Quick facts about Alexa Chung Biography
First Name Alexa
Last Name Chung
Date of birth January 23, 1970
Birth Place United Kingdom
Profession Television presenter, Model
Height 5.8
Ethnicity White/British
Religion Christian

Alexa Chung Biography


Alexa Chung is a British model, television presenter as well as a contributor editor at British Vogue. She was born on 5th November 1983. She was born in Privett, Hampshire. Gillian, her mother is a housewife and Philip Chung, her father is a graphic designer. She had attended Perkins School in her local. Shortly after completing school, she decided to pursue her career in  modeling.

Career

Modeling

When she was only 16 years old she was scouted by a London-based Storm Model Management after seen her in comedy tent at the Reading Festival. She had done modeling for teen magazines like ComoGIRL! and Elle Girl. She had also worked for many companies like Sunsilk, Urban Outfitters, Fanta, Sony Ericsson and Tampax. She had also appeared in music video named the streets, delta Goodrem, Westlife, Holly Valance, and Reuben. After working for four long years she had stopped doing modeling. Through modeling, she had developed low self-esteem and distorted body image. After that, she became a TV personality and also decided to return to modeling occasionally. She had become the face of Oxfam;s ethical fashion range and Australian fashion label Antipodium’s SS 2008 collection in 2008. After that, she had also become the face of British High Street giant New Look in early 2009. Then she joined a London-based modeling agency named Select Model Management. There she modeled Wren’s Holiday 2009 collection in April 2009. In July 2009 she became the face of DKNY Jeans and also she became the face of South Korean brand named MOGG’s SS10 campaign.  In 2012 February she took part in the London Fashion Week show for a designer named Stella McCartney.

TV presenting

In 2006 April she was offered a job of co-host on a music show named Popworld of Channel 4. In August 2007 she signed a year deal with Channel 4 for £100,000.  Being on the deal she guests present Big Brother’s Big Mouth. She had also hosted a number of 4 music specials, T4 Movie Specials and T4 Holiday Mornings. She was awarded Glamour’s award for Best TV Presenter in 2009 and the Elle Style Award for Best TV Presenter in 2009. In 2009 April she left the Channel 4. She began hosting an informal British chat show, Gonzo in 2010. She also co-hosted NBC’s Golden Globe Arrivals Special in January 2011.

Alexa Chung

Print journalist

From October 2007 to June 2008 she wrote a column for British women’s magazine named Company. From November 2008 to June 2009 she also wrote a weekly newspaper column for British’s The Independent which was entitled as “Girl About Town” and later on entitled as “New York Doll”. She had also written books. In her first book, she had shared about her personal inspiration. She is a regular model of Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue and Elle. She also frequently appears on the list of best-dressed.  She had been named in Tatler’s top 10 best-dressed lists in January 2010.  In 2011, 2012 and 2013 she had won British Style Award for which public voted in British fashion Awards.

Personal life

She has not married yet. But she had an affair with many guys. No wonder she had dated a number of guys in her personal life. It was rumored that Alexa was dating an English actor named Douglas Booth. But the rumor was not confirmed. After that from 2003- 2006 she was in a relationship with David Titlow. But there is no any information related to her relationship and about her boyfriend also. Later on separating from him in 2006 it was again rumored that she was having an affair with Ian Watkins. He was a Welsh musician and also a convicted pedophile. After the rumor, she had dated an English musician from 2006 to 2007 and then again broke up with him too. Again in 2007, she had also dated an English musician whose name was James Righton. From 2007 to 2008 she had dated an English singer, songwriter as well as a musician. After separating from him in 2012 and in 2014 it was rumored that she had an affair with Albert Hammond Jr. an American musician and Christopher Anthony John an English singer, songwriter and a lead vocalist respectively. Her followers can follow her on Facebook, twitter or in Instagram. She is very stylish. She is very beautiful and her makeup looks very elegant. There is a blog named tumblr.com made by her fans and lovers.

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