Lydia Hearst is a well-known American fashion model who is also an heiress, lifestyle blogger, and actress. She has done many advertising campaigns and has appeared in a number of films. Hearst has also appeared in many music videos and was one of the coaches of the modeling reality competition ‘The Face’ on Oxygen. She was also a columnist for a short period. Keep reading to know more about Lydia Hearst’s net worth in 2018.
Lydia Hearst Early Life
Lydia Marie Hearst-Shaw Hardwick commonly known by the name of Lydia Hearst was born on September 19, 1984, in Wilton, Connecticut to her parents Bernard Shaw and Patty Hearst. Her great-grandfather is William Randolph Hearst.
She completed her schooling at The Lawrenceville School and later went to Fairfield, Connecticut’s Sacred Heart University.
In 2016, Lydia Hearst got married to actor Chris Hardwick. They got married in Pasadena, California. She has previously dated Ryan Cabrera, Justin Bartha, Cisco Adler, Jeff Goldblum, and Kevin Connolly.
The heart has been involved in philanthropic causes just like her family members. In 2012, she became the Smile Ambassador of Operation Smile.
Lydia Hearst Career, Awards & Achievement
Lydia Hearst was discovered by Steven Meisel, who was a photographer. In 2004, she appeared on the cover of Vogue Italia magazine. She has appeared on the cover of fashion magazines in many countries including United States, Latin America, Italy, Korea, France, and Japan.
Hearst has worked with several globally acclaimed photographers like Peter Lindbergh, Vinoodh Matadin, Mark Abrams, Mario Testino, Patrick DeMarchelier, Steven Meisel, Bettina Rheims, and Ellen Von Unwerth. She has walked the runway for Jeremy Scott, Three As Four, Nicole Miller, Twinkle, Catherine Malandrino, Rebecca Taylor, Fendi, and Chanel.
She has done advertising campaigns for various brands like NARS Cosmetics, L’Oreal Feria, Prada, MAC Cosmetics, Louis Vuitton, Bottega Veneta, Alexander McQueen, DKNY, H&M, Miss Me Jeans, and MYLA Lingerie.
She was a columnist for the magazine Page Six. She has also appeared on the cover of the magazine. Following that, Hearst created her own fashion/lifestyle blog. She has also acted in many films in her career. Some of her film credits include ‘Last International Playboy’, ‘Two Jacks’, ‘Amnesia’, ‘Cabin Fever: Patient Zero’, and ‘Two for One’.
Hearst has also starred in many short films including ‘Desire’, ‘Velvet Morning’, and ‘Fame Fatale’. She has also guest appeared in Gossip Girl’ and ‘Mistresses’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2014, the Catwalk For Charity awarded Lydia Hearst with the Humanitarian Award. She has also received the Smile Award for her contribution to Operation Smile. In 2012, she became the ambassador of Swarovski. She was named as the Supermodel of the Year at the Michael Awards in 2008. At the Madrid Glamour Awards in 2008, she was awarded the Best International Supermodel. In 2014, she appeared in the list of “Hot 100” by Maxim.
Net Worth of Lydia Hearst
Lydia Hearst has an estimated net worth of more than $100 million. This wealth comes from doing a number of fashion campaigns in her career. She has also successfully walked the ramp for various brands and has appeared on the cover of many magazines. Lydia Hearst has also appeared in television and films including ‘South of Hell’ and ‘Downside Of Bliss’. She is an heiress of a publishing fortune.
Lydia Hearst is considered one of the most popular models in the world. She has done advertising and has also been involved in journalism. Hearst has been involved in philanthropic causes and has also appeared in the music videos by artists like Miles Fisher, Cisco Adler, and Johnny Polygon. Alongside, Naomi Campbell and Anne Vyalitsyna, she was seen in The Face in 2014.