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Paulina Porizkova je ceski model i glumica.Rodena je 1965 godina.Prvi je model iz centralne evrope koji je bio na naslovnici Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.An aspiring photographer friend took pictures of Porizkova and sent them to the Elite modeling agency in 1980, hoping they would notice her own photography skills.[citation needed] However, instead of taking the photographer on board, Elite head John Casablancas noticed Porizkova's physical beauty and potential, and offered her a ticket to Paris.[citation needed]
She quickly rose to become a top model in Paris during the early 1980s, and her fame spread to the United States when she posed in swimwear for Sports Illustrated. She appeared on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 1984 and again in 1985 (her first appearance as a model in the magazine was in 1983). She appeared on the cover of Playboy magazine in August 1987 to preview her new (non-nude) swimsuit calendar. Both of her calendars in 1988 and 1989 by photographer Marco Glaviano sold hundreds of thousands of copies.[citation needed]
Porizkova was chosen twice by People as one of the Fifty Most Beautiful People in the world, in 1990 and 1992. Harper's Bazaar named her one of its ten most beautiful women in 1992. American Photo magazine in its first issue declared her to be the model of the 1980s.[citation needed] She appeared on the covers of numerous magazines around the world during the 1980s and 1990s, including French, German, Australian and American VogueElleHarper's BazaarSelfCosmopolitan and Glamour. She was also featured in advertising for Diet Sprite. Porizkova was the cover model for the 20th Anniversary issue of Cosmopolitan magazine in November 1985.[citation needed]
She has been featured in advertising campaigns for ChanelVersaceHermesChristian DiorOscar De La RentaMikimotoPerry EllisLaura BiagiottiAnne KleinEllen TracyBarneys New YorkAnn Taylor and Revlon. In 1988, Porizkova won what was then the highest-paying modeling contract: a $6,000,000 contract with Estée Lauder, replacing Willow Bay. The black-and-white television and print advertising campaign won praise from critics. The Estée Lauder makeover transformed Porizkova's public image from a swimsuit model to that of European sophisticate and she remained the company's face until 1995. She soon landed another multimillion-dollar contract, with Escada. She was presented on the November 1999 Millennium cover of American Vogue as one of the "Modern Muses".[5]
Porizkova's photos appeared in the books Models and Sirens by Marco Glaviano, and in Fashion Photography by Patrick Demarchelier. The latter includes some of the noted LIFE magazine swimsuit pictures from several years ago. She was in Women by Herb Ritts. After having her first baby in 1993, Porizkova devoted less time to modeling, and she moved into acting in independent films. In early 2001, she was the hostess for a television show on the E! network's Style Channel.[citatio


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