Though born in America, Caprice Bourret is better known in England, where she became a top model in the 1990s. She then became an all-purpose celebrity known only as "Caprice," starring in the ITV program Caprice's Travels
, hosting various awards shows, appearing on the popular morning show The Big Breakfast
and becoming a regular in tabloid gossip columns. Bourret was hired to launch "UK Wonderbra Week" in 1996 (following in the footsteps of Wonderbra model Eva Herzigova
) and appeared in the famous Sports Illustrated
swimsuit issue two years later. She also created her own popular line of lingerie, By Caprice, became the celebrity face of products ranging from Diet Coke to the Paradise Poker website, and dabbled in music, releasing the single "Oh Yeah" in 2000. Since then she's managed a career as a celebrity, participating in events and appearing in plays and on TV reality shows.