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Sara Pinto Sampaio (born July 21, 1991) is a Portuguese model.


She was born and raised in the outskirts of Porto, Portugal, to parents Armando and Cristina Sampaio. She has a brother, André.

Career beginnings

She was first discovered at the age of 15, though she wasn't allowed to compete in modeling competitions until the age of 16. At 16, she won a hair modeling contest in Portugal called Cabelos Pantene 2007. After the contest, she had the chance to be in a commercial in Portugal. Off the success of the contest and commercial, she was signed to an agency; however, due to her parents, she had to finish high school before becoming a professional.

Personal life

She has stated on Instagram that she suffers from trichotillomania, a hair pulling disorder.

She is dating British millionaire Oliver Ripley.

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Sara has walked in six consecutive Victoria's Secret Fashion Shows. She has been an Angel since 2015.


Sara walked in Segment 5: PINK Network.


Sara walked in Segment 2: Dream Girls and Segment 4: University of PINK.


Sara walked in Segment 3: Exotic Butterflies and Segment 6: Firework.


Sara walked in Segment 2: Mountain Romance and Segment 4: Secret Angel.


Sara walked in Segment 1: Punk Angels and Segment 3: Winter's Tale.


Sara walked in Segment 1: Glam Royale and Segment 7: Celestial Angel.


Favorite place in the world?

If you were a spice, which would you be?
Probably Piri Piri.

The 5 things you can't live without?
Cell phone, lip balm, friends, beach and sun.

What haven't you done yet that you wish you could?
Act in a movie, go to Australia and the Maldives, have a big house full of dogs, go to space, touch a shark. I mean the list goes on and on.

What did you eat for breakfast?
Pancakes!! All day every day.

Morning or night person?
Definitely night. Morning should only exist after noon.

Righty ot lefty?

Pink or red?
Red! Red everything, love red lips.

Chocolate or vanilla?
Vanilla, brings me back to childhood.

Boxers or briefs?

The most glamorous part of your job?
Getting to go to amazing exotic locations and having the opportunity to wear the most amazing clothes, gowns and lingerie.

The least glamorous part of your job?
Airports, early call times and being alone all the time and away from your friends and family.

Sara's journey to becoming an Angel



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