Carolyn Murphy is an internationally acclaimed Fashion Model turned actress who was born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida, USA on August 11, 1975.
At the age of 16, her career began whe n her mother enrolled her in a modeling school in hopes of her daughter earning money for school and getting over her shyness. She was spotted by Mary Lou Nash, owner and operator of Mary Lou's Models, a modeling agency and after seeing her potentials, Murphy started modeling locally throughout Florida for ads and magazines and Alabama and as well as in other countries, like Japan and Paris.

In 1991, after she graduated from high school Murphy moved to Milan to further her modeling career. Mario Testino spotted her in Paris and photographed her for French Vogue. Her career took off after that.

In 1994 she cut her hair short, similar to Mia Farrow's pixie cut and she became the face of Prada. This made her even more popular and soon she was in major magazines like Harpers Bazaar and Vogue.

In 1995, Anna Wintour had Steven Meisel photographed her for American Vogue i and he began to use her for other campaigns, like Dolce Gabbana, Max Mara, and Calvin Klein.

In 1998 Carolyn Murphy was named VH1's "Model of the Year" at the 1998 Fashion Awards. She also started an acting career with the role of Dubbie the Blonde in Barry Levinson's Liberty Heights in 1999.

Carolyn Murphy has daughter named Dylan Bleu who was born in December 2000 from her marriage to Jake Schroeder whom she was married to from 1999 until their divorced in 2001. She currently lives on a small farm in Central California, where she raises her daughter, surfs, rides horses and tends her garden.

Most Recent Campaigns/Career Highlights:

California Style Magazine July 2009 (Magazine Cover)

The Godfather - American Vogue published in May 2009 (Editorial), Steven Meisel - Photographer

The Swimsuit Issue - V Magazine (Editorial)

Estee Lauder Contract 2009 (Advertising)

Supermom - American Vogue (Editorial)

Estee Lauder Contract 2008 (Advertising)

Banana Republic Fall/Winter 2008 (Advertising)

Lord & Taylor Fall/Winter 2008 (Advertising)

Estee Lauder Sensuous Fall/Winter 2008 (Advertising)

New York Trends - Harper's Bazaar (Editorial)

- Featured on the cover of French Vogue, photographed by Raymond Meier
- Appeared on cover of W magazine
- Appeared on cover of French Elle
- Appeared on the cover of Italian Vogue, photographed by Steven Meisel and French Vogue

- Became the face of Gucci
- Appeared on the cover of Vogue

- Appeared in Calvin Klein and Dolce & Gabbana advertising campaigns
- Posed for the Pirelli calendar
- Appeared on the cover of British Vogue
- Featured on second cover for British Vogue of the year
- Named VH1/Vogue Model of the Year

- Renewed contract with Calvin Klein, and appears in Versace ad campaign
- Dated and married surf-shop owner Jake Schroeder
- Featured on the cover of Vogue as one of the Models of the Millennium
- Appeared in the movie Liberty Heights Story

- Renewed contract with Versace
- Became the face of MaxMara and Harry Winston

- Named as Estee Lauder's newest spokesperson

- Divorced from Schroeder
- Began dating Incubus front man Brandon Boyd
- Posed in Sports Illustrated calendar
- Stared in Incubus' video "Are You In?”
- Closed the Spring Versace couture show in Paris and Spring Marc Jacobs show in New York

- Photographed by Karl Lagerfeld for Fendi
- Separated from Boyd
- Featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated
- Appeared in Tonight Show with Lay Leno

- Signed a contract as the face of Tiffany & Co.
- Appeared in the Versace campaign alongside Daria Werbowy, Kate Moss, Christy Turlington, and Angela Lindvall

- Photographed by Mario Testino Lord & Taylor's re-branding advertising campaign
- Named the 6th highest-paid model in the world according to Forbes, making $5 million in 2006.
- Appeared on the cover of French Vogue

- Renewed contract with Lord & Taylor
- Named the world's 8th highest-paid model by Forbes, having made a reported $4.5 million in 2007
- Appeared in the Vogue feature on Patrick Robinson, photographed by Norman Jean Roy
- Appeared in Harper's Bazaar editorial wearing fall's new trends from New York, photographed by Peter Lindbergh
- Opened the New York stock exchange with Hilary Rhoda and Elizabeth Hurley

- Featured in Forbes world's highest-paid models, making an estimated $3 million

Carolyn Murphy's name is connected to different fashion and beauty brands, among the many are: _
Anna Sui
Banana Republic
Calvin Klein
Dolce & Gabbana
Estee Lauder
Harper Bazaar
Karl Lagerfeld
Lord and Taylor
Marc Jacobs
Stella McCartney
Tiffany & Co.

London: IMG London
Milan: IMG Milano
New York: IMG

Vital Statistics:
Height: _176 cm
Bust: _84 cm
Waist :_58 cm
Hips: _86 cm

My favorite! Carolyn Murphy's Estee Lauder Sensuous Fall/Winter 2008 Advertising photographed by
List of books: Carolyn,Murphy

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