IN CONVERSATION|DANIEL NOGALSKI
Hometown|St. Louis, Missouri
How did you get discovered?
My mom told me I needed a job. I said I wanted to model so I applied to an agency and that's how I got here.
What were you doing prior to modeling?
Playing sports, music, very interested in fashion and the music business.
People would be surprised to know that I...
love rapping and rap music. I even came up with a rapper name, Yung IV.
What's your latest obsession?
The Supreme/Louis Vuitton Collaboration. I want the trunk chest!
Your most price possession:
My first necklace with a diamond cross. I bought it by myself with my own money.
Growing up, who did you look up to as your hero?
James Hetfiled and Jimi Hendrix
When is the last time you said, "I Love You" to someone?
My mama, last night
Three adjectives that best describes you?
Cunning, Gregarious, Real
Describe your personal style:
Simple yet elegant. That said, I love the gold Versace print with black and white background
Your favorite place you have travel to date:
Your favorite film/scene from the film:
Step Brothers—Bunkbed scene
Talladega Nights—Prayer scene
Your favorite sport, team and player:
Team: OKC Thunder
Player: Russell Westbrook
If there is a destination from your hometown that you would recommend for us to check out that represent what you are about, where would you take us?
St, Louis, Missouri—Plaza Frontenac (Food and shopping mall)
If you were given a full hour to create a cable tv show that's yours. What type of show would you do? Your opening theme song for your show?
Music/Reality show Theme song: Sitting On The Dock of the Bay by Otis Redding
Most embarrassing moment:
When I didn't know anyone at lunch in a new school.
Craziest thing you ever done:
Skydive and bungee jump in Queenstown, New Zealand
My motto in life:
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take—Wayne Gretzky
Your wish for 2017?
Kevin Holloman|Homme Management
MODEL|Daniel Nogalski|Homme Management
Special thanks to Kevin Holloman and the men's board at Homme Management; Daniel for his time spend with JTC to do this blog feature!
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