Arianny Celeste is an American model and ring girl best known for being one of UFC’s most recognized ring girls. Following her popularity, she continued receiving one modeling gig after another.
Celeste got a chance to pose for numerous high-end magazines, including Playboy, Maxim & FHM. 2010 was the biggest year for her, in which she was named Lady of the Day by Sports Illustrated and Ring Girl of the Year by MMA Awards. Arianny broke the record as Ring Girl of the Year for the fifth time.
Arianny Celeste Biography
|Date of Birth
|November 12, 1985
|38 years old
Penelope López Márquez, a.k.a. Arianny Celeste, was (born on November 12, 1985), in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her father was of Filipino descent, and her mother was Mexican. Growing up, her family was very strict.
Her dad passed away when young Arianny was just 5 years old. Since then, it has just been Arianny, her mother, and her sisters scraping by to stay on top of the bills. She was named “Arianny” when she was just a kid.
Arianny graduated from Palo Verde High School in Nevada. After that, she enrolled at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Growing up, she had an interest in health and fitness, so she pursued that same path in her studies. At the University, she wound up majoring in fitness management and nutrition.
Her beauty and mixed ethnicity have been turning heads for some time. Her mother recalls being stopped on the streets when she was just a toddler for people to remark why she was so pretty. This resulted in Arianny getting involved in modeling at an early age.
When Arianny was 4 months old, she got a modeling gig, appearing in a commercial for a car seat company. She tried her hand at dance, cheerleading, and gymnastics in high school.
While in College, Arianny worked as a model and got the call to audition as a Ring Girl for the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship). At this time, she knew nothing about the sport and was up against 30 or 40 other girls for the coveted role.
In 2006, Arianny debuted as a “UFC Octagon girl” in Paradise, Nevada. After she did her first time as the ring girl, Dana asked her back a second time. Soon after, Arianny was hired full-time. Later, the Fighter’s Only Magazine named her “2006 Ring Girl of the Year”
In 2008, Arianny was offered to pose for Playboy but turned down the offer. That same year, she was voted “2008 Ring Girl of the Year” at the first World MMA Awards. For this Award, Arianny has dominated again in 2009, 2010, 2011, and 2014.
In 2010, Arianny finally accepted Playboy’s offer and made it onto the cover. After that, Arianny started featuring in popular magazines, including Sports Illustrated, FHM, Maxim, and many others.
Aside from modeling work, Arianny appeared in several films and TV shows. In 2012, she made an appearance as a special guest in the comedy series Tosh.0. Later that year, she was seen in a comedy panel show, The Burn with Jeff Ross.
From 2012 to 2013, Arianny hosted the Web Series “UFC Ultimate Insider.” Next year, she appeared on the “The Playboy Morning Show” talk show. She also hosted the American automotive reality TV series “Overhaulin.”
As for films, Arianny had uncredited roles in the 2012 film Here Comes the Boom and 2015’s Girl House. The model has been featured in numerous video games from 2010 to 2018, including UFC Undisputed 3, UFC Undisputed 2010, EA Sports UFC, and EA Sports UFC 2.’
Ufc arianny celestegot herself into some trouble in 2012 when she kicked her then-fiance in the nose. As a result, she was arrested after having some domestic violence charges. She later went on to say that her fiance, Praveen Chandra, had been physically violent towards her.
Besides this, Arianny went into another altercation with American professional wrestler Ronda Rousey. The two exchanged some heated words, but in the end, Arianny backed away.
- Being featured in high-class publications Maxim, Sports Illustrated, FHM, & Playboy
- Ring girl for UFC
- Ranked number 23 on Maxim’s Hottest 100 List (2010)
- Maxim’s “Hottest UFC Octagon Girl” (2010)
Arianny Celesten Net Worth
Arianny Celeste is a well-known American model and ring girl with a net worth of $3 Million. She gained popularity as one of UFC’s most recognized ring girls and subsequently received numerous modeling gigs. She is also a successful fashion model and has appeared in several commercials for popular brands like Ashley Borden, MusclePharm, and Victoria’s Secret. Celeste has been featured in Playboy and on the covers of other magazines, which has contributed significantly to her wealth. Her advertisement work for brands such as JACO Merch, Levis, and F3 Nutrition has also helped her accumulate a vast chunk of money over the years.
What ethnicity is Arianny Celeste?
Celeste was born on November 12, 1985, in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is of Mexican and Filipino descent.
Who is Arianny Celeste engaged to?
Arianny Celeste has not been previously engaged.
Who is the father of Arianny Celeste baby?
Her boyfriend, Taylor King, is the father of her baby boy.
How old is Arianny Celeste?
She is 38 years old, born November 12, 1985.