Younes Bendjima is the latest model to be involved in Kourtney Kardashian life. After nine years of on-off relationship with Scott Disick, Kourtney is seen most of the time with her new boyfriend. So, who is he? What does he do?
Here are five interesting facts about Younes Bendjima:
1. He is from Algeria
Younes was born on May 5, 1993 in Algeria which means the 6 feet 2 inch power guy is from Middle East. He once worked in his father’s restaurant before he moved his career to boxing and modeling. His mother currently lives in Paris and he manages his time between Paris and New York. He is also fluent at speaking Arabic, English and French.
2. He is actually a model.
Younes started his modeling career in 2001. He is currently signed with Next Model Management in New York, Los Angeles and Paris. He has also worked with agencies like I LOVE Models Management (Milan), Elite Management (Copenhagen) and many more.
He has also modeled for famous brands like Calvin Klein, Adidas, Dolce & Gabbana, Ralph Lauren, Burberry. He made his debut in 2013 walking the catwalk for Givency and has also done editorial shoots for magazines like Vogue Spain and Le Monde Magazine.
3. They have been dating since October 2016.
Kourtney and Younes first met in Paris Fashion Week in October. He was with Kourtney and Khloe when Kim’s apartment was raided by armed burglars. After that they were publicly spotted for the first time in a hotel in Paris. Kourtney must have been enjoying romantic time with her new boyfriend as they were also spotted in a trip to Cannes.
Interestingly, Kourtney has a knack of dating younger guys. He is only 23 years old which means he is 14 years younger than Kourtney. Her ex-boyfriend Scott Disick is also 4 years younger than her.
4. He was in relationship with model Jourdan Dunn.
Before, he got Kourtney Kardashian, he was in relationship with Victoria’s Secret model Jourdan Dunn. They first met at 2015 Met Gala in May and were often seen together including at 2015 New Year’s Eve bash. However, they split in 2016.
5. His Girlfriend Kourtney has three children.
Kourtney and Scott started dating in 2006. They had an on-off relationship several times. During that time, the couple had three children together. Her first son Mason Dash Disick was born on December 14, 2009. On July 8, 2012 she gave birth to their second child, daughter named Penelope Scotland Disick. Their third child, a son named Reign Aston Disick was born on December 14, 2014.