American model Ashley Graham is famous among people as the plus-sized models who have graced the covers of major fashion magazines including Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, and Elle. Moreover, she has also appeared in the TV shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and several others. Currently, she is married to Justin Ervin but has no children yet.
Ashley Graham was born on 30th October 1987 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA and grew up with her parents Linda Graham along with her two younger sisters. Her mother is a homemaker while her father was a database marketer.
Graham attended Scott Middle School and enroll at Lincoln Southwest High School from 2002 to 2005. She was diagnosed with ADHD and dyslexia from her childhood and has a full-figured even at such age.
When she was just in her fourth grade she was hit by Puberty(reach sexual maturity). Due to this reason, she has faced lots of problem in her school days but her mother always protected and saved her.
Once, while she was doing her shopping at the Oak View Mall in Omaha, she was notified by the I & I agency and sooner sign a deal as a professional model.
Well most of us know, Ashley Graham as a plus-size model with a sexy figure. But some year back, she was criticized for her body shape by lots of people as it was in slender and fatty shape. Later on, she changed her body shaped in the perfect curved shape.
Her body figure is the outcome of diet and regular workouts. As per some of the sources, she uses to take green veggies, fish, chicken, whole grains like brown rice and quinoa. Moreover, she also takes a mix of juice.
For her fitness, she prefers to do gym circuit training and kettlebell workouts.
Ashley Graham has been married to her long-term boyfriend, Justin Ervin, since 2010. Her spouse Justin is a videographer in a Christian church since 2009. The couple tied the knot after dating for several years in 2010.
The duo doesn’t have any children. They seem to be strongly bonded with each other as there is no sign and rumors of their divorce.
Beside this, Kate hasn’t revealed any information regarding her past boyfriend and husband. She is able to maintain her private life secret.
Ashley Graham's net worth, as per Celebritynetworth, is $10 million, as of July 2019. Being Model, she has appeared in different fashion line and done modeling for several fashion lines and brands.
She was listed in the Forbes' list of world's highest-paid models in 2017, earning $5.5 million in that year, and also making her the first curve model to earn a spot on the ranking.
Discovered in 2000 at the age of 12 by the I & I agency, Graham marked with Wilhelmina Models in 2001 and later signed with Ford Models in 2003. All through her profession, she has showed up in a few noteworthy magazines, Levi's crusade, and showed up in a controversial Lane Bryant TV advertisement in 2010.
Besides, Graham profits from book deals too. She released her book A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Liken in 2017. In the book, she discusses body energy and the worries of working in the style business and furthermore discusses what life resembled before demonstrating and how she made harmony with her size.
Firstly, Ashley Graham attended a model convention and signed a deal with Wilhelmina Models in 2001. After working for two years with Wilhelmina, and appearing in the YM magazine, she signed another deal with Ford Models in 2003.
On the October of 2009, Ashley appeared in the issues of Glamour editorial “These Bodies are Beautiful at Every Size” along with other models such as Kate Dillon Levin, Amy Lemons, Lizzie Miller, Crystal Renn, Jennie Runk, etc.
In 2010, Ashley appeared in the controversial TV commercial which was covered by news outlets such as The Huffington Post and the New York Post. She was also named as the Full Figured Fashion Week’s Model of the Year. She also the cover model of Elle Quebec in 2014 June.
In 2016, Ashley became the first plus-size model to appear on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and also featured in the music video of “Toothbrush”. In the same year, she also worked as a backstage host for Miss USA 2016, Miss Universe 2016, Miss USA 2017, and Miss Universe 2017. Moreover, she was also an official judge of the reality TV show America’s Next Top Model.
Besides modeling career, Ashely Graham is also an author. She has published the book such as A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Like. She has shared her personal experiences as a model and also as an advocate for body positivity.
Apart from a modeling career, Ashley Graham is also active in social work. She has participated in several humanitarian works in different places around the globe with the Themba Foundation. Additionally, she also advocates for self-acceptance regarding body images and also explains why one shouldn’t refer to her as “Plus-Sized” Models, as for how it separated them from other models. Moreover, she is also an advocate for a confident self-image, body positive attitude.
American Model Ashley Graham is also very active in social media such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Among all of her site, she is most popular in her Instagram having more than 7.6 million followers of 2018. She uses to post on her Instagram platform on a regular basis including her personal as well professional life.
She is an American model
Her age is 31, as of 2019.
She stands 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm tall.
She is worth $10 million (Celebritynetworth), as of July 2019.