Bella Hadid: biography and latest news!

  • Occupation: Mannequin
  • Sign: Scale
  • Date of birth: Wednesday 09 October 1996 (age: 24 years)
  • Country: United States

Bella Hadid was born on October 9, 1996 in Los Angeles. Daughter of Mohammed Hadid and Yolanda Foster, she has an older sister Gigi (born in 1995) and a younger brother Anwar (born in 1999). She was 4 years old when her parents divorced. Her mother later remarried Canadian music producer David Foster. She grew up under the Californian sun, following in the footsteps of her mother, a former model turned reality TV personality.

Like her older sister, Bella Hadid moved to New York to start a career in modeling and signed a contract with the IMG agency in 2014. She was not long in making her mark on the catwalks. Raised to the rank of it girl, she counts among her friends the Jenner sisters and Sofia Richie. Very much in demand, she became Balmain’s muse with her sister Gigi, and was on the covers of magazines (Seventeen, Vogue Australia, Elle) and fashion shows (Tom Ford, Tommy Hilfiger, Marc Jacobs).

At the same time, Bella Hadid makes a foray on the small screen in a few episodes of the reality TV show Real Housewives: Beverly Hills, a programme in which her mother participates (2014-2015). In December 2015, she appeared for the first time on the catwalk for Karl Lagerfeld, who, seduced by her pretty face, invited her to Rome for the Chanel Métiers d’art fashion show.

In October 2015, Yolanda Foster, who suffers from Lyme disease, reveals that two of her children, Bella and Anwar, have been suffering from the same disease since 2012.

On the private side, Bella Hadid was the companion of Canadian singer The Weeknd (2015-2016).