Nina Agdal

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Nina Agdal
Nina Agdal crop.jpg
Agdal in 2015
Born Nina Brohus Agdal
(1992-03-26) 26 March 1992 (age 25)
Modeling information
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Hair color Light brown
Eye color Green / grey[1]
Manager IMG Models

Nina Agdal (born 26 March 1992) is a Danish model.

Early life[edit]

Nina Brohus Agdal[2] was born 26 March 1992 in Denmark,[1] where she grew up in the town of Hillerød.[3]


Agdal was discovered while on a street in her home town. Having no modeling experience, she entered the Elite Model Look competition. She did not win, but did then sign with Elite Models Copenhagen and continued school until she was 18. After graduation, she moved to the United States, after which her modeling career blossomed.[4][5][6] She has modeled for Billabong, Victoria's Secret, Adore Me, Bebe Stores and Calzedonia.[7][8] She has also been in fashion editorials for Vogue Mexico, Elle, Cosmopolitan and CR fashion book by Carine Roitfeld.[9] In 2012, she made her first appearance in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and was subsequently named the issue's "Rookie of the Year". She also appeared on the cover of Maxim magazine for its' March Issue in 2017.[10][11] In 2014, she appeared on the 50th anniversary cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue with Chrissy Teigen and Lily Aldridge.[12] which she regards as the "highlight" of her modeling career.[4]

Agdal appeared in a 2013 Super Bowl television commercial for Carl's Jr./Hardee's, following in the footsteps of Kim Kardashian, Padma Lakshmi, Paris Hilton, and fellow Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model Kate Upton.[10]

In August 2016 she signed with IMG Models.[5]

Personal life[edit]

Nina Agdal dated British singer Max George from 2013 to February 2014.[13][14][15][16][17]

Agdal lives in Miami, Florida.[18]



  1. ^ a b c "Nina Agdal". Fashion Model Directory. Archived from the original on March 17, 2016. Retrieved May 18, 2017. 
  2. ^ "SI Swimsuit Hotties Bare All About Being Cover Models". AOL/YouTube. 7 March 2014. Retrieved 14 April 2017.
  3. ^ Tamburro, Paul (3 February 2017). "Meet Your New Favorite Woman on the Internet". CraveOnline.
  4. ^ a b Sadick, Sydney (7 August 2015). "Nina Agdal’s Supermodel Moves At SLT". The Daily Front Row.
  5. ^ a b White, Chelsea (19 August 2016). "He sure knows how to pick 'em! Leonardo DiCaprio's love Nina Agdal joins the style superstar ranks as she is signed to top agency IMG Models". Daily Mail.
  6. ^ "The Rookies Class Of 2012". Sports Illustrated. 17 February 2012. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  7. ^ "Nina Agdal she grew up in Hillerød, Denmark, and has modeled for Billabong, Victoria's Secret, Bebe Stores and Calzedonia - Hot Fitness Girl". Hot Fitness Girl. 2016-12-13. Retrieved 2017-01-18. 
  8. ^ Hendrix, Kelsey. "Nina Agdal is the new face of Adore Me Swimwear". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved 8 August 2016. 
  9. ^ Luciani, Jene (11 October 2012). "Bikini Body Secrets from Sport's Illustrated Model Nina Agdal". Shape. Fit & Famous (blog). Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  10. ^ a b Murphy, Meaghan (1 February 2013). "Nina Agdal follows Kate Upton as Carl's Jr., spokesmodel, lands Super Bowl commercial". Fox News. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  11. ^ "Carl's Jr. Releases New Charbroiled Atlantic Cod Fish Sandwich, With Swimsuit Model Nina Agdal (VIDEO)". The Huffington Post. 29 January 2013. Retrieved 1 February 2013. 
  12. ^ Ward, Michelle (13 February 2014). "Lily Aldridge, Chrissy Teigen & Nina Agdal Grace Sports Illustrated's 50th Anniversary Swimsuit Issue!". People. Retrieved 14 February 2014. 
  13. ^ "The Wanted's Max Confirms Nina Agdal Romance". MTV. 23 October 2013.
  14. ^ "The Wanted's Max George 'Splits From Nina Agdal'". MTV. 9 February 2014.
  15. ^ Toomey, Alyssa (30 October 2013). "The Wanted's Max George Gushes Over Girlfriend Nina Agdal: 'She's Just a Mate and...She's Absolutely Stunning'". E! Online.
  16. ^ Guglielmi, Jodi (15 July 2016). "It's On! Leonardo DiCaprio Spotted Kissing Model Nina Agdal During Beach Day". People.
  17. ^ Hood, Micaela (14 June 2016). "Leonardo DiCaprio and supermodel Nina Agdal vacation together in the Hamptons". Daily News (New York).
  18. ^ "Nina Agdal". CraveOnline. Retrieved 14 April 2017.

External links[edit]

External image
Agdal's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover from 2014