Kim Alexis is an American actress and model born on July 15, 1960 in Lockport, New York. She is best known for being one of the world’s first supermodels. Kim Alexis grew up in upstate New York and has always been competitive since she was young. She was actively involved in junior high and high school athletics and had even planned of pursuing a career in pharmacology.
Kim Alexis started modeling at the young age of 18, when she was discovered by Elite Talent Agency. After signing the contract, she immediately moved to New York City. Alexis was immediately launched to fame in the fashion world, earning a stint as a Revlon spokesperson, appearing in countless TV and print ads, posing for the cover of over 500 magazines and making six appearances in the much coveted Sports Illustrated swimsuit issues.
Aside from being a fashion icon, Alexis has also used her good looks and bright mind in other areas including the world of broadcast journalism, being a fashion correspondent for Good Morning America. She has also hosted several television shows and has appeared in a number of films and TV series.
Alexis is also known for being a fitness and health advocate. For over the years, she has been developing fitness aids for the wellness of women. She is also an active health and fitness spokesperson.
Alexis is married to former New York Rangers star, Ron Duguay. They currently live in North Florida with their five sons.
Kim Alexis is the host of She’s Got the Look, a reality series on TV Land which gives a second chance of super modeling career to beautiful women of 35 and above. The contestants are tested based on their performance on their weekly photo shoots and their knowledge in the fashion world.