Everybody’s talking about that unrated Robin Thicke ”Blurred Lines” video—and specifically, the ridiculously hot brunette in it. Well, her name is Emily Ratajkowski, and we figured it was about time you got to know her a little better. So keep clicking to find out some interesting facts about this sexy up-and-comer—and admire more pictures of her—in this bio-gallery.
Born in London in 1991, Emily was raised in Encinitas, California, a beach town located 25 miles north of San Diego.
Her father is a painter and her mother is an English professor and writer.
She spent much of her childhood in Bantry, Ireland, and Mallorca, Spain.
She was signed by Ford Models at age 14.
She attended UCLA but left after one year to pursue modeling full-time. (Good choice.)
Her father is Polish. Hence the name “Ratajkowski.”
She’s done ads for Forever 21, Nordstrom and various swim and lingerie clients.
She shot a cover for GQ… Turkey.
She tweets often and her number of followers is growing rapidly.
She splits her time between New York and LA. In case you were looking for a reason to move.