Name: Petra Nemcova
Birth Name: 
Petra Nemcova
Birth Date: 
June 24, 1979
Birth Place: 
Karviná, Czech Republic
Model / Entertainer
Relationship Status: 
Dating Sean Penn
Celebrity Ranking # 429

Stars Show Up For Mandela In Monaco

Posted Monday September 3, 2007 9:15 PM GMT

In a star studded event, Nelson Mandela was recently honored at a high profile charity ball held in his name in Monaco. Mandela was personally welcomed by Price Albert, who gave a speech praising the man affectionately known as Madiba for his tireless fight against poverty, AIDS and crime.

Joining Prince Albert in honoring Mandela were celebrities from across the globe, with a quick snapshot including: Bono from U2, supermodels Naomi Campbell, Petra Nemcova, and Victoria Silvstedt, and US actor Morgan Freeman.


Petra Nemcova Goes Vegan For The Fish

Posted Tuesday July 31, 2007 4:08 PM GMT

Supermodel tsunami survivor Petra Nemcova has spent each day since the December 2004 tragedy trying to make the world a better place. She even launched the Happy Hearts Fund, which aims at "helping children who've suffered loss or hardship as a result of natural, economic or health-related disasters."

With her charitable efforts not being enough, Nemcova has now become a vegan after learning about the planet's rapidly depleting fish stocks. The Czech Republic born model gave up meat and dairy in February because "she wants to set an example and help save ocean life."


Petra Nemcova Gives Reality A Chance

Posted Friday July 13, 2007 4:52 PM GMT

She’s been all over fashion magazines. She’s been linked to British singer James Blunt. And now Petra Nemcova has ventured into the trendy world of reality television.

Petra is making waves with her new reality television show “A Model Life With Petra Nemcova” to air on cable channel TLC. The show premieres tonight at 10pm.


Live Earth: Al Gore's Global Party

Posted Sunday July 8, 2007 3:41 PM GMT

As reported previously by the Gossip Girls, the series of Live Earth concerts across seven continents got started off with a bang yesterday (July 7). Just 24 hours later, the global party has come to an end - but the hope is that the event's message will live on for quite some time to come.

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Petra Nemcova’s Model Life

Posted Friday July 6, 2007 3:12 PM GMT

She survived the horrific Southeast Asian tsunami and now Petra Nemcova is all about making a difference in the lives of others.

The Czech model is doing everything she can to make her life have meaning. She’s mentoring young models, and even heading up an organization called Happy Hearts Funds, which raises money for children who have been victimized by natural, economic, or health related hardship.


CFDA Awards Keep It Fashionable

Posted Tuesday June 5, 2007 6:21 PM GMT

It was a big night for the fashion world, as the Council of Fashion Designers of America hit New York City. Elisha Cuthbert, Eva Mendes and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were among the celebs in attendance. Some say it could be called the Oscar Awards for the fashion world.

The New York Public Library was the setting for the event. Ocean’s Thirteen’s Ellen Barkin was the host of the evening, arriving just in time to start the show.


Uncomfortable Cannes For Blunt and Nemcova

Posted Thursday May 24, 2007 9:02 PM GMT

With so many celebrities swapping from partner to partner, events such as the Cannes Film Festival tend to lead to a fair share of awkward moments and undesirable run-ins.

Coming as little surprise, this year has been no different than the rest. First it was Kid Rock bolting from a restaurant at first sight of ex Pam Anderson. Now, James Blunt has joined Kid by skipping a lavish party in Cannes when ex-love Petra Nemcova arrived in town.


Leonardo DiCaprio Lets Loose With Petra

Posted Monday April 30, 2007 4:34 PM GMT

When he was out clubbing Friday night, Leonardo DiCaprio seemed to be having a really good time. The only problem with that is that he was spotted with a hottie other than his supposed fiancee, Bar Refaeli.

Petra Nemcova, fresh off the James Blunt boat, was observed to be getting a bit close to Leo. "He looked like he was all over her," says a witness. "They were together from before 12:30 to around 2:30. He was holding her waist and touching her arm. Also, he was smoking up a storm - chain-smoking, almost."