1. Alessandra Corine Ambrsio (Portuguese pronunciation: is a Brazilian model and actress.
2. Ambrosio is known for her work with Victoria’s Secret and was chosen as the first spokesmodel for the company’s “PINK” line.
3. Ambrosio is currently one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels and has modeled for brands such as Next, Armani Exchange, Christian Dior, and Ralph Lauren.
4. Ambrosio serves as an ambassador for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
5. In 2004, Ambrosio launched her line of swimwear called Alessandra Ambrosio by Sais, a division of Rosa Ch.
6. It sold 10,000 units in only its first month on the market.
7. In Spring 2014, Ambrosio launched her own fashion and life style brand named le by Alessandra in a collaboration with US retailer Cherokee.
8. The line features casual wear to formal attire and is aimed at females between 18 and 35 years old.
9. By 2004, she was selected as the first spokesmodel for the Victoria’s Secret “PINK” line and opened the show the following year in 2009.
10. The 2011 show saw her wearing the heaviest wings (30lb) ever made for the show while pregnant with her second child. In 2012, Ambrosio was chosen to wear the “Fantasy Bra”.
11. The Floral Fantasy Bra, created by London Jewelers, features amethysts, rubies, sapphires and diamonds (including a 20-carat white diamond in the center), all set in rose and yellow gold, according to InStyle.
12. There’s also a matching belt adorned with more than 5,200 precious stones.
13. In 2014 she wore the Dream Fantasy Bra, alongside her fellow angel Adriana Lima.
14. Ambrosio has made several television appearances, notably a cameo as herself on HBO’s Entourage; She also appeared on America’s Next Top Model, in the show’s 20th cycle.
15. In 2006, she had a cameo in the box-office hit film Casino Royale, appearing briefly as Tennis Girl #1.
16. Ambrosio will be appearing as herself in the upcoming sequel to Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. She made her acting debut in the Brazilian telenovela Verdades Secretas, which premiered on Rede Globo on June 8, 2015, playing the role of former top model Samia.
17. She is often cited by the popular media as one of the world’s sexiest women.