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  1. She is one of the greatest supermodels of all time. No one has a body like hers.
  2. Sports Illustrated Knockouts: Five Decades of Swimsuit Photography Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue - When They Were Rookies
  3. Christie Brinkley's Fashion Career Advertisements: Chanel, Coppertone, Coty, CoverGirl, Black Velvet, Hallmark Cards, Max Factor, Prell, Simplicity Pattern Magazine Covers: France: Elle - September 22, 1980; Vogue - June/July 1978 UK: Vogue - May 1979 US: Glamour - October 1976, February & March 1977; Cosmopolitan - June 1977; Glamour - July 1977; Vogue Patterns - July/August 1977; Glamour - September & December 1977, March & May 1978; Cosmopolitan - May 1978; Mademoiselle - May 1978; Harper's Bazaar - June 1978, February 1979; Sports Illustrated - February 5, 1979; Ladies Home Journal - June 1979; Cosmopolitan - November 1979; Sports Illustrated - February 4, 1980; Mademoiselle - June 1980; Sports Illustrated - February 9, 1981; Life - February 1982; Us - May 25, 1982; Harper's Bazaar - May 1983; Glamour - June 1983; Rolling Stone - June 9, 1983; Us - July 4, 1983; Cosmopolitan - September 1983; Harper's Bazaar - December 1983; Harper's Bazaar - May 1984; Glamour - June 1984; People - July 1984; Glamour - November 1984; Harper's Bazaar - November 1984; Playboy - November 1984; Cosmopolitan - December 1984; Glamour- July 1986; Harper's Bazaar - December 1986; Glamour - April 1989; Ladies' Home Journal - July 1992; Esquire - July 1994; TV Guide - October 1, 1994; Ladies' Home Journal - July 1996; Good Housekeeping - May 1998; Ladies' Home Journal - October 1998; Good Housekeeping - July 2002, July 2004; Ladies' Home Journal - September 2005; Good Housekeeping - May 2006
  4. Janice Dickinson's Fashion Career Advertisements: Halston, Valentino, Versace Magazine Covers: France: Elle - June 1975; Vogue - February 1978, May 1978, February 1979, June/July 1979, November 1979, February 1980 Italy: Vogue - March 1984 UK: Cosmopolitan - April 1979; Vogue - July 1978, October 1 1978, March 1 1979, October 15 1979 USA: Cosmopolitan - April 1978, September 1979, June 1981
  5. Essence April 1991 Again, does anyone have larger versions of these photos?
  6. Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 1992 Does anyone have larger versions of these photos?
  7. Tyra Banks' Fashion Career Has modeled for: Anna Sui, Coors Light, CoverGirl, Badgley Mischka, Bill Blass, Cynthia Rowley, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Donna Karan, Gemma Kahng, H&M, Isaac Mizrahi, Maria Snyder, McDonald's, Michael Kors, Milk, Nicole Miller, Nike, Oscar de la Renta, Pepsi, Perry Ellis, Randy Kemper, Richard Tyler, Rifat Ozbek, Swatch, Todd Oldham, Tommy Hilfiger, Victoria's Secret, XOXO, Yves Saint Laurent Magazine Covers: France: L'Officiel - February 1993; Max - July 1995; Photo - November 1997; Max - May 2000 Germany: Harper's Bazaar - August 1992; Cosmopolitan - May & July 1997 Italy: Amica - November 1995; Anna - March 1996; Photo - July 1999 Spain: Elle - October 1992, January 1994; Man - September 1997 Sweden: Elle - April 1993 UK: Touch - July 1996; P.O.V. - February 1997, April 1999; Maxim - August 1997 US: Essence - June 1993; Elle - December 1994; Sophisticate's Black Hair - January 1995; Shape - October 1995; Sports Illustrated - January 1996; GQ - February 1996; Sports Illustrated - February 1997; Fitness - March 1997; Details - May 1997; Shape - November 1997; Seventeen - April 1998; Upscale - April 1998; GQ - January 2000; Honey - May 2000; Maxim - August 2000; Ocean Drive - May 2002; Stuff - May 2003; King - January 2004; Ebony - May 2004
  8. Her covers Elle (Spain) - October 2003 Flare (Canada) - March 2003 French (France) - n°2 2003 Trace (UK) - ? Vogue (Pelle) - ?
