Given name is Ahmad Jalal. Practices martial arts and wrestles. Began his career after being named a semi-finalist for the VMAN and Ford Modeling Agency men's model search. Stirred up some controversy when he told the NY Times, “I dropped 30 pounds to do this...I only eat, like, maybe twice a day,” backstage at the 2010 S/S Roberto Cavalli show. Had a copy of his Kentucky driver's license leaked onto the internet.