Biography of Emily RatajkowskiEmily O’Hara Ratajkowski (nickname from childhood: Emrata) – a model and actress who deserves to be called one of the most attractive women in the world.
Childhood and youthThe only child of John Ratajkowski and Kathleen Balgley was born on June 7, 1991, in the UK capital, London. Her parents are the Americans with Polish, Jewish, Irish, English, and German roots. John is a catholic and Katlyn belongs to the Jewish religious tradition.
Emily is a quite «late» child — her parents were 45 and 39 of age when she was born.
Thus, the daughter of highly-educated parents was brought up without TV. They lived in a house by the Pacific Ocean coast, nearby Encinitas town. By the way, she was traveling around Europe a lot, having spent much time in the Irish town of Bantry of the Cork County, and on the Mallorca Island in Spain.
Having been graduated from school, «intellectual by origin» as she was often called by journalists, Emily received an education in The UCLA School of the Arts and Architecture of California University, Los-Angeles, in 2009. Then an ambitious girl decided to focus on the professional modeling career.
Modeling careerBohemian parents often told Emily that exquisite and nude body symbolizes harmony and perfection but nothing shameful or reprehensible. They introduced her to the ancient Greek sculpture and erotic photoshoots made by Herb Ritts and Helmut Newton. Being a child, she often met naked models posing to her father in the workshop and visited nude Spanish beaches with her open-minded relatives.
Then, in 2016, Leder included previously unpublished photos with the model made for this photoshoot in his book «Unseen Ratajkowski: The Luxury Edition». It should be mentioned, that nevertheless, it was done without any approval from Ratajkowski.
Emily is well-known not only for her successful modeling career but also for her determined position about women's rights. In particular, she has her own view on sexual expression, considering it to be a demonstration of liberation. In 2016, Emily wrote the essay on this issue for feminist journal Lenny and also shot completely naked being riding a horse and became a guest star of the show «Project Catwalk».
Acting careerStore of the roles played by Emily counts more than 10 works in feature films. In the year 2004, she took part in a short comedy film «Andrew's Alteration». A year later she starred in the series «A Year and a Day».
During the 2009-2010 Emily played a Tasha in a sitcom series «ICarly», and finally she was lucky to join the all-star cast in David Fincher’s thriller «Gone Girl» where she portrayed Rand, a mistress of the main character (Ben Affleck).
Personal Life of Emily RatajkowskiEmily has had a few love affairs before she got married. She was often seen in public with creative director Andrew Dryden in 2013. After their split in 2014, she dated a musician Jeff Magid for more than 3 years.
Emily Ratajkowski’s body size is 89х61х87 as she is 5,57’ tall and her weight is 3,3 pounds.