Celebrities and Their Personal Trainers
For the most part, celebrities are just like us and aren't born with the perfect body. It takes a lot of time and hard work to sculpt a "celebrity body" and sometimes, a personal trainer. Take a look at this list of some of Hollywood's top stars and their choice in personal trainer.
1. Gigi Hadid - Simone De La Rue
Renown as one of Hollywood’s hottest personal trainers, Simone De La Rue is an Australian dance instructor who created the Body by Simone workout program focusing on women desiring a lean, dancer-like figure. Celebs like Taylor Swift, Chrissy Teigen, Sandra Bullock, and Reese Witherspoon have previously worked with Simone to achieve their sculpted body look.
2. Kim Kardashian - Gunnar Peterson
In order for Kim to keep in shape without losing her curves, Gunnar Peterson focuses on strength training and cardio with Kim. Gunnar is known to work with a variety of curvy and beautiful celebrity women, including Jennifer Lopez, Angelina Jolie and Sofia Vergara to name a few.
3. Natalie Portman - Mary Helen Bowers
A former dancer for New York City Ballet, Mary Helen Bowers helped Natalie Portman train for her role in Black Swan. Other celeb clients include Zooey Deschanel, Liv Tyler, and Kirsten Dunst.
4. Kate Upton - David Kirsch
Possibly one of the more well-known names, David Kirsch is known for his custom-designed fitness training and nutritional programs. Popular celebrity clients include Heidi Klum, Liv Tyler and Karolina Kurkova.
5. Drake - Jonny Roxx
Based in Toronto, Jonny Roxx specializes in CrossFit, bodybuilding, endurance and nutrition and also happens to be a part of Drake’s entourage.
6. Carrie Underwood - Erin Opera
Erin is the personal trainer to go to if you’re a country star. Focusing on balance, core cardio and resistance training, this ex-marine has been known to work with celebs like Jennifer Nettles and Leann Womack.
7. Kanye West - Harley Pasternak
Canadian-born and based in LA, Harley once used to be a nutrition scientist for Canada's Department of National Defense (so you know he must be good!) Celebrity clients include Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus.
8. Mark Wahlberg - Danny Musico
Former middleweight boxing champion, Danny Musico is known for his boxing-based cardio. With his accomplishments spanning across the board from an actor to a spokesperson, Musico has been known to work with celebs like Leonardo DiCaprio, Demi Moore, Mark Wahlberg, and Jamie Foxx.