Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover Unveiled

Sports Illustrated’s annual swimsuit issue has been unveiled, and this year the honor of appearing on the cover belongs to 19-year-old Kate Upton. This is Upton’s second time being featured in the issue; last year she was chosen as the “rookie of the year.” Some questions you might have regarding the cover, Upton and the issue:

Who shot the photo?

Walter Iooss Jr.

Where is Upton from?

She was born in Michigan, but raised in Florida. We won’t tell you where in Florida she lives now, because you’re being creepy.

How many models are featured in the issue?


When does the issue go on sale?

It’s available now.

Does Upton’s bikini fit?


Publish date: February 14, 2012 © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT