Angela Lindvall (born January 14, 1979) is an American model and actress. She has appeared in several films, including Kiss Kiss Bang Bang in 2005 and Small Apartments in 2010. She was the host of the fashion reality series Project Runway: All Stars, an extension of the popular series Project Runway.
Lindvall was born in Midwest City, Oklahoma to Randall Lindvall, a pharmacist, and Laura Rasdall, a medical technologist and massage therapist. She was raised in Lee’s Summit, Missouri and attended Lee’s Summit High School. She grew 3 inches from the ages of 13 to 14, and her friends suggested that she try modeling, although it was her sister, Michelle, who wanted to be a model. While doing a local Kansas City fashion show, at age 14, a talent scout spotted her and she signed with IMG.
Lindvall has appeared on the covers of many notable magazines, such as ELLE,Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Numero, Vogue, I-D and W. She walked in the Victoria’s Secret fashion shows in 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, and appeared in Victoria’s Secret Holiday Commercial in 2004. and has also appeared in the Fendi, Calvin Klein, Christian Dior, Tommy Hilfiger, Jil Sander, Chanel, Versace, Prada, Gap, Jimmy Choo, Iceberg, DKNY, Chloe, Hermes, Valentino, Louis Vuitton, and H&M campaigns. Off the runway, Lindvall has appeared in commercials for H&M, The Gap, and Victoria’s Secret.She was the face of the Spanish “high-street” store Zara, and was featured in their spring/summer 2007 campaign.Lindvall has also appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.