Zaira Nara

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Zaira Nara
Born Zaira Tatiana Nara
(1988-08-15) 15 August 1988 (age 28)
Boulogne Sur Mer, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
Occupation Model, TV host
Years active 2008-present
Partner(s) Diego Forlán (2009-2011)
Juan Mónaco (2011-2014)
Jakob Von Plessen (2015-today)
Children 1
Relatives Wanda Nara (sister)
Modeling information
Height 172
Hair color Brown
Eye color Green
Manager Multitalent Agency[1]

Zaira Nara (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsaiɾa ˈnaɾa]; born 15 August 1988 in Boulogne Sur Mer, Argentina) is an Argentine model and TV host, and sister of Wanda Nara. In 2010, according to FHM magazine, she was ranked 47 of the world's sexiest women in 2010.[2]

Zaira Nara has modelled for brands such as Herbal Essences, McDonald's, La Serenísima, Gillette, Pantene and Falabella.[3] She has also been featured in the cover of the Argentine editions of Cosmopolitan and Women's Health.[3]


Zaira Nara began her career as a child model and professionally in adolescence for the agency Dotto Models, but later in 2008 she left Dotto Models to join Chekka Buenos Aires the agency of Mauricio Catarain, in which Zaira won numerous advertising contracts to be the image of prestigious brands of clothing, lingerie and cosmetics.[4] Actually is part of Multitalent Agency. In 2010, Zaira competed as a contestant in the Marcelo Tinelli's show Bailando 2010, being eliminated 9th, and Zaira was the host of La Cocina del Show.[5] In 2011, Zaira won the pink soccer ball and replaced her sister Wanda Nara in Bailando 2011 when the latter left the show because of her pregnancy.[6][7]

Personal life[edit]

On 9 March 2011, after 2 years of love story, Diego Forlán announced on his Twitter page that he and Zaira were engaged to be married: however, in June 2011,[8] Diego Forlán and Zaira Nara announced they were breaking their engagement[8] and she stated «Now what I can say is thank goodness I didn't get married!»[8] after the breakup. Zaira, from October 2011 to November 2014, was dating tennis player Juan Mónaco.





  1. ^ Zaira Nara - Multitalent Agency
  2. ^ "Las 100 mujeres más sexys del mundo 2010" (in Spanish). FHM magazine. Retrieved 2011-08-01. 
  3. ^ a b "Biografía" (in Spanish). Retrieved 7 October 2013. 
  4. ^ "Zaira Nara, la hermosa hermana de Wanda" (in Spanish). 2010-08-19. Retrieved 2011-08-01. 
  5. ^ "Zaira Nara eliminada de Bailando 2010" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2011-08-01. 
  6. ^ "Zaira Nara, ganadora del "Balón Rosa de Oro"" (in Spanish). La Razón. 2011-01-17. Retrieved 2011-08-01. 
  7. ^ "Zaira Nara reemplazará a su hermana Wanda en Bailando 2011" (in Spanish). 2011-07-20. Retrieved 2011-08-01. 
  8. ^ a b c "¿Qué pasó entre Zaira Nara y Diego Forlán?" (in Spanish). La Gaceta. 2011-06-13. Retrieved 2011-08-01.