Discovered at age 14 in the county of Torquay before moving to London while in primary school. Favorite shoot, her first Steven Meisel shoot for Vogue Italia. At age 16, became the youngest model to appear on the cover of British Vogue. First show was opening Anna Sui in New York. In 2004, won the best model at the British Fashion Awards. Christy Turlington and Cindy Crawford are her favorite supermodels. Currently at Cambridge University. Charity work is very important to her, working with Water Aid, The Ethical Justice Foundation, Education Africa and M&S's Plan A green initiative. Just started acting. From Spring/Summer 03 to Spring/Summer 08 walked in 181 fashion shows. Favorite books: Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights and Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness. (all info from Zainab Jama interview from i-D Magazine, March 2009).