Veronica Varekova fashion model
June 19, 1977
5 ft 10 in | 178 cm
36-22-35 in | 91.5-61-89 cm
53 kg | 117 pounds
9.5 US | 40 EU
Veronica Varekova was born in Olomouc, Czech Republic, on June 19, 1977, is an Czech supermodel. She began her modeling career at the age of nineteen, she was discovered by fashion model agency Next Models. Veronica is best known for her work with Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, appeared eight times, and graced the cover in 2004. Also is known for her work with brand Victoria Secret. Appeared in several television series and in American late-night talk shows The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Jimmy Kimmel Live!.
Varekova is avid tennis player and painter. Varekova successfully climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in 2008. She was married to Czech Canadian former professional ice hockey player Petr Nedvěd. Currently living in New York City.
Has been on the cover of Elle Czech Republic, 25 Magazine, GQ Italia, Marie Claire, Harpers & Queen, Maxim and Cosmopolitan.
Appeared in advertising campaigns for Nivea, Guess, Chanel, Pantene, Ungaro, Gap.
Represented by agencie Barcelona View Management.
I am not yet comfortable with the media. I`m afraid of the unknown. I`m shy and am trying to overcome my fears.
It's not going to be Hollywood for me, darling. (when asked where she'll be in 10 years)
I have respect for the craft, but you can’t be an artist if it’s just not in you.