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Supermodel Alek Wek
About Alek Wek
When Elle chose Alek Wek for the cover of their November 1997 issue, they were taking what many magazines considered a risk: a dark-skinned African girl on your cover did not, theoretically, sell issues. The result, however, was monumental reader response with letters-to-the-editor from women and men ecstatic about seeing the standards of beauty in fashion redefined.

As Oprah commented when Alek appeared on her show, "If you'd been on the cover of a magazine when I was growing up, I would have had a different concept of who I was."

Born in Southern Sudan, Alek was raised as a part of the Dinka tribe. At fourteen the civil war forced her to flee to London with her younger sister, where they were later joined by their mother and siblings. It was in ... read more

20 mar 06 Alek Wek - Added 49 pics, 6 big scans, 2 models talk movies and a bio
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Birthday:April 16
Height:180 cm
Bust:86 cm
Waist:59 cm
Hips:88 cm
Agencies:Alek Wek agencies and pictures
Pictures:Picture gallery 1 - Picture gallery 2
Picture gallery 3 - Picture gallery 4
Picture gallery 5
Big scans:6 Images

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