Bundchen Tops Forbes’ List of Highest Paid Models

At $25 million in a year, she's the highest earning model in the game, again.

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1. Giselle Bündchen $25M - 29 years old This Brazilian bombshell managed to stay atop the list of highest paid models even while spending nine months with child, no small feat even for the most super of models. Bündchen is far and away the most wanted face in the biz, having starred in campaigns for Doce & Gabbana, True Religion, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton and Victoria's Secret.
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2. Heidi Klum $16M - 36 years old Germany's shining star in the fashion world takes second place on the list of top earners. The media mogul hosts and produces Project Runway and Germany's Next Top Model, but also keeps busy on the runway and in ad campaigns. She has appeared in spots for McDonald's, Volkswagen, and Victoria's Secret, to name just a few.
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Kate Moss $9M - 36 years old Ms. Moss, the infamous beauty from the UK, dropped down a spot to claim number three on Forbes' list of highest paid models. In the past year Moss has put out a new perfume, designed a fashion line for the British retailer Top Shop, and started a fashion craze by dying her hair with gray streaks.
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Adriana Lima $7.5M - 28 years old. The second Brazilian on the list comes in at fourth, raking in the cash mainly for her work with Victoria's Secret. The devout Catholic married Serbain basketball player Marko Jarić back in February of 2009.
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Doutzen Kroes $6M - 25 years old The newest Angel to enter Victoria's Secret's stable skyrocketed to fame over the past few years. Kroes has been featured on the covers of Vogue, Seventeen, Elle, Marie Claire, Glamour, W, and Time. The Dutch beauty recently hit the catwalk for Prada this February for Fashion Week.
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Alessandra Ambrosio - $5.5M Yet another Brazilian to make the highest paid model list, Ambrosio is one of Victoria Secret's Angels
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Natalia Vodianova $5.5M This ravishing Russian got her start modeling at the age of 15. She played Medusa in the remake of Clash of the Titans, released this year.
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Daria Werbowy $4M - 26 years old The only Canadian on the list, Werbowy was originally born in Poland. Her clients have included Prada, Yves Saint Laurent, Roberto Cavalli, Gucci, Valentino and Versace to name a few.
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Miranda Kerr $4M Kerr is another of Victoria's Secrets Angels, and the first one to hail from Australia. She began modeling when she was 13, and has been featured on the cover of dozens of magazines. Kerr was the at the center of an internet sensation when a banker was caught viewing racy pics of the beauty while his colleague was giving a live television interview.
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Carolyn Murphy 3.5M - 36 years old The lone American model in the top ten, Murphy is the face of Estee Lauder and has also been featured on the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
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