Jon Kortajarena Redruello (born 19 May 1985), simply tended as Jon Kortajarena, is a vibrant and passionate Spanish fashion model and entertainer.
His creativity and sense of fashion have secured him some campaigns on popular clothing brands such as Cavalli, Versace, Giorgio Armani, Bally, Etro, Trussardi, Diesel, Mangano, Lagerfeld, Pepe Jeans but H&M, Zara, Guess, and Tom Ford.
Jon Kortajarena has recorded a lot of tremendous success in his career as a fashionista. In the year 2009, he was ranked eighth by Forbes in The World’s 10 Most Successful Male Models.
Jon Kortajarena is a true definition that hard work truly pays.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Jon Kortajarena Redruello|
|Stage Name:||Jon Kortajarena|
|Born:||19 May 1985 (age 36 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Bilbao, Spain|
|Parents:||Nuria Redruello Sánchez|
|Wife • Husband • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Girlfriend • Boyfriend • Partner:||Luke Evans (ex.)|
|Occupation:||Model • Brand Influencer|
|Net Worth:||US$82 million|
Early Life & Education
Jon Kortajarena was born on the 19th day of May in the year 1985. He was born and raised in Bilbao Biscay, Basque, Spain. He is aged 36 years old.
His mother’s name is Nuria Redruello Sánchez while his father’s is unknown.
Jon Kortajarena‘s talent and sense of fashion were discovered in September 2003 while he was on a vacation trip in Barcelona, alongside his friend who invited him to attend a fashion show.
During his stay in Barcelona, a random man motivated Jon Kortajarena to give fashion modeling a trial; He listened and adhered to the man’s advice, and his decision paid him off.
He attended the Ikastola School in his hometown of Bilbao until he was 10 years old, but due to his frequent traveling, he enrolled in a Catholic School.
Between 2014 and 2016, Jon Kortajarena dated a female actress named Luke Evans. Luke Evans, the girlfriend, is of Welsh descent.
Jon Kortajarena loves to watch movies, read books, sunbathe, and mountain climbing during his leisure time. He is not married.
In the early days of 2010, Jon Kortajarena began the year by campaigning for H&M, True Trussardi, and Esprit. Later on, in the same year, he modeled alongside Alexa Chung for the Pepe Jeans fall/winter Campaign.
In the year 2011, he was picked as one of the top persons to model in the Lacoste’s US$66 million new advertising concept under the tagline, “Unconventional Chic“. The commercial was shot by Mert and Marcus; the models appeared to be wearing the iconic white Lacoste polo shirts worn over denim in the advertisement.
He also appeared on the front cover of Vogue Spain alongside Anja Rubik and Andres Velencoso. The two models described Jon as an icon of charm and masculinity.
After, Jon Kortajarena was selected as a protagonist for a special video version of the Roberto Cavalli Men’s Spring/Summer 2012 runway. The fashion show was opened and held at the Palazzo Serbelloni in Milan. Later on, he was made the face of David Yurman for the third time in a row.
In the year 2009, Jon Kortajarena was ranked eighth by Forbes in The World’s 10 Most Successful Male Models. He is a true definition that hard work truly pays.
The fashionista Jon Kortajarena, according to Forbes, has a net worth estimation of US$82 million.
- Instagram handle: @kortajarenajon