Rachel Hunter was born on the 9th September 1969, in Glenfield, Auckland, New Zealand, and is an international model, probably best known for appearing on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues. She is also recognized as an actress and host of “Rachel’s Tour Of Beauty”. Rachel has been an active member of the entertainment industry since 1989.
Have you ever wondered how rich Rachel Hunter is, as of early 2016? According to sources, it is estimated that the overall size of Rachel’s net worth is as high as $60 million, which has been accumulated not only through her successful modeling career, but also through her work as a host and actress.
Rachel Hunter Net Worth $60 Million
Rachel Hunter was raised with her sister by Wayne and Janeen Hunter. At the age of 15 she was spotted by a photographer, who invited her to move to New York and start pursuing a modeling career, which officially began when she was 17, making an appearance in Australian Vogue and Harper`s Bazaar, among others, which helped her launch her career firstly in New Zealand and Australia, before she moved to the USA. After her initial success, she signed a contract with the Ford Models, and soon began to work for the Cover Girl cosmetics, and also became the spokesperson of the company. To speak further of her accomplishments as a model, in 1989 she posed as a model for Sports Illustrated, which only added to her net worth, and increased her popularity. During the 1990s, she became one of the best known models, appearing in the pages of such magazines as Cosmopolitan, Italian Vogue, Elle, and Dutch Harper`s Bazaar. In 2004, Rachel posed nude for Playboy, earning $1.8 million for that appearance, which certainly increased her net worth to a large degree.
Thanks to her successful career as a model, Rachel also managed to launch a career as an actress, and television personality. She has served as a judge and host for such TV series and shows such as “New Zealand’s Got Talent” (2012-2013), “She’s Got the Look” (2008-2010), and most recently she started to host her own show, entitled “Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty” (2015-2016), all of which have added to her net worth.
When it comes to her acting credits, Rachel featured in such productions as “Just a Little Harmless Sex” (1998), “Two Shades of Blue” (1999), and “A Walk In The Park” (1999) which also increased her net worth. With the beginning of the 2000s, as her popularity grew, her acting career progressed, and she featured in more notable films, starting with the film “Boy`s Club” (2001), with John Scalia and Beau Bridges in lead roles. After that she starred in the film “Rock Star” the same year, with Jennifer Aniston in the lead role, and the film also featured some of the real rock stars of the music scene, including Zakk Wylde, among others. In 2005 she starred in the film “You and Your Stupid Mate”, and the following year, she featured in the films “I.R.A.: King of Nothing”, and “The Benchwarmers”. In 2010, she was selected for the role of Shawna Rollins, in the TV series “Gravity”, and the same year she appeared in the films “The Brazen Bull”, and “Black Widow”.
To speak further of her accomplishments, as an actress, Rachel has appeared in such productions as “Piranhaconda” (2012), “Soul Mates” (2014), and most recently “Her Infidelity” (2015), all of which have added to her net worth.
Speaking about her personal life, Rachel Hunter was married to singer Rod Stewart from 1990 to 2006, and they have two children. Later, she was engaged to NHL hockey player Jarret Stoll, but they broke up, and currently she is single.
Currently on TBS's The Real Gilligan's Island (2004) as one of the Gingers. [December 2004]
On location in Ozark, Missouri, shooting MorphMan (2005), a movie for the Sci-Fi Channel. Co-stars are David Selby and Robert Miano. It is due to be released sometime in 2004. [November 2003]
Shooting video "Stacy's Mom" for Fountains of Wayne. [May 2003]
Appeared in an infomercial, hosted by Daisy Fuentes and Mari Winsor, for Mari's "Winsor Pilates" fitness system.
Hostess of an infomercial for "Cosmedicine" skin care system. Also appearing is Ashlee King.
Host of an infomercial for the "Power Pulse" fitness system.
She and Rod Stewart separated in 1999.
Her engagement to Canadian hockey star Jarret Stoll, 27, has been broken off by him. They became engaged in 2008 after dating two years [June 24, 2009].
Along with Nicole Richie, Beyoncé Knowles, Veronica Webb, Kelly Osbourne, Angie Everhart, Alexandra Richards, Irina Pantaeva, Marisa Miller, Wyclef Jean, Naomi Campbell and Janice Dickinson, she participated in the "Fashion for Relief" show on 16 September, 2005 in New York, a benefit for AmeriCares to support victims for Hurricane Katrina. Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale were among the celebrities who attended.
One of the top fashion models of the 1980s.
When she was 17, she was asked by Playboy to pose for them. She felt she was too young at the time so she turned the offer down. In the pictorial she did in 2004, she was paid $1.8 million US. The pictures will be featured in a special music edition for later in 2004. She will only pose topless.
Was a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model in the late 1980s.
Ambassador to The Born Free Foundation. Established The Rachel Hunter Lowland Gorilla Fund.
Has a tattoo on her lower back of the bee logo for her production company, Bee Knees
Has two children with Rod Stewart - Renee (b. 1993) and Liam (b. 1995).
Started modeling at age 16 and quit in 1994 to start studying acting.
Statuesque, model-like figure
"You can't really expect a 22-year-old girl to react the same way as a man 24 years older than her". - on life with Rod Stewart.