Natalia Barulich is an American model, dancer, DJ, singer, and songwriter. Reportedly, in 2020, she came into the limelight for dating Neymar, a Brazilian professional footballer, representing the Paris Saint-Germain football club.
Natalia Marion Barulich was born on Monday, 13 January 1992 (age 31 years; as of 2023) in Los Angeles, California, USA. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Height (approx.): 5′ 7″
Weight (approx.): 65 kg
Hair Colour: Light Brown
Eye Colour: Hazel Grey
Figure Measurements (approx.): 34-25-36
Family & Ethnicity
Natalia Barulich belongs to Croatian ancestry from her father’s side and Cuban ancestry from her mother’s side.
Parents & Siblings
Natalia’s father’s name is John Matthew Barulich, and her mother’s name is Maria Elena Barulich.
Natalia Barulich’s parents, Maria Elena Barulich and John Matthew Barulich
Natalia has two brothers, Christopher Barulich and Todd Barulich.
Natalia Barulich with her brother Christopher Barulich
Natalia Barulich is unmarried.
Natalia’s sister-in-law’s name is Jaclyn Barulich, and she is the wife of Todd Barulich.
Todd Barulich with Jaclyn Barulich
In 2017, Natalia Barulich started dating the famous Colombian singer and songwriter, Juan Luis Londoño Arias, professionally known as Maluma. Before meeting in person, the couple got to know each other through Instagram chats. Natalia and Maluma started dating after they met during the shoot of the music video Felices los 4. After being in a relationship for two years, the couple parted ways in October 2019. In an interview, Natalia talked about the reasons for breaking up with Maluma and said,
It was an experience and a romance that I have left behind in my past and I will say that I am very grateful to have been hired as a model for that ‘Felices los 4’ video clip because that video changed a lot of things for me. In my past relationship is when I really started to pick up some words and phrases, but I was learning Colombian Spanish,however, with him I was no longer happy, I felt like I was losing myself.”
Natalia Barulich with Maluma
Reportedly, after breaking up with Maluma in October 2019, Natalia started dating the famous Brazilian footballer Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior, professionally known as Neymar. In February 2020, they met at Neymar’s birthday party in Paris, where Natalia’s ex-boyfriend, Maluma performed. However, Natalia denied the rumours of her affair with Neymar and said,
Neymar is a great friend and I don’t know why the media thinks we are together, just because we did a photo shoot. I adore him, he is a great person, he is a great friend, he has always been an awesome man and he is a great person in my life.”
Natalia Barulich with Neymar
Natalia resides in N Oakhurst Dr, Beverly Hills, CA N Fuller Ave, Los Angeles, CA 8th Ave E, Gooding, ID.
Inclined towards dance from a young age, Natalia shifted to New York from California to learn ballet. In New York, she used to live with the nuns. In 2012, Natalia competed in the Miss California USA pageant but was not able to secure her position in the top 20. Thereafter, the clothing and fashion brand Guess approached Natalia to model in their campaigns.
Natalia Barulich modelling for Guess swimwear
In 2007, Natalia appeared in the short film How to Be Popular in which she played the role of Alexis. In 2015, she acted in the short film Set You Free and played the role of Nat.
Natalia Barulich as Nat in a still from the short film Set You Free (2015)
In 2013, Natalia made a brief appearance in the music video Work Bitch, starring Britney Spears. In 2016, she acted in the music video Baby, voiced by Jencarlos Canela; the video amassed more than 2 crore views on YouTube.
Natalia Barulich in a still from the music video Baby (2016)
In 2017, she was featured in the music video Felices los 4, which was sung by her ex-boyfriend Maluma; the video garnered more than 1.8 billion views on YouTube.
Natalia Barulich in a still from the music video Felices los 4 (2017)
Later, she appeared in a few music videos like Selva (2020) and Morena (2021).
In 2014, Natalia acted in the television show Betty White’s Off Their Rockers on NBC (National Broadcasting Company). In 2019, she appeared in the comedy television show Sports TV on Firework.
Natalia Barulich in a still from the television show Sports TV on Firework
Natalia owns a Mercedes-Benz AMG G 63.
Natalia Barulich posing with her brand new Mercedes AMG G63
Natalia loves to carry luxury bags, and she has a collection of bags from different brands like Chanel, Hermès, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, and many more.
Natalia Barulich carrying her Chanel bag (costs around Rs 3 lakhs)
Natalia Barulich carrying her Christian Dior bag (costs around Rs 3 lakhs
Natalia Barulich carrying her Hermès Mini Kelly bag (costs around 4 lakhs)
- Colour(s): Pink and Black
- Travel Destination(s): Miami, Monaco, and London
- Natalia is fondly called Tali by her friends and family members.
- Natalia is the brand ambassador of Bang Energy drink, which is an American energy drink brand.
- In 2011, Natalia was featured for the first time in the Black Swan Fashion magazine. Later, she was featured on the cover of various magazines like Elle, GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, L’Officiel, Numéro, Glamour, FHM, Esquire, Cosmopolitan, Shape, Her World, and Maxim.
Natalia Barulich on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar magazine
Natalia Barulich featuring on the cover of Elle magazine
- Natalia follows a non-vegetarian diet.
Natalia Barulich’s Instagram post showcasing her food habit
- Natalia formed a music duo, Atmsphre, with her fellow DJ and classical violinist friend, Esther. As a duo, they performed in several countries, such as the United States, Indonesia, Morocco, Mexico, etc.
Natalia Barulich (left) DJing at the Baja Beach Fest in Mexico
- Natalia appeared in various commercial advertisements for brands like Mercedes Benz, Air France, Isaac Jewelers, Guess, Bentley, Nike, 138 Water, Samsung, Target, Verizon Wireless, and Apple.
- Natalia is an avid animal lover. She has a pet dog, Julieta and a pet mini horse, Tali. Natalia created an Instagram account for her pet dog, Julieta, where she posts several pictures of her pet.
Natalia Barulich with her pet dog, Julieta
Natalia Barulich with her mini horse, Tali
- Natalia is often spotted smoking and consuming alcoholic beverages on different occasions with friends.
Natalia Barulich while drinking champagne
- On 26 October 2020, Natalia Barulich was appointed as the new face of Collini Milano, which is a luxury Italian fashion house.
- Natalia was invited to judge the Miss Earth 2020 pageant, which was held on 29 November 2020.
- On 29 November 2021, Natalia Barulich was invited to judge the 70th annual Miss USA pageant, which was held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States.
Natalia Barulich at the 70th annual Miss USA pageant, held in Tulsa, Oklahoma
- In May 2022, Natalia walked at the 75th annual Cannes Film Festival.
Natalia Barulich at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival
- On 11 September 2022, Natalia was invited to judge the Miss Universe Bahrain pageant.
- As of 2023, Natalia’s Instagram account has more than 4M followers.
- On 20 February 2023, Natalia was spotted at the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards, which were held in Mumbai, India. After the pictures went viral over the internet, netizens considered her a look-alike of the Bollywood actress Nora Fatehi.
Natalia Barulich at the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards (2023)
- Natalia is fond of travelling and exploring new places.