Today, the world of fashion is determined not only by women. There are also male models. They also occupy the covers of magazines and receive millions of royalties. These models are the favorites of fashion designers and fashion photographers.
Their charisma is strong and mysterious, but the appearance is not always irresistible, but certainly memorable. So, who are they, the most famous male models?
From the very childhood, Tony dreamed of making a career as an actor or a mannequin. Not surprisingly, immediately after graduation, he moved from his native San Jose to a much more glamorous Los Angeles. In the city of dreams, Ward began to go on castings. Career model began in 1983 with advertising underwear Kelvin Klein. Tony never looked like an exquisite handsome or glamorous sweet character. He was distinguished by sexual untidiness, brutality and even some slovenliness. Ward appeared unkempt, unshaven, but at the same time very attractive. Even Madonna herself could not resist him. In the early 90’s they started dating. Tony starred in the clip of the singer Justify My Love, appeared in Madonna’s book “Sex”. His acting career continued in the rather explicit films of pornographer Rick Castro “The White Hustler” (1996) and director Bruce La Bruce “The Zombie from Los Angeles” (2010). Tony Ward is considered a favorite of the Italian duo Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbany. The model became the face of two companies, decorated the book and the book of these designers. Ward’s photos appeared in the magazines GQ and Vogue Hommes, he advertised H & M and Wrangler, Chanel, Diesel, Hugo Boss. Currently, Ward produces his own clothing line and is engaged in photography. But the model, which is already under 50, is still in demand. So, at the end of 2010, Tony Ward appeared on the cover of the special 10 Men. The most fashionable man in the world responds that he has no secret. He’s just an ordinary man.
This Scotsman was born in 1980 in the town of Billericay, in the county of Essex. His first money David did not work on the podium, but in the car salon, surpassing the cars. A glory helped the case. Gandhi’s friends sent his photos to the contest of male models. David won the contest and was invited to one of England’s most famous agencies Select Model Management. Since 2006, Gandhi’s modeling career began. At first he acted for a variety of catalogs, remaining on the second roles in this sphere. But after signing the contract with Zara about Gandhi they started talking. He liked Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, becoming their favorite model. Cooperation with the Italians became permanent. Gandhi advertises not only their clothes, but also fragrances. Designers in gratitude for the cooperation dedicated the Scotsman even a whole book. Today Gandhi is one of the most popular models in the world. He is the face of the fragrance The Light Blue, collaborates with Hermes, Ermenegildo Zegna and Zara. In addition, David has repeatedly appeared in fashion magazines. In his interview, David says that he was repeatedly offered to try himself at the cinema. However, the Englishman is not ready to give up the podium yet.
Batiste is the most highly paid male model. He was born in Marseilles. After the divorce the mother of the boy was raised by him, along with two sisters. At the age of 14, Batiste left school, continuing to study independently. At the age of 17, he became a specialist, planning to continue work at the helicopter plant. In dreams, Jiabiconi had its own pizzeria, not the podium. For confidence in his own body, the boy began to build muscle. It was in the gym that an elderly woman spotted him, suggesting taking a few photographs. Initially, Batiste was very skeptical about this idea, but in the end he was satisfied with the result. Photos 18-year-old handsome came to Paris, and a few months later on the beginning model drew the attention of Karl Lagerfeld himself. In the end, Djibiconi managed to become his muse.Cooperation with the designer lasts from 2008, they say that between them there was even a love affair. Today Giabiconi is the face of everything that Lagerfeld is doing – from the campaigns of Chanel and Fendi to Coca-Cola and Dior Homme. Periodically, the fashion designer allows his museum to appear in magazines like Numero, L’Officiel and Purple. Once Lagerfeld even fashioned a young man from chocolate. Baptiste was shot in advertising Just Cavalli and Frankie Morello. The model plays in his own Showtime group and even released his own clip. Sam Baptiste considers himself still not serious. This is an ordinary guy who likes sex, music and drugs. However, it is he who makes the hearts of girls around the world beat faster. Baptiste adores walking, drinking coffee in the morning and watching horror movies. He adores the huge clock, in his collection there are about 20 pieces.
