Kate Upton is an American model and actress who was born on June 10, 1992, in St. Joseph, Michigan, United States. Her birth name is Katherine Elizabeth Upton. She was known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. It is remarkable to note that Kate was named Rookie of the year after her first appearance in 2011. Keep reading to know more about Kate Upton’s net worth in 2018.
Kate Upton moved to Melbourne, Florida in 1999 and did her schooling at Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy. Her interest in horse riding made her to compete at a national level with her own horse, and she won 3 APHA Reserve World Championships. She dated the baseball player Justin Verlander in early 2014, and they were engaged in 2016. In 2017 November they two were married in a medieval church in Tuscany, Italy.
Kate Upton started her career in 2008 moving to New York City before which she signed a contract with Elite Model Management by attending a casting call in Miami. She has modeled for Dooney & Bourke, Garage, Beach Bunny Swimwear appearing in Complex and Esquire as ‘The Woman of the Summer.’ Kate Upton gave her debut film ‘Tower Heist’ as Mr. Hightower’s mistress, and the film was released in November 2011.
Upton’s appearance on the cover of the 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue which was released in February 2012 recounted for negative after effects. She has also appeared in editorials for American, Italian, British, German, Spanish and Brazilian. It is notable that she named the ‘New Face’ of Bobbi Brown cosmetics in 2014. Her appearance with Cameron Diaz in the comedy ‘The Other Woman’ gained her fame and recognition adding to the fame which was gained through her appearances in a magazine cover.
Awards & Achievements
Kate Upton is the recipient of Style Awards in 2013 ‘Model of the Year.’ In 2014, she received the People Magazine Awards ‘People’s Sexiest woman.’ Apart from these winnings, the film in which she was starred, ‘The Other Woman,’ was nominated for Teen Choice Awards ‘ Choice Movie: Chemistry and MTV Music Awards ‘Best Shirtless Performance’ in the year 2013.
Net worth of Kate Upton
The estimated net worth of Kate Upton is $24 million which was earned through her modeling and acting career. Besides continuing carrying her career forward with the entertainment industry firstly she started acting in movies and then she participated in a number of high- profile talk shows which gained her more fame and recognition leading her to actin more films with high rated artists. It is remarkable that she was paid $1 million for appearing in super bowl ad for Mercedes Benz in 2013. Her earnings for 2013 and 2014 were $5 million and $7 million respectively. It is also recorded that she is one of the highest paid models in the world.
The charm and ever stunning look and makeover with a dashing attitude being carried by Kate Upton is one of the outstanding factors which made her to reach heights at a very younger age. She was sportive and active at the age of 13 itself when she appeared to be the most classy child in riding her own horse and thereby winning 3 competitions.