Thu, Dec 8, 2016 | updated 05:30 PM IST

Bella Hadid to debut with 2016 `Victoria`s Secret` coveted runway

Updated: Oct 28, 2016 08:49 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct. 28 (ANI): 'Victoria's Secret' has cast the ladies who will take the catwalk in Paris this year and Bella Hadid is joining the angels.

Hadid's makeup artist Vincent Oquendo congratulated her on Instagram, writing, "Congrats my little baby bells on getting @victoriassecret!"

A photo alongside showed Hadid scantily clad in a black bikini. The 20-year-old model is seen snapping a selfie with her pants down.

"It's been a beautiful ride so far and I can't wait to see what's next!," he wrote and hash-tagged #proud #blessed #worlddomination.

Prior to this confirmation, there had been lots of speculation that Hadid will join her big sister and second-year veteran Gigi Hadid for the first time on the 'VS' runway.

The brand had been teasing its fans by sharing lots of photos on social media. In one post, they photographed the silhouette of one woman, and captioned it, "Future #VSFashionShow runway star right here. Any guesses who? #VSFSParis16."

While several people wrote "Bella" in the comments section, it took a while to confirm the speculations.

Rumour mills are abuzz that Kendall Jenner will return to the show to slip into sexy lingerie and join other veterans, including Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosio and Lily Aldridge, as well as Elsa Hosk, Jasmine Tookes, Josephine Skriver, Lais Ribeiro, Martha Hunt, Romee Strijd, Sara Sampaio, Stella Maxwell and Taylor Hill.

The '2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show' airs on December 5 on CBS. (ANI)