IN CONVERSATION|CODY SANTIAGO
Name|Cody Kevin Santiago
Hometown|Brooklyn, New York City
How did you get discovered?
I was discovered on the subway by my amazing agent, George Brown at Red/Citizen Models
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Looking into going back to school
People would be surprised to know that I...
have the talent to rap instinctually
What's your latest obsession?
Music—Metal, Rap and Hip Hop—there's a big difference, btw...
Your most prize possession?
Having a place to live
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Kind, different and happy
Describe your personal style:
I love anything with skulls and lot of hoodies!
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
8 Mile—Scene: When Eminem rap towards his friends
Your favorite sport:
Player: Derek Jeter
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?
Brooklyn, New York City—Bushwick area, where the stores are...I love walking there late at night (4 or 5am) when there is no one around!
Your favorite song/artist:
Pursuit of Happiness by Kid Cudi
Your wish for 2013?
A sober life!
If you are no longer in the land of the living, what is the one item (food or otherwise) you will solely miss and why?
My family and the feeling of waking outside for the first time every morning, everyday!
MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: George Brown|Red/Citizen
Special thanks to George Brown and the men's board at Red/Citizen; Cody and his best friend, Justin for the extra long walks to Harlem with JTC!
CODY SANTIAGO'S SELF PORTRAIT