IN CONVERSATION|EVAN SAMUELS
Name|Evan Joseph Samuels
Hometown|East Hampton, New Jersey
How did you get discovered?
My friend in GA told her best friend, who is a photographer to shoot me , so we both got photographed. From that one picture I posted, my agency, Americana Models contacted me to sign with them.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I was a front of the house personality and cashier for my parent's restaurant in GA.
People would be surprised to know that I...
make a 3D model floor plans on Google Sketchup.
What's your latest obsession?
Recapturing the 90's culture by watching shows like Beverly Hills, 90210.
Your most prize possession?
My POP POP's limited edition art book. #33/100.
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
I looked up to my mom as a child, because she was always someone you couldn't understand could be such a great person, who loves her family and would do anything for them.
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
My MOM—on the phone about 54 minutes ago!
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Creative, Whole Hearted and Genunine
Describe your personal style:
Very relaxed, Confident
Your favorite place you have travel to:
New York City—There's no place like it!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Friday Night Lights—Scene: When they win the game that gets them tied to go to the semi finals.
Your favorite sport:
Team: New York Giants
Team: New York Giants
Player: Tiki Barber
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?
East Hampton, New Jersey—I will take you to hang out at Buttonwood Park
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your theme song?
Me and my friends doing a lot of stuff throughout the city! Theme song: Broccoli by Lil Yachty
Craziest thing you ever done:
Having to act out of character at a restaurant because the employee knows my mom.
Your wish for the remainder of 2016?
My one wish would be to have the platform to change the negativity in the world through something I love to do.
Barbara Bibiana|Americana Models
STYLING|Ziggy Mack Johnson
MODEL|Evan Samuels|Americana Models
Special thanks to Barbara Bibiana and the men's board at Americana Models; Evan and his best friend, Ziggy for their time doing this blog feature with JTC!