Iman

Iman has starred in a variety of TV and films, including Miami Vice and the Oscar-winning Out of Africa, before co-starred in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" as the chameloid Martia.

Although known simply as "Iman," the beautiful actress/model from Mogadishu, Somalia was born "Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid." After a lifetime of modeling and some film work, she most recently spent two years as the host of Bravo TV's fashion-themed show, Project Runway Canada, and in 2010, began co-hosting the second season of The Fashion Show. Married to British pop icon David Bowie, she had a child, Alexandria Zahra, in August 2000.

Her current charitable efforts leave her as spokesman or ambassador for groups such as Keep a Child Alive, the Children's Defense Fund, and Save the Children—especially for its relief services in East Africa. Iman is also involved with the Enough Project to end the global trade in blood diamonds and other conflict minerals. 

 

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