Whitney Port is an American television personality, fashion designer, and author and known in the TV series The Hills (2006-2008), The City (2008-2010), and Britain and Irelando Next Top Model (2012).
Born Name Whitney Eve Port
Nick Name Whitney Port
Occupation Author, TV personality, fashion designer
Years active 2006–present
Born: March 4, 1985 36, Los Angeles, California, United States
Sun Sign Pisces
Hair Color Blonde
Eye Color Light Brown
Height 5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
Measurements 34-26-36 in or 86-66-91.5 cm
Bra Size 34C
Distinctive Features Long blonde hair
Whitney attended Warner Avenue Elementary School and Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California. Port graduated from University of Southern California in 2007, majoring in gender studies.
Father – Jeffery Port (Owner of fashion company Swarm) (Died in March 2013 due to kidney cancer)
Mother – Vicki (nee Woskoff)
Siblings – Ryan (Older Brother), Ashley (Older Sister), Paige (Younger Sister), Jade (Younger Sister)
she attended Crossroads School in Santa Monica as a teenager. In 2006, Port came to prominence after being cast in the reality television series The Hills, which chronicled the personal and professional lives of Port and friends Lauren Conrad, Heidi Montag, and Audrina Patridge. During its production, she held positions with Teen Vogue and Kelly Cutrone People Revolution.
After moving to New York City to begin employment with Diane von Furstenberg in 2008, Port was commissioned to star in her own spin-off series The City, which originally documented the lives of Port and companions Jay Lyon, Olivia Palermo, and Adam Senn. After undergoing several casting adjustments and receiving underwhelming ratings, the series was canceled in 2010, after airing two seasons. Port launched her fashion line Whitney Eve in 2009. In 2012, she served as a judge on the eighth cycle of Britain and Ireland Next Top Model.
Life and career
1985–2005: Early life and education
Whitney Eve Port was born in Los Angeles, California, to parents Jeffrey and Vicki (nee Woskoff). Her father owned the fashion company Swarm, and died in March 2013 from kidney cancer. Port has one brother Ryan and three sisters Ashley, Paige, and Jade, and was raised in a Jewish household.
Port attended Warner Avenue Elementary School, where she served as her fifth-grade class president, and was further educated at Crossroads School during middle and high school. In 2007, she graduated from the University of Southern California, having majored in gender studies and was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta. Afterwards, Port held internships with the magazines Women Wear Daily and W.
2006–10: The Hills and The City
n 2006, MTV developed the reality television series The Hills as the spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County. It originally chronicled the lives of Lauren Conrad, who appeared on its predecessor, her housemate Heidi Montag, and friends Audrina Patridge and Port. During production of the first season, Port and Conrad held internships with Teen Vogue under the direction of West Coast Vogue editor Lisa Love; she stated that they had to interview successfully for the positions, regardless of what the cameras wanted. In 2007, Port notably tripped down the stairs during a live segment for Good Morning America. During the third season of The Hills, Port was promoted as the West Coast fashion contributor for Teen Vogue, and left the position in 2008. Later that year, Port and Conrad began employment with Kelly Cutrone PR firm, People Revolution. Port later stated that she rejected an opportunity to become housemates with Conrad and Patridge, commented that she prefers to keep some things private.
In March 2008, Port debuted her first fashion line Whitney Eve. Upon the conclusion of the fourth season of The Hills that December, Port moved to New York City to accept a position with Diane von Furstenberg. That month, she was commissioned to star in the spin-off series The City, which additionally placed emphasis on her boyfriend Jay Lyon, their friends Erin Lucas and Adam Senn, and her co-worker Olivia Palermo. During the first half of the inaugural season, Port severed ties with Lyon, clashed with Palermo at the workplace, and ultimately returned to People Revolution. After underwhelming ratings, Lyon, Lucas, and Senn were replaced by Port friend Roxy Olin and Palermo new co-worker Erin Kaplan in the second half of the first season. The series’ second season saw the development of Whitney Eve, and aired its final episode in July 2010 before being officially cancelled that October.
2011–present: Retail projects and marriage
In late 2010, Port made an appearance on the online series Hollywood Is Like High School with Money, for which she served as the executive producer. The program additionally served as a promotional platform for her Whitney Eve collection. In January 2011, Port was featured in a magazine spread in Maxim. In February, Port released her first book True Whit: Designing a Life of Style, Beauty, and Fun. Later that year, she hosted the Hulu-exclusive game show Genuine Ken.
In 2012, Port was confirmed to join the judging panel of the eighth cycle of Britain and Ireland Next Top Model, alongside fellow new hire Tyson Beckford and returning judges Elle Macpherson and Julien MacDonald. She left the program upon the conclusion of the season. Port had a cameo role in the film What To Expect When You’re Expecting, starring Jennifer Lopez.
In March 2013, Whitney father, Jeffrey Port, died from a year-long battle with kidney cancer. In November 2013, she announced her engagement to her former The City producer, Tim Rosenman, whom she began dating in 2012. They were married on November 7, 2015. In February 2017, Port and Rosenman announced they were expecting their first child. They welcomed a son, Sonny Sanford, on July 27, 2017.
In 2011, she published her work True Whit: Designing a Life of Style, Beauty, and Fun.
In 2012, she had a cameo appearance in the American comedy-drama film, What to Expect When You’re Expecting as herself.
First TV Show
From 2006 to 2008, Whitney was the main cast member in the American reality television series, The Hills as herself from season 1 to season 4.
Whitney takes assistance from the personal trainer, John Damon. John shared some of his tips for the holiday season. Because, during the holidays, people start munching on the processed and fried foods and their fitness routine is disturbed. His tips –
Always do your workout in the morning. If you do that, you don’t have to worry about the workout the whole day and can go for a party at night.
Don’t stand near food as you might get tempted to eat it.
Before going to a party, have some food or at least a protein bar, or a drink so that you eat less unhealthy food there.
Never eat finger foods as they are full of calories.
Whitney Port Favorite Things
Song – Feel the Love ft John Newman (By Rudimental)
Vacation – Belize
Brand – Whitney Eve Collection
Book – Carry The One (By Carol Anshaw)
Whitney Port Facts
She was the class President in her fifth grade at Warner Avenue Elementary School.
She had done internships in Womeno Wear Daily, and W.
She listens to her intuitions.
She is close friends with Lauren Conrad.
She had previously worked for Diane von Furstenberg.
Port had served as a fashion contributor for Teen Vogue.