Kobe Bryant's daughter Natalia signs with IMG Models

JACQUELINE LAUREAN YATES
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Natalia Bryant is one of the newest faces of IMG Models.

The eldest daughter of Vanessa and the late Kobe Bryant will now be represented by the prestigious agency that reps Gisele Bündchen, Gigi Hadid, Joan Smalls and Ashley Graham.

"I have always been interested in fashion since a very young age. I have a love for the industry and ever since I can remember I wanted to model," said Natalia.

She continued, "There is a lot to learn but I feel this is a great opportunity for me to learn and express myself creatively."

"Yay Nani! I love you. So happy for you baby," Natalia's mother, Vanessa Bryant, commented about the her daughter's recent deal.

Hadid congratulated Natalia in a social media post accompanied with a heart emoji.

The 18-year-old also expressed excitement on her own social media feed about her new partnership.

"I am beyond thrilled and honored to be a part of the IMG family," Natalia said.

PHOTO: Kobe Bryant, wife Vanessa Bryant and daughters Gianna Maria Onore Bryant, Natalia Diamante Bryant and Bianka Bella Bryant attend Kobe Bryant's jersey retirement ceremony during a game between at Staples Center on Dec. 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)
PHOTO: Kobe Bryant, wife Vanessa Bryant and daughters Gianna Maria Onore Bryant, Natalia Diamante Bryant and Bianka Bella Bryant attend Kobe Bryant's jersey retirement ceremony during a game between at Staples Center on Dec. 18, 2017, in Los Angeles. (Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)

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IMG has also recently signed Vice President Kamala Harris' stepdaughter Ella Emhoff as well as poet Amanda Gorman.

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