Who is Irina Shayk, and what are some stunning photos of her?
Irina Shaykhlislamova, better known as Irina Shayk, was born on January 6, 1986 in Lemanzhelinsk, Russia. If she learned the piano very early, she made her debut in modeling at the age of 19, after being spotted in her hometown.
The year 2004 saw her first coronation at the Miss Chelyabinsk beauty contest. Her career then took a huge turn, and she moved to Paris the following year where she joined the City Models agency. Having become the face of the Intimissimi brand, Irina Shayk then worked with the greatest: Armani, Guess, Triumph and even Victoria’s Secret.
Renowned model, she joined New York in 2008, and signed a contract with the great agency IMG Models. Two years later and when she became the face of the Beach Bunny swimwear brand, she began a romance with the famous football player Cristiano Ronaldo. In 2011, she was one of the sexiest supermodels on the planet. Irina Shayk also designs her own swimsuits.
On the private side, in January 2015, Irina Shayk’s press officer announced her breakup with Cristiano Ronaldo, after five years of love. In March 2016, Bradley Cooper formalized his romance with model Irina Shayk at a L’Oréal party in Paris. Surprise! At the end of November 2016, during the Victoria’s Secret fashion show in Paris, the model displayed a plump belly, thus revealing her pregnancy. In March 2017, Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk became parents for the first time to a little girl named Léa de Seine.