  9. Her ads Chanel Dolce & Gabbana H & M Iman Cosmetics Jones New York Revlon
  10. Profile of Yasmin Warsame Ads: Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, H&M, Iman Cosmetics, Jones New York, Revlon. Editorials: Allure, Elle, Flare, Vogue. Fashion shows: L.A.M.B, Doo Ri, Jeanne Lanvin, Jean-Paul Gaultier, John Galliano, Oscar de la Renta, Fendi, Dolce & Gabbana, Kenneth Cole, Diane von Furstenberg, Carolina Herrera, Heatherette, Tracy Reese, Michael Kors, JLO by Jennifer Lopez, Elie Saab, Dsquared Magazine covers: Elle, Flare, French, Trace, Vogue
  11. Grace Jones as May Day in A View to a Kill.
  12. On the cover of Interview.
  13. No problem! Here are the rest:
  14. Vanessa Lynn Williams (born March 18, 1963) is a Grammy Award-nominated, Emmy Award-nominated, and Tony Award-nominated American R&B/pop/theatrical singer and actress Williams made history in 1983 when she became the first African-American woman to be crowned Miss America. Williams' reign as Miss America came to an abrupt end when scandal led to her subsequent resignation of the title. Williams rebounded by launching a career as an entertainer. Early life Williams was born in Watertown, New York to Milton and Helen Williams, who were both music teachers. Both of the parents were half African-American and Caucasian. Vanessa has a younger brother named Chris, who is also an actor. They grew up in a white middle-class suburban area. Prophetically, her parents put "Here she is: Miss America" on her birth announcement. Williams studied piano and French horn growing up, but was most interested in singing. She received a scholarship and attended Syracuse University as a Theatre Arts major, but chose to discontinue her college education to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. Pageants and Miss America title Williams began competing in beauty pageants in the early 1980s. Williams won Miss New York in 1983, and went to the Miss America national pageant in Atlantic City. She was crowned Miss America 1984 on September 17, 1983 making her the first-ever African-American Miss America. Prior to the final night of competition, Williams won both the Preliminary Talent and Swimsuit Competitions from earlier in the week. Williams' reign as Miss America was not without its challenges and controversies. For the first time in pageant history, a reigning Miss America was the target of death threats and angry racist hate mail. The Miss America Organization provided her with police escorts on certain public appearances in the South. Ten months into her reign as Miss America, she received an anonymous phone call stating that nude photos of her taken by a photographer prior to her pageant days had surfaced. Williams believed the photographs were private and had been destroyed; she claims she never signed a release permitting the photos to be used. The genesis of the photos dated back to 1982, when she worked as an assistant and makeup artist for photographer Tom Chiapel. According to Williams, Chiapel advised her that he wanted to try a "new concept of silhouettes with two models." He photographed Williams and another woman in several nude poses. The photographs depicted mild overtones of simulated lesbian sex, which was quite controversial for its time. Hugh Hefner, the publisher of Playboy, was initially offered the photos, but turned them down. Days later, Bob Guccione, the publisher of Penthouse, announced that his magazine would publish the photos in their September 1984 issue, and paid Chiapel for the rights to them without Williams' consent. According to the PBS documentary, "Miss America," the Vanessa Williams issue of Penthouse would ultimately bring Guccione a $14 million windfall. After several days of media frenzy and sponsors threatening to pull out of the upcoming 1985 pageant, Williams felt pressured by Miss America Pageant officials to resign, and did so in a press conference on July 23, 1984. Williams' resignation received enormous media attention. Although she resigned from fulfilling the duties of a current Miss America, she was allowed to keep the bejeweled crown and scholarship money and is officially recognized by the Miss America Organization today as "Miss America 1984a". Williams has gone on to lead what is arguably the most successful career of any former Miss America. Music career After time out of the spotlight, Williams secured a record deal, and released her debut album, The Right Stuff in 1988. The first single, "The Right Stuff", was successful on the R&B charts and the third single, "Dreamin'", was a chart success becoming Williams' first top 10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 and her first number one single in the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. The album reached gold status and earned her three Grammy Award nominations, including one for Best New Artist. Her