HOMETOWN? Hastings on Hudson, NY.
ARE YOU IN SCHOOL? Nope.
HOW DID YOU GET INTO MODELING? I met some photographers who wanted to shoot me and things kept rolling from there.
FIRST MODELING JOB? Lifestyle shoot for a CBD company that I don’t think ever came out.
FAVORITE PART OF BEING A MODEL? Talking with photographers while on a shoot.
WORSE PART OF BEING A MODEL? Vanity.
HAVE YOU WALKED RUNWAY OR DO YOU ASPIRE TO WALK RUNWAY? Nope, It’s not very high up on things that I wish to do in life but I would be hyped to do it if the opportunity came up.
FAVORITE DESIGNER/LABEL? YSL.
DREAM CAMPAIGN? Celine and YSL shoots are always dope.
FAVORITE MUSICIAN/BAND? Panda Bear.
FAVORITE SONG OF THE MOMENT? “Oceans” by RY X + Ólafur Arnolds.
INTERESTS BESIDES MODELING? Acting, music, soccer, reading.
HOW DID YOU GET INTO BEING A MUSICIAN? Started playing drums when I was 10 years old and immediately started a band. I’ve been recording and playing shows ever since although I haven’t played any shows since the pandemic.
ANY ACTING PROJECTS YOU ARE WORKING ON AT THE MOMENT? I’m just focused on class at the moment. I’m temporarily living in Phoenix, so I’ve been auditioning for projects out in LA.
WHAT’S NEXT FOR YOU? Releasing more music and working on more film projects. Moving to LA or back to NY in the spring.
Photography & menswear styling alexander michael thompson
Photographed in New York City.