Stella Maxwell

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Stella Maxwell
Stella Maxwell as Whiplash.jpg
Maxwell in 2015
Born Stella Maynes Maxwell
(1990-05-15) 15 May 1990 (age 28)
Brussels, Belgium
Occupation Fashion model
Partner(s) Kristen Stewart (Dec. 2016 – present)[1]
Modelling information
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)[2]
Hair colour Blonde
Eye colour Blue

Stella Maynes Maxwell (born 15 May 1990) is a New Zealander model known for being a Victoria's Secret Angel and the face of Max Factor.

Early life[edit]

Maxwell was born in Brussels, Belgium to Northern Irish parents,[4] Stella Maynes and former Diplomat Maurice Maxwell,[5][6] she has three older siblings. Maxwell was raised in Belgium until she was 13 years old,[7] where she attended the European School, Woluwe. She then moved with her family to Canberra, Australia,[7] where they stayed for one year[8] before moving to Wellington, New Zealand when she was 14.[7] She attended Queen Margaret College and the University of Otago, where she was discovered as a model.[7]


She walked the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2014[9][10] where she was credited. She has been a Victoria's Secret Angel since 2015.[11][12]

In 2016, Maxwell was voted No. 1 in 2016 Maxim's "Hot 100 List".[13]

Personal life[edit]

Maxwell splits her time between Los Angeles, California and New York City, New York.[14]

Since late 2016, she has been in a relationship with actress Kristen Stewart.[15]


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  2. ^ "Stella Maxwell". Fashion Model Directory. Archived from the original on July 30, 2015. Retrieved March 28, 2017. 
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  4. ^ Britt McCamey (September 26, 2015). "Meet:Stella Maxwell". Oyster. Archived from the original on September 15, 2015. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  5. ^ London, Bianca (30 April 2015). "She is the daughter of a diplomat who counts Miley Cyrus as a close pal and her favourite pastime is playing scrabble: Meet Stella Maxwell... Victoria's Secret's ONLY British Angel". Daily Mail. Retrieved 6 October 2016. 
  6. ^ Bianca London (December 2015). "Meet Stella Maxwell, Victoria's Secret Only British Angel". 
  7. ^ a b c d Lucy Buckland (June 20, 2015). "Who is Stella Maxwell?". Daily Mirror. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  8. ^ "All about the 10 new Victoria's Secret Angels of 2015". Vogue Australia. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  9. ^ Julia Frank (November 6, 2014). "These are the models confirmed for the 2014 Victoria's Secret show". Vogue Australia. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  10. ^ Liana Satenstein (December 1, 2014). "Meet 7 New Faces of the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show". Vogue. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  11. ^ Jonathan Borge (April 28, 2015). "Victoria's Secret Adds 10 New Angels to Its All-Star Roster". InStyle. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  12. ^ Scarlett Kilcooley-O'Halloran (April 28, 2015). "Victoria's Secret Announces 10 New Angels". Vogue UK. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  13. ^ "Stella Maxwell Tops Maxim Hot 100". 
  14. ^ Natasha Stagg. "Stella Maxwell Cleans Up". V. Retrieved June 20, 2015. 
  15. ^ Marquina, Sierra. "Kristen Stewart and Stella Maxwell Hold Hands, Go on Theme Park Date — See the Pic". Usmagazine. 

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