Kate Upton (born June 10, 1992) is an American Actress and Model from St. Joseph, Michigan. She started her modeling career at the age of 15 and signed with Elite Model Management. Furthermore, the 26-year-old model also signed with IMG Models. Her real birth name is Katherine Elizabeth Upton.
She was the face of the brand named Guess in the 2010-11 issue. Moreover, Upton also appeared in the Swimsuit Issue of Sports Illustrated of the same year. The model modeled as the Rookie of the Year.
Kate worked in various Fashion and Sports Magazines including Complex and Esquire as “The Woman of the Summer”. In addition, she also starred in the film “The Other Woman” as a leading actress alongside Leslie Mann, Cameron Diaz, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau.
On November 7, 2018, Kate gave birth to her baby. She and her husband “Justin Verlander” welcomed their daughter Genevieve Upton Verlander together. Upton announced that they were expecting a child in July 2018. Moreover, the couple even posted some glimpses of their daughter on Instagram.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The model was born on 10th June 1992 in St. Joseph, Michigan, United States. Therefore, Kate Upton’s age is 26 years old, as of 2018. Her mother “Shelley Upton” was a Former Texas state champion. Kate’s father “Jeff Upton” worked as a high school athletics director.
Furthermore, at the age of 7, her family moved to Florida with her. Later, Katherine attended Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy. During high school, she was an equestrian and competed at national level in competitions.
Moreover, she won the Western Riding and ranked amongst the top five in Horsemanship and Western Pleasure in 2009. Her horse name was “Zipped”.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Children
In 2011, Katherine started her relationship with boyfriend Mark Sanchez (football Player). She also rumored to be dating Sean Combs aka Diddy (American rapper and record producer).
Furthermore, in June 2013, Kate also had a brief affair with the Blake Griffin. Later, she dated Maksim Chmerkovskiy (Ukrainian dancer). The model dated and tied the knot with Justin Verlander. He is an American professional baseball pitcher with the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball.
Moreover, the couple first met while filming MLB 2012 commercial. On November 4, 2017, Justin and Kate got married in Tuscany, Italy in a private ceremony. They have a daughter named Genevieve Upton Verlander.
|Full Birth Name||Katherine Elizabeth Upton.|
|Age||Twenty-six (26) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||10th June 1992.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||St. Joseph, Michigan, United States.|
|Current Residence||New York, USA.|
|Famous for||Recently gave birth to her first child.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 62 Kg.
Pounds: 136 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||39-28-36.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.5.|
|Parents||Father: Jeff Upton.
|Famous Relatives||Not Known|
|Gina Mckee Husband & Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Mark Sanchez.
2. Sean Combs.
3. Blake Griffin.
4. Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
|Boyfriend||Name not Available.|
|Husband/Spouse Name||Justin Verlander.|
|Daughter||Genevieve Upton Verlander.|
|School||Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy.|
|College/ University||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Gosling.
Actress: Kristen Stewart.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Reading, Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Food.|
|Net Asset||Approx. $20 million USD (As of 2018).|
|Salary Per Episode||Will Update.|
|Debut Movie||2011 film Tower Heist as Mr. Hightower’s Mistress.|
|Television Debut||Comedy Central series Tosh.0 as herself.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Kate Upton (Model)
- She first modeled for the clothing brand Dooney & Bourke and Garage.
- Her uncle “Fred Upton” is a United States Representative.
- Furthermore, Kate took participated in the American Paint Horse Association (APHA).
- She also won three Reserve World Championships with her horse Roanie Pony.
- The 26-year-old model has 6+ million followers on Instagram.
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- Kate’s height is around 5 Feet 10 Inches (178 centimeters).
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Kate Upton is $20 million US Dollar.
- Upton voted no. 2 in AskMen’s Top 99 Most Desirable Women of 2012.
- In 2011, she adopted a boxer dog named Harley.