The daughter of a Cape Verdean mother and an Irish and Italian father, the ascension of Amber Rose is what American dreams are made from. Born and raised on the streets of South Philadelphia, she quickly learned the values and lessons it took to survive. Like a young Oliver Twist, she used her wits together with her good looks and undeniable charm to provide for her and her family.
Amber didn't let her circumstances weigh on her; instead she let it fuel her ambition. She dreamed of being involved in the fashion and beauty industries. Her inherent sense of style, led her from the streets of Philadelphia to New York and from New York to Los Angeles, where her fairy tale began. Amber quickly became the center of attention. The camera always had a love affair with Amber Rose and soon did the rest of the world.
This newly found popularity quickly resulted in amazing opportunities for Amber. In 2009 she signed to the prestigious Ford Modeling Agency. Amber has graced the pages of Elle, Glamour, Vibe, Gotham and other high-end fashion magazines across the world. With her signature blond shaven head and high fashion shades, Amber's presence is constantly requested on the front row by the most exclusive fashion houses during New York, London, Paris and Milan Fashion Weeks.
A budding actress, Amber recently starred in Nate Parker's Just Add Water and is in Gang of Roses 2. Currently, She is represented by Creative Artist Agency. She stars in BET's Masters of the Mix Amber is set to prove that she is not just a pretty face, but also a multi talented and entrepreneurial businesswoman.