Daniela Pestova was born on October 14, 1970 in Teplice, Czech Republic and she is a Czech supermodel.
Biography and Career :
Daniela Pestova was discovered by the Madison Modeling Agency's Dominique Caffin. Daniela Pestova had plans to attend college but after winning a modelling contest she moved to Paris to sign with Madison Modeling Agency.
Daniela Pestova later on moved to New York and from there her career took off.
Daniela Pestova has appeared on the covers of GQ, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, Glamour and ELLE. Daniela Pestova has been modelling for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for many years and has appeared on the cover twice (1995 and 2000). Daniela Pestova has also modelled for L'Oreal and Victoria's Secret.
Daniela Pestova was married to Tomasso Buti (
former CEO of Fashion Cafe) but they were divorced in 1998. Before this happened, the couple had a son together, Yannick. Daniela Pestova has also a daughter Ella with her present partner, Slovak singer Pavol Habera. Daniela Pestova has been dubbed "The Chameleon" for continuously changing her look.
Some Curiosity from Daniela Pestova Herself :
Some models may live for parties, but when Daniela Pestova isn't working she unwinds by "walking on the beach" especially when it's empty and cold," she says. "I bring my dogs and get my thoughts together." Not one for shopping ("I hate picking things out, trying them on and putting them back"), Daniela Pestova goes for straight-off-the-rack simplicity. Here Daniela Pestova pairs her own leg-hugging denims with a clingy white turtleneck, and, above, opts for the ease of this go-anywhere tankdress.
Daniela Pestova admits to be a "health food freak," but on her list of foods to eat, monkey brains is definitely a food to avoid. Daniela Pestova also admits that she suffered childhood chubbiness to some extent.
- Height : 5'11"/180 cm
- Had son Yannick Fausto Buti in 1996
- First job was as a mail carrier in Czechoslovakia
- Studied Languages at University before becoming a model with hopes of being a teacher.
- Started Modeling at the age of 17 in Prague.
- Daniela is expecting her second child, a girl in summer 2002
- The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (2001) (TV) .... Herself (Model)
- Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit '99 (1999) (TV) .... Herself (Model)
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