She graced the quilt of Vogue, walked the runway for Versace, bared her physique for Sports Illustrated, and dated singer Adam Levine — however now supermodel Anne V says she’s only a single mother struggling to make ends meet.
The 5-foot-10 blonde, whose actual title is Anna Vyalitsyna, claims her income has plummeted because the pandemic wreaks havoc within the style world.
With modeling gigs few and much between, she collected unemployment for months — and was barely capable of cowl bills for her and her 5-year-old daughter, Vyalitsyna claims in a Manhattan Supreme Court child support petition towards her ex and child daddy, Big Tech exec Adam Cahan.
“Because of the pandemic I did not earn very much last year. While I had a total of 17 paying jobs in 2020, half of them did not pay. In the last six months, I have had only six jobs — working two times a month at most,” the 35-year-old stunner lamented in authorized papers, noting greater than $26,000 of her income final yr was from unemployment.
Vyalitsyna seeks $8,500 in month-to-month child support from multi-millionaire Cahan.
It’s been a steep decline for Anne V, who additionally as soon as dated former Mets pitcher Matt Harvey, had years of consecutive appearances within the Sports Illustrated swimsuit version, and walked in Victoria’s Secret style exhibits.
But she hasn’t branched out into facet gigs akin to clothes traces or social media, mentioned a style supply. “The fashion industry changed. … Most magazine covers aren’t models but young influencers, who are taking up a large piece of the pie. The girls of that era don’t have the same lucrative contracts. You used to want to do VS or SI, which were the holy grail.”
But she shouldn’t be precisely down and out.
The mannequin admits in court docket filings to proudly owning a $2.9 million West Village house and having roughly $2.6 million in financial savings and investments. And she did make $77,687 in income final yr, albeit down from $431,000 in 2019.
By distinction, Cahan, whom the cat walker met in 2014 and was engaged to earlier than they break up in December 2018, netted at the very least $25 million throughout his six years as senior VP for cell and rising merchandise for Yahoo. He at the moment heads a start-up referred to as Pax Labs, and “likely” brings in $150,000 to $300,000 for his work on two company boards, the mannequin claims.
Cahan additionally has a $9.95 million San Francisco dwelling, a $4.9 million Malibu home, and owns a $5 million Banksy portray, Vyalitsnya says in court docket papers.
“I want to note for the court that I have made every effort to resolve this matter with [Cahan] amicably,” she claimed. She mentioned she and Cahan labored for a yr to settle custody and child support points however when it got here time to formalize an settlement, Cahan went radio silent.
She admits Cahan foots the invoice for their daughter’s medical insurance coverage, the woman’s $59,800 annual tuition on the personal Avenues: The World School in Manhattan; together with extracurriculars “that he thinks appropriate.”
But Cahan allegedly doesn’t pay any base child support and refuses to pay for child care, Vyalitsyna mentioned. The mannequin can also be in search of sole authorized and first custody of their child, for Cahan to pay for summer season camp, transportation to and from college, future school bills, and $50,000 for authorized charges.
“I must work, and I cannot do so without the assistance of a nanny,” she mentioned.
Cahan didn’t return a message in search of remark.
Additional reporting by Kirsten Fleming.