Chanel Iman is an American fashion model. Chanel Iman is perhaps best known for her work for Victoria`s Secret. She grew up in Los Angeles, California.
Her mother is co-owner of The Red Bag Boutique in Los Angeles. Her mother is half Korean and her father is African American.
Chanel Iman started modeling with Ford Models at the age of 13 as a child model in Los Angeles, California.
She flew to New York in 2006 and won third place in Ford`s Supermodel of the World contest. Shortly after, she signed on with the agency.