NAME: Rebecca Romijn-Stamos (Romijn is pronounced "row-main," like the lettuce.) |
WEIGHT: 126 lbs
BORN: November 6, 1972 in Berkeley, California.
DISCOVERED: While attending University in Santa Cruz, CA in
1995, majoring in music and struggling to pay bills, Rebecca signed up
with a San Francisco modeling agency. Two months later she found
herself on the runway in Paris. Rebecca then quit school to pursue
modeling. She landed a Miller Light fantasy-girl spot and by fall she
had modeling contracts with Escada and Christian Dior as the body
flaunting their haute couture and sport lines. Rebecca got another big
break in 1996 when she began modeling for Victoria's Secret.
AGENCY: New York-Next
RÉSUMÉ: Rebecca models for Tommy Hilfiger, Sports Illustrated,
Victoria's Secret, Escada and Christian Dior. In Feb 1997, Rebecca
appeared on the now infamous cover of GQ with Dennis Rodman (she wore
bikini bottoms and Dennis Rodman had his hand's on her chest.)
Rebecca hosted MTV's House of Style, appeared in Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me and an episode of Friends as Ross' girlfriend. She appeared as David Spade's love interest on Just Shoot Me, playing a model. In 1998, she had a role in the TV movie Hefner: Unauthorized, as Hef's former Playmate wife--a model. She went blue as Mystique in X-Men, where she was nude but covered in body paint--she had one line.
KNOWN FOR: Her curvacious body in the sexy Sports Illustrated and Victoria's Secret photos.
HOME: Malibu, California where she lives with her husband.
SWEETIE: Had a 10 year relationship with and was married to
actor John Stamos. John and Rebecca met in 1994 at a Victoria's Secret
fashion show and began dating two months later. They married in
September 1998 and broke up in June 2004.
Images of Rebecca Romijn-Stamos are
copyright © left to right: British Vogue magazine, Cosmopolitan
magazine and Sports Illustrated