Nina Brosh

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Nina Brosh
נינה ברוש.jpg
Born Nina Brosh
(1975-11-12) November 12, 1975 (age 40)
Ramat Yishai, Israel
Other names Vic
Modeling information
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Hair color Brown
Eye color Blue
Manager IMG Models
Marilyn (Paris)
Nova (Munich)
Nina Brosh

Nina Brosh (Hebrew: נינה ברוש‎‎, also known as Vic; born November 12, 1975) is an Israeli fashion model.[1][2][3]

During the 1990s, she led campaigns for brands such as Givenchy, Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, Chanel, Dior, DKNY, Bebe and Miu Miu. In the 1990s, she appeared on the covers of magazines such as Vogue and Elle.

Life[edit]

A native of Ramat Yishai, in Northern Israel, she is a great granddaughter of Rabbi Yehuda Leib Maimon on her father's side, while her Jewish mother was born while her family was living in China.[citation needed]

Modelling[edit]

During the 1990s, she led campaigns for brands such as Givenchy, Yves Saint Laurent, Dolce & Gabbana, DKNY, Chanel, Dior, Bebe and Miu Miu, as well as being a successful high-fashion catwalk model. In 1995, Nina was voted the 79th "Most Powerful Person in Fashion" by The Face magazine.[citation needed] Her hourglass figure earned her the accolade "The Body of the Nineties".

Acting[edit]

She starred in Duran Duran's "Femme Fatale" music video. In 1998 she appeared opposite Vincent Gallo in the independent movie Hollywood Salome.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Almagor, Shahar (2008-04-02). "Israeli Beauty / About face - Haaretz Daily Newspaper | Israel News". Haaretz.com. Retrieved 2011-08-09. 
  2. ^ "Calling all Jewish women". Pqasb.pqarchiver.com. Retrieved 2011-08-09. 
  3. ^ "The best and worst of London Fashion Week - News". The Independent. 29 February 1996. Retrieved 2011-08-09. 

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