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Josephine Skriver-Karlsen (born April 14, 1993) is a Danish model.


She was born and raised in Copenhagen, Denmark. Her mother is an IT analyst and her father is a marine biologist. Her mother is a lesbian and her father is gay. She has a younger brother, Oliver. Both children were conceived through IVF.

Career beginnings

At the age of 15, she was discovered and approached about her modeling potential while on a trip to New York with her soccer team. Shortly thereafter, she was signed by Unique Models, an international modeling agency based in Copenhagen. She was consequently approached by other agencies outside of Denmark, but decided to wait to stay in school. After finishing school, she began pursuing a modeling career in 2011.

Personal life

She has been in a relationship with American musician Alexander "Bohnes" DeLeon since 2013. They announced their engagement in November 2018. They were married on April 3, 2022, in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Josephine has walked in six consecutive Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows. She has been an Angel since 2016.


Josephine walked in Segment 5: PINK Network.


Josephine walked in Segment 4: University of PINK.


Josephine walked in Segment 1: Boho Psychedelic and Segment 4: PINK USA.


Josephine walked in Segment 2: Mountain Romance and Segment 6 : Bright Night Angel wearing the Swarovski outfit.


Josephine walked in Segment 1: Punk Angels and Segment 2: Porcelain Angel.


Josephine walked in Segment 1: Glam Royale and Segment 5: Floral Fantasy (Mary K X VS collab.)


Favorite place in the world?
Anywhere as long as I'm with people I love.

If you were a spice, which would you be?
Hot sauce - is that a spice?

The 5 things you can't live without?
Phone, friends, family, sleep and food.

What haven't you done yet that you wish you could?
I want to see the Northern Lights really bad!

What did you eat for breakfast?
An omelette.

Morning or night person?
I've become a morning person. I like to start my day early and get everything done.

Righty ot lefty?

Pink or red?

Chocolate or vanilla?

Boxers or briefs?
Boxer briefs.

The most glamorous part of your job?
Getting to see all these exotic placed and learning about different cultures around the world. I love to gain knowledge and explore new and interesting parts of the world.

The least glamorous part of your job?
Missing people.

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