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Alexa Chung Biography

Alexa Chung
  • Age: 33 years old
  • Birth Nation: United Kingdom
  • Birth Sign: Scorpio
  • Birth Name: Alexa Chung
  • Father: Gillian Chung
  • Mother: Philip Chung
  • Nationality: English
  • Birth Place/City: England
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: host,fashion desinger,model and writer
  • Net Worth: $8 million
  • Eye Color: Green eyes
  • Hair Color: Light brown
  • Face Color: White
  • Affair with: Alex Turner
  • Siblings: Natalie Chung, Dominic Chung, Jamie Chung
  • Books: it: Über Style, It
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Synopsis

Alexa Chung, 33, is a British host, fashion designer, model, and writer. She became most famous from the newspaper column, Girl About Town for the  Independent in the United Kingdom.Further, she is also known as a regular model for Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, and Vogue.

Early Life and Education

Alexa Chung was born on 5th  November 1983 in England to Philip Chung and Gillian Chung. She belongs to Caucasian ethnicity and holds the English nationality. She attended the local Perrins school, later on, joined Peter Symonds College.

Chung also attended King’s College London in order to study English but couldn’t study it due to her early modeling career.

Career

The talented model was just sixteen years old when she first began her career as a model at the Reading Festival. She worked as a model for several magazines including Cosmo Girl and Elle Girl. She has worked for the companies of Fanta, Tampax, Sunsilk and Sony Erosion.

Chung started her fashion journalism course and became a television personality. She became the face of the Australian Fashion Label Antipodium’s SS 2008 collection. In June 2010 she appeared in TV and print advertising campaign, French clothing campaign.

The renowned television personality also began her television career as a co-host of the pop world on channel 4 which was based on the musical show. She presented a weekly radio show, Pop World radio along with Alex Zane, a radio and television presenter. She was the four anchor of the T4 presenters and hosted a reality show entitled T4’s vanity Lair, a beauty show.

Moreover, she worked as a reporter on the channel 4’s Gok's Fashion Fix and got an opportunity to take an interview of popular stars including Jean Paul Gaultier, Roberto Cavalli, and Christain Lacroix. In addition, she hosted a T4 Fashion and music show named Frock Me along with Henry Holland, a fashion designer.

Apart from acting and modeling she also wrote a monthly column British Women’s Magazine company and served as a contributing editor for the British Vogue.

Personal Life

Chung, age 33 is not married yet. She currently resides in Privett, England. Later, she lived with fashion photographer, David Titlow for three and half years. 

In July 2007, the proficient host started a relationship with Alex Turner, an English songwriter, and musician. They settled in New York together for about four years and the relationship ended. Later on, Alexa was seen together with Alexander Skarsgard from 2015.

The couple was spotted in dinner and coffee date several times. Alexander 40 and Alexa 33, are now rarely seen together as the couple was separated after two years of togetherness. Alexander, Alexa’s ex-boyfriend moved on by meeting Toni Garrn, ex-girlfriend of Leonardo DiCaprio’s model.

Net Worth

British Style award winner, Alexa is living a luxurious life. She has earned a huge amount of salary from her work. Her net worth is $8 million.

  • Last modified : 13 October, 2017
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