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List of famous models, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top models in the world? This includes the most prominent models, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable models is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic models were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned models.

List people range from Angelina Jolie to Paris Hilton.

From reputable, prominent, and well known models to the lesser known models of today, these are some of the best professionals in the model field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous models ever?" and "What are the names of famous models?" then you're in the right place. (1697 items)
Angelina Jolie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Models
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Angelina Jolie Pitt is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been cited as Hollywood's highest-paid actress. Jolie made her screen debut as a child alongside her father, Jon Voight, ...more

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Age: 41

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Screenwriter, Author, Actor, + more

Credits: Maleficent, Changeling, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Salt

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Halle Berry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Models
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Halle Maria Berry is an American actress and former fashion model. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress in 2002 for her performance in the romantic drama Monster's Ball, becoming the first and, as of 2015, the only woman of color to win an Oscar for a leading role. She was one of the highest ...more

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Age: 50

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Model, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: X-Men: The Last Stand, Cloud Atlas, X-Men 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past

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#75 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#44 on The Best Living American Actresses

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Charlize Theron is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Models
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Charlize Theron is a South African and American actress, producer, and fashion model. She starred in early films in the late 1990s, such as The Devil's Advocate, Mighty Joe Young and The Cider House Rules. Theron received critical acclaim for her portrayal of serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster, ...more

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Age: 41

Birthplace: Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa

Profession: Spokesperson, Film Producer, Model, Actor, Film Director

Credits: Mad Max: Fury Road, Prometheus, Monster, Hancock

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#30 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#54 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#98 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#77 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

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Hayden Panettiere is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Models
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Hayden Leslie Panettiere is an American actress, model, singer, and activist. She is known for her roles as cheerleader Claire Bennet on the NBC series Heroes and Juliette Barnes in the ABC musical drama series Nashville. A native of New York, she first appeared in a commercial at the age of 11 ...more

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Age: 27

Birthplace: Palisades, New York, United States of America

Profession: Model, Actor, Voice acting, Singer

Credits: Racing Stripes, Heroes, A Bug's Life, Nashville

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