second album The Comfort Zone became the biggest success in her music career. The lead single Running Back to You became another chart topper for her, reaching the top position of Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart in October 5, 1991. Other singles included "The Comfort Zone", "Just for Tonight", "Work to Do" and the club hit "Freedom Dance (Get Free!). The most successful single from the album, as well as her biggest hit to date is "Save the Best for Last". The song was at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for five weeks and reached #1 on charts in countries all over the world, including Australia, the Netherlands, and Canada and in the top 5 in Japan and the United Kingdom. The album went three times platinum in the United States by the RIAA, gold in Canada by the CRIA, and platinum in the United Kingdom by the BPI. The Comfort Zone earned her five Grammy Award nominations. In addition to Williams' first two albums, her most notable chart successes have included the songs "Love Is", "The Sweetest Days", "Colors of the Wind", and "Oh How The Years Go By". In total, Williams has sold over six million records and received fifteen Grammy Award nominations. In early 2007, it was announced she had signed with jazz label Concord Records. An album, which will be her 9th, is expected later this year and will be a mix of old jazz standards as well as new ballads/Brazilian bossa nova as well. Acting career Theatrical roles Williams parlayed her ascendant music career into a theatrical role when she was cast in the Broadway production of Kiss of the Spider Woman in 1994. She was also featured in a Tony-nominated performance as the Witch in Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods in a revival of the show in 2002, which included songs revised for her. Other notable theatrical roles include her performances in Carmen Jones at the Kennedy Center, the off-Broadway productions of One Man Band and Checkmates, and the New York City Center's Encores!® Great American Musicals in Concert, St. Louis Woman. Feature film roles Williams has appeared in several feature films. Her most prominent role was in the film Soul Food (1997), for which she won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture. Vanessa appeared in the 1991 cult classic film Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man. She also co-starred with Arnold Schwarzenegger in the movie Eraser and opposite Latin sensation Chayanne in Dance with Me. As of 2007, Vanessa has starred in two movies. The first being My Brother (in which she received an award) and the second being And Then Came Love. For the complete list of her feature film roles, see Vanessa L. Williams at the Internet Movie Database. Television Williams' first television appearance was on a 1984 episode of The Love Boat, playing herself. She subsequently made guest appearances on a number of shows, including T.J. Hooker, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Saturday Night Live, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, LateLine, MADtv, Ally McBeal and Boomtown. She has had many appearances in television movies and miniseries, including Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer and The Jacksons: An American Dream. She played the nymph Calypso in the 1997 Hallmark Entertainment miniseries The Odyssey, starring Armand Assante. She appeared as the Ebenezer Scrooge character in an update of the Charles Dickens story "A Christmas Carol" called "A Diva's Christmas Carol". In 2001, Williams starred in the Lifetime cable movie about the life of Henriette DeLille, The Courage to Love. In early 2006 she starred in the short lived UPN drama South Beach. In 2007, Williams received considerable media attention for her comic/villainess role as magazine editor Wilhelmina Slater in the ABC comedy series Ugly Betty, produced by Salma Hayek. Her performance on the series has resulted in a nomination for outstanding supporting actress at the 59th Primetime Emmy Awards. For the complete list of her television appearances, see Vanessa L. Williams at TV.com. Other media appearances She has appeared in advertisements for RadioShack. She has been a spokesmodel for Proactiv Solution. She has endorsed L’Oréal cosmetics. She appeared nude in the May 2007 issue of Allure Name conflict In Williams' career, she was initially known simply as "Vanessa Williams". However, there is occasionally confusion or conflicts with similarly-named actress Vanessa A. Williams, who first came to national notice when she appeared in the first season of Melrose Place. Williams (VLW) first became aware of Vanessa A. Williams (VAW) in the 1980s when her New York University registrar told her that another similarly-aged girl with the same name and from the same state had applied. When VLW appeared as Miss America in a Macy's Day Parade, VAW accidentally