Carolyn Murphy

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Carolyn Murphy
Carolyn Murphy for Love magazine, smiling.jpg
Carolyn Murphy for Love magazine in 2017
Born (1974-08-11) August 11, 1974 (age 47)
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
  • Model
  • actress
Years active1990–present
Spouse(s)
Jake Schroeder
(m. 1999; div. 2002)
Modeling information
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)[1]
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorBlue[1]
AgencyIMG Models (New York, Paris, Milan, London, Sydney)[2][3]

Carolyn Murphy (born August 11, 1974)[4] is an American model and actress.[5]

Career[edit]

In 1998, Murphy was named VH1/Vogue's Model of the Year.[6] She played Dubbie in Barry Levinson's film Liberty Heights.[7] She was one of the 'Modern Muses' on the November 1999 millennium cover of American Vogue[8] and was chosen to represent Calvin Klein's perfume, Contradiction.[9] She was featured on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2005 and 2006.[10]

Murphy has shot campaigns for Missoni, Versace and Tiffany & Co.[6]

In July 2012, Murphy was hired to replace Angela Lindvall as host of Project Runway All Stars on Lifetime, after Rosie Huntington-Whiteley dropped out for a film project.[11] In 2012, Murphy was ninth on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $3.5 million in one year.[12]

Personal life[edit]

As of 2015, Murphy and boyfriend Lincoln Pilcher, practice Transcendental Meditation.[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Portfolio". IMG Models. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved December 26, 2010.
  2. ^ "Carolyn Murphy - IMG Models". Retrieved March 21, 2018.
  3. ^ "Carolyn Murphy - Model". Retrieved March 21, 2018.
  4. ^ "Carolyn Murphy - Videofashion". videofashion. Archived from the original on December 12, 2021. Retrieved December 26, 2010.
  5. ^ ""DC" All on Designerz Central". designerzcentral.com. Archived from the original on August 21, 2016. Retrieved May 5, 2009.
  6. ^ a b "FMD — ads Photos of carolyn murphy". Fashionmodeldirectory.com. Retrieved December 26, 2010.
  7. ^ Rainer, Peter (November 29, 1998). ""Liberty Heights,""Sleepy Hollow," and "The World Is Not Enough"". Nymag.com. Retrieved December 26, 2010.
  8. ^ Lee, Helen (April 11, 2007). "Vogue's 'World's Next Top Models' cover". SassyBella.com. Retrieved April 18, 2011.
  9. ^ "Carolyn Murphy Pictures, Photo Galleries, Bio & Rating". AskMen. August 11, 1975. Archived from the original on December 2, 2010. Retrieved December 26, 2010.
  10. ^ Milligan, Lauren (June 12, 2015). "Carolyn's 20-Year Catwalk Career". Vogue. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  11. ^ "Model drives 'em 'Mad'". New York Post. July 8, 2012. Retrieved September 27, 2012.
  12. ^ Solomon, Brian (June 14, 2012). "The World's Highest Paid Models: Carolyn Murphy". Forbes. Archived from the original on June 17, 2012. Retrieved June 20, 2012.
  13. ^ Whitney, Christine (March 12, 2015). "Fabulous at every age: Carolyn Murphy". Harpers Bazaar. Retrieved March 13, 2015.