Annette Roque Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 12 Jan, 2018
Facts of Annette Roque
Date of Birth: 1966
Birth Nation: Netherlands
Name Annette Roque
Nationality Dutch American
Birth Place/City Amsterdam
Ethnicity White
Profession Model
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Weight in KG 68 KG
Married Yes
Married to Matt Lauer (m. 1998)
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Synopsis

Annette Roque, a Dutch model and equestrian, is famous for her appearances in European cosmetics ads, J. Crew and Victoria’s Secret catalogs.

She is the wife of former NBC anchor Matt Lauer who was terminated from the NBC in November 2017, after allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior towards a colleague. 

Early Life and Career

Roque was born in December 1966 and now she is 51 at this time. Honestly speaking, more than her career and work she has been in the spotlight for her relationship and hurdles with her husband. She was born in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Her nationality is Dutch and Caucasian ethnicity. Roque started modeling since a very early age and during her early days, she was one of the very best models in the business.

She endorsed a lot of big brands and made a very good earning. Even after her marriage, the famous model continued her career. She has capitalized her marriage by marrying a huge personality.

She might still get some reality TV shows offers in future but she needs to be careful while choosing which one is good for herself. She is a talented woman who is in the late stages of her career, but she still can achieve more.

She has been through difficult times in her life but she never lets that smile leave her face. She has been in the news many times but it seems like she is not worried about it. 

Personal Life

Her personal life has been full of ups and downs and highs and lows. Roque is a married man. She is married to former NBC anchor Matt Lauer. She dated her boyfriend Matt Lauer before the couple decided to get settled and get married.

The couple got married in the year 1998 and till now their relationship has been going well. However, there have been some real issues with their relationship as husband and wife as there have been rumors that Matt has been cheating on her.

In 2006, she briefly filed a divorce from Lauer but three weeks later she withdrew her divorce paper from the court. In 2010, the couple was allegedly split, however, they showed their strong bonds and proved it was a false report. 

Lauer and Roque have three children together; Romy Lauer, Jack Matthew Lauer and Thijs Lauer. She is a true supporter of her husband even knowing about his multiple affairs.

In November 2017, NBC terminated Lauer from his job after allegations of inappropriate sexual harassment towards colleagues. Luer admitted that some of the allegations were true, and even he apologized for those who had hurt. Even after his termination, his wife reported that she is with her husband and will be in any condition.

Lauer's ex-wife, Nancy Alspaugh also defended him on sexual allegations claim against him. Lauer and Nancy were married from 1981-1988. 

Net Worth and Body Measurements

Roque shares $60 million net worth with her husband Matt Lauer. However, her net worth is not revealed. Her husband, Lauer received $20 million salary each year from NBC.

In 2016, he signed a two-year contract extension with network and set his salary up to $20 million. Before that, he had $17 million per year from 2012-16. The duo owns several real estate properties in New York, The Hamptons and New Zealand.

The Hamptons house I cost $36 million.
The New York Apartment cost $5.882 million.
The Hamptons Mansion II cost $14.9 million. 
The Quaint Cottage Out East cost $2.15 million. 
The New Zealand Ranch cost $9.2 million. 

She looks very tall but her exact height is not available either. She has been spotted in bikinis a lot of times and each and every time she has managed to look very hot.

She has been very successful and she has her net worth in hundreds of thousands of dollars. It does not seem like she is active on Twitter and Instagram.

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