As an icon in the fashion industry by models.com Devon is one of the most recognizable alternative faces of the 90s who is famous for her work experience with some of the industry’s top photographers (including Juergen Teller, Ellen von Unwerth, and Nick Knight) all transforming her in their images. She is also renowned for her work in 2 Fast 2 Furious (2003) and Sin City (2005) and lead roles in DOA: Dead or Alive (2006) and Mutant Chronicles (2008).
Relationship, Husband and family life of Devon Aoki
The bold model’s name was previously added with fashion photographer Rick Salmon and actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt. As of now, she is a married woman. She had tied her knot with analyst James Bailey. Her husband Bailey is the sole analyst at the multi-billion dollar equity powerhouse, TA Associates.
Caption: Strolling in the streets of Soho James Bailey and Devon Aoki, NYC, 2012. (Credit:zimbio.com)
The couple is parents of three children together: two daughters named Eleanor Talitha Bailey & Alessandra Linville Bailey, and a son, James Hunter Bailey Jr.
Recently there is no news on their upcoming child and divorced yet. It seems that the couple is having quality time with their babies.
Bio, Age, and Siblings of Devon Aoki
The American actress and fashion model Devon was born as a Devon Edwenna Aoki. Later, she got famous as a Devon Aoki. She celebrates her birthday every year on August 10. In 1982, she had opened her eyes in New York City.
She is the daughter of late actor-wrestler Hiroaki (Rocky) Aoki and a famous painter-jewelry designer, Pamela Hilburger. She had grown up with her family at her hometown and birthplace.
She has three half-brothers: the well-known DJ and record producer Steve Aoki, Kyle Aoki and Kevin Aoki, and three half-sisters named Kana Grace Nootenboom, Jennifer Crumb and Echo V. Aoki. Belonging to the Japanese (from her father) and German and English (from her mother) ancestry while she holds an American Nationality.
Educational Background of Devon Aoki
The beautiful American actress had done her schooling from The American School in London. Besides this, there are no further educational background and academic qualifications are not revealed yet.
Devon Aoki’s Career
Talking about the career of Devon Aoki, she had started her career journey from a very young age. When she was only 23 years old she had started modeling. In 1997, she made a debut in the runway then she walked for brands including Balenciaga, Comme des Garçons and Chanel. In 1998, at the age of 16, Aoki replaced Naomi Campbell as the face of Versace.
Caption: Devon Aoki in a Japanese commercial advertisement in 1999.
After she had featured in advertising campaigns for Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent, Kenzo, Hugo Boss, L’Oreal, Lancome and Tiffany & Co., and walked for designers including Versace, Chanel, Oscar de la Renta, Diane von Furstenberg, Jean Paul Gaultier, Celine, Baby Phat, and Marc Jacobs.
As one of the versatile model her pictured are posted by many magazines including US’ Ocean Drive, Vegas, Nylon, i-D, Interview, Elle Girl and UK’s Wonderland; Korea’s CosmoGirl; France’s Jalouse; Australia’s Russh and 10 Magazine; Japan’s Voce and Harper’s Bazaar; and Malaysia’s Her World.
Apart from modeling she had also done numerous movies such as 2 Fast 2 Furious, D.E.B.S., Sin City, Dead or Alive, War, Mutant Chronicles, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Undead, I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead, Arrow and Jeremy Scott: The People’s Designer.
Net worth and Salary of Devon Aoki
As one of the finest American model and actress, she had earned a huge name and fame in her lifetime career. The net worth of Devon Aoki has been estimated at around $ 30 million US dollars. While her exact annual salary is not revealed yet. It is sure that she is one of the most highest-earning models and actresses. There is no doubt that her net worth and salary will increase in the following years.