Winnie Harlow (born July 27, 1994) is a Canadian Professional Model, Instagram Star, Public Spokesperson and, Social Media Sensation from Toronto, Ontario. She started her career as an Instagram model. Furthermore, the 24-year-old model became famous as a contestant on the 21st cycle of the series “America’s Next Top Model” due to her condition.
She was found by the host of the show Tyra Banks. Moreover, Banks saw her pictures and videos on Instagram. Harlow’s real birth name is Chantelle Brown-Young. In addition, she is also the first and only Canadian to ever appear on the show.
However, the model eliminated from the successful show. Later, Winnie appeared in the competition named “comeback series”. She is currently working with the Desigual (Spanish clothing brand) and became their official brand ambassador.
Moreover, Chantelle also modeled at the 2015 London Fashion Week. Later, she modeled for the Ashish (UK based clothing brand) for their spring/summer collection. Recently, Harlow became the first model with vitiligo to walk in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This supermodel was born on the 27th of July 1994 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Therefore, Winnie Harlow’s age is 24 years old, as of 2018. The star was born to Windsor Young (father) and Lisa Brown (mother). Winnie’s mom worked as a hairdresser.
Furthermore, she also has two sisters including Christina Harlow. At the age of 4, the model diagnosed with the skin condition vitiligo. Therefore, Brown-Young had a really tough time during her school. In fact, she faced humiliation and bullying because of her skin disease.
Later, at the age of 16, Harlow dropped out from her school. The model also considered committing suicide in her teenage.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Children
In September 2015, she spotted with Nick Cannon (American rapper and actor) on a dinner date at Mr. Chow restaurant. According to a source, the couple was dating each other during that time. But they never came publicly about their relationship.
Furthermore, the model later started her affair with boyfriend “Lewis Hamilton” (English Formula 1 driver). But their love life didn’t last long and they broke up. Currently, she is dating Wiz Khalifa. He is a popular American singer, songwriter, rapper, and actor. They have also seen as a couple publicly for the first time at Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2018.
|Full Birth Name||Chantelle Brown-Young.|
|Nick name||Winnie Harlow.|
|Profession||1. Professional Fashion Model.
2. Public Spokesperson.
|Age||Twenty-four (24) years old (As of 2018).|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||July 27, 1994.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Toronto, Ontario, Canada.|
|Current Residence||Toronto, Ontario, Canada.|
|Famous for||First and only Canadian model who cast in "America's Next Top Model".|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||34-25-36.|
|Shoe Size (US)||8.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Windsor Young.
Mother: Lisa Brown.
|Siblings||Two sisters including Christina Harlow.|
|Famous Relatives||Not Known|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Marital Status||In the relationship.|
|Dating History?||1. Nick Cannon.
2. Lewis Hamilton.
|Highest Qualification||High School dropout.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Chris Hemsworth.
Actress: Emma Watson.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Reading, Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Italian Food.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$3 million US Dollars (As of 2018).|
|Salary Per Month||Will Update.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Will update.|
|Email Address||Will update soon.|
|Official Website||Not Available.
Some Lesser Known Facts about Winnie Harlow (Model)
- During her young age, the model was called by names like cow and zebra by her classmates.
- Therefore, she changed a couple of schools in her childhood.
- Money Factor: The estimated Net worth of Winnie Harlow is $3 million US Dollar.
- Her mother used to put makeup on her spots to hide them in Winnie’s childhood.
- In 2015, Harlow was awarded the Beauty Idol award at the Gala Spa Awards.
- Moreover, she also nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Model in 2016 and 2017.
- The 24-year-old star also won the Glamour’s Editor’s Award in 2017.
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- Harlow also featured in multiple music videos like “The One”, “Guts Over Fear”, “The Black Eyed Peas”, and “#WHERESTHELOVE”.
- In fact, she also made a cameo appearance in Beyoncé’s “Lemonade”.
- In 2015, Winnie also received the “Role Model” award at the Portuguese GQ Men of The Year event.