Where does Celeste Barber live and is she married with kids?
Celeste Barber lives on the Central Coast, NSW, Australia with her husband Api Robin (also known as #hothusband on Instagram) and they've been together for 13 years and got married in Bali in November 2013. They have two young sons together and Barber is stepmum to his older daughters from a previous relationship.
She calls him her 'Maori Adonis' and has joked of the night they met that it was love at first sight. 'I'm hilarious. You're breathtaking. I believe this is something that needs to take place in any relationship when the roles are so obvious,' she said.
When did Celeste Barber become famous?
Although successful in her own right, in 18 short months Barber went from relative anonymity to global fame with her Instagram page and iconic #challengeaccepted where she parodied photos of Hollywood celebrities.
It all started when she and her sister started sending each other photos of celebrities on Instagram doing everyday stuff in a glamorous way.
'My sister and I used to send photos to each other about 18 months ago going ‘um… this is supposedly what it looks like when you get out of a pool,' Barber told Aussie TV show The Project in February 2017.
Barber would reply 'challenge accepted' and then re-create the photo with hilarious results.
When did Celeste Barber go viral?...
With her photos growing in popularity, Barber found herself going viral after she shared this photo of her parodying Justin Bieber.
In September 2018, Celeste Barber released her book Challenge Accepted which she says is her 'guide to life'.
From there her popularity grew and grew, including over in the USA which is notoriously hard to crack as an entertainer. Imitating the likes of Kylie and Kendall Jenner, Gigi Hadid, Ciara, Victoria Beckham and Beyonce has given Barber worldwide fame.
Many of Celeste Barber's photos require her to pose either nude or topless, but she often uses funny props to cover up her modesty.
Is Celeste Barber body positive?
One of the most appealing things about Barber is that she doesn't apologise for not confirming to the usual weight, height and measurements expected of a celebrity, in fact she uses her more realistic body shape to her benefit.
In an article on her website, Barber said: 'I have been asked in a number of interviews how I’m going to get my body into shape for summer. To which I respond, “what shape are you referring to? I’m working on the wobbly pear shape at the moment and am quite happy with my progress.” Crickets.
In the same article, Barber also wrote about the emergency heart surgery she had when she was 25.
What are Celeste Barber's most infamous pictures?
Now here's the best bit! Here's a gallery of some of the best photos from our favourite Australian comedian:
Don't you just love her!
What's your favourite Celeste Barber pic on Instagram? We'd love to know!