01:01 AM EDT 10/17/2013
Originally posted 03/12/2011 03:00PM
Petra Nemcova knows all too well what it's like to live through a natural disaster.
On Friday, after a devastating earthquake and ensuing tsunami devastated Japan, Nemvoca, who survived the 2004 disaster in Thailand, says it's difficult for her to watch the news coverage.
"It's very hard to look ... at those videos," the model and Dancing with the Stars contestant tells Access Hollywood. "Seeing people trying to escape from their cars and knowing this can be prevented. I think it's such a crime not to have disaster preparedness in curriculums."
Originally posted 01/07/2011 03:40PM
Model Petra Nemcova has found love again: She's engaged to British actor Jamie Belman, PEOPLE confirms.
"Petra and Jamie are delighted to announce their engagement after a whirlwind 8 month romance," the rep said in a statement.
The couple, who were introduced by mutual friends, spent Christmas together celebrating with their families and have not yet set a date or location for the wedding.
Originally posted 02/25/2008 08:20AM
Less than two months after he announced his separation from his wife of 11 years, Sean Penn hit Sunday night's Oscar party circuit with a new blonde beauty on his arm: model Petra Nemcova.
Originally posted 02/08/2008 12:45PM
SPOTTED: An apologetic Petra Nemcova, making a dash from the security check line to her Virgin America airlines gate at New York's JFK Airport, where she apologized profusely before boarding an early morning flight to San Francisco.
The stunning supermodel, in jeans, black boots and a black coat, was carrying an oversized silver tote, and another black purse when she arrived just before 7 a.m. She repeatedly said "sorry" to a Virgin America agent after missing several final boarding calls asking for "Passenger Petra Nemcova." (The agent even went as far as to check the security line and walkie-talkie someone to ask where Nemcova was.)
– Tiffany McGee
Originally posted 07/12/2007 06:00AM
Petra Nemcova, celebrating the launch of Justin Timberlake's William Rast clothing line at the Harvey Nichols store in London. Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie, Timberlake, his mother Lynn Harless, and Nemcova's fellow supermodel Lily Cole were also on hand for the bash.
Originally posted 03/27/2007 11:45AM
Petra Nemcova and James Blunt are over, PEOPLE has confirmed.
Originally posted 02/26/2007 06:00PM
James Blunt's rep tells PEOPLE the pop singer was trying to steer his car through a crowd of paparazzi outside a pre-Oscar party at the time police say a man's foot was run over.
Originally posted 02/14/2007 06:00AM
James Blunt and Petra Nemcova, kissing over a lunch of chicken ravioli with tomato and basil sauce at West Hollywood cafe Clafoutis.
Originally posted 11/28/2006 12:05PM
Ignore those rumblings that Petra Nemcova and "You're Beautiful" singer James Blunt are on the rocks.
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