Who is Chrissy Teigen? Chrissy Teigen is a model and aspiring reality TV host engaged to John Legend.
The 27-year-old Teigen met John Legend in 2007, when she appeared in his “Stereo” video, and in December 2011, the R&B singer-songwriter “put a ring on it,” as Beyonce might say, and asked the stunning Utah native to be his wife. John Legend’s fiancée is perhaps best known for her work in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, where she won “Rookie of the Year” honors in 2010, but her career extends back to the mid-‘00s, and she’s appeared in such magazines as Ocean Drive, Vogue, Esquire and Glamour.
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“Who is Chrissy Teigen?” is a question not likely asked by faithful VH1 viewers, as in May 2013, she made her hosting debut on the new reality TV series “Model Employee,” taking a key step toward having a career like that of Tyra Banks or Heidi Klum, the women Chrissy told Vegas Magazine she most admires. And if you ask Eli Holzman, president of the company that executive-produces “Model Employee,” the question “Who Is Chrissy Teigen?” he’d likely talk up her, well, talking talents before gushing about her amazing good looks.
“Chrissy is unfiltered, and we love that about her,” he told Vegas Magazine. “We tried our best to allow her the freedom for her personal voice to come through the show. I can’t remember a time that we needed to rein in her personality. She is a pro.”
Who is Chrissy Teigen? John Legend’s fiancée is a woman who knows what she wants. While she hasn’t revealed a date for the wedding to John Legend, she’s chosen a Vera Wang dress and picked the dessert, as cake is “the only thing I’m really specific about,” she said in an interview with People.
“I want to look like a bride-bride,” Chrissy Teigen told Huffington Post. “I want to bring back the bride. No beading, no crystals, no over-the-top business.”