The Argentina-born makeup artist Vera Steimberg is a popular name in Hollywood. She started from zero level and now is one of the top makeup artists in the world. Moder has worked with the biggest names like Madonna, Eddie Murphy, Zoe Saldana, Christina Ochoa, etc. Similarly, the artist came more into the limelight when she married American cinematographer Daniel Moder. The couple tied the knot in 1997 and divorced in 2002.
Vera Steimberg Moder was born in 1973 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has not revealed much about her parents, siblings, and early life. However, it is revealed that she moved to Los Angeles while she was very young. Also, she found her career goal when she was growing up in the US.
As of 2021, the Argentine-origin makeup artist is 48 years old.
Professional Life As A Makeup Artist
The Argentine native started her career in her 20s. She entered the industry as an assistant hairstylist and makeup artist in the movie “Total Stranger”(1999). It was indeed a great start for someone new to the industry. Soon, she became a demanded name among makeup artists.
Subsequently, Steimberg got a contract from big names like Madonna and Eddie Murphy. Vera did an amazing make-up for Eddie Murphy in the film “Nutty Professor II: The Klumps.” Since then, she has had a very close relationship with Murphy.
Working with him facilitated her to get more films like “Dr. Dolittle 2”, “The Adventures of Pluto Nash”(2002), “Daddy Day Car”(2003), “The Haunted Mansion”(2002), “Norbit”(2007), “The Losers”(2010), “A Thousand Words”(2012), “Mr. Church”(2016), and so on.
By now, the makeup artist of “The Losers” has come a long way, contributing to many super hit movies. The recent blockbusters where she worked as a makeup artist are “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2″(2017), Avengers: Infinity War(2018), and “Avengers: Endgame”(2019). She also worked for the movie “Coming 2 America,” which starred one of her good friends Eddie Murphy.
Is Vera Steimberg Moder With Someone After Ending Her First Marriage? Relationship & Divorce with Daniel Moder.
After ending her marriage with a famous Hollywood cinematographer, the 48-year-old makeup artist lives a low-key life. She hasn’t revealed much about her dating life for now. When it comes to her relationship, she hasn’t given any clues on her social media handles too, where she is quite active. It seems like she wants to remain coy about her relationship as of now.
The American makeup artist has a son Lucas though. Reportedly, he was born in 2004. Some sources claim that she is with a man from Argentina, however, nothing has been revealed about the baby’s father yet.
Talking about her past relationship, she was the wife of cinematographer Daniel Model, as mentioned. The couple tied the knot in 1997. Their conjugal life went well for some years; however, destiny had some other things planned, which did not include their togetherness. Daniel filed for a divorce in late 2001, and they officially separated in 2002.
After divorcing Vera, Daniel immediately married American actress Julia Roberts, whom he had met on “The Mexican”(2000). They married on 4th July 2002 in Taos, New Mexico. The couple shares three kids: twins Hazel Moder and Phinnaeus “Finn” Walter Moder and the youngest son, Henry Moder. As reported, they’re living in Malibu, California.
Although the exact reason for the divorce between Daniel and Vera is not disclosed yet, there’re rumors that they separated due to an extra-marital affair of Daniel with Julia. Reports show that unlike The Undertaker’s divorced wife, Sara Calaway, Vera doesn’t share a good relationship with her ex-husband after their separation.
Vera Steimberg Moder Net Worth
Now that Steimberg has been continuously working for more than half of her life, she’s gained much experience regarding makeup. Or we can say she has managed to become a role model for those who aspire to become makeup artists. She has earned a lot for all the years she’s been active, along with name and fame.
Her net worth is $500 thousand as per sources. Reports show that an average salary of a makeup artist in America happens to be around $20500. Since she is established and popular, she must earn a lot more than the mentioned amount.
Additionally, the net worth of her ex-husband is $10 million. Steimberg must have acquired a certain sum of money from the divorce as alimony.