Brooks Nader is a famous face and brand in the fashion industry. She is a renowned American Commercial model whose fame rose after she started earning representation from different modeling agencies. She has worked with some of the top companies including, New York Models, NEXT Miami, LA Models, as well as Louisa Germany. She has recently been on the news after she bagged the 2020 Swimsuit Issue cover.
Apart from her rich and impressive portfolio, she has a huge following on social media. She constantly shares her professional modeling and lifestyle photos on Instagram. This keeps her over 170,000 followers engaged and glued to her smashing body. Besides modeling, she has also made her mark in the acting industry. She was cast in the 2018 feature film Backtrace, where she acted with some big names, including Sylvester Stallone and Ryan Guzman.
Besides her impressive career summary, what's more, to know about the amazingly beautiful woman? Is there anything more about her life apart from her flourishing career. Read on to discover other fascinating details about the model who doubles up as an actress.
Brooks Nader profile summary
- Name: Brooks Nader
- Date of birth: February 07, 1996
- Age: 24 years old
- Place of birth: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
- Brooks Nader nationality: American
- Education: Tulane University
- Horoscope: Aquarius
- Father's name: Breaux
- Mother's name: Holland Nader
- Height: 5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
- Weight: 58 kg or 128 lbs
- Shoe Size: 8.5 (US) or 39 (EU) or 6 (UK)
- Hair color: Brown
- Eye color: Brown
- Body measurement: 32-25-35 inches
- Build: Slim
- Profession: Model and actress
Brooks Nader bio
Brooks is currently 24 years old as she was born on February 7th, 1996. She comes from Baton, Rouge, Louisiana. She was born to her parents, Breaux and Holland Nader. She spent her childhood with her three younger sisters, namely Baton, Rouge, Louisiana. The siblings are close and supportive of each other's careers.
Her other known family member is her grandfather, Dr. Sam Nader, who is Louisiana State University Assistant Athletic Director. He had an impressive record in his days as he won the national championship twice, SEC titles six times and also played 30 bowl games.
She attended and graduated from Episcopal High School. When in school, she volunteered as a tutor and helped inner-city students that attended the Baton Rouge’s THRIVE program. She was also active on the school’s dance team. She went on to join and graduate with a finance major from Tulane University.
Brooks Nader hot pics and career details
In 2016, Brooks agreed to go for a summer internship with a meeting and event space company in New York City. Her hope was that she would accumulate useful information to boost her degree. It was around this same period that she was scouted on Instagram by a modeling agent, Chad Gavery. It was this agent that helped Nader to get signed with major modeling agencies in New York, Los Angeles, as well as Europe.
The model explained how her career in New York was not all rosy when she stated. She was rejected so many times, but she kept persisting. The 5’8″ brunette continuously got feedback that would put off any person. She was repeatedly told that her body type was never a good fit for New York’s runways and high fashion work.
Most agencies and clients described as being too curvy or having a full chest. Some would say that she is either too short or too tall, more so when it came to the NYC market. Fortunately for her, she had a stronger will to survive and keep pursuing her career.
Winning the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2019 model
Her persistence finally paid off. Brooks was selected based on popular vote, editors’ choice, and the contestant’s history as a Sports Illustrated brand ambassador for 2019.
She went on to beat over 10,000 other hopefuls who sent in videos and attended in-person interviews. She remembers the Sports Illustrated open casting call in Miami. It was intimidating to see other girls that seemed better than her. Nevertheless, she did not give up.
However, life was not all doom for the actress/ model who had gained numerous rejections. She found support from the famed supermodel Christie Brinkley. Brinkley, who interviewed Brooks, saw her as a perfect fit for the magazine.
Brinkley loved Brooks, marking the sudden open doors for the model. She finally got her chance to show off her body in a swimsuit. She described her joy in having the opportunity to finally show the world what she could do.
Brooks Nader husband
Apart from her success in her career, she also enjoys a beautiful marriage. She got married to her advertiser husband, William Haire. Brooks Nader engaged and later married the love of her life in a beautiful wedding. Her fiancé, and current husband — fellow Sports Illustrated alum Billy Haire. The wedding took place in New Orleans this weekend.
The wedding came a few months after the model was named the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit's Model Search winner. She got married at St. Mary's Church in her home state of Louisiana. The ceremony was a three-day event that started with a welcome party at Antoine's restaurant. The bride-to-be also took the chance to document the lead up to her big day on her Instagram Story.
Next followed pre-wedding workout with her 'ladies' at The Ritz-Carlton on Thursday. This was after they arrived in the Big Easy. Three years before Brooks became the face of SI Swimsuit Issue as a model search contestant, Billy was already working as a sales manager at the publication
Later at night, she posted footage of her makeup artist Bruce Dean adding some last-minute touches to her look while in the back seat of a car.
Guests started arriving on Friday morning as the coupled shared photos of their wedding invitations and welcome bags. These were filled with water bottles, Zapp's chips, and Vital Proteins collagen shots. It is not clear when Brooks and Billy got engaged or even when they started dating. The model kept her relationship hidden for a long time.
Brooks Nader net worth
Brooks Estimated net worth is estimated to range from $ 1000,000 – $ 1 million. This amount of wealth has been accumulated all through her career. Brooks Nader has been in the modeling industry for quite a long time.
Undoubtedly, she has amassed a huge fortune with a good amount of it coming from her professional modeling career. A model of her caliber is paid quite handsomely, especially after bagging such a prestigious deal with Sports Illustrated.
Brooks Nader is a successful model by all standards. She may have struggled to get where she is today because of the tough modeling space, but she still managed to emerge as one of the most successful models of her time. This, coupled with a successful marriage, makes her one of the most achieved personalities.