Bar Refaeli, the most famous top model from Israel, turns 30 and announces the marriage with this official boyfriend, the entrepreneur his compatriot, Adi Ezra. The couple, together since 2014, will marry soon. Bar herself gave the news: the former Di Caprio’s girlfriend explained that the marriage proposal came from his Adi during a Caribbean vacation.
Bar’s career began when she was young. Icon of beauty in his country, known as a cover girl, model and face of the most prestigious brands of fashion and beauty, the blonde supermodel was born June 4, 1985 in Hod HaSharon, from a Jewish family of Italian, Polish and Lithuanian. Also the Bar’s mother was a model in the seventies, while his father managed a ranch horse. Bar began modeling career in ’99 at the age of 15 years, signing its first contract for the agency Irene Marie Models. A year after won the competition Israel Model of the Year. After appearing in the most prestigious fashion magazines, the worldwide fame for Bar came in 2005, when he became one of the stars of the Israeli TV series Pick Up, and after knowing Leonardo Di Caprio, with whom she had a love story terminated in may 2011.
Very active in the social and environmental protection, Bar has partnered with Better Place (2010) for a campaign for the use of electric cars and to increase awareness of clean energy. She is also volunteer of nonprofit organization Sunshine Project, dedicated to free services for children with serious illnesses and Ahava, which deals with the protection of animals, mainly active in Lebanon. With the director Shahar Segal, Bar has led the campaign “One less bag” to reduce the consumption of plastic. But, the angelic Bar in 2007 was involved in a controversy with the Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth, sued for publishing an interview where the model claimed to be happy not having done military service in Israel, which is mandatory for men and women in this country. Bar, however, removed any doubt about his ideas in 2013, collaborating with the Israeli Foreign Ministry for a humorous video. Very active in TV, in 2008 the top model led the special Tommy Hilfiger Present Ironic Iconic America on Bravo. In 2009 she presented an episode of MTV’s House of Style and the same year the World Style Award organized by the Women’s World Award. Also in 2013 she has become the protagonist of the event Fashionable Istanbul in Turkey. Since 2010 and today, Bar has been featured in numerous campaigns for Passionata spanish lingerie brand. In the same year she starred in the film Session of Haim Bouzaglo, released in the US. On television she was a special judge in Next Top Model, hosted by Heidi Klum on german television. In 2012 she was a guest at Chiambretti Sunday Show on Italia 1, first appearance in Italian television, while the following year she participated as a guest at the second night of the Festival of Sanremo, conducted by Fabio Fazio and Luciana Littizzetto.
In e-commerce, Bar created in 2011 a lingerie brand in collaboration with the lawyer and former model Dudi Balsar. While in 2013 she was reconfirmed testimonial for perfume Escada and has also been chosen as host of the talent show X Factor in Israel.