The Spaniard was born in 1985 in Bilbao. And the door to the model business opened up to him also by chance. John went to Barcelona to support his friend, participating in the show. There on the young handsome drew the attention of the representative of the agency View Management and persuaded to pass the tests. The debut of Cortacharena took place at the most prestigious event in the Spanish fashion – Cibeles in Madrid. John showed the work of Roberto Verino. To move to Paris, the consent of the young man’s parents was required-he was still a minor. At the age of 18 John was already the face of the spring collection “Just Cavalli”. Soon the young model appears on the catwalks of Milan and New York. Cortacharena cooperates with Armani, Galliano, Versace. John worked on shows Dolce & Gabbana, Bottega Veneta, Salvatore Ferragamo, Chanel and acted in television commercials. The top of the model’s career was the spring-summer 2008 release of L’Officiel Hommes, published with him on the cover under the heading “200 pages of fashion with John Cartagena.” In the same year Forbes placed John in eighth place among the most successful male models. The following year the German GQ called it the model of the year. Kortaharena has a height of 188 cm, he has green eyes and brown hair. The piercing look of the man and his chiseled cheekbones determined his photogenic. Particularly appreciates the model designer Tom Ford. In 2009, John even starred in his debut film “A Lonely Man”. Having compiled the company Colin Firth and Julian Moore. In 2011, Cortacharena becomes one of the participants in the global and expensive advertising campaign from Lacoste, under the motto “Unconventional chic”. John trusts his hairstyles only to the mother-hairdresser. Among his friends are also famous models. Kortaharena loves to read and watch movies, sunbathe, listen to music and go to the mountains. The model claims to be an incorrigible romantic. Clement Chaberno.
The French model was born in 1989 in Paris. The debut on the podium took place in 16 years. Then Clement took part in the spring fashion show from Dom Dior. A year later he became the face of German designer Jil Sander. Shaberno is the muse of Raf Simons, who replaced John Galliano in Chtistian Dior. He just worked as a creative director in Jil Sander and noticed a young star. Clement was the face of Simons’ collections from 2006 to 2009, renewing the contract in 2012. It is believed that Chaberno is also particularly inspiring to the photographer Vanderperre. Together with him, the Jil Sander campaigns, COS and Uniqlo bookbanks, Arena Homme Plus and i-D editorials were filmed. Shaberno as much as 4 times appeared in advertising Balmain, twice advertised Prada. On his account, work with Kenzo, Salvatore Ferragamo and Valentino, Yves Saint Lauren, Hermes.
This Ukrainian was born in the Bronx area, New York in 1991. Due to his origin, Yuri speaks rather well in Russian, albeit with an accent. Ros Pleskun in a troubled area. He led the life of typical punks. It is said that he was almost the only white guy in the black quarter. He has been in the modeling business since 2008.They say that the charming Gopnik attracted some kind of drunk woman who suggested that he become a model. Yura himself cursed foully and said that he did not care. In the agency Pleskunu created a hooligan and expressive image, which was not difficult. Pleskun quickly became a favorite model for independent brands and magazines. His height is 188 cm and weight 65 kg. Brown hair and infinitely deep blue eyes made the image pretty sexy. The guy appeared on the covers of Grit and Fiasco, filmed for Patrik Ervell and Margaret Howell. Nevertheless, Yuri was also attracted to commercial shows. Yuri appeared on the catwalks in the campaigns of Marc Jacobs and Paul Smith, Alexander McQuenn and Calvin Klein. He was filmed by Stephen Mayzel for Balenciaga and Juicy Couture. It is believed that Yuri himself most often appears in magazines. Popularity Pleskunu brought his photo shoot for the campaign Topman in 2009. In 2011, he appeared on the cover of Seventh Man magazine. At the same time, Yuri became the face of the brand Balenciaga. In his interviews, Pleskun says that he is engaged in fashion simply for pleasure and does not intend to devote his whole life to it. He does not have a favorite fashion designer, the main thing is that “the check should be beautiful.” Shaun O’Prei.
