Keywords: Jake Cooper, Select Model Management, UK, Why Not Model Management
Place of Origin:
Surrey, UK, but moved around a lot as my father was in the army
Scottish/Irish and Welsh
I was scouted at Glastonbury Festival
Turning my phone off
Favorite music, band:
Erykah Badu, Max Cooper, Dire straits, Smoke Like a Fish, Linton Kwesi Johnson, Gil Scott-Heron, Slayer and The Collar Bones.
Skateboarding, reading, painting, writing
Favorite piece of clothing:
My 99p beanie which hasn’t left my head since I bought it!
What’s your idea of fun?
I enjoy time alone shaking my snake hips.
Favorite modeling experience so far?
Going to Shanghai with photographer Kai Z Feng, amazing country and wonderful people. Also, Burberry of course, working with Testino and Bailey was an honour, true professionals and very warm.
What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?
My home is now Newtown in Mid Wales, its my escape when it get all gets to hectic, but at the same everybody knows your business. Most of my mates back home are rugby boys, they try and try and bully but they know they’ll get a beating!!!
Favorite artist (any kind):
Egon Schiele, His work is noted for its intensity, and the twisted body shapes jutty physique. I love to draw people in an abstract way.
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