About Whitney

Whitney Eve Port is a popular American television personality, fashion designer, and author. She became famous after being cast in the reality television series The Hills in 2006. The series chronicled the personal and professional lives of Port and friends Heidi Montag, Lauren Conrad, and Audrina Patridge. Port held positions with Teen Vogue and Kelly Cutrone’s People’s Revolution.

In 2008, Port moved to New York City to start employment with Diane von Furstenberg. She was commissioned to star in her own spin-off series The City, originally documenting the lives of Port and companions Olivia Palermo, Adam Senn, and Jay Lyon. The series was canceled in 2010 after undergoing various casting changes and receiving underwhelming ratings after airing two seasons. In 2009 she released her fashion line ”Whitney Eve”. She also served as a judge on the eighth cycle of Britain & Ireland’s Next Top Model in 2012.

Whitney Port was born on March 4, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, U.S., and is aged 36 as of 2021. She shares her birthday with many famous people including Brooklyn Beckham, Whitney Bjerken, Dylan Gilmer, Drew Phillips, Niko Omilana, Simone Biles, Catherine O’Hara, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Chaz Bono, Angela White, Alpha Condé

She was born to Jeffrey Port and Vicki Port in Los Angeles. Port’s father owned a fashion company, Swarm, and died in March 2013 after a year-long battle with kidney cancer. She was brought up in a Jewish household. Whitney was born in a family of five children, having four siblings. She has three sisters, Ashley Port, Paige Port, and Jade Port, and a brother Ryan Port.

She joined Warner Avenue Elementary School and later Crossroads School together with her The Hills co-stars, Spencer and Stephanie Pratt. Later she attended the University of Southern California and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in gender studies. She afterward held internships with the magazine Women’s Wear Daily and W.

Aside from being a television personality, Port has a big interest in fashion, inspired by her father. She has her own clothing lines ”Whitney Eve” and ”CozeCo”. Port also has her own YouTube channel and also started her own podcast. She is additionally an author who has written a book titled True Whit: Designing a Life of Style, Beauty, and Fun.

Whitney started dating The City producer, Tim Rosenman in 2012 and got engaged in November 2013. They later married on November 7, 2015. The couple has a son, born in 2017 and Port has also suffered two miscarriages in July 2019 and 6 months later in January 2020. Whitney and her loving husband have one child together, a son Sonny Rosenman, who was born on July 27, 2017. Port has suffered two miscarriages, one in July 2019 and the second six months later in January 2020. Recently, the couple announced Port’s pregnancy on their YouTube channel on November 4, 2021.

Whitney Port’s Career
In 2006 MTV created the reality television series The Hills. Initially, it chronicled the lives of Lauren Conrad, who appeared on its predecessor, her housemate Heidi Montag and friends Audrina Patridge and Port. In the production of the first season, Port and Conrad held internships with Teen Vogue under the direction of West Coast Vogue editor Lisa Love. The editor mentioned that the girls had to interview successfully for the functions regardless of what the camera wanted. Whitney tripped down the stairs in a live segment for Good Morning America in 2007. She was later promoted as the West Coast fashion contributor for Teen Vogue during the third season of The Hills, a position she left in 2008.

Later in 2008, Port and Conrad started employment with Kelly Cutrone’s public relations movie, People’s Revolution. She declined an opportunity to become housemates with Conrad and Patridge, stating she ”[prefers] to keep some things private”. Port debuted her first fashion line ”Whitney Eve” in March 2008. After the conclusion of the fourth season of The Hills that December, she moved to New York City, to take up a job with Diane von Furstenberg. In December she was commissioned to star in the spin-off series The City, additionally placing emphasis on her boyfriend Jay Lyon, their friends Adam Senn and Erin Lucas, and her co-worker Olivia Palermo. Following underwhelming ratings, Lyon, Senn, and Lucas were replaced by Port’s friend Roxy Olin and Palermo’s new Co-worker Erin Kaplan in the second half of the first season. The second season of the series saw the creation of ”Whitney Eve”, and aired its last episode in July 2010 prior to being officially canceled that October.

Port appeared on the online series, Hollywood Is Like High School with Money, in late 2010, serving as the executive producer. The show also served as a promotional platform for her ”Whitney Eve” collection.  She launched her first book True Whit: Designing a Life of Style, Beauty, and Fun, in February.

Port was confirmed to join the judging panel of the eighth cycle of Britain and Ireland’s Next Top Model in 2012. She appeared together with fellow new hire Tyson Beckford, and returning judges Julien MacDonald and Elle Macpherson. Port departed from the show at the end of the season. She had a cameo role in the movie, What To Expect When You’re Expecting, starring Jennifer Lopez.

MTV announced a reboot of The Hills entitled The Hills: New Beginnings, slated to premiere in 2019, at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards. Whitney was mentioned as part of the cast of the new series. She had started a Youtube channel in 2012 to promote the release of her fashion line, which then followed her life as a wife and mother. The channel has become primarily a reaction channel of Port and her husband to Port’s appearances on The Hills: New Beginnings, The City, and The Hills, since 2019.

She also began her podcast ”With Whit” in collaboration with Dear Media, in August 2019. As of 2021, Whitney and her husband have continued filming reaction videos to The Hills and other related MTV programs, for their YouTube channel. She has additionally launched her own clothing line CozeCo in June 2021.