Nicole Trunfio

Nicole Trunfio (born 16 March 1986) is an Australian model.

Nicole Trunfio
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Trunfio in 2012
Born (1986-03-16) 16 March 1986 (age 35)
Australind, Australia
Years active2002–present
(m. 2016)
Modeling information
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Hair colorDark brown
Eye colorHazel
AgencyIMG Models (Worldwide)[1]
Iconic Management (Berlin)[2]


Trunfio was the winner of the third installment of the Australian television series Supermodel of Australia in 2002 and came second in the international version, Supermodel of the World.[3]

She has modelled for various Australian as well as international designers including Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Christian Dior, Gucci, Fendi, Missoni, Roberto Cavalli, Vivienne Westwood, Valentino, Victoria's Secret, Sweetface, and Neiman Marcus. She has appeared in campaigns for Karl Lagerfeld, D&G, Sonia Rykiel, Lacoste, Sisley, Anne Taylor, BCBG Max Azria, Chadwick's and Guess. Trunfio has worked with photographers such as Richard Avedon for Kenneth Cole campaign, Patrick Demarchelier for Harpers Bazaar, Steven Klein for D&G campaign, Peter Lindbergh for Italian Vogue, Terry Richardson for British Vogue, Greg Kadel, Melvin Sokosky, Russell James, and is the current face of Ulta.

In 2006, Trunfio began several years of studying acting in New York City at Stella Adler Studio. She attended NIDA, and was featured in the Australian movie Two Fists, One Heart playing the role of Italian temptress Jessica.

She served as a mentor for the female models in the second season of the American version of Make Me a Supermodel. She was also a mentor for one of the three teams on the first season of The Face Australia.[4] Trunfio replaced Miranda Kerr as the face of David Jones' winter 2011 launch.

Trunfio is represented by IMG Models in New York City, Iconic Management in Berlin and Viviens Model Management in Australia.


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 February 2018. Retrieved 4 February 2018.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 February 2018. Retrieved 4 February 2018.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Supermodel Nicole Trunfio: Jewelry, Beautiful Babies & New York City". Billabout. Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 1 July 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ Knox, David (9 January 2009). "Aussie model to mentor American Supermodel". Archived from the original on 17 January 2009. Retrieved 9 January 2009. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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