received her check for the appearance (which she returned). In the area of acting, the two ran into name conflict when Screen Actors Guild rules prohibited duplicate stage naming. VAW had registered the name "Vanessa Williams" first, so as a compromise, VLW was occasionally credited as "Vanessa L. Williams" in acting credits. VLW says the Screen Actors Guild eventually took the issue to arbitration and decided that both actresses could use the stage name "Vanessa Williams." She is credited this way in the opening credits for Ugly Betty. Both actresses starred in versions of the drama Soul Food (VLW in the film version, and VAW in its TV series adaptation). In a 1997 interview with Playboy magazine, VLW claims VAW made a "catty remark" about her when VAW appeared in a Broadway play. A year later, VLW told Canoe.ca: "She registered the name first but I made the name famous so I have more claim to it these days." Personal life Williams has been married twice. Her first marriage to her then-manager Ramon Hervey II was from 1987 to 1997. They have three children: Melanie (born 1987), Jillian (born 1989), and Devin (born 1993). Her second marriage was to NBA basketball player Rick Fox. They married in September 1999 and have a daughter, Sasha Gabriella (born May 2000). After The National Enquirer published pictures of Fox kissing another woman in mid-2004, Fox's representative announced that the couple had been "headed toward divorce" for over a year. A few months later in August 2004, Fox filed for divorce. During some press interviews, Williams cast some doubt on the divorce status, but while visiting the Howard Stern radio show in March 2005, she said that while she and Fox were intimate with each other briefly during the 2004 holidays, a reconciliation was unlikely. In early 2006, Williams dated 29-year-old actor Rob Mack, whom she met on the set of her show South Beach. She's currently single and resides in Chappaqua, New York. Her father Milton died on January 17, 2006 at the age of 70. Discography Albums The Right Stuff Released: June 6, 1988 Label: WING / Mercury Chart Peak: US Pop #38, R&B #18 RIAA Certification: Gold Singles: "The Right Stuff", "Dreamin'", "(He's Got) The Look", "Darlin' I" The Comfort Zone Released: August 20, 1991 Label: WING / Mercury Chart Peak: US Pop #17, R&B #1, UK #24 RIAA Certification: 3x Platinum Singles: "Running Back To You", "The Comfort Zone", "Save The Best For Last", "Just For Tonight", "Work To Do", "What Will I Tell My Heart" The Sweetest Days Released: December 6, 1994 Label: WING / Mercury Chart Peak: US Pop #57, R&B #25 RIAA Certification: Platinum Singles: "The Sweetest Days", "The Way That You Love", "Betcha Never", "You Can't Run" Star Bright Released: November 5, 1996 Label: Mercury Chart Peak: US Pop #36, R&B #24 RIAA Certification: Gold Singles: "Do You Hear What I Hear" Next Released: August 26, 1997 Label: Mercury Chart Peak: US Pop #53, R&B #28 RIAA Certification: N/A (U.S. Sales: 280,000) Singles: "Happiness", "Who Were You Thinkin' 'Bout?", "Oh How The Years Go By", "First Thing On Your Mind" Greatest Hits: The First Ten Years Released: November 17, 1998 Label: Mercury Chart Peak: N/A RIAA Certification: N/A Singles: "My Flame" The Christmas Collection: The Best Of Released: September 23, 2003 Label: Mercury Chart Peak: N/A RIAA Certification: N/A The Millennium Collection: The Best Of Released: October 7, 2003 Label: Mercury Chart Peak: N/A RIAA Certification: N/A Love Songs Released: January 13, 2004 Label: Mercury Chart Peak: N/A RIAA Certification: N/A Silver & Gold Released: October 12, 2004 Label: Lava / Atlantic Chart Peak: US Pop #120, R&B #46, Gospel #2 RIAA Certification: N/A (U.S. Sales: 100,000) Singles: "Silver And Gold", "Merry Christmas, Darling" Everlasting Love Released: January 25, 2005 Label: Lava / Atlantic Chart Peak: US Pop #159, R&B #57 RIAA Certification: N/A (U.S. Sales: 60,000) Singles: "You Are Everything" Awards and Accolades 1983 Won Miss America 1989 Nominated for 2 Grammy Awards for Best New Artist and Best Rhythm & Blues Vocal Performance - Female (The Right Stuff). 1990 Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Vocal Performance - Female (Dreamin' ). 1989 Won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding New Artist. 1992 Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Vocal Performance - Female (Runnin' Back to You). 1993 Nominated for 3 American Music Awards for Favorite Female Artist - Pop / Rock, Favorite Female Artist - Soul / Rhythm & Blues, Favorite Album - Adult Contemporary (The Comfort Zone). 1993 Nominated for 4 Grammy Awards for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Pop Female Vocalist (Save the Best for Last), Best Rhythm & Blues Vocal Performance - Female (The Comfort Zone). 1993 Nominated for 2 MTV Video Music Awards for Best Female Video of the Year (Save the Best for Last) and Best Cinematography in a Video (Running Back to You). 