Vera Steimberg Moder is an Argentinian make-up artist who has been hailed as a ‘magician’ because of her incredible talent and skills at transforming the way people look on movie sets. Over the years, she has worked on different high profile Hollywood films, cementing her place as one of the most talented make-up artists in the movie industry. Having worked alongside some of the foremost names in the industry like Eddie Murphy and Mark Wahlberg and many others, she has succeeded in building an enviable C.V.
Apart from being known as a make-up artist of high repute, Vera Steimberg Moder is also known as the former wife of Daniel Moder, a very popular cinematographer who is known for his work in many high-ranking Hollywood movies.
Vera Steimberg Moder Biography
The exact day and month in which Vera Steimberg Moder was born are not known, however, we know that she was born in 1973. The make-up artist was born in Buenos Aires, the capital city of Argentina.
Information about the early life and times of Vera is not quite available. We do not know about where she spent her formative years or how she spent them. It is, nevertheless, believed that she grew up in Buenos Aires with the rest of her family.
Vera Steimberg Moder has been quite secretive with details about her education. The names of the high school or university where she had her education have not been revealed. It is believed, however, that the makeup artist has had some form of formal education considering the kind of things she has been able to achieve and the work she has been able to do over the years.
Vera Steimberg Moder who has always wanted to become a makeup artist started chasing after her dreams in her 20s. At first, she was a member of the Oscar Mullet makeup studio back in her hometown of Buenos Aires. While on the job, she gained some experience and improved her skills. After a while, she decided to move to America to find some greener pastures.
When she gained entry into America, Vera settled in Los Angeles, California and started seeking for Hollywood stars to work with. She soon landed a contract with Madonna, one of America’s most successful female singers. She also got another contract with the legendary actor, Eddie Murphy, and her career picked up immensely.
In 1999, Vera worked as an assistant hair stylist and assistant make-up artist on Total Stranger, a thriller movie. With Eddie Murphy, she worked on Nutty Professor II: The Klumps in 2000 as a special make-up effects artist. In 2001, she went on to work on the movie, Dr. Dolittle 2 before working on The Adventures of Pluto Nash in 2002. She was gaining a lot of experience and was becoming more prominent among movie makers who started seeking her expertise.
In 2003, she worked as the makeup artist on Daddy Day Care as well as The Haunted Mansion. She would also work on other movies like Norbit in 2007 and A Thousand Words in 2012. Her work experience with Eddie Murphy helped to launch her career into the limelight. She has worked with Zoe Saldana on The Losers in 2010 and on Colombiana in 2011. She also worked on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in 2011 and the critically acclaimed Planet of the Apes which also featured Hollywood great, Mark Wahlberg.
Over the years, Vera Steimberg Moder has worked as a makeup artist on so many movies with lots of celebrities and movie producers who have been awed by her skills.
Vera Steimberg Moder’s Net Worth
Having worked as a makeup artist for several years, Vera Steimberg Moder is expected to have made quite a fortune for herself. She has worked on so many movies with many prominent actors and actresses as well as movie producers and these ventures have fetched her lots of money over time.
At the moment, Vera Steimberg Moder is reported to be worth about $1 million. Her worth is expected to keep increasing as she continues to make some more money in her career.
Family, Is She Married?
Vera Steimberg Moder is known for her work as a makeup artist who has worked extensively on movies and much of her work history is known to the public. However, details about her family members are not readily available. The names of her father and mother and what they did for a living have not been revealed.
Also, it has not been revealed if she has any sibling or if she is the only child of her parents. With time, some more information may emerge about the family life of Vera Steimberg Moder.
Vera used to be a married woman. The makeup artist was married to Daniel Moder, a popular American cinematographer who has achieved immense success working in many Hollywood movies. The couple met on the set of a movie they were working on. They fell in love and started dating.
Vera and Daniel finally tied the knot in 1997. They enjoyed some marital bliss for a while before their marriage crashed after Daniel cheated with Julia Roberts, an American actress. Vera was devastated when she found out that her husband was seeing Julia Roberts and filed for divorce. They finally divorced in 2002. Daniel Moder went on to marry Julia Roberts that same year.
At the moment, Vera has not remarried and it is not clear if she is in a relationship with any man. Nonetheless, it is clear that she is in love with her job.