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Autoplay Camille Kostek knows a thing or two about heating things up.
Right before 2021 officially came to an end, the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model attended the SI Awards in Florida with her longtime boyfriend, Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski . The former cover girl made jaws drop when she rocked a golden cutout gown by celebrity fashion designer Usama Ishtay that proudly flaunted her assets. The 29-year-old completed the look with a football-shaped clutch.
Fast-forward to 2022, and the star is already making a big splash with new episodes of TBS’ "Wipeout," where she serves as a field host. The extreme obstacle course series, hosted by John Cena and Nicole Byer, was previously the top new show during the summer of 2008. It amassed an international following that has resulted in several spin-offs and specials, including this latest popular rendition. Camille Kostek attends The 2021 Sports Illustrated Awards at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Dec. 7, 2021, in Hollywood, Fla. Kostek spoke to Fox News about the daring dress she famously wore, what’s it like hosting "Wipeout," and how she’s breaking a sweat in the new year.
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Fox News: You recently attended the SI Awards in Florida and rocked a dress that was gorgeous, but also daring. What’s the story behind that gown?
Camille Kostek: You get the best times from spontaneous decisions and that’s exactly what that dress was. It was going to be the end of 2021. That was going to be my last carpeted appearance of the year.
Rob and I were going to be together at the event, which is very rare since he was in football season when the award show happened. So I wanted something that was going to be a very wow moment. I wanted to feel very glamorous, especially knowing that there weren’t going to be any holiday parties that year. Camille Kostek loved how the dress embraced her curves. I wanted a wow dress. I wanted to end the year with a bang. And there’s this designer that I’ve been admiring for a while. I got in contact, and I had this vision of the dress, and it was brought to life. I had never tried the dress on before I landed in Tampa. About three hours before the show, I got my hair and makeup done. I then put on the dress and I had to pray that it was going to fit.And it fits so perfectly. I’d never tried it on before, so I wasn’t sure how it was going to fit my body. It was all done over Zoom in terms of measuring every little inch of my body. But it fits so perfectly. It was a big risk. I had a backup dress just in case, but it looks nothing like this. This is a glamorous, sparkly, […]