Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Coleen Rooney McLoughlin

Born 3 April 1986
Coleen Rooney ( McLoughlin ) in Liverpool, Merseyside, England) is the wife of Manchester United F.C. and England football star Wayne Rooney. She was also one of the more prominent WAGs during the 2006 World Cup.

Coleen has her own column in the celebrity magazine Closer entitled "Welcome to My World", for which she earns up to £100,000. however she left "closer" in 2008 and now writes a weekly column for "ok" magazine, for an undisclosed sum. Coleen writes about her style and news

Coleen tried her hand at presenting, when in May 2006, she assisted Sir Trevor McDonald on his show Tonight with Trevor McDonald in a programme about genetic Rett syndrome, a cause obviously close to her heart.

She won the Ariel high street fashion award (as voted for by the public) for 'Best Dressed Female', turning up to the event in a Topshop dress. She presented awards at the ELLE Style awards, Television awards and also presented an award to Best Dressed Female at Aintree in which she handed out the prizes, which included a shopping bag from McLoughlin's favourite store, Liverpool boutique Cricket.

Coleen was paid £500,000 to be the face of the LG Electronics Chocolate mobile phone advertising campaign. She has a £1.5 million deal with Nike Women Sportswear, a £2 million arrangement with Harper Collins to write a style jokebook and a £1.5 million deal to be the face of Asda. She was also paid £150,000 to make a documentary about her upbringing called Coleen's Mimsy.

Coleen has an exercise DVD on sale in the UK, entitled Coleen McLoughlin's Brand New Body Workout, which became a bestseller. For the DVD she was paid £250,000.

She was paid £3 million to front the George at Asda campaign.

Coleen's autobiography, "Welcome to My World", was released in March. She now has a wealth of over £8 million.

Currently, Coleen hosts the ITV2 programme Coleen's Real Women in which she tries to get 'real women' who aren't typical size zero models to be the cover girls for big brands such as Avon. The series is currently being aired in the UK but is being put on a hold during her honeymoon with Wayne. The second series will start when she returns.

Coleen caused some controversy after being chosen to appear in British Vogue. Some people felt that she was unworthy of such a celebrity status.Editor Alexandra Shulman defended the magazine's decision, calling McLoughlin "beautiful" and praising her "brilliant sense of style"

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