Models.Com: “Jamaica’s New Wave”

Models.com and the Prod’n Casting division, recently took a trip to Jamaica to check out these fresh new faces. Check out the article and pictures below and memorize these soon to be household names!

Models.com and the casting division at Prod’n went south to take stock of Jamaica’s new wave of models ready for the runways from current in-demand newcomers like Kai Newman and Tami Williams to freshly discovered faces ready for their international debuts. Putting the vacation destination aside, scouting in the tropics should be at the top of the industry’s to-do list. Their destination island-homeland isn’t the only thing brimming with natural beauty: easygoing with permanently unbuttoned attitudes, the promising new class from Jamaica is unmistakably distinct. These models bring a much-needed piquant to the phrase easy on the eye. Check them out below.

 

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Tami Williams – Saint International Jamaica/ Elite New York/Storm (London)/Elite Paris/Why Not (Milan)
Age: 16
Height: 5’11″
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica


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Tajai Macpherson – Saint International Jamaica
Age: 17
Height: 5’11″
Hometown: Bull Bay, St. Thomas, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Unknown African, plus other unknown origins


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Shan Guyher – Saint International Jamaica/One (New York)

Age: 20

Height: 5’10″
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Indian


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Mario Feurtado – Saint International Jamaica
Age: 22
Height: 6′
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Chinese, Portuguese, ‘Hispanic’ (Central American)


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Kai Newman – Saint International Jamaica/Elite (New York)/Why Not (Milan)/Premier (London)/Elite (Paris)
Age: 17
Height: 5’10″
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Unknown African, plus other unknown origins


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Garraine Vines – Saint International Jamaica
Age: 21
Height: 6’2″
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Unknown African, English


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Delroy Stewart – Saint International Jamaica
Age: 22
Height: 6’3″
Hometown: Waterford, St. Catherine, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Maroon (Free African communities in the mountains of Jamaica during the period of slavery, many were escaped slaves.)


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Brandon Bailey – Saint International Jamaica/New Madison (Paris)
Age: 20
Height: 6’2″
Hometown: Portmore, St. Catherine, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Unknown African, Irish, German


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Brad Allen – Saint International Jamaica/DNA (New York)
Age: 21
Height: 6’3″
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Unknown African, Korean


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Aneita Moore – Saint International Jamaica/Fusion (New York)/Models 1 (London)/Premium (Paris)
Age: 20
Height: 5’11.5″
Hometown: Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Maroon, plus other unknown origins


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Andre Doyley – Saint International Jamaica
Age: 22
Height: 6’2″
Hometown: Savanna-La-Mar, Westmoreland, Jamaica


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Alexion McDonald – Saint International Jamaica/Next (New York)

Age: 16
Height: 5’10″
Hometown: Kingston, St. Andrew, Jamaica
Ethnic origin: Unknown African, plus other unknown origins