- Date of Birth:
- October 8, 1984
- 5' 10"
Eugena Washington (born October 8, 1984 in Columbia, South Carolina) is an American model. Eugena grew up in Columbia, South Carolina, as her father worked for the state’s Southern Christian Leadership Conference. She always wanted to be a model but didn’t really have the nerve to do it until she tried out for Cycle 7 of America’s Next Top Model. She made it to the Top 3, finishing as second runner-up. Her success on the show helped launch her career, as she signed with Elite Model Management in Los Angeles and Chicago, Photogenics in L.A. and Irene Marie Models in Miami. She has worked for Smashbox, and even appeared on a South Pole billboard in Times Square. She walked the runway for designers Anthony Franco, Christian Audigier, and Yana K in 2007. That year, she also walked for Paris Hilton Sportswear before appearing at the Teen Vogue and Vans Event. Her television commercial work includes ads for Clinque as well as T.J. Maxx. As of 2016, she is the face of the Kardashian Kollection for Sears. Eugena has also appeared on shows The Bold and the Beautiful and Hungry. She also made her film debut in 2016’s The Perfect Match. In December 2015, Eugena was Playboy Playmate of the month and in May 2016, she was crowned Playboy’s Playmate of the Year.
Best Known For:
Eugena Washington is best known as a model, a music video star and as 2016’s Playboy Playmate of the Year.
Prior to her career as a model, Eugena worked as a customer service representative. She has an older brother. She also appeared in rapper B.o.B’s video for the single, “Nothin’ On You.” She also appeared in Craig David and Kano’s vid for “This is the Girl,” “Bleeding Love” by Leona Lewis and Donnie Klang’s, “Take You There.”