João Pedro de Castilhos:” When I´m walking down the catwalk I think about everything that makes me feel happy: my mom, dad, my brother and my friends”

17 ago, 2016

 

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Alright folks, so ,y name is João Pedro Martini de Castilhos, 20 years old and I was born in Caxias do Sul, a city located in the south of Brazil.

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 Besides modeling the thing I like most is Djing. I simply  love it! I spend hours and hours playing songs with my z1 and x1. Also like to go to the gym  and hanging out with my buddies.

  When I was sixteen years old i started going to the gym and also had a nutritionist supporting me…o my body started getting in a better shape and people saying “Oh my God, you should be a model”, a lot of people told that to my mom as well :)

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 I met Maycon Silveira (my actual booker and a photographer too) through my mom´s friend. He introduced me to Maycon and that´s how I began into this modeling´s world!

Posing to Photographers

Professionalism is the key! And also when they are cool guys I feel myself comfortable and relaxed. I enjoy having a previous talk before the shooting and then I just let it go!

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I was making an editorial for Mensch Magazine, which is a brazilian magazine, and this guy approaches me  while we were shooting and made a joke about the situation. He  made me laugh while the photographer was clicking and he said “the pictures that you u were smiling turned out naturally great. The best ones for sure”,  And that was the selected ones for that editorial. 

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The runway shows

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I´ve walked for my first show a couple of months ago for a brand called NAESAI, they made this artsy kinda walk, which was very sick and I liked it!

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When I´m walking down the catwalk I think about everything that makes me feel happy, my mom, dad, my brother and friends, i miss them a lot already.

Male models x Female models 

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 I think  women still rule this business, but we are getting more and more exposure.  Model Lucky B Smith is a cool guy and also  Stephan James and his tattoos.

João Pedro´s style: a fashionista

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 I love fashion! I always bring my suitcase when I am going to shooting, with all my cool clothes and we always end up using them.

 My style is mainly black/white clothes, over sized shirts normally with skinny denim and some sick boots or sneakers and I love Marcelo Burlon,  Ktz, Y3, Off white…

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Imagine u a famous model surrounded by a huge crowd!

It depends on how it goes, but I would probably just try to get somewhere I could be comfortable and I´d enjoy the time and hanging out with everybody that would be there.

Superpowers and Superheroes

My super power would be reading minds and my favorite super hero is Wolverine .

Atracting someone´s attention and enjoying the best of life

Being myself.

Djing, hanging out with my friends, Starbucks and working out at the gym. Bee with my friends in a private party, which I’m  the main attraction. making a b2b with my bro Gui Pereira.

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Fav underwear for all moments (including the sexy ones!)

 Big underwear’s, boxer or bigger, CK, EA or DKNY. For those sexy moments… hahahaha… same brands, but smaller kinds, the ones I usually go to castings

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Best job ever and why

RUNWAY SAENAI, just because it was a runway and a really cool one .

Yourself in 10 years

I don’t know yet, I try to live life to the fullest, so I think the future will be a result of that.

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Next Chapters

Me and my mother agency are still working on my upcoming projects, and for now I plan on to get in the best shape I can to work as much as possible !

Joao Pedro Martini de Castilhos

Height: 1,86m / Chest: 96 / Suit size: 38/40

Agency: PPM Models http://www.ppmmodels.com/ 

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Interview by Ed, the brazilian editor

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