IN CONVERSATION|MATTHEW GUMMO
Name|Matthew Allan Gummo
How did you get discovered?
I was scouted by a local photographer that took pictures of me and gave me a website to post them on www.model mayhem.com. I then got scouted again in Harrisburg, PA and submitted pictures to a number of agencies and got signed by MSA Models.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Playing sports, trying to figure out what I want to pursue in college.
People would be surprised to know that I...
like apple butter on my noodles.
What's your latest obsession?
The video game, Battlefield 1
Your most prize possession?
Clothes—I appreciate my clothes because they are comfortable and feels good!
My necklace—From my grandmother
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
My sister and dad
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
In the car ride coming to NYC: Mom, Dad and my girlfriend.
Three adjectives that best describes you:
Good Looking :), Sarcastic and Organized
Describe your personal style:
I would describe my look as athletic
I like skinny jeans, comfortable shoes, t-shirt and a jacket—That's my style!
Your favorite place you have travel to:
Vancouver and Toronto, Canada
Your favorite film and scene from the film:
Deadpool—Scene: Every time he is with a driver
Your favorite sport:
Sport: Ice Hockey
Player: Sydney Crosby
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?
Williamsport, Pennsylvania—I will take you to the little league world series, which is 20 minutes away from where I live and is the place where baseball teams played from world-wide.
If you were given a indie cable show, what type of show would it be? Which song would you choose as your opening theme song?
Entertainment/Cooking/Jokes type of show, theme song: The Difference by Meek Mill
Your motto in life:
Sometimes you get the bear, sometimes the bear gets you!
Craziest thing you ever done:
Changing the sign outside of my school and switched the letters around.
Your wish for 2017?
To become known world wide as a established model
Someone you would like to meet through modeling:
Justin Bieber—Most people likes Justin and it would be a great source for networking.
Delwin Kamara|MSA Models
MODEL|Matthew Gummo|MSA Models
Special thanks to Delwin Kamara and the men's board at MSA Models; Matthew for the trek and time spend with JTC to do this blog feature!
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