Bündchen ventured into acting when she played a supporting role in Taxi (2004), for which she was nominated at the Teen Choice Awards for Choice Movie Breakout Performance, and for Choice Movie Bad Guy.
In 2000, she became the fourth model to appear on the cover of the music magazine Rolling Stone when she was named "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World".
Bündchen has appeared on the covers of many top fashion magazines, including W, Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Allure, as well as style and lifestyle publications such as The Face, Arena, Citizen K, Flair, GQ, Esquire, and Marie Claire, and in the Pirelli Calendar in 20.
On 11 April 2008, a black-and-white photo of Bündchen shot by Irving Penn was auctioned for $193,000 (£96,000).
The picture was one of dozens from the collection of Gert Elfering that were sold at Christie's International in New York. Her July Vogue Brasil 2011 cover shot in the Amazon was the magazine's highest-selling issue ever, selling 70,743 copies.
This was her first time as a spokesperson of the brand.
For the brand's spring/summer 2014 campaign, Marc Jacobs chose Bündchen along with Catherine Deneuve, Sofia Coppola, Fan Bingbing, Caroline de Maigret and Edie Campbell as his muses for his last collection for Louis Vuitton. The new version turned out to be an international hit charting in a great number of European singles charts including France, Germany, Spain, Austria and Belgium.More than 50 percent gave Bündchen the title of best hair in Hollywood.In February 2008, a survey by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) asked the question, "What influences do celebrities have on the decisions patients make"?She was subsequently selected for a national contest, Elite Look of the Year, Bündchen travelled to London in 1997, where she auditioned for 42 shows.She got her big break when chosen for her ability to walk in towering heels on a slippery runway for Alexander Mc Queen's spring 1998 "rain" ready-to-wear show.In 2005, she was chosen to wear the Victoria's Secret Fantasy Bra again, the Sexy Splendor Fantasy Bra.