Agyness Deyn Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

6th January 2017

Fact: Model and actress Agyness Deyn is heading to the small screen to portray a police detective in a new pre-apocalyptic crime drama. Hard Sun, which was written by Luther creator Neil Cross, will also feature Cloud Atlas actor Jim Sturgess as Deyn's onscreen partner.

15th March 2013

Fact: Model and actress Agyness Deyn has given little-known British band Nimmo & The Gauntlets a big boost by directing their new music video, Change.

5th March 2013

Quote: "I'm obsessed, literally obsessed with horse riding. I think it's amazing. I've been doing it for a few weeks. I feel really English when I'm doing it." British model-turned-actress Agyness Deyn is learning equestrian skills for her role in new movie Sunset Song.

29th January 2013

Quote: "I did a West End play, and during rehearsals I was obviously feeling nervous and smoking a lot. Then the director mentioned that it might be a good idea to not smoke as much because I'd have to be onstage. That made me give up... Even though I still romanticise it when I see someone smoking. I think, 'Ah, I used to do that. I used to love doing that.'" British model-turned-actress Agyness Deyn has been nicotine-free since making her stage debut in The Leisure Society play in London in 2011.

29th January 2013

Quote: "I just think it's funny because no one ever really asked me about religion before. No one was like, 'What's it like going out with a Christian?' Now people ask me about it. Maybe it's because it's a new religion and people are curious about it. I don't know. My husband is an amazing man." British model/actress Agyness Deyn insists her husband Giovanni Ribisi's Scientology faith is nothing unusual. The couple eloped last summer (12).

8th October 2012

Quote: "I'm loving the new job. It might not pay the same but what I get from it is priceless." Model Agyness Deyn on trading the catwalk for acting roles.

2nd October 2012

Quote: "It's so f**king cool! I love being a wife. We've known each other for a while... But when you know, you know... He's f***ing awesome... Every day is a honeymoon." British model/actress Agyness Deyn is enjoying being married to actor Giovanni Ribisi following their surprise wedding earlier this year (12) after just weeks of dating.

22nd June 2012

Fact: Actor Giovanni Ribisi made his first public appearance since marrying British beauty Agyness Deyn when he attended the Ted premiere in Los Angeles on Thursday (21Jun12). The Avatar star, who wed the model last weekend (16-17Jun12), was seen on the red carpet with a gold wedding band on his ring finger.

5th March 2012

Quote: "I'm all alone. There has been no man in my life for several months now and although it would be nice to have a boyfriend, I can't just settle for anybody. The fact is I'm choosy, but mainly about a man's character. He has to be interesting, funny and clever. I don't even mind if he's not very good-looking." British model Agyness Deyn is picky about her partners.

28th February 2012

Quote: "When I decided I would really do modelling I was like 18, and I think at the time that was quite old for a new face, so we knocked off a few years." British model-turned-actress Agyness Deyn admits to lying about her age when she first found fame.

18th April 2011

Fact: British singer Will Young and model Agyness Deyn successfully completed the London marathon on Sunday (17Apr11). The stars both ran the 26.4 mile (42.2 kilometre) race for charity.

20th October 2009

Fact: British model Agyness Deyn is set to swap the catwalk for a movie set - she's starring in a short film alongside LAW & ORDER actor Linus Roache. The untitled project will be directed by artist PETER MCGOUGH.

13th August 2009

Fact: British model Agyness Deyn has paid a colourful tribute to Michael Jackson in the pages of the upcoming issue of fashion bible Harper's Bazaar. The white-haired catwalk star channels the King of Pop for the publication, posing alongside zombies in a re-enactment of Jackson's Thriller video and showing off Grammy Awards with a chimp at her side.

23rd June 2009

Quote: "She's a little, punk-rock Lolita. Beautiful face, beautiful shoulders. I look at her and think, 'Ooh, I'm so turned on. What's happening.'" I KISSED A GIRL singer Katy Perry is eyeing supermodel Agyness Deyn for a same-sex smooch.

11th February 2009

Quote: "I feel like I'm playing mind games with nicotine. It's like being in a bad relationship... Cigarettes treat you like s**t. But you want them anyway." Supermodel Agyness Deyn explains why she's undergoing hypnosis to finally kick her smoking habit.

17th December 2008

Fact: Supermodel Agyness Deyn has taken inspiration from Marilyn Monroe for the latest cover of Korean Vogue magazine - sporting the Hollywood legends peroxide blonde hair and red lipstick.

30th November 2008

Fact: Iconic supermodel Agyness Deyn was a student at Sir Paul McCartney's L.I.P.A. conservatory when she was discovered.

30th November 2008

Quote: "I'm not Jimi Hendrix, but I'm pretty good. You don't have to be a genius to play a few songs." Model Agyness Deyn plans a music career.

3rd July 2008

Quote: "I would like to do something like the Spice Girls - it could be really fun. We could get Lily (Allen) to be in there, as she doesn't take herself too seriously." Supermodel-turned-rock star Agyness Deyn is keen to start up her own girl power group with fellow London party girl Lily Allen.

30th April 2008

Fact: British model Agyness Deyn is to swap the catwalk for a career in music. She has recorded a new single, called WHO, with New York band FIVE O' CLOCK HEROES.

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