IN CONVERSATION|DYLAN VERLOOY
How did you get discovered?
I was at a cafe at a festival in Belgium.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
I was playing football (soccer) in Grimbergen.
People would be surprised to know that I...
love to read books like Game Of Thrones and book by Paulo Coelho.
What's your latest obsession?
Surfing, surfing waves at 8 feet in Bali!
Your most prize possession?
My watch I got from my parents after graduating.
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
James Dean—He was a young iconic guy with dreams and passion that lived his short life to the fullest but had depression issues too. I think a lot of young people of today look up to him as an example.
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
I prefer not saying those words to anyone unless I really mean it so instead, I prefer giving presents to the people I love.
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Complicated, Funny and Sportive
Describe your personal style:
Brown and navy are favorite colors when it comes to dressing. Summer surf style best sums up my prefer style of choice.
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Singapore—Best time of my life, mainly because the people I was with and also my first big trip away from home!
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Into The Wild—Scene: Middle of the film when he is traveling true America with his canoe.
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?
Grimbergen, Belgium—Bruges, West Flanders—one of the biggest city in Belgium.
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be?
Craziest thing you ever done:
Surfed 10 feet waves!
Your wish for the remainder of 2016?
A big major campaign would be cool!
Christophe Sanchez-Vahle|Soul Artist Management
MODEL|Dylan Verlooy|Soul Artist Management
Special thanks to Christophe Sanchez-Vahle and the men's board at Soul Artist Management; Dylan for his time spend with JTC to do this blog feature!
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