Who is Devon Aoki married to? Her Bio, Career, Net worth, Personal life, Early life, Facts
Who is Devon Aoki?
Devon Aoki is a famous name in the world of fashion modeling is an inspiration for many of those females who want to develop their career in modeling. She is an American actress and fashion model who came to fame because of her very unique and distinguishable features.
How did Devon Aoki start her Career?
Devon started her modeling career in the year 1995 when she was just 13. The same year her grandmother introduced her to modeling legend Kate Moss. On February 1997 she made her runway debut. Following her debut, she walked for brands including Balenciaga, Comme des Garcons, and channel. With her talent and hard work, Aoki replaced Naomi Campbell as the face of Versace in 1998 when she was just 16 years old. She has worked for several designers like Versace, Chanel, Jean Paul Gaultier, Celine, and Marc Jacobs. Along with it, she has been featured in advertising campaigns for Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Kenzo, Hugo Boss, etc. On 1999, she featured on the cover of Interview alongside Kate Moss. On May 2001, she appeared on the cover of 'Japanese Vogue' and also became the face of Moschino Jeans in the same year.
As an actress, she appeared in the movie 2 Fast 2 Furious in the year 2003 (as Suki). She has also appeared in the movies Sin City, Dead or Alive, War and Mutant Chronicles. She was cast as Tatsu Yamashiro in Arrow season 3 but was later replaced by Rila Fukushima due to a scheduling conflict. In September 2007, she designed a line of jeans for Levi’s Asian market called +D. In 2017, she returned to the runway for Moschino’s fashion show. She is now the face of Lancome and one of the highest earning Women at her agency. Despite being only 5.5 feet (1.65m) height, she established herself as a successful model which is inspiring for many others. She proved that if you have the aim to be a successful model then height won’t matter your path.
What is the net worth of Devon Aoki?
Devon is one of the richest models and her net worth is estimated recently at $20 million. She purchased the house property of $1,889,000 located in Benedict Canyon Road, Beverly Hills, CA in January 2007.
Who is in the personal life of Devon Aoki?
She got engaged to her longtime boyfriend, James Bailey in 2011. However, marriage is strongly waiting for this strongly bonded couple and the word divorce is still invalid in the life of Devon. The couple has two daughters Alessandra Linville Bailey, Eleanor and a son James Hunter Bailey, Jr. Before the relationship with Bailey, this gorgeous model was once found dating Damon Dash and also reported to have dated Rick Salomon (1997-1999), Lenny Kravitz (2001) and Joseph Gordon Levitt.
How did Devon Aoki spend her early life?
Devon was born on August 10, 1982, in New York City, New York, USA but she was raised in California. Her birth name is Devon Edwenna Aoki. She has a height of 1.65m (5.5feet). Devon is of Japanese (from her father) and German and English (from her mother) ancestry. Devon earned her high school education from The American School in London.
Knowing about her parents, Devon’s father, Hiroaki Aoki, was a former Olympic Wrestler and the founder of Benihana. Her mother, Pamela Hilberger, was a jewelry designer. She also has six siblings Steve Aoki, Kevin Aoki, Kyle N. Aoki, Jenifer Crumb, Kana Grace Nootenboom, and Echo V. Aoki.
Facts about Devon Aoki
- She began her modeling from the shows Jeremy Scott and Chanel when she was just 13.
- Became the face of Versace in 1998.
- Had never driven a car and did not have a driver's license when casting in 2 Fast 2 Furious.
- Posed for Leslie Kee's photobook of Asian celebrities in 2006, which was dedicated to the victims of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami.
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