Lena Gercke in a German international Model and TV host.
After having made further experiences in the fashion industry, in 2006, a friend of Lena enrolled the then 17-year-old aspiring model to the ProSieben TV show “Germany`s next Topmodel” hosted by Heidi Klum.
Winning the title “Germany`s next Topmodel” in 2006 with a rising career, Lena did not lose her focus on an academic education and finished school successfully in 2007 with an Abitur as a degree.
From then on nothing stood in the way of a triumphant modeling career. Working in cities such as Athens, Milano, Paris, London and New York, Lena has walked on fashion shows for designers Custo Barcelona, John Ribbe, and Laurel, amongst others.
But this was only one of the modeling fields which yielded success for Lena. For example, in the years between 2006 and 2014 Lena has been the face of numerous campaigns: Oui Set, Microsoft, Katjes, Mexx Fragrances, H&M, Gant, Hugo Boss Green, Laurel, Ebay, Opel, Gilette, Karstadt, Intimissimi, Calzedonia, Theory, ghd and more.
She appeared in editorials for GQ Germany, GQ Spain, InStyle UK, US Glamour and US and German Cosmopolitan.
Besides her modeling career, Lena is well known for her work for German and Austrian TV shows. She has been the host of the Puls 4 TV show “Austria`s next Topmodel” for four years and she also was a regular host on the ProSieben TV show ,,red! – Stars, Lifestyle & More” during the last years.
From September until December 2013, she was also part of the jury panel of the German version of the Show “America`s got Talent” called “Das Supertalent” on one of Germany`s biggest TV stations RTL Television.
She is dating Real Madrid footballer Sami Khedira. She lives in Berlin and New York, but now spends most of her time in Madrid to be close to Khedira