Hair Color: Dark blonde
Eye Color: Blue / green
Date of Birth: July 29, 1990
Place of Birth: Moscow, Russia
Height: 5’9.5″ ; 177cm
Measurements: (US) 82-60-88 ; (EU) 32.5-23.5-34.5
Selezneva was born July 29, 1990 in Moscow. She was discovered in 2007 at a McDonald’s. Not long after, she negotiated an exclusive contract with Silent Models and landed in the couture capital, Paris, two months later.
At the spring 2008 Prêt-a-Porter shows in Paris, Selezneva debuted on the runways of Dries van Noten, Céline, and Akris. One month later, Selezneva’s graced the November 2007 cover of Vogue Italia, effectively launching her high fashion editorial career. Selezneva has since done cover and editorial work for fashion magazines Vogue Paris, i-D, “The Last Magazine,” and V. She has been featured on the cover of five international distributions of Vogue, working with top photographers like Mario Testino, Steven Meisel, and Peter Lindbergh.
Selezneva has appeared in campaigns for Calvin Klein Collection, Yves Saint Laurent, Versace, Guerlain “Aqua,” and Emporio Armani. Her catwalk resume includes Balmain, Chanel, Dior, Lanvin, Dries van Noten, Hermès, Yves Saint Laurent, Valentino, Louis Vuitton, and Jean Paul Gaultier.
Vogue Paris declared Selezneva one of the top 30 models of the 2000s. Models.com currently ranks her as the #18 top model in the world.
(source: SSS and TFS)