The site of models-men models.com considers Sean number one. The mannequin was born in 1989. And opened it to the general public the contest “Top Model in American style.” Jury member Noele Marin, editor of Elle magazine, noticed school graduation photos of Sean on MySpace. Already at the age of 18 O’Pray has a dozen shows, was shot for “10” and “AnOther”. As a result, the talent of the model was noted by Calvin Klein, who made him his face. Since Sean has worked with brands like Belstaff, Bottega Veneta, Gianfranco Ferre, Giorgio Armani, Lacoste and Versace. He was also given keys to his hometown of Kennes, since Sean was the most famous native of this place.
Simon was born in 1989 in the Canadian town of Courtenay, in British Columbia. Nessman himself is half Scotsman, and half-Austrian. His career developed rapidly. The boy liked the photographer Mario Testino, who invited him to D & G. advertising shooting soon followed shoot for Versace, GAP, D & G, Ralph Lauren and Givenchy. For the same Testino, as well as Stephen Klein and Bruce Weber, Simon has already become a good acquaintance. Nesman also participated in the filming of advertising underwear from John Galliano. On account of a young handsome sets for Italian, French and Russian Vogue. Simon is especially popular in Russia. So, on the cover of the domestic edition of Vogue, he appeared along with the “Victoria’s Secret” model by Alessandro Abrosio. Earlier Simon appeared in the spring-summer issue of “GQ Style”. Forbes magazine shows that Nessman has been among the most popular models for the last three years. At the same time he is also quite charming. Unlike most of his colleagues, the model does not disingenuate and says that for the sake of money he will suffer the realization of buying and selling it like dolls. Free time for the model a bit. Simon devotes his time to playing guitar, surfing and snowboarding and walking with his girlfriend on Long Island.
Canadian was born in Toronto in 1983. He was the fifth and the youngest child in the family. Noah’s youthful hobby was basketball, as evidenced by the tattoo “07” in honor of the number in the team. And his career began at the age of 20. Sister Noah sent his photographs to one of the model agencies in Vancouver. At the end of 2003, the guy became the “Model of the Week” on models.com. And on the podium, Noah first joined in January 2004, taking part in the Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent collections at once in Paris and Milan. The Canadian high brunette was so liked by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana that since 2005 their fruitful cooperation began. During this time, Mills 6 times became the face of the brand. Over the years of his career, Noah has participated in a large number of advertising companies.He was the face of campaigns Calvin Klein, Emporio Armani Tom Ford and Lacoste. And since 2010, the model, keen on acting, began to act in films. He played the boyfriend of Samantha Jones in the tape “Sex and the City-2”, now Noah is participating in the series “Two ruined girls.”
Everything said that this guy was destined to become a model. After all, his mother, Lynn Custer, in the 80s she was shining on the catwalks. A worthy example was before my eyes, so he decided to follow the same path. In 2009 he was noticed by photographer Eli Schmidt, having removed the hot-hearted handsome man for his blog and for the Japanese edition of Vogue. Her photo session turned out very beautiful, which in many ways determined the success of Anchisi. A year later, the Italian has already become the face of the brands Versace Yves and Saint Laurent, starring for Pop and Love. In 2011, Paolo begins to collaborate with Dolce & Gabbana. He is shooting in an advertising campaign, tearing off the show of this brand. Paolo is also present in the editorial “Boys, Boys, Boys”, dedicated to beloved male models of the Italian duo of designers. Recently, Anchisi signed a contract with a model agency Ford, which cooperates with the best models in the world. In ordinary life, Paolo prefers to relax with the help of yoga, which also helps to keep the form.