Jon Kortajarena is a Spanish model who rises into fame for his outstanding performance in High seas and Tales from the loop. The feature that sets aside Jon from the crowd is his mustache. Many models in the fashion industry are clean shaved, and this model nails the ramp and photoshoot with his mustache.
Currently, Jon Kortajarena is ranked four on models.com’s Top 25 The Money Guys list. This model had set off the sails in a modeling career when he was just 18 years old. There are a lot of things this model has left for the newcomer in the modeling industry to learn. The discussion will include his height, age, career, relationship, net worth, and many more.
Quick Facts about Jon Kortajarena Redruello
|Full Name||Jon Kortajarena Redruello|
|Birth Date||May 19, 1985|
|Birth Place||Bilbao, Spain|
|Nick Name||Jon Kortajarena|
|Mother's Name||Nuria Redruello Sánchez|
|Height||6 ft 2½ in or 189 cm|
|Weight||80 kg or 176.5 lbs|
|Marital Status||Not married|
|Social Media||Facebook, Instagram, Twitter|
|Agency||The Lions, Why Not Model Management, Select Model Manageme|
Jon Kortajarena’s Family
Jon is a compassionate person when it comes to his family. Very handful of information is on the media about him. But his post clearly shows her mother is everything for him and probably the woman of his life. His mother is a professional hairdresser, and her name is Nuria Reduello Sanchez.
For the time being, Jon’s father details are not on the media. He is blessed with a loving sister. Her name is still in the dark.
How old is Jon Kortajarena?-Age, Height and Body Measurement
Jon Kortajarena aka Jon Kortajarena Redruello was born in Bilbao, Spain on May 19, 1985. That makes him 34 years old in 2019 and belongs to the star sign of Taurus.
The most distinctive feature that this model has is his thick eyebrows. Many people want to know the secret of it, but it seems to be genetic. Jon Kortajarena natural hair is chestnut color and has enchanting pair of green eyes.
As a model, Jon is an athlete and maintains his body to get that statuesque figure. He stands tall at the height of 6 feet 2.5 inches. The hot models weigh about 176.5 pounds which translates to 80kg. Moreover, the diva holds the nationality of Spain and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
A Career as a Model
During the vacation in Barcelona in September 2003, a booker noticed this model and persuaded him. From that moment on, Jon Kortajarena thought of giving his shot in modeling.
Jon Kortajarena first fashion show happens to be Madrid Fashion Week show for Roberto Verino. He has made international fashion show debut for Emporio Armani, John Galliano, Bottega Veneta, Dolce & Gabbana, Chanel and many more. He has appeared in campaigns for Pepe Jeans, H&M, Versace, Diesel, Zara, Trussardi, Giorgio Armani et cetera.
Luckily, in 2007, this versatile model got a chance to sign with GUESS. After one year he was featured in L’Officiel Hommes magazine with the title cover “200 Pages of Fashion with Jon Kortajarena”. This was the first time a male model had achieved the title and appreciation.
Surprisingly, on June 26, 2009, Forbes published The World’s 10 Most Successful Male Models in which Jon secured 8th place. Spain’s Marie Claire awards “ Prix de la Moda” awarded him as the Best Spanish Model for 2009. Consequently, the diva was named by German GQ as Model of the Year.
Furthermore, Jon Kortajarena was selected as one of the models to star in Lacoste’s $66 million under the new tagline “Unconventional Chic.”
A Career as an actor
You probably are aware of the time when this model was an internet sensation. And the reason was he posted a short video in which he wore a costume of the famous Spanish Netflix series La Casa De Papel. There was a rumor that this model will appear in season 3, but it was all false alarm.
There is no doubt that this model would have flawlessly portrayed the role.
Currently, Jon has portrayed the role of Nicolás Vázquez in the Netflix TV series High Seas released on November 22, 2019. High Seas (Spanish: Alta Mar ) is a mystery series that has eight episodes in a season lasting 37-49 minutes.
In addition to that, he has appeared in the movie A Single Man, Acantilado, Skins, The Aspern Papers, Quantico, and many more. Also, he played the lead role in La Verdad. Jon Kortajarena got an award by GQ for Best New Actor in 2018.
Is Jon Kortajarena gay? Who is he dating?
The sexual orientation of Jon Kortajarena is not straight. Previously, he had dated Blanca Romero in 2007 an Alfonso Bassave in 2010.
Jon Kortajarena and luke Evans dating life started in 2014. Their relationship was smooth until 2016 for almost two years. After they separated their ways, they again dated for a short time in 2017. As of now, there is no information about who is he dating? Or Is he single?
Jon Kortajarena ‘s Net Worth
There is no doubt that this model makes a lot of fortune from his modeling and acting career. There is no information about how much this model earns, his net worth, cars, and mansions. He is an animal lover and owns a dog named Feliz Domingo. Feliz does not have any social accounts til now.
Yes, Jon Kortajarena is active on social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
Facebook: 5 million followers
Instagram: 2.3 million
Twitter: 537k followers