Began her career as a radio host for Radio Kolor and Radio Zet. After cultivating a career interviewing celebrities, she became a reporter for E! Entertainment and would go on to become a juror on the reality show Top Model.
After earning a degree in art history, she completed her master's degree in 1994 at the University of Warsaw.
A successful fashion writer, she wrote for Cosmopolitan and would later head the culture department at Marie Claire. She has also published several books including The Facto, Ćwiartka, and Fame.
Her birth name is Karolina Sommer. She hails from Warsaw, Poland.