Laetitia Casta fashion model
May 11, 1978
5 ft 6.5 in | 169 cm
36-23.5-35.5 in | 91.5-59.5-90 cm
58 kg | 128 pounds
7.5 US | 38 EU
Laetitia Casta was born in Pont-Audemer, France, on May 11, 1978, is an French model and actress. She began her modeling career at the age of fifteen. Laetitia walked in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2000, she become a Victoria's Secret Angel in 1998. Casta appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues and Pirelli Calendar multiple times. Long time highly ranked on Industry Icons and New Supers List by models.com.
She is also known as a actress, appeared in successful films such as Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (1999) in role as Falbala, Gypsy (2000) with Joaquín Cortés, Love Street (2002), Errances (2003), Le grand appartement (2006), Born in 68 (2008), Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life (2010), Arbitrage (2012) opposite Richard Gere, Do Not Disturb (2012), A Woman as a Friend (2014). Sous les jupes des filles (2014) with Isabelle Adjani.
Appeared on over 100 covers of fashion magazines including Zeit Magazine, Vogue Hommes, Muse Magazine, Harper's Bazaar Spain, Elle France, L'Express Styles, Dior magazine, Tatler Russia, Marie Claire Hungary, Grazia France, Vanity Fair Italy, Grazia Italy, Madame Figaro, Flair, Vogue Turkey, Harper's Bazaar UK, S Moda for El Pais, IO Donna, Vogue Paris and Espana, Marie Claire France, Purple Fashion, Vogue Russia.
Appeared in advertising campaigns for Guess Jeans, Nina Ricci L'Extase Fragrance, L'Oreal, Nina Ricci, Dolce & Gabbana, Gerard Darel, H&M Holiday Lingerie, Tiffany & Co. Holiday, Roberto Cavalli, Bulgari Blue Fragrance, Miu Miu.
Represented by agencies New York DNA Models, Viva Paris and Viva London
And there is a beautiful thing which is wonderful, to look like a woman, not a green bean.
When I began as a model, everybody tried to remold me: I was too fat, too little they tried to re-shape my teeth - I am very proud that I have stayed as I was.
I don't believe in God, but when I see Laetitia, I might change my mind." -Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood"
I was a daydreamer, absentminded and distracted. My teachers told me I wasn't as smart as my brother. I was already a bit insecure and stubborn as a mule, so when I heard this, I withdrew even further into my private little world, my bubble.