Emily Ratajkowski (born: June 7, 1991, Westminster, United Kingdom) is an American model and actress. She was born in London to American parents and raised primarily in California. She rose to prominence after appearing in the music video for Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines". She appeared in the 2014 and 2015 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issues. She made her professional runway modelling debut at Spring/Summer 2016 New York Fashion Week in 2015. Her feature film debut was in Gone Girl (2014).