IN CONVERSATION|JAMES LABORNE
Name|James William LaBorne III
Hometown|Amityville, New York
How did you get discovered?
I got scouted by a mother agent off a friend's facebook.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Average catholic school boy that was on the tennis team.
People would be surprised to know that I...
love watching vloggers on youtube.
What's your latest obsession?
Dogs. Real dogs though, not those little chihuahua or maltese!
Your most prize possession?
I have a plaque with my family name, "LaBorne" on it. It was passed down from my grandfather.
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
My Dad, because he worked from home when I was younger and was always there for me.
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
About two months ago to my ex.
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Fun, Easygoing and Caring
Describe your personal style:
Blend of tumblr and surfer
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Ocean Beach, Fire Island, New York
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
The Other Boelyn Girl—Scene: Execution
Your best fashion buy:
A denim jacket by All Saints that I got from a consignment shop for $30. Still aching for a backpack by Prada!
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?
Amityville, New York—A boat ride through the bay just with some music and beer.
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your theme song?
Reality show about my family and me. Theme song: Rehab by Amy Winehouse
Craziest thing you ever done:
My older sister would force me to dress up like a girl and talk to the neighbors!
Your wish for the remainder of 2015?
Have my modeling career take off and have a H&M campaign with Kendall Jenner! :)
Syd Chan|Kendall Werts|Wilhelmina
Special thanks to Syd Chan, Kendall Werts and the men's board at Wilhelmina; James for doing the shoot at night and time spend with JTC!
JAMES LABORNE' S SELF PORTRAIT