IN CONVERSATION|MATT WALKER
How did you get discovered?
I got scouted while I was skating and living in Paris.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I was living in the South of France at a university towards a business degree.
People would be surprised to know that I...
a pet tarantula called Nibbles
What's your latest obsession?
Skateboarding in Paris
Your most prize possession?
My hair, yes, it is real!
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
My dad, I know, very cliche!
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
To my mom
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Tall, Weird, Clumsy
Describe your personal style:
I love shopping at thrift shops because I like to wear things that have a story behind them. I don't like to wear anything new!
Your favorite place you have travel to:
I like being at the country side at home in England. It's quiet so I can walk for a long time without seeing people.
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
The Shining—Scene: Corpse in the bathtub scene
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?
London, England—Primrose Hill in Canden It's probably my favorite place in London because you can see the whole entire skyline like nowhere else.
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your theme song?
A show about me (Four hours long!) Theme song: The Sound of Ducks Screaming!
Craziest thing you ever done:
I actually dye my hair to yellow last month and looked like a albino.
Your wish for the remainder of 2016?
A clone of myself to back me up when I am not in the mood to do things.
Alexis Maheo|Lilly Aitali|Premium Models (Paris)
MODEL|Matt Walker|Premium Models (Paris)
Special thanks to Alexis Maheo, Lilly Aitali and the men's board at Premium Models (Paris); Matt for the great chat and taking the time to do this blog feature with JTC in Paris!
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