Jourdan Dunn whose full name is, Jourdan Sherise Dunn is a supermodel and actress from England. She took birth on August 3, 1990 in Brent, London. However, her mother brought her up in Greenford. She worked as a receptionist. While Growing up, a lot of people would compliment and tell her to join modeling.
However, she would never take it seriously as she wasn't aware of a model's work profile and also because she was immensely conscious and critical of her weight and tall frame. She then started to watch, America's Next Top Model and become interested in the profession. At the age of fifteen, an agent working for Storm Model Management saw her and signed her. A year later she debuted on the international runaway in the New York shows.
On her debut, she walked for designers like Polo Ralph Lauren and Marc Jacobs. Ever since then her career has only bloomed. In the same year, British Vogue featured her on the issue as a rising star while the next year, Style.com named her in the list of top ten newcomers. She became one of the busier models as she got offers to walk for more than seventy designers. What made her stood out from others in her profession were her long legs and distinguished walk.
She practices walking in high heels to maintain her stature. She has campaigned extensively for Victoria's Secret,
, Neiman Marcus, Kate Spade and much more. Jourdan has also graced the covers of American Vogue, The Sunday Times Style, W Magazine, and others.
She has also made an appearance in several editorials. When Jourdan turned eighteen, she became pregnant. She continued to work for six months and returned to runaway after weeks of giving birth to a baby boy. While she was pregnant, Teen Vogue featured her. People criticized it for glorifying teenage pregnancy. She also modeled for the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony. Jourdan has acted in Ab Fab: The Movie, Zoolander 2 and Terminal.
Jourdan has starred in some of Beyonce's songs. According to Forbes, she earned four million dollars and nearly three million dollars in 2014 and 2015 respectively. She is the only black model to have her name featured on that list. She has also been the recipient of several glamorous award shows. Currently, she is hosting Well Dunn, a cooking show on Life+Times, a YouTube channel of