Born in Brisbane, Australia on May 30, 1989, Catherine McNeil is a fashion model.
When she was fourteen, she won a model search contest held by Girlfriend. Her measurements are 33-24-34.
For the next three years, Catherine McNeil combined her love of motorbikes with modeling, before moving to Sydney where she worked with Allannah Hill, Sportsgirl and Myer, among others. But it was in 2007 when McNeil and her grandmother flew to New York that she caught the eye of Mari Testino and signed a six-month exclusive editorial contract.
Since then she has appeared on a variety of covers, including French Vogue, Australian Vogue, V and Numero. She also secured a place in the Pirelli calendar in 2010.
Catherin McNeil has worked with the following modeling agencies: Ford Models, 2pm Model Management, Next Milan, Oui Management, TESS Management, View Management, Why Not Model Management, Marilyn Model Management and Chic Management.
She once said, Ive been traveling so much my four-year-old sister thinks I live at the airport.
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Catherine McNeil was allegedly engaged to Australian MTV VJ Ruby Rose, a relationship that goes back to when they were teenagers and met as contestants in a model-search competition. The engagement, however, was later called off. McNeils management was reportedly not happy as Ruby is not the type of association her agents want at this stage (heraldsun.com).
Catherine McNeil has since been branded a hasbian after hooking up with male model Miles Landford.
Catherine McNeil likes her tattoos. Theyre addictive. Like seriously addictive. Plus all mine are hidden so its not a problem anyways. She has also dabbled in a raw vegan diet. I have energy and clarityphysically my hair is good, my eyes are clear, my skin is goodtheres just a sparkle in my eye (jdvision.blogspot.com).
Catherine McNeil took a two-year hiatus and was dogged by rumors or ill health. I took some time off and now Im really just ready to back into it. Im happy. I needed that break. I enjoy [modeling] a lot more now. She told WHO magazine, I needed to step back so that I could properly understand who I am. I had this growing sense of losing myself, and I needed the time to breathe and find my own voice.
Catherine has come back with runway appearances for Isabel Marant, Barbara Bui, Guy Laroche and Helmut Lang.
Catherine McNeil lives in New York, but travels to England and Australia.
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