Sofia Richie got media popular as an American social media personality, model, and fashion designer. She hit fame when she started working with Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, and Adidas as a model. Sofia is also famous as the daughter of singer Lionel Richie and sister of television personality Nicole Richie.
Richie is working as a face of popular brands like Tommy Hilfiger, Michael Kors, and Adidas. She launched her fashion collection of colorful swimwear with Frankie’s Bikini on July 8, 2019.
Early Life of Sofia Richie
Sofia Richie was born on August 24, 1998, in Los Angeles, California, United States. As of now, she is 24 years old. Her birth sign is Virgo and cuts her birthday cake on the 24th of August. Her full name is Sofia Richie Grainge. His parents are Lionel Richie (father) and Diane Alexander (mother). Lionel works as a musician while Diane is a dancer and designer.
Her adopted sister, Nicole Richie is an American tv personality. Her biological brother, Miles Richie is a singer. Sofia’s paternal grandparents are Alberta R. Foster and Lionel/Lyonel Brockman Richie while Theodore T. “Ted” Alexander and Marilyn J. Gilbert are her paternal grandparents.
She has American citizenship and belongs to mixed ethnicity (African-American, English, Scottish, French-Canadian, Greek, and Scots-Irish/Northern Irish). She follows the Judaism religion. Sofia joined Oaks Christian School.
Sofia Richie and Elliot Grainge’s Wedding
Richie is married to a music executive, Elliot Grainge. They met each other for the very first time at the family get-together and were friends for many years. Richie announced her relationship with Elliot by posting a birthday wish with a picture of themself kissing on Elliot’s birthday in April 2021.
Elliot proposed to her by getting on her knees with flowers and candles on 20th Apr 2022. They tied the wedding knot in presence of their friends and family in the South of France on April 22, 2023. Their grand wedding was venued at the luxury Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc on the French Riviera where her father walked her down the aisle.
She wore a beaded ivory gown for her wedding day. The popular guest at their wedding included Paris Hilton, Cameron Diaz, and Nicole Richie. She was blooming like a flower in her wedding dress and was smiling from ear to ear for her own wedding photoshoot.
Sofia Richie’s Past Relationship
Sofia has dated a bunch of guys in her past days. In 2020, she dated an army strategist Matthew Morton. They announced their relationship by spotting on a dinner date at Nobu in Malibu. They separated as both of them were not interested in a serious relationship at that time.
From 2017 to 2020, she was in a relationship with American media personality, Scott Disick. In 2017, they were spotted for the very first time as a couple and they had an age gap of 15 years. They dated for three years and split many times before officially ending it in July 2020.
She was in a relationship with Brooklyn Peltz Beckham from 2016 to 2017. They were spotted at midnight in the Beverly Hills area of Los Angeles. In 2016, she was in a relationship with Jake Andrews. She dated a footballer, Jake from 2015 to 2016. They stayed as a friend after their breakup.
She dated Miles Canter from 2014 to 2015. They separated ways in February only after 9 months of dating. From 2012 to 2020, she dated a singer, Jaden Smith.
In 2016, she was in a relationship with a Canadian singer, Justin Bieber. In August 2016, they shared the same Jett while traveling to Japan and Mexico. She was rumored with Anwar Hadid and Samir Nasri in 2016.
Sofia Richie’s Net Worth & Salary
As of 2023, she has an estimated net worth of $8 million. This is the outcome of her career as a Social media personality, model, and fashion designer. Her annual salary is $500k. The beauty and other products which she is endorsed are Darya Hope, Lulus, Suspicious Antwerp, Nip + Fab, Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, Cotton On, and Cheetos.
She and Kris Jenner has signed a contract with the show Keeping Up with the Kardashians! At that time she was dating Scott and she signed the deal for her appearance on the show. The Mermade Hair is a signature hair waver sponsored by Richie. She also has the sponsorship of Sunday Riley.
She is living in her grand mansion which is located in Brentwood Park estate. She and her partner, Ellaine paid a whooping amount of $27 million for their dream mansion. The house covers an area of 10,779 square feet, with 6 bedrooms, and 9 bathrooms. Sofia and her ex-boyfriend, Scott bought a house which is located in Malibu at $19.9 million.
Sofia Richie’s Height & Tattoos
Her height is 5 feet 6 inches and weighs 58 kg. She has a body measurement of 34-26.5-35 inches and has hazel eyes with blonde hair. She wears a shoe size of 7.5(US) and a dress size of 8(US).
Altogether Sophia has seven tattoos. She has a tattoo of Richie behind her ear and carved a cross on her finger. She has a tattoo of 13:4 on her neck. On her thumb, she has tattoos of MBR. She wrote clarity, initial, writing, and writing on her neck, ankle, and wrist respectively.
Professional Career of Sofia Richie
- She is an American tv personality and model by profession.
- Sofia stepped into the modeling industry after appearing on Elle Magazine’s Who What Wear’ feature spread.
- After that, she was featured in magazines like Nation A-list Magazine cover story.
- She also works with Teen Vogue and Olay Skincare to promote the #FreshtoSchool online campaign.
- She was a face of Mary Grace Swim and was signed on by Select Model Management.
- As a model, she worked for Elle, Vanity Fair Italia, Unleashed, and Love Culture and was featured on the cover of the Popular and ASOS Magazine.
- Some of her commercial campaigns for brands are Brandy Melville, and Young & Reckless.
- She launched a colorful swimwear collection with Frankie’s Bikinis on July 8, 2019.
- Also, she designed a clothing collection called “Sofia Richie x Missguided on September 17, 2019.
- In 2015, Sofia became the face of Madonna’s exclusive clothing line Material Girl in the Fall.
- She was approached by designer Stella McCartney to attend the Met Ball in 2015.
- She modeled for brands like Tommy Hilfiger, Moschino, Pretty Little Things, Adidas Originals and Foot Locker.
Movies & TV shows
In 2014, she played in the tv show, Candidly Nicole for three episodes. She also appeared in tv shows like Red, White, Bootsy, Flip It Like Disick, and Keeping Up with the Kardashians. She played in a movie name Ocean’s 8 in 2018.
FAQs of Sofia Richie
Does Sofia Richie have a godfather?
Her godfather was Michael and she is also friends with his daughter, Paris. Her godfather, Michael was a singer.
Did Sofia Richie meet an accident?
Yes, she had an accident when she was only 16 years old. While she was playing scooter, she broke her hip bone. She fell in a Segway accident.
Were Sofia Richie and Lewis Hamilton in a relationship?
Yes, Sofia and Lewis Hamilton were in a relationship. When she broke her fling with Canadian singer, Justin Bieber she was in a relationship with Lewis. They had an age gap of 14 years and as a couple they even Paris Fashion Week in 2017.
Did Sofia Richie support Olivia Jade’s Red Table Talk interview?
Yes, Olivia Jade supported Sofia in her Red Table Talk interview. They had a scandal in the college admissions but after years of the scandal, Olivia supported her for her interview.
Has Sofia Richie experienced racism?
Yes, she experienced racism. Many people didn’t know that she belongs to a black background so she faced racism in her neighborhood of hometown. Due to her light facial color, she didn’t experience racism in her modeling career.