Who is Gigi Gorgeous?
Gigi Gorgeous is a Canadian transgender model, actress, author and YouTuber. She is popularly known for her YouTube channel and her book: “He Said, She Said: Lessons, Stories, and Mistakes From My Transgender Journey.” She has also appeared in TV series like “Project Runway” and “Good Work.”
Gigi Gorgeous was born Gregory Allan Lazzarato as a biological male. However, she changed her name to Gigi Loren Lazzarato Getty (aka Gigi Gorgeous) upon her transition from male to female. She was born on April 20, 1990, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to her parents: Judith Lazzarato and David Lazzarato. As of October 2022, Gigi Gorgeous is 30 years old.
About Gigi Gorgeous’ parents
Gigi Gorgeous’ mother, Judith Lazzarato (née Belding) was born on July 12, 1961, in Saint John, Canada. Sadly, she died of leukaemia on February 20, 2012, in Toronto, Canada at the age of 50.
Gigi Gorgeous’ father, David Lazzarato is a business executive who served as chief executive officer of “Craig Wireless”, a Canadian company that provides cable television, business connectivity and others.
About Gigi Gorgeous’ siblings
Gigi Gorgeous has two brothers named Adam and Cory Lazzarato.
a. Adam Lazzarato is Gigi Gorgeous’ older brother. He appeared in Gigi Gorgeous’ documentary film, “This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous.”
b. Cory Lazzarato is Gigi Gorgeous’ other brother. Although he also appeared in Gigi Gorgeous’ documentary film, he prefers to keep out of the spotlight.
Gigi Gorgeous childhood
As a young adult, Gigi Gorgeous was nationally ranked as a diving champion. She qualified for the Olympics when she was 15 years old. However, she realized that she wasn’t really happy and so, she quit the sport. Gigi Gorgeous is of Italian, Lebanese, English and French descent. She was also raised as a Roman Catholic and considers herself very religious.
About Gigi Gorgeous’ gender
Gigi Gorgeous was born biologically male but now identifies as a transgender woman. Prior to her transition, she identified as a gay man, and later on, bisexual. But in 2013, she came out as a transgender woman. In September 2016, Gigi Gorgeous came out as a lesbian. On April 9, 2021, Gigi Gorgeous came out as pansexual, stating that she did not fall in love with her husband for his gender, but rather for the man he is.
In March 2014, Gigi Gorgeous legally changed her name from Gregory Allan Lazzarato to Gigi Loren Lazzarato. She has credited her mother and transgender model, Amanda Lepore, for inspiring her to transition.
How Gigi Gorgeous started her career
Gigi Gorgeous started her career as a YouTuber by posting makeup tutorials on the platform when she was in the 11th grade. Her YouTube channel now includes vlogs, fashion and lifestyle videos. In 2011, she started a YouTube-based reality series called “The Avenue”. The show ended in 2013. Gigi Gorgeous has used her platform to bring awareness to transgender issues and the LGBTQ+ community. In 2017, she released the documentary film, “This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous.” She also published her book, “He Said, She Said: Lessons, Stories, and Mistakes From My Transgender Journey” in October 2019.
Gigi Gorgeous’ wiki profile
|Gregory Allan Lazzarato|
|Gigi Loren Lazzarato Getty|
|Stage Name||Gigi Gorgeous|
|Place of Birth||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 1990|
|Age||30 years old|
|Height||5 ft 9|
|Occupation||YouTuber, actress, author and model|
|Net worth||$3 million (estimated)|
About Gigi Gorgeous’ marriage and wedding
As of October 2022, Gigi Gorgeous is married to her husband Nats Getty. The couple met in 2016 and tied the knot in 2019, after dating for about three years.
Prior to her marriage to Nats Getty, Gigi Gorgeous was in a relationship with Cory Binney.
List of people Gigi Gorgeous has dated
- Gigi Gorgeous dated Cory Binney in 2014.
- Gigi Gorgeous was rumoured to have dated Australian transgender model, Andreja Pejic. But this rumour was later found to be untrue.
- Gigi Gorgeous and Nats Getty started dating in 2016. They got married in 2019.
About Gigi Gorgeous’ relationship with Cory Binney
Cory Binney is popularly known for being the half-brother of American drag queen, Alaska Thunderfuck. He is an American personal fitness trainer. Cory Binney has also appeared on some YouTube videos with his drag queen brother, Alaska Thunderfuck.
Gigi Gorgeous and Cory Binney started dating in October 2014. According to information gathered by DNB Stories Africa, the two met at a club and hit it off right away. They were in an on-and-off relationship till May or June 2015. Their breakup inspired Gigi Gorgeous to release the video “Single Life (My Break Up)” – a recreation of “What The Hell” by Avril Lavigne. Interestingly, Gigi Gorgeous and Binney got back together in July 2015 before finally ending things in November 2015.
About Gigi Gorgeous’ marriage to Nats Getty
Nats Getty is an American fashion designer, model and LGBTQ+ rights activist. Getty was born on November 30, 1992, and is currently 29 years old. Nats Getty owns the clothing and lifestyle brand called “Strike Oil”.
Nats Getty and Gigi Gorgeous met at the 2016 Paris Fashion Week. At the time, Gigi Gorgeous was working as a model for Nats Getty’s brother, August Getty. They started dating not long after. Nats Getty proposed to Gigi Gorgeous in March 2018 in France. The couple tied the knot on July 12, 2019, in a private wedding ceremony at the Rosewood Miramar Beach in Montecito, California. Their wedding was attended by many celebrities and big personalities including Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom, Caitlyn Jenner and California governor Gavin Newsom. As of the time of publishing this article, Nats Getty and Gigi Gorgeous are still together and going strong in their marriage.
Nats Getty’s gender
Nats Getty was born biologically female. He began identifying as transgender non-binary in January 2021. However, in June 2021, following his transition from female to male and a double mastectomy procedure, Nats Getty began identifying as a transgender man and started using he/him pronouns.
About Gigi Gorgeous’ kids
As of the time of publishing this article, Gigi Gorgeous is not yet a mother and does not have any children.
In November 2017, Gigi Gorgeous and her partner Nats Getty played an elaborate prank, claiming that they were parents to a boy called Enzo. Gigi Gorgeous posted a picture of the baby with her and Getty, captioning it:
“Thank you to our beautiful surrogate.”
Gigi Gorgeous and her partner faced some backlash after it was revealed that the child wasn’t theirs. The baby in question had in fact belonged to one of Gigi Gorgeous’ friends.
A representative of Gigi Gorgeous, Laura Ackerman, said in a statement:
“Gigi’s use of the word ‘surrogate’ was not meant the way it was received. Her use of the term while holding her friend’s new baby was meant playfully, as she was stepping into the parenting role and caring for the child during her visit.”
About Gigi Gorgeous’ net worth
As of the time of publishing this article, Gigi Gorgeous has an estimated net worth of $3 million. Her main sources of income are her careers as a YouTuber, model, author and actress.