Kenya Kinski-Jones is an American fashion model who is known for her campaign with various high-profile brands like Calvin Klein, Stella McCartney and so on.
Besides being a fashion model, Kenya also has a soft spot for animals and is in fact, an animal activist. So, let’s find out more about this amazing model who stumbled upon modeling by faith.
But here are some interesting facts about Kenya Kinski-Jones.
Kenya Kinski-Jones: Quick Facts
|Full Name||Kenya Julia Niambi Sarah Jones|
|Nick Name||Kenya Kinki-Jones|
|Birth Date||February 9, 1993|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Education||Loyola Marymount University|
|Father Name||Quincy Jones|
|Mother Name||Nastassja Kinski|
|Agency||The Lions, Ford Models, Models 1|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
Early Life and Education
Kenya Kinski-Jones named as Kenya Julia Niambi Sarah Jones was born on February 9, 1993, in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is the daughter of American musician Quincy Jones and German model-turned-actress Nastassja Kinski.
Similarly, she possesses American citizenship and is of white ethnicity. Also, Kinski belongs to a large family and has eight siblings, two maternal and six parental half-siblings including actress Rashida and Kidada Jones.
Talking about her education, Jones graduated from Loyola Marymount University in 2015. She graduated with a degree in English.
Age and Measurements
Kenya recently celebrated her 26th birthday on February 9 of this year. She has an attractive body with a tall stature of 5 feet 8 inches(174 cm). However, she has not disclosed her weight yet.
Also, the young model has a slim body of 34-25-36 inches which she maintains properly. To add up, Kenya has brown eyes and naturally blonde hair. Being a model, Kenya likes to style and dress up. In fact, she combines both masculine and feminine pieces to style herself.
Kenya Kinski-Jones: Professional Career
Kenya’s shot to modeling is the pure chance of fate. Jones caught the attention of the photographer and filmmaker Bruce Weber while assisting her mother in one of her shoots.
Even though she had no intention of modeling, Jones shot her first official shoot with Weber for a Vogue Spain. And has been modeling full-time ever since her graduation.
Following the success, Kenya went on to pose for two Calvin Klein Campaigns along with her boyfriend William Peltz. The couple shot many intimate scenes as they were comfortable with each other.
Moreover, Jones also became the face of Stella McCartney‘s Pop fragrance. Jones was partnered with Amandla Stenberg and Lourdes Leon. Also, Jones has posed for Dian von Furstenberg pre-fall campaign. For the shot, young Jones traveled to New Mexico and Taos Pueblo.
Kenya made her runway debut in December 2017, at Chanel Pre-Fall show along with Sistine Stallone, Sofia Richie, Lily-Rose Depp and many more. To add in her resume, Jones has already appeared in editorials for Vogue, Nylon, Teen Vogue, Glamour and so on.
Apart from that, Kenya is also an animal lover and animal right activist. She frequently associates with organizations for animal advocacy. Moreover, she also looks up to McCartney who is an animal lover and vegan.
Because of her love for animals, Kenya has stayed vegetarian since the age of eight. Also, the model has worked with US non-profit organization called ‘Last Chance for Animals’ (LCA).
Personal Life: Boyfriend
Moving on to her love life, Kenya is currently in a romantic relationship with William Peltz also known as Will. Willaim is a 33 years old American actor who is known for his roles in Unfriended and Men, Women & Children.
The couple has been dating since 2011 almost for eight years now. But still, their relationship is going strong. The pair seems to be enjoying their time together but has not planned to tie the knots yet.
Kenya Kinski-Jones: Net Worth
Kenya has earned massive earnings from her modeling career. As a matter of fact, the young model has an estimated net worth of $500,000.
Also, the 26-year-old earns extra amount from her brand promotion, campaigns, and other brand deals.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 52.1k Followers
Twitter– 1,706 Followers