Stella Maxwell

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Stella Maxwell
Stella Maxwell as Whiplash.jpg
Maxwell in 2015
Born Stella Maynes Maxwell
(1990-05-15) 15 May 1990 (age 28)
Brussels, Belgium
Occupation Fashion model
Modelling information
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Hair colour Blonde
Eye colour Blue
Agency The Lions (New York, Los Angeles)
Elite Model Management (Paris)[2]

Stella Maynes Maxwell (born 15 May 1990) is a Belgium-born Northern Irish model known for being a Victoria's Secret Angel and the face of Max Factor.

Early life[edit]

Maxwell was born in Brussels, Belgium to Northern Irish parents,[3] Stella Maynes and former Diplomat Maurice Maxwell.[4][5] She has three older siblings. Maxwell was raised in Belgium until she was 13 years old,[6] where she attended the European School, Woluwe. She then moved with her family to Canberra, Australia,[6] where they stayed for one year[7] before moving to Wellington, New Zealand when she was 14.[6] She attended Queen Margaret College and the University of Otago, where she was discovered as a model.[6]


She walked the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2014[8][9] where she was credited. She has been a Victoria's Secret Angel since 2015.[10][11]

In 2016, Maxwell was voted No. 1 in 2016 Maxim's "Hot 100 List".[12]

Personal life[edit]

Maxwell splits her time between Los Angeles and New York City.[13]

Since late 2016, she has been in a relationship with American actress Kristen Stewart.[14]


  1. ^ "Stella Maxwell". Fashion Model Directory. Archived from the original on July 30, 2015. Retrieved March 28, 2017.
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  3. ^ Britt McCamey (September 26, 2015). "Meet:Stella Maxwell". Oyster. Archived from the original on September 15, 2015. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  4. ^ London, Bianca (30 April 2015). "She is the daughter of a diplomat who counts Miley Cyrus as a close pal and her favourite pastime is playing scrabble: Meet Stella Maxwell... Victoria's Secret's ONLY British Angel". Daily Mail. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  5. ^ Bianca London (December 2015). "Meet Stella Maxwell, Victoria's Secret Only British Angel".
  6. ^ a b c d Lucy Buckland (June 20, 2015). "Who is Stella Maxwell?". Daily Mirror. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  7. ^ "All about the 10 new Victoria's Secret Angels of 2015". Vogue Australia. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  8. ^ Julia Frank (November 6, 2014). "These are the models confirmed for the 2014 Victoria's Secret show". Vogue Australia. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  9. ^ Liana Satenstein (December 1, 2014). "Meet 7 New Faces of the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show". Vogue. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  10. ^ Jonathan Borge (April 28, 2015). "Victoria's Secret Adds 10 New Angels to Its All-Star Roster". InStyle. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  11. ^ Scarlett Kilcooley-O'Halloran (April 28, 2015). "Victoria's Secret Announces 10 New Angels". Vogue UK. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  12. ^ "Stella Maxwell Tops Maxim Hot 100".
  13. ^ Natasha Stagg. "Stella Maxwell Cleans Up". V. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  14. ^ Marquina, Sierra. "Kristen Stewart and Stella Maxwell Hold Hands, Go on Theme Park Date — See the Pic". Usmagazine.

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