Teigen became an ‘IGN Babe’ in 2004, and then became part of the American game show ‘Deal or No Deal’ where she worked as a replacement model during her second season in 2006-07. In July 2007 she graced the cover on the calendar of ‘Maxim’ magazine.
She embarked in the world of the television while modelling, working as a spectator and a rotating host for channels such as ‘MTV,’ ‘FUSE/MSG’ and ‘E! ‘She featured ‘Watch What Happens Life’ in the late-night American talk show, and ‘America’s Next Top Model’ in the reality TV series.
The famous video racing game ‘Need For Speed: The Race,’ released on November 2011, saw her playing a role. In 2012 ‘Spike TV’ called her ‘Our New Girlfriend.’
During spring 2013, she hosted eight episodes of the American reality television series ‘Model Employee’ and played the role of a relationship advisor in the April 2014 American sketch comedy TV series ‘Inside Amy Schumer.’
She continued to contribute to ‘Extra’ entertainment news magazine and the ‘TMZ’ celebrity news web site.
She made a guest appearance on American romantic comedy Television show ‘The Mindy Project’ in January 2015.
As of April 2015, she began co-hosting American musical dance competition Television series ‘Lip Sync Battle’ with LL Cool J. In the year 2006 Chrissy began her career as a model.
Chrissy with husband John Legend
In the meantime, she continued to excel as a model, and was introduced by American fashion designer and actor Brooklyn Decker to the prestigious ‘Sports Illustrated.’ She subsequently received her big break in 2010 when she was featured in the magazine’s annual publication ‘Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.’
Besides being featured in the issue, she was also named ‘Rookie of the Year.’ The next four years saw her as an integral part of the issue that included featuring Lily Aldridge and Nina Agdal as part of her 50th-anniversary cover in 2014.