Dutch supermodel and actress of Frisian origin.
Born: January 23, 1985, Gytsjerk, Titsierksteradil, Friesland, Netherlands
Height: 178 cm
Hip: 87 cm
Eye color: blue
Married to: Sunnery James (since 2010)
Since 2006, he has been the face of L’oréal Paris. Since 2008, she has been one of The Victoria’s Secret Angels and was photographed for the 2008 Pirelli calendar. As of may 2014, it is included in the category of “industry Icons”according to the website models.com, ranks 4th in the ranking of the highest paid models in the world and 6th in the list of the sexiest models. The figure of Doutzen Kroes is on display in the Amsterdam branch of the Madame Tussauds wax Museum.
As a child, Doutzen was a professional speed skater.
In 2003, the girl sent her photos to the Dutch Agency “Paparazzi Model Management”. She was offered a job and moved to new York. In the same year, Doutzen Kroes participated in the fall and winter shows of Bahar Korcan, Body Gear, Chaiken, Cynthia Steffe, Exte, Fendi, House of Diehl, Jackie Rogers, Krizia, Lloyd Klein, Pierrot, Sebastian Pons, Tommy Hilfiger, Valentin Yudashkin and Zang Toi. The model appeared on the cover and pages of July’s Elle Girl Netherlands.
In 2004, Doutzen Kroes appeared on the cover and pages of the April and August AvantGarde, September and November Elle France. She participated in the Dirk Bikkembergs and Fendi fall-winter 2004/2005 shows and demonstrated the spring-summer collection of the MaxMara brand.
In 2005, Doutzen Kroes participated in more than 70 Ready-to-Wear shows. She also showed the Haute Couture collections of Christian Dior, Givenchy, and Valentino fall-winter 2005/2006. The model made her debut at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Doutzen Kroes, Snezana Onopko and Inguna butane were photographed by Steven Maisel for the Dolce & Gabbana campaign. Doutzen Cruz and Christy Turlington starred in an advertising photo shoot and video for Calvin Klein Eternity fragrance.
In 2005, visitors to the site Vogue.com recognized Doutzen Kroes model of the year.
The model participated in the Victoria’s Secret show, starred in a promotional video and photo shoot for this brand.
In 2011, Doutzen Kroes made her debut in the film Novaya Zemlya, playing one of the main roles. Later, the girl admitted that for several years she took acting lessons.
In 2012, Doutzen Kroes participated in the “New images of spring” photo shoot for the pages of Harper’s Bazaar in March. She was captured by Daniel Jackson in designer outfits made in white. Doutzen Kroes and adriana Lima took part in an aggressively sexual shoot for the pages of March’s V Magazine. Rob Evans “tried” to separate the girls. The photo session “adriana Lima vs Doutzen Cruz” was held by Mario Testino, the stylist was Nicola Formichetti.
Doutzen Kroes took part in the shooting of “Paris-my love” for the pages of July Vogue Paris. The model starred for the pages of December’s Vogue Spain. Karlie Kloss, Miranda Kerr, Toni Garrn, Isabel Goulard, Anya Rubik, Alessandra Ambrosio, Constance Jablonski, Edita Vilkevicute, Isabeli Fontana and Irina Shayk also took part in the candid photo shoot of Mario Testino.
Doutzen Kroes has starred in campaigns for Tiffany & Co., L’oreal and Victoria’s Secret fall-winter 2012/2013. The model participated in a bright, elegant photo shoot by Alessio Bolzoni for the brand Bruno Magli spring-summer 2013. For the same season, the girl starred in Miu Miu and L’oreal campaigns.