Hot List: Project Runway - Heidi Klum
Kris De Leon
Kris De Leon
Staff Writer, BuddyTV
Heidi Klum has positively transformed herself as a supermodel highly capable of attaining success outside the catwalk. Her knack for fashion eventually evolved into a lucrative career, as seen in her successful modeling stint, her being a television producer, a fashion designer, singer, actress and television personality. Ranked number 13 in’s Top 99 Most Desirable Woman of 2007, she proves that she has the face, mind and body to standout from the rest of the crowd. But apart from her noticeably gorgeous façade, she has an infectious amiable personality, which makes her the crowd’s favorite. At present, she stars on the reality show Project Runway.

Born on June 1, 1973 in Germany, Heidi Klum got her shot in the in the limelight when she won a televised modeling contest in Germany at the age of 18. She immediately pursued modeling and accepted a modeling contract after finishing school. As a model, she was able to travel throughout Europe. After numerous projects, she acquired a contract with Victoria’s Secret, which escalated her fame worldwide. She also graced the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 1998, as well as magazines like Vogue, Elle, and Marie Claire. Her infamy as a model gradually brought her to the showbiz world, guest starring on shows and in movies such as Sex and the City, Spin City, Blow Dry, The Devil Wears Prada and Ella Enchanted.

As the producer and the host of Project Runway, Klum is able to showcase her expertise not only as a model but also as a designer. She gives the viewers a taste of the demanding and competitive world of fashion, which makes the show distinct and well received.

-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist

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