IN CONVERSATION|ALEX PRADO
Hometown|Los Angeles, California
How did you get discovered?
Through my girlfriend, she was basically was stalked by a scout who is now my very good friend, Larry. He eventually brought me into an agency to take photos with her...
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I am an artist. I sketch and paint. I am also attending school as well.
People would be surprised to know that I...
used to fence and was training for the Olympics at a very young age. I also played soccer.
What's your latest obsession?
Music and my girlfriend, of course!
Your most prize possession?
I've a blanket I've had since I was very, very young. Small light blue blanket called "Geegee".
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
Socrates and rapper Bones
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
Yesterday, to Alice as I dropped her off at the subway!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Stoner, Trap, Punk, Depressed and Comedic
Describe your personal style:
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Lord Of The Rings—Scene: Two Towers is my favorite...Boromir's death scene
Your favorite sport:
Sport: Soccer & Fencing
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—To my pad, hang with my homies, then to Venice to hang out and skate and finally check out bands playing at The Smell.
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be?
Interviews with important people asking odd questions then a series of films that are really weird and funny.
Your wish for the remainder of 2015?
To rule the world!
Jeanna Ridout|IMG Models
MODEL|Alex Prado|IMG Models
Special thanks to Jeanna Ridout and the men's board at IMG; Alex for being real and time spend with JTC!