Monday, June 24, 2013

SPOTLIGHT: RED CITIZEN MODELS|FACES TO WATCH|SS2014

ALEX NEWMAN


MOISES GURMAN


RICHARD DETWILER


ANTOINE MORTREUX


DARYLL JONES


JEREMY MATOS


Special thanks to George Brown and Dave Forthergill from Red Citizen Models for providing the videos

TRUE GRIT|THOMAS COLE BARON











































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IN CONVERSATION|THOMAS COLE BARON

Name|Thomas Cole Baron
Age|19
Hometown|Los Angeles, California

How did you get discovered?
I was discovered by Click Models in Los Angeles at an open call. I was forced by a friend who is also a model
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I was still in high school when I was discovered...I am now a university student, majoring in business finance
People would be surprised to know that I...
I started going out when I was 14 years old, masquerading as a twenty something. Nobody knew my real age, and I  was quite good at it! I got away with a lot of things!
What's your latest obsession?
Being that I am from LA, I am a little obsessed with the rain. It doesn't rain much at home. I love sipping coffee and walking when it pours!
Your most prize possession?
My moleskin journal—I write often and they are full precious memories and momentos of where I have been
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
When I was younger, I look up to Bill Gates...as I matured, I began to idolize my grandfather. I admired people who are humble in their success, I aspire to be like him!
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
To my friend, Grant. We have a interesting and complicated relationship...
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Observational, Strong Will and Defiant
Describe your personal style:
Californian cool mixed with a touch of classic 50's and grunge, it all comes together to create a flexible look that can be hip, laid-back, or more formal, without seemingly forced
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Sicily, specifically when I walked to the top of Mount Etna, an active volcano! It was incredible!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Marie Antoinette—Scene: When she is in the carriage on the way home from the Masquerade Ball, realizing she is in love!
Your favorite sport:
Sport: Tennis
Player: Serena Williams—Because she just won the French Open
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?
Los Angeles, California—I will take you to Laguna Beach, a small beach town that embodies everything California
If there was a cable tv show in your name, which song will be your main theme for the show?
Try The Beat by The Sounds
My favorite model moment:
My first shoot was for the Adidas Originals campaign, being in the spotlight, with all 30 people working behind the scene at the shoot all staring at me!
Your wish for 2013?
To live the most awesome life that I can!

Clothing: Sweater and jeans, both by Cheap Monday

MODEL AGENT|AGENCY: Carmelo Pizzuto|Click Models
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Thomas Cole Baron|Click Models
Special thanks to Carmelo Pizzuto and the men's board at Click Models; Paul Leggiri at The News; Thomas for the long chat and braving the unpleasant alleys to shoot these images for JTC!
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THOMAS COLE BARON'S SELF PORTRAIT






Thursday, June 20, 2013

BOY IN THE TREES|LOGAN WEEKS

































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IN CONVERSATION|LOGAN WEEKS

Name|Logan Taylor Weeks
Age|18
Hometown|Luverne, Alabama

How did you get discovered?
I was discovered off of facebook!
What were you doing prior to modeling?
High school, participating in sports: football, basketball and tennis
People would be surprised to know that I...
love ballroom dancing!
What's your latest obsession?
Going to the beach and play volleyball
Your most prize possession?
My sister's class ring...she passed away in a car accident
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
My dad, we did everything together
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
My ex-girlfriend, Cassidy Balkcom
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Open minded, relaxed, romantic and competitive
Describe your personal style:
Lay back with a beach bum vibe
Your favorite place you have travel to:
New York City!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Harry Potter—Scene: When Harry, Hermione Granger and Ron fight a troll in the girl's bathroom
Your favorite sport:
Sport: Tennis
Team: Auburn
Player: Tim Tebow
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?
Luverne, Alabama—mud riding down a dirt road
If there was a cable tv show in your name, which song will be your main theme for the show?
Love Somebody by Maroon 5
Your wish for 2013?
To get a main role in a successful motion picture

Clothing: blue/white striped pullover, blue button down shirt and skinny jeans, all by Cheap Monday

MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY: 
Natalie Kates|Wil Hill|Q Models
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Logan Weeks|Q Models
Special thanks to Natalie Kates and Wil Hill and everyone at Q Model Management; Paul Leggiri from The News; Logan for his bravery with the mosquitos and pose in the woods on a rainy day for JTC!
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LOGAN WEEKS' SELF PORTRAIT

PARIS MEN'S FASHION WEEK SS2014|FACES TO WATCH|ESTABLISHMENT||ANGELS & DEMONS (PARIS)
















Wednesday, June 19, 2013

GOIN' PLACES|SEAN MILLER















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IN CONVERSATION|SEAN MILLER

Name|Sean Alan Miller
Age|19
Hometown|Smalltown U.S.A. Waynesboro, Virginia

How did you get discovered?
Sweeping floors at Applebee's
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Musician and student
People would be surprised to know that I...
can ride a unicycle
What's your latest obsession?
Modest Mouse (Band)
Your most prize possession?
I have a silver trumpet called stradavarius
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
As a kid, John Lennon
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
This morning to my girlfriend, Lindsey
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Intelligent, Scatterbrain and Artistic (see self portrait)
Describe your personal style:
I try to look artistic or expensive...I have an eye for patterns :)
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Yellow Stone National Park—my family used to cram everything  in our van and we would travel across the country. We never stopped for a hotel. It is cheaper to sleep along the side of the road or in a tent!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Across The Universe—Scene: When the hippy girl puts a flower in the soldier's gun
Your favorite sport:
Sport: Basketball
Team: L.A. Lakers
Player: Kobe Bryant
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?
Waynesboro, Virginia—There is an amazing view called Skyline Drive. You ride along mountain tops with an omnipotent view of the valley below! It is amazing!
If there was a cable tv show in your name, which song will be your main theme for the show?
Right Thurr by Chingy
Favorite moment in modeling:
My first shoot with Eric White. I connected very well with him and learned some tricks! Thanks Eric!
Your wish for 2013?
To be in the Gucci SS2014 show in Milan!

MODEL AGENTS|AGENCY: 
Taylor Cook|Shawn Zane|Fusion Models
IMAGES|CONCEPT|CASTING|John Tan
MODEL|Sean Miller|Fusion Models
Special thanks to Taylor Cook, Shawn Zane and the men's board at Fusion Models; Sean for his great sense of humor, quirkiness, outlook in life and collaboration!
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SEAN MILLER' S SELF PORTRAIT