Gigi Hadid celebrates Freedom after Arrest: Bio, Spouse Net Worth

After being detained in the Cayman Islands, Gigi Hadid celebrates her release on the beach with thirst traps.

Gigi Hadid and a companion celebrated their freedom after being detained on accusations of attempting to import marijuana into the Cayman Islands by uploading thirst traps from a hotel pool and beach.

The TV personality and fashion model uploaded images and videos from her trip to the Caribbean to Instagram, where she was seen posing with friends in swimsuits at a beachfront resort while enjoying oysters and what appeared to be some very delectable-looking margarita pizza. Hadid captioned the picture, “All’s well that ends well,” without specifically mentioning her arrest.

Gigi Hadid Image
Gigi Hadid Image

Despite spending a brief period in jail, Hadid did better than she may have. Leah Nicole McCarthy, a friend of the supermodel whose true name is Jelena Noura Hadid, and they both admitted in court to smuggling marijuana and smoking accessories into the country illegally. RELATE: Lindsay Lohan welcomes first baby boy with Bader Shammas 2023

However, they left after paying a $1,200 fine. According to Cayman Islands legislation, the same offense carries a potential punishment of three years in jail with hard labor or, in some cases, seven years and a $20,000 fine. Additionally, having a drug offense like this on your record might make it challenging to pursue school, job, or travel.

Who is Gigi Hadid? Biography

Model and television personality Jelena Noura “Gigi” Hadid is American. She debuted in’s Top 50 Models ranking in November 2014, making her first appearance. She was recognized in 2016 by the British Fashion Council as International Model of the Year.

In the previous four years, she appeared on 35 worldwide Vogue magazine covers. According to, Hadid is one of the “New Supers”.

Hadid, who was born in Los Angeles, began her modeling career as a young child for Baby Guess. She made her runway debut at New York Fashion Week in 2014 after signing with IMG Models in 2013. She is a spokesmodel for Maybelline and has been featured in various publications and high fashion ads.

Quick Facts About Gigi Hadid

Real Name: Jelena Noura Hadid
Age: 28 years old (as of 2023)
Date of Birn: 23 April 1995 in U.S.A. Los Angeles, California
Partner: Zayn Malik (2015–2021)
Children: 1
Height: 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Hair color: Blonde
Eye color: Blue-green
Parents: Mohamed Hadid (father) & Yolanda Hadid (mother)
Siblings: Bella Hadid (sister) & Anwar Hadid (brother)

Gigi Hadid Young, Family

The Jordanian real estate businessman Mohamed Hadid and the Dutch former model Yolanda Hadid (née Van den Herik) welcomed Jelena Noura Hadid into the world on April 23, 1995, in Los Angeles, California. She maintains to be descended from Daher Al Omer, Prince of Nazareth and Sheik of Galilee, through her father.

Moreover, she has a younger sister named Bella and a younger brother named Anwar who are both models. She also has two elder paternal half-sisters, Marielle and Alana. She and her brothers grew up on a Santa Barbara ranch. After ten years, the family relocated to Beverly Hills.

Education: Where did Gigi Hadid go to school?

Hadid graduated from Malibu High School in 2013, where she participated in equestrian competitions and served as captain of the school’s varsity volleyball team. She relocated to New York City after high school to attend The New School to study criminal psychology. She put off finishing her degree so she could concentrate on her modeling business.

Gigi Hadid Relationships

From 2013 through May 2015, Hadid was dating Australian singer Cody Simpson. She made an appearance in his “Flower” and “Surfboard” music videos. From May to November 2015, she dated American musician Joe Jonas. During that time, she also directed the music video for “Cake by the Ocean” by his band DNCE.

Late in 2015, she started dating English singer Zayn Malik; they had repeated breakups and reconciliations. She made an appearance in Malik’s “Pillowtalk” music video.

They were the featured couple on the August 2017 cover of American Vogue, being the third couple to do so. Vogue later apologized for incorrectly referring to them as gender flexible, which caused outrage. Additionally, Hadid worked with them as the photographer on a Versus (Versace) campaign.

Zayn Zalik and Gigi Hadid: Does Gigi Hadid have a daughter?

She announced that she and Malik were expecting their first child on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon in April 2020, after rumors of her pregnancy began to circulate. In September 2020, they welcomed their daughter. In rural New Hope, Pennsylvania, the family spent the majority of their time on a farm that is also owned by Hadid’s mother and younger sister.

Nonetheless, in October 2021, Malik entered a not-guilty plea to four charges of harassing Yolanda Hadid. A Pennsylvania judge sentenced him to a 360-day probationary period as well as anger control and domestic violence programs. Hadid and Malik reportedly broke up following the incident. READ ALSO: Lindsay Lohan welcomes first baby boy with Bader Shammas 2023

Leonardo Dicaprio Gigi Hadid

Hadid and Leonardo DiCaprio have been associated since September 2022 after they were spotted out together in public in Paris.

Gigi Hadid Net Worth

Hadid has earned $20 million since 2017, making her one of the most-paid models in the world. Therefore, as of 2023, Gigi is reported to have amassed an estimated net worth of $30 Million.