Josie Maran – A Beautiful American Model

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Birth name: Johanna Selhorst Maran

Date of Birth: May 8, 1978

Place of Birth: Menlo Park, California, U.S.

Nationality: American

Origin: Russian/Jewish

Occupation: Model, actress

Height: 5 ft 7 in, 170 cm

Measurements: 34C-23-34 (US); 86.5-58.5-86.5 (EU)

Famous for: Josie Maran is best known for her quite successful modeling career.


I love creating beauty recipes in my kitchen.

I’m a free spirit who loves to be barefoot or in organic high heels.

Interesting Facts:

  • Josia started her modeling career at age of 12 when an agent spotted her at a local barbecue restaurant.
  • She was 17 years old when she signed with the Elite modeling agency of Los Angeles and started her professional modeling career.
  • Josie appeared in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for two consecutive years (2001, 2002).
  • In June 2007, she launched her own natural cosmetics product line “Josie Maran Cosmetics”.
  • Maran appeared in about 10 films and in a number of television shows.
  • Josie is a member of fledgling rock band called "Darling", along with Nicole Richie.
  • She has a daughter Rumi Joon with her boyfriend Ali Alborzi.

Maran in one sentence – Josie is a gorgeous, charming and an intelligent woman with a beautiful smile.

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Always remember that true beauty comes from within.