We caught up with Model Calvin Anthony Thomas took time to probe and ask him a few questions. Yep that’s right models are HUMAN TOO.
What is your name? (First, Middle , Last)
Calvin Anthony Thomas
What is your date of birth? (Month, Day, Year)
What industry are you employed in?
Fashion I’m a full time unsigned model/ Security officer
What is your professional title?
I’m a security officer/ Model
How long have you been employed in your profession? (years)
Over 5 years now? I been modeling about a year in half now.
What are you passionate about?
Spreading love the right way?
In what ways do you express yourself the most?
My personality and just being happy.
What is your definition of success?
My definition of success is to continue working hard and let nobody tell you that you cannot be great.
What is the most difficult thing you have had to overcome in life?
When I was a Junior in high school, I went to jail for a year for fighting a police officer…when I return in the
free world it was hard fitting in with everyone. Because I had changed my life around.
How did that difficult experience shape who you are today?
It made me want more out of life.
What makes you happy, what fulfills you?
My beautiful son.
How has art and creativity shape who you are?
I think for me it gave me a different eye for fashion and colors.
When did you first show signs of creativity?
7 years old when my parents got me taking photos?
If you were not working in the creative field what would you do?
Maybe a private bodyguard for rich people?
What is culture to you?
Loving everyone as a whole nation.
How important is culture to you?
Very very very Important.
How does music influence you?
Music influence me by the person Energy and Message they have to put out.
What is your favorite genre?
I like everything.
Which music artist do you listen to right now?
Lil uzi, lilbaby, young Dolph, migos, rich the kid, and many many more I really listen to everything.
Who is one music artist you think we need to hear?
What is your favorite color and what does that color represent or mean to you?
Camouflage, because where I from we are soldiers?
Name three people who have influenced your life the most.
God, Meek mill, my son
How were these three people so influential?
They all push me to be a better person.
What are 3 things you would encourage others to do to help them to remain positive?
Be yourself, be around positive people that’s going to tell you the truth no matter what, pray more than one time a day.
How important is it for you to continue to grow and evolve?
Very important because we grow every single day.
What is the best advice you would give to your former self?
Be yourself no matter what other people think about you.
What is one piece of advice can you give to encourage and inspire others?
Keep working hard and please never give up if someone don’t like your work.
What is one thing you could never live without ?
Is being different okay?
What inspires you to move through the difficult times?
Who do you call when you need help or comfort?
My mom or big brother or God.
Are you confident in who you are becoming?
What makes you so confident?
Because I know I’m becoming a better person every single day.
How do you foster positive thoughts about
What impact do you want to leave on the world?
Being positive and working together can get everyone far in life
What motivates you?
The old me.
What is the first thing you do when you wake up?
What is the last thing you do before you sleep?