Kate Moss Net Worth: How Rich is the British Model Actually

Last Updated on August 6, 2023 by Benjamin Mulany

Kate Moss is a style icon and among the most well-known fashionistas of the supermodel era. In case you didn’t know, she became famous globally during the so-called “Heroin Chic” fashion movement of the 1990s. Along with modeling, Moss expanded her footprint and personal brand in the fashion industry by investing in many luxury clothing and fragrance brands. British supermodel Kate Moss net worth is valued at $70 million as of February 2023.

Full NameKate Moss
Famous NameKatherine Ann Moss
Net Worth$70 million
ProfessionSupermodel, Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur
Birth Date16 January 1974 (age 49)
Birth PlaceCroydon, London, England
Ex-husbandJamie Hince
Last UpdatedFebruary 2023
Kate Moss Bio

Key Takeaways:

Early Life

On January 16, 1974, in Croydon, Greater London, Kate Moss was born with the real name “Katherine Ann Moss.” Her mom Linda Rosina Moss worked as a bartender, and her father Peter Edward Moss work for an airline company. Miss Moss was brought up in the borough Addiscombe and Sanderstead neighborhoods of South London.

She has a half-sister named Lottie as well as a younger brother named Nick. When Moss was 13 years old, her parents got separated. Later, she attended Riddlesdown High School and Ridgeway Primary School in Purley. In her early teens, Kate had to do a number of retail jobs to support her family.

Kate Moss Net Worth and Career

Kate Moss started her modeling career in 1988 after Sarah Doukas the owner of “Storm Model Management” saw Moss at New York City’s JFK Airport. As a rookie model, she began to show up in Corinne Day’s photographs for the British magazine “The Face.”

Following many other famous photo shoots. Moss became known as the “anti-supermodel” in the early 1990s. She had a distinct aesthetic from other well-known supermodels at the time.

She wasn’t as tall or curvaceous as famous models like Cindy Crawford and Naomi Campbell. Moss has a “waifish” body type, according to observers, and the modeling industry liked the new look and trend that she brought.

Moss came to represent the ‘heroin chic’ aesthetic trend of the time. This basic look characterizes by a pale complexion, black bags beneath the eyes, and a lean figure. But, there was some debate about Kate’s new look with some viewers wondering if she had an eating disorder.

Moss had already become the face of “Calvin Klein” when she reached 18 years old. She also modeled with star Mark Wahlberg for the perfume “Obsession.” Her big break came with doing advertisements, which made her famous worldwide.

Moss made her debut in British Fashion magazines in 1993. She collaborated with fashion icons like Claudia Schiffer, Naomi Campbell, and Cindy Crawford along the way. Furthermore, Moss also appeared on the covers of several magazines, “British Vogue” being the most prominent.

A few years later, Moss had an appearance in the comedy short film “Blackadder: Back & Forth,” alongside “Rowan Atkinson” and “Tony Robinson.” Additionally, Moss got featured in many reputable fashion publications in the UK, the US, and France, such as “Vogue,” “Vanity Fair,” “W,” “The Face,” and “Another Man.”

As a result of her size zero and rebellious attitude, Moss gathered international recognition as a fashion star. Kate Moss has had many appearances in music videos as well. Over the years, she has also acted in a number of movies “Including Red Nose Day Actually,” “Zoolander 2,” and “The Boy in the Dress.”

Moss’s second line for “Topshop clothing” was revealed on April 30, 2014. Her debut collection for Topshop led to a profitable partnership with the company as well.

Moss also established “Kate Moss Modeling Agency” in September 2016, Jordan Barrett, Esmé Creed-Miles, and Rita Ora are a few of her prominent clients.

In addition to being an international model, Kate Moss is also a major investor in many startup ventures like “Kerastase haircare products” and “St. Tropez self-tan.”

In 2022, Kate Moss had been appointed creative director of Diet Coke as the brand celebrated its 40th year.

Personal Life

From 1994 to 1997, Kate Moss dated the famous actor and director Johnny Depp. Later in 2022, when Moss was asked to testify during Depp’s lawsuit case with his ex-wife Amber Heard, their personal relationship was once again discussed in news.

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In the 2000s, Kate had a long-term relationship with Jefferson Hack, the editor of the publication “Dazed & Confused.” They had one baby together when they were dating. Pete Doherty and Moss were dating from 2005 until 2007.

Early 2011 saw her tie the knot with The Kills guitarist Jamie Hince. The marriage ended in divorce four years later. Additionally, she dated German nobility Count Nikolai von Bismarck as well.

Kate Moss Net Worth

Kate Moss is among the top-paid supermodels in the world with an estimated net worth of around $70 million as of February 2023.

Kate’s different businesses and investments bring in over $3 million each year. She continues to receive large royalties from her films, images, and advertising.

She owns properties in Manchester and London. Her property in London is valued at $18 million.

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