Biography of Irina Shayk

Irina Valeryevna Shaykhlislamova, born in Yemanzhelinsk, Russia, on January 6, 1986. The woman who was called Irina Shayk is the son of the Volga Tatars, Valery mine workers, and Olga, a traditional Russian music teacher. Many people think this is a beautiful model of South America or Latin descent.

His father having tanned skin makes people believe that he is a Brazilian native. He also has a sister named Tatiana. Shayk started playing piano since the age of 6 years. Because the mother wanted to study music, she attended a music school for seven years to play the piano and sing in the choir.

His father died of pneumonia at the age of 14 years entered and made the mother must work to meet the needs of the family.
Irina Shayk
After school, Shayk continue study marketing, but he soon got bored and entered the beauty school with his brother. When I was doing research at the school, he was noticed by a local agency because of her beauty. Until Shayk beauty contest Miss Chelyabinsk and he came out as the winner.

In 2007, he was elected to replace Ana Beatriz Barros for Intimissimi and the same year he made his debut for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. After three years with Intimissimi, is lined up to be the brand ambassador in 2010. The contract as a model obtained along Beach Bunny, Guess, Lacoste and even Victoria's Secret. He also appeared as the cover in several magazines as Annabelle, Bolero, and Paris Capital until he joined the IMG modeling agency in May 2009.

Shayk becomes a model of Armani Exchange, starred in Kanye West's music video titled Power, as well as being in the first rank of the 50 sexiest women of Russia magazine Complex. In fact, the magazine Glamour Spain awarded him as the Best International Model 2010. In late 2010, Shayk was posing naked in GQ Spain. He denied that he was naked in a photo shoot for the magazine, she admitted that her picture is the result of a computer.

In an episode of Late Show with David Letterman, it was revealed that Irina Shayk will be the cover of a magazine that he had previously starred, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. He was the first Russian model who became the cover of the magazine. Throughout his work became a model for the year 2011, he was finally taken into account as one of the sexiest women in the world by a magazine of Hungary, Periodika.

The next year, more Shayk got an offer from world renowned magazines such as Esquire, Harper's Bazaar and Cosmopolitan. His career became increasingly uphill when a new model of the famous cosmetic sekitara Avon at the end of 2012. The stage catwalk lived in the New York Fashion Week in February 2013 and continued on the runway at Paris Fashion Week in March 2013. Until Shayk the cover of Vogue with her lover Cristiano Ronaldo in May 2014. His acting debut was a role as the wife of Hercules in Hercules movie alongside Dwayne Johnson.

Success Shayk not made him forget himself. Achievement earned he used to rebuild a maternity hospital in her hometown. He also acts as the official ambassador of Pomogi, a special agency to care for children who are sick.

* 2010: Elle Spain
* 2010: GQ Portugal
* 2011: Tatler Russia
* 2011: Cosmopolitan Spain
* 2011: Harper's Bazaar Mexico
* 2011: Elle Spain
* 2012: Esquire Mexico
* 2012: FHM South Africa
* 2012: Cosmopolitan Italy
* 2012: Cosmopolitan Mexico
* 2012: The Sunday Times Style
* 2012: GQ Germany
* 2013: DTLux
* 2013: GQ Russia
* 2013: Allure Russia
* 2013: Le Mag Paris
* 2013: 7 Hollywood
* 2014: Vogue Mexico
* 2014: Vogue Spain

* 2005: Kristina Ti
* 2006: Pin Up Stars
* 2006: Luciano Soprani
* 2008: Mango
* 2011: Damat Tween
* 2011: Gottex
* 2011: Intimissimi
* 2011: Pronovias
* 2013: Givenchy
* 2013: Philipp Plein

* 2014: HERCULES

* 2007: Sports Illustrated: SWIMSUIT 2007
* 2008: Sports Illustrated: SWIMSUIT 2008
* 2009: Sports Illustrated: SWIMSUIT 2009
* 2011: Late Show with David Letterman
* 2011: EXPOSURE: SPORT Illustrated Swimsuit 2011
* 2011: Chelsea Lately
* 2011: SPORT Illustrated Swimsuit 2011: THE 3D EXPERIENCE
* 2012: Sports Illustrated: THE MAKING OF SWIMSUIT 2012
* 2013: Sports Illustrated: THE MAKING OF SWIMSUIT 2013
* 2014: VESPRE A LA
* 2014: Sports Illustrated; THE MAKING OF SI'S SWIMSUIT 2014: FROM SAND TO SPACE