NEWPORT BEACH (CBSLA) — Natalia Bryant, the oldest daughter of the late Kobe Bryant, is ready to step out into the spotlight as an IMG model.
The 18-year-old daughter of Kobe and Vanessa Bryant, who grew up in the shadow of her superstar dad, has signed with IMG models.READ MORE: Goldstein Investigates: Dozens Of Fire Safety Violations Reported at LAX
“I have always been interested in fashion since a very young age,” she said alongside an image released by IMG Models. “I have a love for the industry and ever since I can remember I wanted to model.”MORE NEWS: Caught On Camera: Woman Punches Would-Be Car Thief, Chases Him Down Corona Street
The news comes a little over a year after the family was devastated by the death of Bryant and her 13-year-old sister, Gigi, in a helicopter crash.