Rebecca Loos used to be a Dutch model and media personality. Back in 2004, she claimed that she had an affair with footballer David Beckham while she was working as a personal assistant. This came as a shock to many and that’s when she gained public attention. Recently Netflix released a docuseries named Beckham, which takes us through the life and career of David and Victoria Beckham.
This series again brings our attention to their alleged affair. Rebecca stated that their relationship was for four months when David was playing for Real Madrid and Victoria was living in the UK with their two sons. Although David always claimed these accusations to be false, the release of this docuseries brings their alleged past again in front of us.
Rebecca Loos Wikipedia
Born on 19th June 1977 in Madrid, Spain, Rebecca holds a Dutch citizenship. Leonard Loos Bartholdi who was a Dutch diplomat was her father. Elizabeth Loos, her mother, was from Surrey, England. She got a private education from the Runnymede College in Madrid. She was a second cousin of Piers Morgan who used to be the editor of the tabloid newspaper Daily Mirror at that time.
Rebecca Loos Career
Loos had an appearance on the Celebrity Love Island reality television program on the ITV network in 2005. For the television show Power Lesbian UK that same year, Loos participated in a fake wedding ceremony with American fashion model Jenny Shimizu in opposition to American laws prohibiting same-sex unions.
The title of the American program was Power Lesbians on Logo TV. Following that, the two dated for a while. Loos has acknowledged that she is bisexual and “has been ever since [she] was a teenager.” In a 2006 Sky TV charity match, Loos participated for the England Women’s Football team.
She completed the London Marathon in April of the same year and raised more than £7,000 in donations for the British Red Cross. Later, in May, Loos and James Hewitt competed on The X Factor: Battle of the Stars, when Sharon Osbourne famously gave them a poor rating.
In 2007, Loos competed in the Spanish edition of Survivor, where she finished third. She made an appearance in Sky TV’s Cirque de Celebrite that November as one of two new candidates that were added midway through the show. Loos appeared as a guest on The Podge and Rodge Show in 2008.
She appeared in the Dutch drama Mijn Vader is een Detective in September. She participated in the Dutch edition of 71 Degrees North (71 Graden Noord) in October. Playboy, FHM, Nuts, Zoo Weekly, and other men’s magazines and lad mags have all featured Loos on their covers.
Affair with David Beckham
She worked as a personal assistant when David Beckham moved to Real Madrid in July 2003. Beckham was a midfielder and captain of the England national football team. A few months later, her position was terminated, and Loos later gave an interview to the British tabloid newspaper News of the World in April 2004.
She claimed that she and Beckham had had a four-month romance while he was still married to Victoria. Beckham called the allegations “ludicrous” and said they had never been verified, although he did not bring a lawsuit against the publication.
Loos started a career as a media figure soon after her alleged affair with Beckham was reported in the newspapers. She made a fleeting hostess appearance on the Dutch television show Shownieuws in 2004. A controversial appearance by Loos on The Farm, a Channel 5 adaptation of the Raidió Teilifis Éireann program Celebrity Farm, occurred in October 2004.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Mediawatch-UK, and the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals all urged that the show be taken off the air for catering to a “morbid and sordid fascination with farm animals.”
Rebecca Loos Biography
|Real Name||Rebecca Loos|
|Birth Date||19 June 1977|
|Age (as of 2023)||46 Years|
|Birth Place||Madrid, Spain|
|Profession||Model, Media Personality|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 56 kg – in Pounds – 123 lbs|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Father||Leonard Loos Bartholdi|
|Brother||John Charles Loos|
|Who is her husband?||Sven Christjar Skaiaa|
|Children||Two (Leon & Leo Loos Skaiaa)|
Years after the scandal, Rebecca is now leading a lot more sedate life than she did back then. She married Sven Christjar Skaiaa in 2008, and the two of them have two sons: Magnus, age 13, and Liam, age 10. They first connected through the reality series 71 Degrees North. Rebecca currently resides in Norway where she leads a somewhat Viking-like, medieval lifestyle that includes yoga, running, bicycling, and food foraging with her sons.
Rebecca uses social media to share pictures of her yoga workout and also provides yoga classes online. She has 22k followers and regularly she shares posts on social media. She promotes herself as a yoga teacher as well as she shares pictures with her 2 children and husband.
Rebecca Loos Net Worth
Rebecca’s net worth is around $3 million. She earned from working from her modelling career, TV shows and also she is involved in animal rights activism. She also worked as a sports agent as well which also generated income for her.