Katherine Elizabeth Kate Upton shot to prominence as an American model and actress when she figured in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2011 and 2012.
She caught the attention of millions in her multi colored bikini in the photo shoot. She found herself in limelight at a young age of 18 when she was roped in by the Elite Model Management in Florida. Her modeling career saw through several spells of modeling for companies like Dooney & Bourke, Guess and others.
The model shot into prominence when the social media gave her a ride for free. She figured in a video on the internet dancing in a hip-hop fashion in Los Angeles. Down the years, she appeared in some television shows as well as several Hollywood movies as her status shifted to that of a celebrity. She was given a high ranking by several well-known fashion magazines.
She has figured on the cover pages of several fashion and celebrity magazines down the years. She figured on the cover of Vanity Fair in 2012 and 2013. The special issue of the magazine on the 100th anniversary also figured the supermodel. She also made an appearance in several popular music videos like in 'Bartender'. But she was also the subject of subject of controversy and debate when some nude photographs of Upton appeared on the internet in 2014.
Kate Upton figured in the news lately for her relationship with Justin Verlander, an athlete. Their romance and relationship has been said to be 'normal'. Upton and Verlander are enjoying their relationship with simple things like taking a visit to the zoo.