IN CONVERSATION|RICHARD PENROSE
Hometown|Southwest Prestwick, Scotland
How did you get discovered?
I was scouted as I was clearing out a table in my restaurant where I was working.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Before modeling, I was managing a healthy grill and enjoying London's beautiful park.
People would be surprised to know that I...
can back flip/front flip and twist flip, like a gymnast without flexability
What's your latest obsession?
GIRLS—but not in a creepy way...There's just so many beautiful babes in NYC!
Your most prize possession?
My first modeling portfolio from SUPA Model Management (My London Agency)...it's full of hard work and dedication and the key to a better life (hopefully!)
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
A girl I used to date when I was nineteen years old, nearly seven years ago...
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Positive, Powerful and Thoughtful
Describe your personal style:
Your favorite place you have travel to:
New York City
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Ace Ventura, Pet Detective—Scene: Rescuing the raccoon at the beginning of the film, hilarious!
Your favorite sport:
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?
Southwest Prestwick, Scotland—To the beach, I grew up there, so that's the best place that represents me.
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your theme song?
Sketch show and it would be extremely hilarious. Theme song: Me, Myself & I by Del a Soul
Your wish for 2015?
To have a never ending supply of food and weed!
Clothing: Plaid print shirt by Alex Mill; checkered shirt and print short sleeve shirt by Billy Reid; jacket by Fingers Crossed; polo shirt by Ben Sherman; black t-shirt by Baldwin
Kevin Holloman|Adam Models (NY) and Supa Model Management (UK)
MODEL|Richard Penrose|Adam Models (NY) and Supa Model Management (UK)
Special thanks to Kevin Holloman and the men's board at Adam Models (NY); J.P. Sowers and Megan Maguire at Maguire Steele PR; Richard for the great chat and time spend with JTC!
RICHARD PENROSE' S SELF PORTRAIT