Beach Bunny, Xti Shoes and Agua Bandita campaigns, also in March she presents for Givenchy during Paris fashion week.
At the end of the year she is chosen by the Russian magazine Maxim the sexiest woman on the planet. Between 2013 and 2014 she was the face of the Agent Provocateur collection for which she shot a commercial directed by actress Penélope Cruz.
In February 2014 she appears exclusively for the Desigual brand on the occasion of the Barcelona Fashion Week, For the Autumn / Winter collection, and in May she is on the cover of Vogue Spain with her then-boyfriend Cristiano Ronaldo.
In October 2015, she signed a contract with L’Oreal as a new testimonial for the brand, along with Bianca Balti, Doutzen Kroes and other models. In 2016 she is the protagonist of the advertising campaign for Givenchy Jeans, together with the model Chris Moore and is once again a testimony of Intimissimi ,the brand that launched it in 2007.
In November of that same year, she paraded for the first time during the Victoria’s fashion show Secret. The following year he was among the testimonials, along with Vittoria Ceretti and Raquel Zimmermann, for Alberta Ferretti’s Spring/Summer advertising campaign, shot by photographer Steven Meisel, and Blumarine’s Fall/Winter campaign, shot by photographers Luigi & Iango.
In September, Along with model Adriana Lima and singer The Weeknd, he appears on the cover of the US edition of Harper’s Bazaar celebrating the magazine’s 150th anniversary. In 2018 she was chosen, along with model Stella Maxwell, as a testimonial for the Autumn/Winter collection and as designer of a bag, by the French brand The Kooples.
Following year she was a testimonial in Russia for the Marc Jacobs beauty line. In 2020 she is the protagonist of Furla’s Spring/Summer advertising campaigns, photographed by Gianpaolo Sgura, and Max Mara, shot by Steven Meisel and in which she poses alongside her colleagues Joan Smalls, Adriana Lima and Gigi Hadid.
She won Miss Chelyabinsk in 2004 and a year later she already had a job in Paris. Before being the new rookie of Sport Illustrated Swimsuit magazine, she signed a contract with the agency Elite Barcelona. Since then she has participated in several advertising campaigns for Guess, Lacoste and La Perla. For several years she was the image and official ambassador of the Italian brand Intimissimi. She has worked with various brands and is highly sought after by the most renowned designers in Europe.
She played Mila Belova, a character from the 2011 video game Need for Speed: The Run. Later, she was in Hercules, an American action-adventure film, directed by Brett Ratner and starring Dwayne Johnson, Ian McShane, Reece Ritchie, and John Hurt, among others, based on the graphic novel of the same name. Her popularity allowed her to be a part of Yo Tambien theme by Romeo Santos in collaboration with Marc Anthony.
Irina Shayk Philanthropy
Shayk is helping a maternity hospital in his hometown of Yemanzhelinsk. She and her sister helped rebuild the children’s ward at the local hospital, and now Shayk raises money on behalf of a Russian charity, Pomogi-“Help” (Russian: Помоги ), which provides care for sick children. Shayk is Pomogi’s official ambassador to Russia.
She is an ambassador for the New York City Food Bank and the ASPCA.
Irina Shayk Awards And Nominations
-2010 Glamor Spain AwardsBest International Model
Irina Shayk Filmography
-2014 Hercules cinematic debut
Irina Shayk Net Worth
She has been earning a staggering amount from her career as a model and actress. She has posed for different modeling assignments and has been featured on the cover of major magazines. She therefore has an estimated net worth of around $25 million.
You have a verified Instagram account. @Irina Shayk with 15.7 million followers. On Twitter, she uses the verified account. @theirishayk with 638.1k followers. She has a Facebook account in her name with 7.4 million followers.
Irina Shayk Personal Life And Boyfriends
At the moment, she reported having been in a casual relationship with American rapper Kanye West since the spring of 2021, according to Page Six . Furthermore, it was recently rumored that she broke up with the rapper due to his clingy behavior.
However, the model has been in a few relationships before. In the first days of her career, she was linked to the Italian businessman Valerio Morabito and they said they were related to each other.
From 2007-09, she dated Linkin Park drummer Rob Bourdon and had a brief fling with Brazilian model Arthur Sales in 2009 (Feb-Dec). She also made headlines for dating Portuguese soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo.
The duo met in 2010 and soon started dating. But their relationship did not last long and she announced her separation in January 2015. Since the spring of the same year, she started her relationship with Hollywood personality Bradley Cooper.
After two years in 2017, they welcomed their daughter Lea de Seine Shayk Cooper. However, their relationship began to drift apart in 2018. They eventually broke up in 2019 and became parents to their daughter. After her split, she was seen dating art dealer Vito Schnabel in 2020, but she never confirmed their relationship romantically.
According to rumors, he was with several women from different parts of the world. At this moment, she is having a great moment in her sentimental life with the actor, director and singer Bradley Cooper , with whom she had her first daughter, Lea de Seine Shayk Cooper , born in March 2017. The model returned to parade for Intimissimi, the lingerie firm with which she has a contract since 2007 and of which she is the global image.
Shayk kept a pet Labrador named Caesare, after Julius Caesar, and claimed that the dog was fathered by one of the dogs that played the lead in the 2008 film Marley & Me .
She gave Caesare to a friend due to the lack of time he had to take care of him while she modeled and traveled.