What is Kate Moss’s net worth? 80 million
How did Kate Moss earn her money and wealth?
Katherine Moss was born to Linda Rosina and Peter Edward Moss, on January 16, 1974. She is a famous English Model who is also known for Fashion Designing. Her early education was at Ridgeway Primary School and Riddlesdown Collegiate in Purley. Her parents split up in 1987 when Kate was 13.
Kate Moss got the attention of Sarah Doukas (who is the founder of Storm Model Management) in New York’s JFK Airport, at the early age of 14. Corinne Day saw the potential of her beauty and photographed her in black and white in 2016 for ‘The Face’. The title of that shoot was ‘The 3rd Summer of Love’ where ‘Dirty Realism’ was the description he gave for her pictures. The beginning of Kate Moss’s Success was with Levi’s Campaign where she was featured for ‘Levi’s for Girls’. In the 1990s, another shoot for ‘The Face’ was conducted under the name ‘Haute Coiffure’, by Tony Briggs, where, Moss was called as the ‘Anti – Supermodel’. In 1996, Moss was featured in the ‘heroin chic’.
Moss was found in a psychiatric centre in 1998 when she was diagnosed with depression and exhaustion. The controversial news about Kate taking drugs stormed all over the newspaper which was a major drawback in her career as a model, as she lost many important contracts. She resumed her career when she was cleared of the charges made on her about Cocaine Scandal in 2005.
Many ad campaigns have featured Moss which include Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Isabel Marant, David Yurman, Burberry, rag & bone, Calvin Klein, Equipment, Dior, Rimmel. The Magazines which had her on their cover were Vogue of the UK, US and French, Another Man, Vanity Fair, Harper’s Bazaar, W, and the Face, the highest featured magazine being the British Vogue which got her 30 times on its cover page. Moss signed about 18 contracts in 2006 for the autumn winter. At the British Fashion Awards, she became the Model of the Year on November 2006. As for her fashion designing career, Moss has designed clothes for Topshop on the Oxford Street store where she made a brief appearance in a stunning red dress before the opening of the shop. She made £3 Million out of the deal. Her designs not only included clothes but also shoes, bags and belts. In 2012 January, Moss had to face temporary paralysis, because of a trapped nerve, in her right arm, which cost her the chance of becoming Hans Klok’s assistant. Completing her 25th year in Fashion career in 2013, she got acknowledged for the contribution she has made to fashion at the British Fashion Awards with a Special Recognition Award. The same year, she was featured in Playboy on their 60th Anniversary edition, where she could be seen posing naked.
Artists like Chuck Close and Lucian Freud had made portraits of Kate, one of which got purchased for £3.93 million. Moss’s gold statue was seen in 2008 at a British Museum exhibition which featured her ideal beauty. It was the largest statue of 18caratt gold to be built since the Ancient Egypt era. Kate Moss also captivated several musicians who included her name in their songs. She has also sung a few songs. She is a mother to Lila Grace Moss-Hack who she gave birth to in 2002, with the editor of Dazed & Confused, Jefferson Hack.
What are the highest grossing movies of Kate Moss?
- The Boy in the Dress (2014)
- Ab Fab: The Movie (2016): $37,915,971
- Zoolander 2 (2016): $56,722,693
- Red Nose Day Actually (2017)
Cover Photo Courtesy: Wmagazine.com