Following the successful career as a Victoria Secret’s Angel, Heidi Klum became a television host and judge for reality shows, an occasional actress with some supporting roles, a fashion designer for clothing and shoes lines. She also embarks herself into business. In 2011, she was ranked second on Forbes' list of the "World's Top-Earning Models" with the total earning of $20 million.
Heidi Klum was born to Günther Klum, a cosmetics company executive and Erna, a hairdresser. Her modeling career started in 1992, when she overcame 25.000 other competitors to win a national model contest called Model 92.
The stylist Ric Pipino was her first husband from 1997 to 2002. She then had a son with her boyfriend Flavio Briatore (the managing director of Renault's Formula One) in 2004. Her second marriage with the musician Seal (2005 - 2012) resulted in 3 more children. Klum later romantically involved her bodyguard Martin Kristen (2012 – 2014). She now has dated Vito Schnabel since 2014.