Male Model

male model

Guys have the most range in the industry .

Age can range anywhere from l5 for young mens to 50 plus.

The strongest market is 25 -35 for the Models.

l5 -25 young mens market.

These guys are everywhere from the Tv to the runways and catching quick to their female counterpart.

Guys can be paid the same rates on most jobs as the girls, depending on contracts.

The biggest call is for the Male Model between 30 and 40 years old ,and agencies are always looking for these guys.

It is a much easier for guys in this age range to get into the agencies especially if they have a very strong look and a good body.

These are the business men, the young dads, the sports guys the husbands in all the ads you see.

Male Model Requirements male model
  • The height ranges from 5'10 very athletic to 6'2 fashion.
  • most fashion models are 6 '6'1.
  • Clothing size is standard around a 40regular - 42long.
  • Guys must work out and stay in top physical condition.
  • Good muscle and tone with strong abs.
  • Male Models must have good skin and hands - yes guys use moisturizer - actually there are many cosmetic companies have their own mens lines.
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  • Hair goes from long to short and back again in no time - the guys right now all have the longer hair - more of a surfer look with a bit of the five o'clock shadow .
  • Guys with hair that is slightly salt and pepper is always a good look for business.
  • Great personality is key for guys - some guys make it to the top on their personalities alone.. well with a bit of a look.
  • Always be pleasant to the photographers and booking agents and the clients.
  • Sometimes the client will look for the male model on set to set the pace of the shoot.
  • So learn quickly and take direction well.

How to submit photographs?

You can mail photo's via post office - they should be clear, up to date photographs.

One photo should be a body shot in shorts and tank or similar, and one should be in jeans and tee ,more of a casual look.

Another shot if you would like to add would be a business shot - not an all out suit but business casual look.

When you send in your photo's make sure there is no one else in them with you .

Also please include you height, sizes, suit size, age, and if you have any experience modeling.

You can send your in above photos via email to the Mens Board of the modeling agency.

Guys can call the agencies and find out the times that they do open calls and visit with the agency in person.

Bring the above photos and if you have any other's if they are professional or not take them in case the agent would like to see more looks.

A male model can get a chance to earn a lot if he gets hired as a promotional model for a major brand name.

What to Expect?

Modeling agencies are always on the look out for the next great guy to book in the catalog shots, location shoots, commercial tv, print, there really is so much work for Male Models.

So if you have the look and the drive and body .. you can do really well.

Always remember to be on time for photo shoots, castings and auditions .. and Have Fun !

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Male Model Agencies

NY Agencies

Click Models
129 West 27th, PH
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212 206-1616
Fax: 212 206-6228

DNA
520 Broadway
New York, NY 10012
Phone: 212 226-0080

Ford
142 Greene St, 4th FIr
New York, NY 10012
Phone: 212-219-6500
Fax: 212-966-1531

Major Model Management
380 Park Avenue South, Suite 1501
New York, NY
USA 10016
Phone: 212 685-1200
Fax: 212 683-5200

New York Models
594 Broadway
New York, NY 10012
Phone: 212 539-1700
Fax: 212 539-1775

Next
23 Watts Street
New York, NY 10013
Phone: 212 925-5100
Fax: 212 925-5931

Q Model Management
180 Varick Street, Floor 13
New York, NY
USA 10014
Phone: 212 807-6111 Men
Fax: 212 807-8999

Wilhelmina
300 Park Avenue South, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 212 473-0700


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