Supermodel of the 1980s, Hamilton was discovered by David Bailey before going onto star in the VW 'changes' advert and modelling for brands from Revlon and Clinique to Gap.
Paula has admitted to alcohol and drug additions that affected her throughout her 20s, a topic she explored in her bestselling autobiography Instructions not Included. She considers herself to be a spiritual person, saying she has had many past lives as a baker and a sea captain.
She also feels deeply connected to nature and says that 'If I am a devotee to anything, it’s Mother Nature.' Paula loves her body and describes herself as a '50 year old with the body of a 20 year old'.
Simon Cowell became Paula’s childhood sweetheart at the age of 12 and they dated for seven years. Of her ex-flame, Paula said: 'I haven't been invited onto his yacht and I don’t want to go anyway.'