Paulina Porizkova (born Pavlína Elisa Pořízková, Czech: [ˈpavliːna ˈpor̝iːskovaː]) is a model, actress and author. Born in Czechoslovakia, she now holds dual U.S. and Swedish citizenship. In 1984, at 18 years old, she became the first woman from Central Europe to be on the cover of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. She was the second woman (after Christie Brinkley) to be featured on the swimsuit issue's front cover in consecutive years (1984 and 1985). She was part of the judging panel of America's Next Top Model in Cycles 10–12.