Somebody got her angel wings for her 20th birthday.
Kendall Jenner, reality-star-turned-supermodel, is officially a Victoria?s Secret Angel and is set to walk the runway with VS veterans?Lily Aldridge (who will be wearing the?$2 million Fantasy Bra?this year),?Alessandra Ambrosio,?Adriana Lima,?Behati Prinsloo, and?Candice Swanepoel. Jenner, who has modeled for Balmain, Chanel and Marc Jacobs to name a few, was listed by Forbes as one of the world?s highest-paid models and ranked at?number 16.
Victoria’s Secret confirmed?the news today with this tweet:
Karlie Kloss?and Doutzen Kroes returned their wings and the Supermodel roster now includes 10 new faces: Kate Grigorieva,Taylor Hill,?Elsa Hosk,?Martha Hunt,?Jac Jagaciak,?Stella Maxwell,?Lais Ribeiro,Sara Sampaio,?Romee Strijd?and?Jasmine Tookes.
“The expanded Angel lineup gives Victoria’s Secret?the largest group of contract models in its history and the most powerful collection of established and emerging models in the world,” the announcement made back in April stated.
Kendall joins best friend Gigi Hadid?whose audition tape was posted last week, as a first-time Angel. Gigi shared her excitement by posting a photo of her from the audition with the caption ?Couldn’t keep back my tears!!!! Anyone that grew up with me knows that getting this show has been a dream of mine forever! THANK YOU@victoriassecret?&?@ed_razek! One of the happiest moments of my life. ??#vsfashionshow2015?
The 20-year old blond bombshell recently strutted for Giambattista Valli and closed the show in a low-cut bright yellow flowy dress?during Paris Fashion Week. Gigi has also modeled for Desigual and Elie Saab.
Thrilled at the news of doing the show with her bet gal-pal, Kendall posted this photo on Instagram:
The show will air on December 8 with performances from Ellie Goulding, Selena Gomez, and The Weeknd.