Adriana Sklenarikova was born in Slovakia on Sep 17, 1971. Being born in a war torn and financially strapped country, and coming to a new world of fashion was a big change for her. "I've changed my life from black to white. There was nothing like fashion in Slovakia" Adriana said.
Adriana signed a two year contract with Wonder Bra and was part of the exclusive Victoria Secrets modeling team.
In 2008 Adriana Sklenarikova participated in Rendez-vous en terre inconnue on France 2. In 2011 she was a contestant in the first season of the French Dancing with the Stars.
Films and TV Series where Adriana appeared are Domenica In (1999), Adriana et moi (2007), Asterix at the Olympic Games (2008), Ex-Model (2014), Meurtres a Etretat (2015).
Adriana changed her name to 'Adriana Karembeu' after getting married to Christian Karembeu in December 1998.