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Adriana Lima Net Worth

Adriana Lima Net Worth is
$65 Million

Adriana Lima's salary
$11 Million Per Year

Adriana Lima Bio/Wiki 2017

Lima is among the very identifiable Victoria’s Secret “Angels” of all time. Although she entered and won several beauty pageants while still a young kid, Lima said she never contemplated being a model until she entered the Ford “Supermodel of Brazil” model investigation and won the contest at 13. Shortly later she entered the Ford “Supermodel of the World” competition and finished runner up. At 16, Lima moved to New York to pursue an expert modeling career and would later sign with powerhouse Elite Model Management.

Adriana Lima Net Worth $65 Million

Since then she’s been omnipresent with the brand and was a part of the “Angels Across America” tour in 2004, where she joined a number of the all time modeling greats like Tyra Banks, Heidi Klum and Gisele Bundchen. Aside from Victoria’s Secret, her first important effort was for Anna Molinari’s clothing line and she got widespread acknowledgement shortly later modeling for Speculation in 2000. Victoria’s would begin appearing regularly in the catwalk, including for Vera Wang, Giorgio Armani and Valentino. Victoria’s procured work as a Maybelline spokesmodel from 2003 to 2009, consistently exposing her to global audiences and she’s graced just about every vogue magazine cover in the world.

Lima’s attractiveness, nevertheless, would go far beyond print and Victoria’s has been featured on numerous television spots, including Victoria’s Secret Super Bowl XLII advertising, that was the most well-known advertisement of the event. A couple of years later, Victoria’s became about the sole celeb to star in two Super Bowl advertisements through the match. Victoria’s has gone to take several small playing parts, including in the situation comedies How I Met Your Mother in 2007 and The Crazy Ones in 2013. Lima wed former NBA player Marko Jaric in 2009 as well as the couple has two daughters.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameAdriana Lima
Date Of BirthJune 12, 1981
Height1.78 m
ProfessionPromotional model, Actor, Fashion Model, Supermodel
SpouseMarko Jarić
ChildrenSienna Lima Jaric, Valentina Lima Jaric
ParentsMaria da Graça Lima, Nelson Torres
MoviesThe Hire: The Follow
TV ShowsGuys Choice, Pista Dupla, The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Interesting Facts

1Attended the closing ceremony of 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and was one of the few people to touch the World Cup trophy, only FIFA World Cup champions and heads of state are allowed to touch the trophy, but Germany's midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger let Adriana hold the trophy, she took a picture and published it on her official Instagram. [July 13, 2014].
2Have worn Victoria's Secret famous million dollar 'Fantasy Bra' three times: in 2008 ("The Black Diamond" - $5 million), in 2010 ("The Bombshell" - $2 million) and in 2014 ("The Dream Angels" - $2 million) alongside Alessandra Ambrosio, it was the first time that the fashion show had two models wearing the Fantasy Bra. Adriana is tied with Heidi Klum as the models who have worn the bra the most.
3Appeared in 3 of of the most watched Super Bowl commercials of all time.
4Ranked #2 on Forbes 'The World's Highest-Paid Models' list [2014].
5Is the longest-running Angel in the history of Victoria's Secret, first posing for them in 2000.
6(May 2, 2014) Separated from her husband of 5 years Marko Jaric.
7Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 31, a daughter Sienna Lima Jaric on September 12, 2012. Child's father is her now estranged husband, Marko Jaric.
8Gave birth to her 1st child at age 28, a daughter Valentina Lima Jaric on November 15, 2009. Child's father is her now estranged husband, Marko Jaric.
9Voted #71 on Ask men's Top 99 'most desirable' woman of 2012 list.
10Second cousin of Kathleen Mackey.
11Ranked #8 in the 2010 FHM UK list of "100 Sexiest Women in the World".
12Ranked #14 in the 2011 FHM list of "100 Sexiest Women in the World".
13Married Serbian basketball player, Marko Jaric in a private ceremony in 2009.
14Applied for Serbian citizenship in 2009.
15[2010] Represented in New York City and Paris by Marilyn Agency.
16According to, Lima secretly married NBA player Marko Jaric in Jackson Hole, Wyoming on Valentine's Day, 2009.
17She lists West Side Story (1961) and Central Station (1998) (aka "Central Station") among her favorite movies.
18Ranked #53 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
19Her father, Nelson Torres, abandoned his wife and Adriana when she was 6 months old.
20She was raised by her mother, Maria da Graça Lima (social worker).
21She's the second best paid Brazilian model. The first is Gisele Bündchen.
22Named #27 in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006" supplement. (2006).
23Named #39 in FHM's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005" special supplement. (2005)
24Ranked and Voted #4 by's Top 99 Most Desirable Women of 2006
25She has helped financially and worked with orphaned children in Brazil for several years.
26Ranked #1 on's 99 Most Desirable Women (2005).
27Her favorite musician is Lenny Kravitz. She has also appeared in one of his music videos, "Yesterday Is Gone".
28Chosen as the most desirable woman by, leaving behind such starts as Angelina Jolie (#9), Halle Berry (#10), Monica Bellucci (#2) and Charlize Theron (#3). [2005]
29A favorite model of photographer Ellen Von Unwerth, she appears prominently in Von Unwerth's 1998 book "Wicked."
30One of the world's top fashion models.
31Ranked #75 on's Most Desirable Women (2003).
32Ranked #33 on's Most Desirable Women (2002).
33Ranked #1 on's Most Desirable Women (2004).
34Ethnicity is Native-Brazilian, African-Brazilian, Portuguese, Swiss, Japanese and Caribbean.
35Ranked #57 in Maxim's Hot 100 2003, ahead of Naomi Watts and behind Salma Hayek.
36Spokesmodel of Victoria's Secret.
37Spokesmodel of Guess?.


1Striking blue eyes
2Tall stature
3Mole on her chin


1Sex is for after marriage. They [men] have to respect that this is my choice. If there's no respect, that means they don't want me.
2I want to be a child doctor. A do you call it, pediatrician? Do I like kids? No, not really.
3Fashion is about good energy. It's about feelings. That's what I have to give the people, good energy and good feelings.
4Modeling is a tough job, your co-workers are your rivals, it really puts a damper on your perspective of other girls.




Ocean's Eight2018post-production
The New York Fashion Week 20152015TV Series
The Follow2001ShortWife
Pista Dupla1996TV Series


Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2015TV Movie attached


The Doctors2017TV SeriesHerself
Walking2017Documentary shortHerself / Model
The Wendy Williams Show2016TV SeriesHerself
Today2009-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2016TV MovieHerself
Entertainment Tonight2008-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Victoria's Secret
The Insider2016TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood2009-2016TV SeriesHerself
Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2016TV SeriesHerself
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2015TV MovieHerself
The Victoria's Secret Swim Special2015TV SpecialHerself
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2014TV MovieHerself
Fox and Friends2014TV SeriesHerself - Victoria's Secret Supermodel
E! News2014TV SeriesHerself
FNL's Model Monday2014TV SeriesHerself
Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2013TV SpecialHerself - Model (as Adriana)
The Crazy Ones2013TV SeriesHerself
Fashion News Live2013TV SeriesHerself
Wonderview2013TV SeriesHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2012TV MovieHerself
Big Morning Buzz Live2012TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials 20122012TV MovieHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2011TV SpecialHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2010TV SpecialHerself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2008-2009TV SeriesHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2008TV SpecialHerself
Le grand journal de Canal+2008TV Series documentaryHerself
Ugly Betty2008TV SeriesHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2007TV SpecialHerself - Model
How I Met Your Mother2007TV SeriesHerself
Guys Choice2007TV MovieHerself - Hottest Girl on the Planet Award Winner
Videofashion! News2006TV Series documentaryHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2006TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
Forbes Celebrity 100: Who Made Bank?2006TV MovieHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2005TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
The Fabulous Life of2005TV Series documentaryHerself / #5
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2004TV SeriesHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2003TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2002TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2001TV SpecialHerself - Model

Archive Footage

Extra2017TV SeriesHerself
The Insider2014TV SeriesHerself - Victoria's Secret
The Tyra Banks Show2005TV SeriesHerself

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