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Karolina Kurkova


Nicknames: Kinka / KK / Koka Kola

Height: 5'11"

Righty or Lefty: Righty

Birthdate: February 28

Middle Name: Isela

Hometown: Decin, Czech Republic

Current Home: Tribeca, New York City

Siblings: One brother

Interests: Basketball, hiking, painting, travel, acting, yoga, jazz, electronic music

Secret Indulgence: Knicks courtside seats at Madison Square Garden

Discovered: After a friend sent photos of Karolina to an agency in Prague, she landed a runway appearance, commercial and print ad. To gain experience, she traveled to Milan, where an internationally renowned designer promptly signed her to a modeling contract at just 15.

First VS Fashion Show: 2001

Career Highlight: Headlining the 2002 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Runway Essentials: Beauty Rush™ Body Glimmer Swirl Cream and lots of positive energy

VS Faves: "The new Supermodel by Victoria's Secret fragrance is one of a kind. Inspired by the VS Angels. It really blends our personalities. It think it's incredibly glamourous, and, of course, sexy! I also love the new Very Sexy® Wave bra. It's the ultimate push-up bra!"

Model Behavior: In 2006, Karolina received an award from the non-profit organization Women Together for her humanitarian work through organizations such as "The Beautiful Life Fund," "Free Arts NYC" and "Global Youth Action Network."

Sexy Little Tidbits: Karolina became a hoops fan at a young age; her father was a star Czech basketball player. She loves the water, and sailing, surfing and swimming are among her favorite activities. When it comes to heroes, Karolina names her mother and father.


Biography from CBS

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