Today for #TeaserTuesday we have decided to feature some of our models that looking good, is not their only talent! Whether its singing, acting, dancing, etc. they always have a trick in their back pocket!
Anais is a spunky, young classically trained ballet/pointe, jazz and contemporary dancer of thirteen years as well as hip hop/freestyle/gogo dancer. She trained at Joffrey Ballet, Orlando Ballet, Tulsa Ballet and Ballet Des Moines. Anais was given principal roles such as Wendy in Peter Pan, Arabian Queen in The Nutcracker, Dracula’s Bride in Dracula and Queen of Hearts in Alice and Wonderland. She has also been hired to choreograph for numerous Varsity Show Choirs, solo dance competitors, group dance routines and most recently was chosen to be one of the choreographers for a full length ballet.Since moving to Las Vegas in 2012 Anais has been a lead dancer for numerous recording artists from around the US both in live performance and music videos. She also was cast to do a ballet skit with comedian Hannibal for the Oddball Comedy Festival inside Mandalay Bay Arena. Anais has put on her own solo performances as well at different venues downtown and was last year’s Top 3 Semi Finalist for RAW Vegas’ Performing Artist of the Year. Anais will be taking her next leap to Los Angeles where she was cast to be in a dance television series. Aside from being a versatile dancer, Anais is also an experienced and published model/actress. She has done everything from print, runway, commercials, feature film, music/fashion videos, hair/beauty shows, conventions, tradeshows and atmosphere modeling. Anais loves to play dress up and getting to indulge in a character or theme. Whether she is dancing or just creating a vibe for the evening, she is sure to entertain no matter the event.
Being of mostly Scotch-Irish/Filipino background, DK’s versatile marketability has enabled him to work everything from commercial acting in China, to runway shows for Fashion Week in New York City. After growing up in a small town of 8,000 in Southern California and finishing high school in Las Vegas, he worked with computer systems in Okinawa, Japan for the US Air Force, where he learned weapons training and Japanese. Since completing his honorable military term in 2007, he has had jobs as an arcade attendant, cell phone salesman and lifeguard. But after trying his luck at modeling and acting, he never looked back.Not just another pretty face, DK gets adrenaline doses from hobbies that include rock climbing, aggressive inline skating (stunt rollerblading, 17+ years of experience) & drifting (stunt driving, 14 years’ experience), which keep him sharp in his professional career as stuntman & precision driver. He has modeled for Roberto Cavali, Tom Ford, Ermenegildo Zegna, Louis Vuitton, Topman and been featured in TV pilots, national commercials, music videos and major motion productions for Luxor, Malibu Rum, and In Time with Justin Timberlake.
Tala is a professional dancer who trained in Vaganova ballet technique at The Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington D.C. and the Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts in Connecticut. She danced with the Colorado Ballet, the Boulder Ballet, and with the avant-garde ballet company, Lemon Sponge Cake Contemporary Ballet. She was a dancer in the Sirens of T.I. show directed by Kenny Ortega and you can currently see her dancing in the Matt Goss Live show at Caesar’s Palace every Friday and Saturday night at 9:30 pm, which is produced by Pussycat Dolls creator Robin Antin. She is also proficient in jazz, burlesque, contemporary, modern, lyrical hip- hop, showgirl, cheer, and go-go/ freestyle dancing. Tala also utilizes her dance training in commercials, music videos, television, and film. She feels she has come a long way from when she used to annoy her parents by tap dancing in the supermarket aisles as a kid!
She is a print, runway, catalog, swimsuit, body parts (hands, legs, feet, back), and promotional model as well as a spokeswoman and host. She currently models for the retro-inspired Bettie Page Clothing line in their catalogs and runway shows. She was the cover of Wedding Extravaganza magazine for the entire year of 2008, was the featured model in World & Pleasure magazine in their September 2009 issue, and can be seen in an article for Sports Illustrated, December 22, 2008. She can even be spotted in casinos around the world as a “live interactive dealer” for Shufflemaster Gaming machines. Her clients include Dior, Versace, Lanvin, Marc Jacobs, Michael Kors, DKNY, Sauvage Swimwear, Joe’s Jeans, Bebe, Guess, Guess by Marciano, Old Navy, Baby Phat, Saks 5th Ave., Neiman Marcus, Macy’s, Dillard’s, Nike, Puma, Skechers, Lululemon Athletica, Beach Bunny Swimwear, Maison Close, Huit Lingerie, Leg Avenue, Spa at Bellagio, Bettie Page Clothing, MAC Cosmetics, Jimmy Choo, Chloe, and Piaget.
Monica has been balancing work and school since she was a teenager. She signed her first modeling contract at age sixteen and began steady work in runway and fashion shows.Her catwalk clients include Betsey Johnson, Marciano, Bebe, Guess?, Frederick’s of Hollywood, Adrienne Vittadini, Cache, and Jessica McClintock. She has modeled for magazines such as FHM, Playboy, Stuff, and Gaming Today. Monica graduated with honors from Bishop Gorman High School and three years later from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. She was an active member in Delta Zeta sorority as well as Rho Lambda and Order or Omega, honor societies for Greek members. Additionally, she was involved in the Association of Students in Communication, Society of Professional Journalists, Rebel Nation and National Scholars Honor Society. She was also a Dean’s List honor student for the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs.