is a German model, television personality, businesswoman, fashion designer, singer, television producer, author, and actress.She appeared on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and in 1999 was the first German model to become a Victoria's Secret Angel.
In November 2008, Klum appeared in two versions of a Guitar Hero World Tour commercial, wherein she did a take on Tom Cruise's iconic underwear dancing scene in Risky Business.
In both versions, she lip-synced to Bob Seger's "Old Time Rock and Roll" while dancing around the living room with the wireless guitar controller. Klum ventured into web-based videos, starring in "SPIKED HEEL: Supermodels Battle the Forces of Evil".
She accepted the contract a few months later, after graduating from school, and decided not to try for an apprentice position at a fashion design school.
Klum has been featured on the cover of French, German, Portuguese and Spanish Vogue magazines, as well as Elle, In Style, Marie Claire, Glamour and Russian Harper's Bazaar magazines.
In October 2010, Klum parted ways with Victoria's Secret after 13 years of working with the brand.
She provided a simple explanation in her official statement, stating: "All good things have to come to an end.In 2008, she became an American citizen while maintaining her native German citizenship.After winning, she appeared on the Gottschalk Late Night Show, a German television show with host Thomas Gottschalk.On 1 October 2010, the New York Post reported in its "Page Six" gossip column that Klum would be leaving Victoria's Secret, which was later confirmed by Klum.In addition to working with well-known photographers on her first husband's Sports Illustrated shoots, she was the object and subject of Joanne Gair body painting works in several editions from 1997 to 2010.Since 2007, she has been a celebrity spokesmodel for Jordache and Volkswagen.