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Anna Wintour

Biography

Fashion icon who all became famous because the editor-in-chief of Vogue Newspaper in 1988. She started directing Conde Nast, which publishes Vogue, in 2013. She initial broke in to the style industry by functioning at London’s Biba store at fifteen. She became known for a personal bob haircut and generally wearing designer sun shades. She acquired two kids — Katharine and Charles — with her hubby David Shaffer. The few provides since divorced. She actually is rumored to end up being the motivation behind Meryl Streep’s personality within the 2006 film The Devil Wears Prada.

Quick Facts


Full Name Anna Wintour
Date Of Birth November 3, 1949
Place Of Birth London, England
Height 1.7 m
Profession Journalist
Education North London Collegiate School
Nationality British
Spouse Shelby Bryan, David Shaffer
Children Bee Shaffer, Charles Shaffer
Parents Charles Wintour, Eleanor Trego Baker
Siblings Patrick Wintour, Gerald Wintour, James Wintour, Nora Wintour
Movies Manolo: the Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards, The First Monday in May, The Last Impresario, Mademoiselle C
TV Shows The Fashion Fund, Fashion Fund: Extras
Star Sign Scorpio

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#Fact
1Brother Patrick is the Political Editor of the UK's The Guardian newspaper.
2An absolute no-no in her fashion books: head-to-toe black.
3Some of her favorite things include: (play) "Skylight" by David Hare / (musical) "Kiss Me, Kate" by Cole Porter / (comedian) James Corden / (action star) Hugh Jackman / (game) Tennis / (book) "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen / (museum) Metropolitan (NYC) / (flower) Tuberose / (restaurant) Balthazar / (food) avocado (hates broccoli) / (dessert) Coffee Ice Cream / (invention) any Apple product /(guilty pleasure) Homeland (2011), etc.
4Suffers from arachnophobia (fear of spiders).
5Counts Scarlett O'Hara as the most fashionable literary figure.
6Is a teetotaler.
7Is a big fan of Game of Thrones (2011), even finding the costume design to be particularly appealing.
8In the 1970s, Anna worked as a fashion editor for Penthouse Magazine publisher Bob Guccione's erotic publication, "VIVA - International Magazine for Women".
9Mother of producer Bee Shaffer from her marriage to child psychiatrist David Shaffer.
10Is a good friend of Roger Federer and she attended some of his matches at the US Open. Counts his Wimbledon 2009 final victory over Andy Roddick as her all-time favorite match.
11She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2008 Queen's Birthday Honors List for her services to British journalism and British fashion in the USA.
12Has raised over $ 10 million dollar for AIDS charities since 1990.
13Showed a good sense of humor when she attended the premiere of The Devil Wears Prada (2006) wearing Prada.
14Editor-in-chief of American "Vogue" since 1988.
15Her former assistant Lauren Weisberger (1999-2000) wrote the book "The Devil Wears Prada", which was a thinly veiled account of the hellish life of a fashion magazine editor's assistant and is based upon Weisberger's own experiences. The main character Miranda Priestly is supposedly based upon Wintour. The book was eventually made into the movie The Devil Wears Prada (2006).
16Reportedly warned major fashion designers that they would be banished from "Vogue"'s pages if they make cameo appearances on The Devil Wears Prada (2006) because the character of "Miranda Priestly", played by Meryl Streep, is believed to be based on her.
17Has often been the target of various animal rights organizations such as P.E.T.A. due to her use of fur in "Vogue".
18Has two children with David Shaffer, Charles "Charlie" (b. 1987) and Katherine "Bee" (b. 1989).


Costume Department

Costume Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Glee2012-2013TV Series wardrobe - 3 episodes

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ocean's Eight2018post-production
Zoolander 22016Anna Wintour

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jennifer Lopez: Dance Again2014TV Movie documentary special thanks
Valentino: The Last Emperor2008Documentary thanks: bacione gigantesco
Seamless2005Documentary special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Burberry A/W 2017: Red Carpet Highlights2017Documentary shortHerself
Inside Dior2017TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
Wimbledon2015-2016TV SeriesHerself - Spectator
Serena2016DocumentaryHerself
Live from the Red Carpet: The 2016 Tony Awards2016TV MovieHerself
The 70th Annual Tony Awards2016TV SpecialHerself
The Zoolander Legacy2016Video documentary shortHerself
Late Night with Seth Meyers2014-2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself - Message to Younger Self / Herself
Keeping Up with the Kardashians2016TV SeriesHerself
The Fashion Fund2016TV SeriesJudge
The First Monday in May2016DocumentaryHerself
The Magic Diner2015ShortHerself
Woman of the Year2015ShortHerself
Today at Wimbledon2015TV SeriesHerself - Spectator
Live from the Red Carpet: The 2015 Tony Awards2015TV MovieHerself
The 69th Annual Tony Awards2015TV MovieHerself - Audience Member
Zoolander Returns to the Runway2015ShortHerself
Annabel's: A String of Naked Lightbulbs2014DocumentaryHerself
Posh People: Inside Tatler2014TV Series documentaryHerself
73 Questions2014TV Series documentary shortHerself
The 68th Annual Tony Awards2014TV SpecialHerself - Audience Member
Dior et Moi2014DocumentaryHerself (uncredited)
Entertainment Tonight2009-2014TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Editor, Vogue Magazine
The Last Impresario2013DocumentaryHerself - Interviewee
Mademoiselle C2013DocumentaryHerself
In Vogue: The Editor's Eye2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
Venus and Serena2012DocumentaryHerself
The Colbert Report2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Visionaries: Inside the Creative Mind2011TV Series documentaryHerself
The Day Before2010TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2010TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Bill Cunningham New York2010DocumentaryHerself
Late Show with David Letterman2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest
60 Minutes2009TV Series documentaryHerself (segment "Vogue, Anna Wintour")
The September Issue2009DocumentaryHerself
British Style Genius2008TV Series documentaryHerself - Editor, US Vogue
Valentino: The Last Emperor2008DocumentaryHerself
Imagine2003-2008TV Series documentaryHerself
Marc Jacobs & Louis Vuitton2007TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Barbara Walters Summer Special2006TV SeriesHerself - Guest
E! True Hollywood Story2006TV Series documentaryHerself - Vogue Magazine
American Masters2006TV Series documentaryHerself
Seamless2005DocumentaryHerself
Fashion Week Diaries2005TV Movie documentaryHerself
Charlie Rose1995-2002TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Catwalk1995DocumentaryHerself
Hi Octane1994TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Extra2016TV SeriesHerself
Ok! TV2015TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHerself
House of Style: Music, Models and MTV2012TV Movie documentaryHerself
60 Minutes2010-2012TV Series documentaryHerself (segment "Vogue, Anna Wintour")
Bloomberg Game Changers2011TV Series documentaryHerself - Editor, Vogue Magazine

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#Trademark
1Her hairstyle: a Louise Brooks bob

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