Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthSeptember 22, 1980
SpouseMurilo Rosa
MarkBrunette hair
FactSpokesperson for Rock & Republic jeans brand

Fernanda Tavares (born October 22, 1980) is a Brazilian supermodel. Tavares was born in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, to a family of Portuguese descent. She has two sisters, Fabiana and Fernanda. Tavares began her modeling career at the age of 14, when she was discovered by a local agency. She soon moved to São Paulo, where she signed with Elite Model Management.

Tavares has appeared on the covers of Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, and Marie Claire, among others. She has also appeared in campaigns for Givenchy, Dolce & Gabbana, Escada, Oscar de la Renta, Valentino, and Gucci.

In 2002, Tavares was named one of the “50 Most Beautiful People” by People magazine.

Tavares is married to French businessman Olivier Martinez. The couple have two sons together: Marcel (born 2009) and Pierre (born 2010).

General Info

Date Of BirthSeptember 22, 1980
Height1.78 m
ProfessionFashion Model, Supermodel


SpouseMurilo Rosa
ChildrenLucas Rosa, Artur Rosa
ParentsCheilha Correia, Fernando Tavares


MoviesSports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition: 2003

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#Marks / Signs
1Brunette hair


1Second child, with Murilo Rosa, a boy named Artur, was born on November 1st 2012 in Rio de Janeiro.
2Mother with Murilo Rosa of a boy named Lucas, born on October 23th 2007, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
3Her husband is actor Murilo Rosa.
4She was selected to be a Victoria's Secret model, and was one of the models at the renowned 2000 fashion show in Cannes, along with fellow models Alessandra Ambrosio, Adriana Lima, Gisele Bundchen, Carmen Kass and Angela Lindvall. She also modeled for the company's Swimsuit Edition catalog in 2000.
5Has worked for top fashion designers, such as: Chanel, Emanuel Ungaro, Herve Leger, Gianni Versace, Blumarine, Chloe, Christian Lacroix, Missoni, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo, Valentino, John Galliano, Sonia Rykiel, Kenzo, Yohji Yamamoto, Stella McCartney
6Appeared in several different fashion campaigns, for brands such as: Atelier Versace, Chloe, Giorgio Armani, Louis Vuitton, Mano, Nine West, Elite, Zoomp, Ralph Lauren and Gap Jeans.
7Most notable for her extensive work in Victoria's Secret
8Spokesperson for Rock & Republic jeans brand
9Spokesperson for the anti-fur campaign
10Spokesperson for L'Oreal
11Was chosen as one of the six sexiest women of the century by Cosmopolitan magazine (2001)
12Is of Portuguese-Brazilian heritage
13One of the world's top fashion models.
14Her father is a singer
15Spokesperson for Guerlain
16Spokesperson for anti-fur advertisements for animal rights group PETA
17Owns the fanciest penthouse of her native town, estimated value a million dollars. She also owns apartments in São Paulo and one in New York where she spends most of her time.
18Brazilian magazine "IstoéGente" named her the fourth best paid model in Brazil (2005), with earnings of 2 million dollars a year.
19In addition to her native Portuguese she also learned to speak English, French, and Italian.
20Is good friends with Gisele Bundchen
21Has a contract with L'Oreal.
22She was a VJ in MTV Brazil.
23Lives in New York, where she works as a model.




Desafio da Beleza2012TV Series
Gomez vs. Tavarès2007Francesca


Fantástico2015TV Series documentaryHerself
Altas Horas2008-2013TV SeriesHerself
Estrelas2012TV SeriesHerself
Criança Esperança2011TV MovieHerself
Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit 20072007TV MovieHerself
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2005TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2003TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
Miss Universe Pageant2003TV SpecialHerself - Judge
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2002TV Movie documentaryHerself - Model
MTV Video Music Brasil 20022002TV MovieHerself - Presenter
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show2001TV SpecialHerself
Superbonita2000TV SeriesHerself - Guest Host (2009) / Guest (2010)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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