Thursday, February 23, 2012

INTO THE WOODS|WALKER NICKERSON







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IN CONVERSATION: WALKER NICKERSON
Name|Walker Nickerson

Age|20

Hometown|Sooke, British Columbia, Canada


How did you get discovered?

I was discovered by my godmother who took me in for a meeting with Elite Toronto while I was visiting


What were you doing prior to modeling?

I was studying materials engineering at McGill and working on random summer jobs


People would be surprised to know that I...

love reading Shakespeare in my high school english class


What's your latest obsession?

Men's jewelry (watches, rings etc.)


Your most prize possession?

My 1951 silver 50 cents piece (use as a flipping coin)


Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?

My father


When is the last time you said "I Love You" to someone?

Moments before I arrived in NYC, in a text to my girlfriend


Describe your personal style

I've been told it's a mix of everything, but I feel it's a combination of indie rock and hip hop


Your favorite place you have travel to

Lasqueti Island


Your favorite films

O Brother, Where Art Thou—The whole movie is amazing!


Your favorite sport or sports figure

Sport: Football (Soccer)/Basketball

Team: I like too many teams!

Player: Dwayne Wade


If there's a destination or item you would recommend us to check out or visit about your native country/city or town, what would you recommend?

Sooke, British Columbia—I would recommend to go to as many hikes as possible in my hometown of Sooke, B.C. because the landscape is absolutely incredible!


Your greatest moment in modeling so far...for you

My first test shoot in Toronto, everyone was great to hang out with and made it a very enjoyable experience!


Your favorite song/artist

Hometowns by The Rural Alberta Advantage—The entire cd


What is your wish for 2012?

To pass all my courses and get to travel more!


MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY: George Brown|

Dave Fothergill|Red Citizen

IMAGES|John Tan

CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan

MODEL|Walker Nickerson|Red Citizen

Special thanks to George Brown, Dave Fothergill and the men's board at Red Citizen; Walker for spending the time at the park with JTC and us not getting trouble with the law!

1 comment:

  1. amazing pics - the arm movement in the
    first one totally makes it. love the
    intensity.
    his eyes are pure bernard butler circa 92.
    this is such a great feature ... love these
    kind of questions!
    so glad I found your blog.
    George

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