First of three children, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was born in Plymouth April 18, 1987, but grew up in Tavistock. Rosie has a younger brother, Toby, also a model. In high school, Rosie was often the victim of bullying of their classmates because of her physical and bitter of her lips “excessively large”. Since 2010 she has a relationship with actor Jason Statham, which is officially engaged in January 2016.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was discovered in 2007, while studying at Tavistock College. The model is put under contract, and after moving to New York, in 2008, appears in the magazines Vogue and Teen Vogue Nipon, and parades for brands like Valentino, Louis Vuitton, Moschino, Dsquared2, Just Cavalli, Kenzo, Gai Mattiolo, Iceberg, Vera Wang, Guy Laroche, Loewe and many more.
Following, Huntington-Whiteley was the spokesmodel for Agent Provocateur, Shiatzy Chen, Burberry, Abercrombie & Fitch, Bloomingdale’s, Sportmax, D & G and youth line of underwear PINK Victoria’s Secret. In 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 also she modeled for Victoria’s Secret. She is the protagonist of the Miss Sixty campaign fall / winter 2009/2010.
The peak of her fame in the industry came in 2010, when she appears on the cover of Vogue, together with models Eden Clark and Jourdan Dunn, in the September issue. Together to Alessandra Ambrosio and Adriana Lima, her fellow Victoria’s Secret, is the brand ambassador of Spanish Loewe bags, and was chosen as the protagonist of the Pirelli calendar.
In 2011 she was named model of the year during the awards ceremony Style Award, organized by the magazine Elle, and become testimonial of Burberry body fragrance line autumn / winter. In 2013 she acted in the advertisement for the Mark & Spencer, reinterpreting the tales of Alice in Wonderland, The Wizard of Oz and Aladdin, alongside David Gandy and Helena Bonham Carter. In 2015 she was appointed, for the second time, the model of the year at the ceremony of the Elle Style Awards.
In 2010 she was on the set of Transformers 3 replacing Megan Fox opposite Shia LaBeouf. The release of the film, directed by Michael Bay, took place in 2011. In 2015 she had a role in the film George Miller Mad Max: Fury Road.