photographer Simon Utley December 26, 2004, when the Indian Ocean 2004
earthquake and tsunami. Her boyfriend drowned and she got hurt
fracture of the pelvis and serious internal injuries. She managed to stay in the palm of her hand
tree for eight hours, until Thai citizens rescued her and airlifted her to
She was engaged to investment banker Alejandro Grimaldi from 2017 to 2018.
Later in 2019, she married French-Venezuelan entrepreneur Benjamin.
Larretch, with whom she has a child. She was born on June 24, 1979 in g.
Karvina, Czechoslovakia. She is multilingual and can speak French, Italian,
English, Slovak, Czech and Polish.
She was wanted on the streets of Prague by NEXT Model Management and
then she moved to Milan … In 1995 she took part in the Czech Elite Model Look competition and
won it and then returned to Milan.
She has participated in several campaigns for Cartier, Hewlett Packard,
Bulgari, La Perla, Passport, Playtex, Victoria’s Secret, Intimissimi,
Fortunoff, La Senza, Pantene, Maidenform, etc. She has graced several
covers of international magazines Figaro, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Flare,
L’Officiel, Cosmopolitan, Madame Figaro, Shape, Sports Illustrated, etc.
She went out with designers such as Marina Babini, Matthew Williamson, Guy.
Mattiolo, Yumi Katsura, Lolita Lempicka, Michiko Koschino and others. In 2003 she
featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and
was published in editions 2002-2006. In 2001, she appeared on television.
series, Absolutely fabulous.
She also served as a judge for the 53rd annual Miss Universe pageant. … it
took part in the 12th season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ in partnership with Dmitry
Chaplin, and they were excluded at week 4.
In 2005, she founded the Happy Hearts Fund.
and the campaign was formed after the 2004 tsunami, and at the end of 2017.
the organization has teamed up with the non-profit organization All Hands Volunteers,
and created All Hands And Hearts – Smart Response.