|Real Name/Full Name||Ashley Graham|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Ashley Graham|
|Birth Place:||Lincoln, Nebraska, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||30 October 1987|
|Age/How Old:||35 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 177 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′9″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 91 Kg
In Pounds – 201 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Hair Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father– Not Known
Mother – Linda Graham
|Siblings:||2 Younger Sisters|
|School:||Scott Middle School , Lincoln Southwest High School|
|Husband/Spouse Name:||Justin Ervin|
|Profession:||Plus-size model, Body Activist, TV Presenter|
|Net Worth:||$12 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Ashley Graham is an American based plus-size model and TV presenter. She mainly works for the agency ‘IMG Models’. She is the first model to appear on the cover of ‘Swimsuit’. She is also an active advocate of body positivity striving for acceptance of body sizes.
Well, how well do you know about Ashley Graham? If not much, here is what we know about Ashley Graham to date.
Biography and Early Life
Ashley was born on 30th October 1987 in Lincoln, Nebraska, US. She moved with her family too. Her mother is Linda Graham, but no information is available about her father. She also has two younger sisters. During childhood, she was diagnosed with ADD and Dyslexia. During her school days only, she was identified by I & I Agency for Modelling while shopping.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Ashley Graham in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Ashley Graham’s age is 35 years old as of today’s date 24th March 2023 having been born on 30 October 1987. Though, she is 5′9″ in feet and inches and 177 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 201 lbs in Pound and 91kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Dark Brown.
Ashley got her schooling initially from Scott Middle School and then from Lincoln Southwest High School. There is no information available about her college.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Ashley is married to Justin Ervin, who is a videographer whom she met at church a year before their marriage in 2010. They also have a boy named Isaac, who was born in 2020. She herself admitted that her ‘interracial’ marriage was very shocking for her Nebraska family. Ashley is also an active participant in missionary works in South Africa with Themba Foundation.
Is Ashley Graham Lesbian?
NO … as per the sources searched for this article, there was nothing that confirmed onto that. Also, she is happily married and also has a son, so the claim stands nullified. Hence, we can say that her sexual orientation lies Straight.
Ashley signed a deal with ‘Wilhelmina Models’ after attending a convention in 2001 and with ‘For a Models’ in 2003. During her early days, she used to appear in YM Magazine. Ashe also appeared in Vogue Magazine in 2007 and then on the October 2009 issue of Glamour Editorial ‘These Bodies are Beautiful at Every Size’ along with some other big plus-size models.
In 2010, she appeared in a controversial commercial for Lane Bryant TV. Interestingly, the commercial received over 800,000 views on YouTube and was covered by The Huffington Post and New York Post. After the controversy heightened, she appeared on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ to address that.
She has done modeling for international brands as well, while she appeared in an editorial for Bust Magazine in 2010. She has also done many of Levi’s campaigns, notably Curve ID SS 2011 and F/W Winter 2012. Later, she designed a lingerie line for ‘Addition Elie’ and also appeared as a coach for aspiring models on ‘MTV’s Made’.
After that, she kept on appearing on many covers, editorials, and advertisements. Ashley has also served as a backstage host for many shows, including Miss USA and Miss Universe, for several years, and also on the reality show ‘America’s Next Top Model’. In 2017 came Ashley’s first book, ‘A New Model: What Confidence, Beauty, and Power Really Look Like’ , where she gives insights into her experience as a model and body positivity advocate.
She has also competed in an episode of Spike’s Lip Sync Battle, and she won with her performance of ‘Treat You Better’ and ‘That Don’t Impress Me Much’. She will also be hosting the second season of ‘American Beauty Star’. Other than a model, Ashley is a proponent of body positivity and ‘Health at Every Size’ movements.
In 2015, She featured in an advertisement in Sports Illustrated annual ‘Swimsuit Issue’ under the #CurvesInBikinis campaign. Not only was she one of the first models to appear on its pages, but she was also the first one to appear on Swimsuit’s cover in 2016. The cover was highly praised for bringing size acceptance into the mainstream.
Ashley has been awarded the Glamour Award of the Body Activist’ and ‘Shorty Award for Best in Activism’. She has also given a TED Talk for self – acceptance regarding body images. She has been praised for often posting photos showing her ‘Cellulite’. She has even said that she prefers the ‘My Size’ word over ‘Plus Size’ as the latter word lacks self-confidence while the former instills it.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Ashley Graham in 2023
Ashley has earned decent amounts for her work as a model for various brands and campaigns. She has also hosted a number of programs and reality shows. As of 2023, Her net worth is estimated at around $12 million, and we have to say that she completely deserves it.
Ashley Graham is a very famous and beautiful plus-size model. Throughout her career, she has appeared and modeled for various brands and was also the first one to appear for the Swimsuit brand, creating a new trend. She has also highly advocated for the acceptance of body sizes in an inspirational way. We want to congratulate her for her efforts and wish her all the best in her future endeavors.