Famous as :Supermodel, actress
Birth Date :May 22, 1970
Birth Place :Streatham, London, England, UK
Claim to fame :The first black model on the cover of Life Magazine and Fashion of the Times Magazine
Briefly arrested on April 3, 2008 for investigation of assaulting a police officer at London's Heathrow Airport.
Was admitted to Sirio Libanes Hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on February 25, 2008 to have a surgery for the removal of what was described as a small cyst and was released on Feb 29.
Included on Vogue Magazine's list of Today's Glamorous Women for its December 2007 issue.
Starred in a new commercial for Dunkin' Donuts, which is a spoof on her assault against her maid (June 2007).
Settled with her former secretary, Amanda Brack, who accused her of physical and verbal assault (June 2007).
Had the diary she wrote during her community service, accompanied by shots of her on her lunch break and arriving for work took by photographer pal Steven Klein, appeared in the June 2007 issue of W magazine.
Pleaded guilty to a charge of reckless assault against her maid Ana Scolavino and thus was sentenced to five days community service and ordered to attend two days of an anger management course (January 16, 2007).