Tess Holliday Biography

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Tess Holliday

Quick Facts Of Tess Holliday

Celebrated Name Tess Holliday
Age 33 years old
Nick Name Tess Munster
Birth Name Ryann Maegen Hoven
Birth Date 1985-07-05
Gender Female
Profession Model
Birth Nation USA
Place Of Birth Laurel, Mississippi
Nationality American
Ethnicity North American
Height 1.65 m
Weight 127 Kg
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Hip Size 59 in
Bra Cup Size 52 in
Waist Size 49 in
Best Known For Being the first size 22 supermodel to gain wide attention
Marital Status Married
Spouse Nick Holliday
Children 2: Rilee and Bowie
Net Worth $3 Million
Salary $1.5 Million Per Annum

Ryann Maegen Hoven is popularly named as Tess Holiday who is an American plus-size model based in Los Angeles. By profession, she is a model, make-up artist and blogger. She is popular for getting featured in Vogue Italia, H&M’s advertising, and others.

Well Known For:

  • For being the first size 22 supermodel to gain wide attention.
  • For appearing in a documentary film "A Perfect 14" as herself in 2017.

Body Features of Tess

The height of Tess Holliday is 1.65 m and has a balanced weight of 127 Kg. The eye color and the hair color of Tess is Brown. Her hip size is 59 in, bra size is 52 in and waist size is 49 in.

Early Life of Tess

On 5th July 1985, Tess was born in Laurel, Mississippi, United States. Her mother left her father when Holliday was a young child. In June 1995, her mother was paralyzed and disabled after she was shot twice in the head by her fiance, who was charged with attempted murder. Her nationality is American. Her real name is Ryann Maegen Hoven. She left school at the age of 17. Her ethnicity is North American.

Career of Tess

  • Holliday auditioned at a casting call for plus models in Atlanta, Georgia at the age of 15 where she was told she would be lucky to do print advertisements or catalog work because she was too short and big.
  • Later, she relocated to Seattle where she stayed for two years and worked as a make-up artist, head make-up artist, hair stylist and creative director at fashion shows.
  • Then, she shifted back to Mississippi and at the age of 20, she gave birth to her son and later returned to Seattle.
  • In the year 2010, she moved to Los Angeles in the year 2010.
  • In the year 2011, she became a professional model.
  • She also has been featured on "fatshion" blogs, she models accessories and plus size clothing lines, and was contacted to audition for Vh1's "The Big Girls Club".
  • In the year 2012, she photo-shoot her first naked picture.
  • In the year 2014, a video was uploaded on Vimeo called #everyBODYisflawless, which featured Holliday and fellow plus-size fashion bloggers and models Gabi Gregg and Nadia Aboulhosn lip-synching and dancing to Beyonce's 2013 song "Flawless".
  • She has done modeling for various brands. Some of them are “Vogue Italia”, “Nylon Magazine”, “H&M”, “Marie Claire”, and many more.
  • She has also appeared on several TV shows. Some are “Ice and Coco”, “Entertainment Tonight”, and many more.
  • In the year 2015, it was announced by Milk Model Management that they had signed with Tess to their plus-size division.
  • In May 2015, she was featured on the cover of "People".
  • In January 2016, Canadian plus size retailer Penningtons announced that the brand has partnered with Holliday to release a capsule collection bearing her name under their mblm label.

Affairs of Tess

Tess is a married woman. She is married to Nick Holliday, Australian Businessman in the year 2015. The couple is blessed with 2 children named Rilee and Bowie.

Net Worth and Salary of Tess

The net worth of Tess Holliday is estimated to have $3 Million and salary is $1.5 Million Per Annum.

Did You Know?

  • She has her septum (nose) pierced.
  • Tess was discovered by Milk Management on social media.
  • She has done modeling for Yours Clothing, Simply Be, Torrid, etc.
  • Before she was 10, her family had shifted base approx 40 times.
  • Tess did a naked photoshoot for the first time in 2012.
  • Tess started modeling in 2010 after getting encouragement from her mom.

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