Irina Shayk is an outstanding Russian model. She is often referred to as Irina Sheik as well. Her breakthrough was in 2007 when she signed a contract to be the exclusive face of the lingerie by the name Intimissimi. She was the first model of Russia to be on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. That was in 2011. Irina Shayk is at position eight worldwide about her following in the social media. Having been that outgoing, how much is she worth and what are her earnings? There is only one way to find out. Read on to learn about Irina Shayk’s net worth in 2018 and other details of her life.
Irina Shayk Early Life
Irina Shayk was born in 1986 on 6th January as Irina Valeryevna Shaykhlislamova. She was born to Volga Tatar Valery Shaykhlislamov together with Olga. The careers of her father and mother were a coal miner and a kindergarten music teacher, respectively. Her birthplace was Yemanzhelinsk, USSR.
Having started playing the piano when she was six, it did not come as a surprise when she joined a music school. She spent seven years in that school. While there, she not only played the piano but also sang in the choir. It was her mother’s dream that she would study music.
Between 2010 and January 2015, Irina was the girlfriend of Christian Ronaldo. Ronaldo is a legendary footballer who hails from Portugal. Once the relationship came to an end, she got into another one with Bradley Cooper. Cooper is an award-winning actor. They moved in together in November 2015 when Cooper came to live with her apartment in West Village, New York. The two welcomed their firstborn in 2017 on 21st March in Los Angeles. She was a baby girl, and they gave her the name Lea de Seine.
Irina Shayk Career
Initially, Shayk studied marketing while in college. Then, she together with her sister joined a beauty school. When there, a beauty agent noticed her and encouraged her to join the Miss Chelyabinsk 2004 beauty contest. She won the competition. At the age of 19, her modelling career kick-started in Paris. Subsequently, she earned many significant contracts. One of them was when she became the face of Intimissimi. Then, she appeared in other magazines including Guess, Victoria’s Secret, Beach Bunny and Lacoste.
She has featured in annual issues of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue since 2007. In 2011, she appeared on its cover. Irina Shayk appeared on other covers such as Annabelle, GQ, Glamour (Spain), Paris Capital, Elle (Spain) as well as 14 Cosmopolitan covers.
Her debut acting was in Hercules. She appeared on the film in 2014 together with Dwayne Johnson.
Awards and Achievements
In 2004, she was a participant in the Miss Chelyabinsk 2004 beauty contest. She emerged the winner. Over the years, she has appeared in many magazines. She has more than 8.6 million Instagram followers who show her relevance.
Net Worth of Irina Shayk
Irina Shayk’s net worth is $15 million. Her primary source of income is her career as a model. She also earned some through acting. She has been modelling for more than a decade, and she has accumulated the wealth mentioned above over the years.
Irina is a successful model. In addition to that, she is an actor. Besides that, Shayk always makes time for charitable deeds. She supports a maternity hospital in Yemanzhelinsk. She is also the official ambassador for Pomogi charity, Russia. With more people like her, the world would be a better place to live.