Annette Roque Biography – Annette Roque Wiki
Annette Roque is a model and equestrian. She was born in the Netherlands and grew up in a town near Amsterdam but set off to Paris to pursue her dream of modeling in her 20s.
As a model in the 1980s and 1990s, Roque was known professionally as “Jade Roque”. She appeared widely in European cosmetics ads. She relocated to New York City, where she appeared as a model in J. Crew and Victoria’s Secret catalogs. She was a Revlon “spokesmodel”. Roque co-owns and manages Bright Side Farm, a horse farm in the Hamptons completed in 2013.
Annette Roque Age
She was born on December 1966 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Annette Roque Parents
She is the daughter of Henri Roque and Johanna Struijk. Her mother is Dutch and her father is Indonesian.
Annette Roque Husband
She was married to American television journalist Matt Lauer. The couple met on a blind date. Freelance stylist Maria Santoro set up the pair for a date in July 1997. Lauer and Roque became engaged five months after they met. They married on 3 October 1998 in Water Mill, New York, United States.
Annette Roque Children
Lauer and Roque have 3 children together, Jack Matthew Lauer, born in 2001, Romy Lauer, born in 2004, and Thijs Lauer, born in 2006.
Annette Roque Divorce
Roque briefly filed for divorce in September 2006. According to court documents, Roque claimed Lauer committed “cruel and inhumane” acts against her that endangered her mental and physical well-being and repeatedly criticized her parenting skills. Despite the allegations, Roque withdrew the court papers three weeks after filing them.
In 2018, she filed for divorce a second time following a series of sexual assault allegations against Lauer. On July 9, 2019, in State Supreme Court in Suffolk County, New York, Roque filed for divorce almost two years after their split.
Annette Roque Net Worth
Her net worth is not revealed. However, her husband Matt Lauer has an estimated net worth of $60 million.
Annette Roque Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches.
Annette Roque Nationality
She is of Dutch nationality.