Shanina Shaik is a popular Australian model and social media influencer with millions of fans throughout the world. Below are some things you probably didn’t know about her.
Why Is Shanina Shaik Famous?
Shanina is best known as a model after working with many popular fashion brands and appearing in several high-profile fashion magazines over the years. She began her successful modeling career when she was just 8 years old, and her popularity has only grown over time.
Date Of Birth
11 February, 1991
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Her mother is called Kim, and she is an Australian of Lithuanian descent. Her paternal grandparents moved to Australia from Lithuania after the Second World War.
Her father, Hanif, is of Pakistani descent although he is from Singapore. She has a sibling.
Shanina has no middle name.
She loves traveling, modeling, and spending time with her family.
Who Is Shanina Shaik Dating?
She is currently in a relationship with Matthew Adesuyan, an advertising agent. In May 2022, they announced that they were expecting their first child, who was born in September of the same year.
Shanina Shaik Dating History
She was in a relationship with Gregory “DJ Ruckus” Andrews. The relationship led to an engagement in December 2015 and a marriage in 2018. However, they separated in 2019 with Shanina filing for divorce soon after. She also asked for spousal support during the divorce.
Shanina Shaik Social Media
On her Instagram page, she posts about her social life, her modeling, and the products she endorses. Her posts get about 5k likes on average.
About Shanina Shaik
She was just 8 years old when she started modeling. Shanina was in a television commercial for Hyundai.
She put her modeling career on hold after she joined high school. Fortunately, she was accepted into an accelerated program that allowed her to graduate a year ahead of her classmates.
Shanina was encouraged to take part in the Girlfriend Model Competition when she was 15 years old. However, she was still too young to move to Sydney and pursue modeling.
As a result, she took part in the reality show, Make Me A Supermodel. She ended up being a runner-up in the competition.
In her first year walking the runway, she walked over 8 shows in New York City.
She was in magazines such as Seventeen Magazine, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Cleo, Cosmopolitan, Maxim, Men’s Health, and other popular industry magazines.
Shanina has been under the representation of NEXT Model Management since 2011. In the same year, she became the sixth Australian to star in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show.