1993 Won a Billboard Music Award for No. 1 Adult Contemporary Single (Love Is). 1993 Nominated for Grammy Award for Pop Vocal Group (Love Is). 1993 Won Playboy Magazine's - Best Female Rhythm and Blues Vocalist. 1989-1993 Winner of 8 New York Music Awards including Artist of the Year in 1992. 1994 Won Theatre World Award for Best Debut Performance (Kiss of the Spider Woman). 1994 Won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Female Artist. 1995 Nominated for 4 Grammy Awards for Pop Female Vocalist (Colors of the Wind), Best Rhythm & Blues Vocal Performance - Female (The Way That You Love), Best R&B Song (You Can't Run) Best Musical Show Album (Kiss of the Spider Woman). 1995 Won Grammy Award for Best Song written specifically for a Motion Picture or Television (Colors of the Wind). Given to songwriters not her. 1996 Awarded the Soul Train Lady of Soul: Lena Horne Award for Career Achievement. 1996 Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Female Artist for "Where Do We Go From Here" from the motion picture, Eraser 1996 Nominated for Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress - Action (Eraser). 1997 Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album (Star Bright). 1997 Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Album - (Next). 1997 Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special (The Odyssey). 1997 Won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture (Soul Food). 1997 Nominated for Online Television Academy Awards for Best Guest Actress - Syndicated Series (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine). 1997 Nominated for Black Film Awards for Best Actress - Motion Picture (Soul Food). 1999 Nominated for A.L.M.A. Award for Best Song from A Movie - You Are My Home from the motion picture, Dance With Me. 2000 Nominated for Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress - Action (Shaft). 2000 Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture - (Light It Up). 2001 Nominated for Drama League Award for Most Distinguished Performance (Into the Woods). 2001 Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture (Shaft). 2002 Won Satellite Awards for Best Actress - Miniseries or Movie (Keep the Faith, Baby). 2002 Nominated for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special (Keep the Faith, Baby). 2002 Nominated for Black Reel Award for Network/Cable - Best Actress for (Keep the Faith, Baby). 2002 Nominated for Tony Award for Best Performance By a Leading Actress In a Musical (Into the Woods). 2002 Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album - Into The Woods (Vanessa Williams cast recording). 2004 Nominated for BET Comedy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Box Office Movie for Johnson Family Vacation 2006 Nominated for Satellite Awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture made for Television for Ugly Betty. 2007 Nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for Ugly Betty 2007 Won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Ugly Betty 2007 Received a STAR on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame on March 19, recognizing over 20 years in the entertainment industry. 2007 Nominated for Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Ugly Betty 2007 Nominated for Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Villain in Ugly Betty Penthouse Photos WARNING: LINKS CONTAIN NUDITY http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-001.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-002.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-003.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-004.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-005.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-006.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-007.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-008.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-009.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-010.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-011.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-012.jpg - same as the previous pic, but smaller and clearer. http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-013.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-014.jpg http://www.celebrity99.com/v/Vanessa-Willi...illiams-015.jpg L'Oreal Ads Courtesy of bwgreyscale.com
  15. Some of her magazine covers...
  16. beast

    Halle Berry

    All of Halle Berry's Revlon ads (that I could find)! Some of these have already been posted, but I just wanted to see them altogether.
  17. Swimsuit Calendar from 1997
  18. Advertisements Chanel & Express Jeans
  19. Does anybody have her got milk? ad from 1998 - the one in the orange bikini?
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