Dita Von Teese is an American burlesque dancer, model, costume designer, entrepreneur, and actress.
She was born on September 28th, 1972 as Heather Renée Sweet in Rochester, Michigan.
Since divorcing Marilyn Manson in 2006 and imposing a "no musicians" ban on her love life, the Michigan native has moved to Paris and landed herself a prince!
Well, actually, he's a French count named Louis Marie de Castelbajac but close enough.
Burlesque dancer Dita von Teese, 40, dressed up in her corseted, pink-spangled finest to appear in a new video for Jared Leto's band 30 Seconds to Mars.
In the eight-and-a-half-minute clip for the new single, "Up in the Air," Teese struts her stuff in a tight-fitting bedazzled number, complete with matching cowboy hat, gloves and stiletto boots.
She was classically trained as a ballet dancer from an early age, and danced solo at age thirteen for a local ballet company.
Though she originally wanted to be a ballerina, Von Teese states that "By 15 I was as good as I'd ever be".
If we had to pick a modern day Cinderella, it would have to be Dita Von Teese.
Leto not only stars in the video, he also directed it under the pseudonym Bartholomew Cubbins.
I always get billed as 'Dita, internationally known fetish supermodel I'm really a small town girl from Michigan who has a good laugh that being a fancy-pants stripper got me here!
According to Celebitchy.com, the two have been dating for over a year and are still going strong, showing up together this past weekend at several Paris Fashion Week events.
And despite their age difference, the 38-year-old burlesque star recently gushed to Britain's how her 26-year-old French boytoy treats her like a princess!