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Alek Wek


Alek Wek is a fashion model best known for her work as one of the first mainstream dark-skinned African models to appear in fashion magazine covers and work both campaigns and fashion shows in mid 1990's. She also appeared in the 2001 Victoria's Secret Fashion show. Wek has appeared on the cover or has been featured in many international fashion ... See full bio »
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Known For

Black Girls Rock! 2011
(2011)
1998 VH1 Fashion Awards
1998 VH1 Fashion Awards Herself - Model
(1998)

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 2014 The Sandra Appiah Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Alek Wek (2014) ... Herself
 2014 FNL's Model Monday (TV Series)
Herself
- Alek Wek (2014) ... Herself
 2007-2013 Fashion News Live (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #14.19 (2013) ... Herself
- Episode #14.2 (2013) ... Herself
- Episode #6.40 (2009) ... Herself
- Episode #5.42 (2008) ... Herself
- Episode #4.35 (2007) ... Herself
 2012 2012 Do Something Awards (TV Special)
Herself
 2011 Black Girls Rock! 2011 (TV Movie)
Herself
 2011 Britain and Ireland's Next Top Model (TV Series)
Herself - Guest
- Episode #7.7 (2011) ... Herself - Guest
 2011 America's Next Top Model (TV Series)
Herself - Guest Judge & Model
- Alek Wek (2011) ... Herself - Guest Judge & Model
 2008-2009 Xposé (TV Series)
Herself / Herself - Supermodel
- Episode #4.14 (2009) ... Herself
- Episode #3.8 (2008) ... Herself - Supermodel (as Alex Wek)
 2008 Valentino: The Last Emperor (Documentary)
Herself
 2008 The Red Dress Collection 2007 Fashion Show (Video documentary)
Herself
 2007 Jensen! (TV Series)
Herself - Interviewee
- Episode #12.23 (2007) ... Herself - Interviewee
 2007 Tavis Smiley (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 30 August 2007 (2007) ... Herself
 2007 Lagerfeld Confidential (Documentary)
Runway Model (uncredited)
 2005 9/11/03: A Day in the Life of New York (TV Movie documentary)
Herself
 2002 Yves Saint Laurent: His Life and Times (Documentary)
Herself (uncredited)
 2001 The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show (TV Special)
Herself - Model
 2001 VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Model
 1998 1998 VH1 Fashion Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Model

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Appeared in the music video for Janet Jackson's "Got Til It's Gone" (1998) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Alex Wek

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Wek is represented by Storm Models agency. See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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She is so the supermodel type kndalife
Genuinely nice person.... Ruby_Aurora
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