Model and actress Kate Upton’s claim to fame is her various well-known films like Tower Heist, The Other Woman, The Disaster Artist, and The Layover. She is also an incredibly popular model who regularly appears on the cover of various world-renowned magazines.
Upton was also an accomplished equestrian at an early age but later pursued a career in show business. She is a fan favorite and has a People Magazine Awards to show for it.
Kate Upton’s net worth in April 2020 is $20 million dollars, the bulk of her net worth comes from a career she spent in modeling and acting.
First starting out in modeling as a teenager she has slowly established herself as one of the biggest names named in the industry.
The supermodel bought a house with her husband Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander. They picked up the property for $5.5 million in 2016. The pad is located in the serene Beverly Hills and some famous stars like Vin Diesel, Gene Simmons, and Marjorie Goodson also have neighboring properties.
Their house has open interiors that look even more spacious due to the use of white paint and mirrors on the walls. The bedroom especially has huge mirrors on the wall that causes the room to light up.
Interesting: She once renovated her sister, Christie Upton’s house as a gift on National Siblings Day.
Upton has more than 6 million followers on her Instagram account as of April 2020. She is also one of the most popular models on social media and has gone viral multiple times.
According to Influencermarketinghub, she earns around $12,490 to $20,816 per sponsored post on the platform.
Upton’s career in modeling kicked off after she was signed by Elite Model Management. She later signed with IMG Models and modeled for companies like Garage. Immediately picking up traction she became the main model for clothing Guess.
She then modeled for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue which made her fame grow exponentially.
In a similar fashion, her film debut came in 2011 in a cameo role on Tower Heist, then a year later in 2012, she appeared in The Three Stooges.
Around two years, she played the role of Amber in 2014. After this, in 2017, she had a role as Meg in The Layover, not only this, but she also worked on The Disaster Artist but here scenes were later deleted.
She has also worked on TV, in fact, her TV career and first on-screen was on the TV show Tosh.0 in 2011. Then, in 2012 she appeared on SNL and GTTV Presents MLB 2K12: The Perfect Club. After a short break from TV, she appeared on an episode of Barely Famous in 2016.
Some of her other popular TV appearances were on shows like Lip Sync Battle, Project Runway, RuPaul's Drag Race and Robot Chicken, etc.
In 2014, a massive cyber-attack on some of the biggest celebrities in the world resulted in the leaking of thousands of private photos all over the internet. The celebrities had been using Apple’s cloud storage service iCloud and were the victims spear phishing attacks.
Out of the many whose photos had been leaked, Kate Upton also was a victim. She threatened to sue Reddit, one of the platforms in which the photos were being shared, which resulted in Reddit banning the leak.
Kate Upton was born Katherine Elizabeth Upton on June 10, 1992, in St. Joseph, Michigan, the U.S. to Shelley Upton and Jeff Upton.
She moved to Florida with her family when she was a toddler. She went to Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy. She was also an equestrian during her younger years.
Upton is married to Justin Verlander as of April 2020, They started their relationship in 2014 and married on November 4, 2017, after getting engaged in 2016. Their first child a daughter was born on November 7, 2018.