Petra Collins is the artist allegedly dating actor, producer, model, director and comedian Justin Theroux –who recently split from wife, Jennifer Aniston.
To the shock and heartbreak of millions of fans, Jennifer Aniston –one of America’s Sweethearts –announced her split from Theroux –less than three years into their 2015 marriage –in February. This is the second divorce for Aniston who split from Brad Pitt in 2005 after five-years of marriage.
Petra Collins and the older Theroux –are said to have hit it off while in New York. According to the Daily Mail, he is said to be crazy about her. Meet her below in her top 7-facts.
#1 -25-year-old Collins is a Canadian native who has dabbled into modeling, photography and design. She was born December 21, 1992 in Toronto and was raised along with a sister, Anna. According to the New Yorker, Collins’s parents struggled during her childhood: her mother suffered from bipolar disorder, and her father was overwhelmed with illness and financial problems.
#2 She became interested in photography when she was in her teens. She launched her art collective The Arduous at age 17.
#3 Trained by photographer Richard Kern –the red head is known for her photography work with Purple Magazine, Urban Outfitters, and Vice Magazine. She has also done designs for American Apparel t-shirts.
#4 Collins has exhibited in institutions that include The Museum of Modern Art, The Tate Modern and Miami & Hong Kong Art Basel. She has also lent her hand to the film and music industry, shooting music videos and artwork for artists such as Selena Gomez, and directing short films for Gucci and Adidas.
#5 She also created her own line of t-shirts which became controversial due to its explicit nature, which she said was part of her reason for choosing the designs she did. She has been described as one of the leading voices of the New-Wave Feminism movement.
#6 As a model, she walked the Autumn/Winter 2016 show, shot a short film for Gucci eyewear in 2017, and feature in the house’s Gucci Bloom fragrance advertising campaign alongside Dakota Johnson and Hari Nef.
#7 In 2017, she was named in Forbes 30 under 30 list, as well as Vogue’s 40 Creatives To Watch and Dazed & Calvin Klein ’s 100 Creatives Shaping Youth Culture. You can check out her full resume here.
Thoughts on the alleged couple?
Find Petra Collins on Instagram here.