The beautiful Dannie D kindly agreed to take part in our 15 questions mini interview. Having only started modelling from 27 her big break came in 2007 when she came 3rd in the MySpace competition for Canada’s hottest girl! Read on to discover more about this lovely lady.
1.When did you first realize you wanted to be a model?
As a kid it was always a dream.i had a portfolio done when I was 13. Over 10 years ago I made a MySpace account and I would take self timer pictures and have them edited for my profile and in time many people commented on how I should model. Photographers started to approach me.
2.At what age did you first start modelling?
when it really started, I was around 27
3.What was your first big break and how did it arise?
First big break was in 2007. MySpace offered a contest for Canada’s hottest girls. I was voted 3rd place to which I won a trophy, money and a photoshoot in a swimsuit calendar.
4.What would you say is your biggest achievement so far?
It’s tough call.. being in the calendar was great as well as being sunshine girl in the paper 3 times and a magazine shoot,
5.How do you like to stay fit? I workout 4-5 days a week.
It’s a passion. I do lot of tabata workouts using weights, kettle bell and cardio/abs tabata.I also model fitness and the results
6.What is your favourite food? Burger and fries.
Once a week:) the rest of the week I eat fairly clean
7.Any advice for people wanting to start modelling?
Research . Make sure you know the in and outs of the industry. Take it as a fun thing.
Lots of competition out there. Get some free shoots done for pictures to start a portfolio and never pay money to any agency
8.What is the funniest thing that has happened to you recently?
Too many lol.. tripped over my heel at a shoot. It looked funny but High heels can be lethal
9.What song best describes you?
Not too sure
10.What would you be if you weren’t a model?
I’m a child care provider as well so that would be
11.Tell me something about you not many people know?
I was once mistaken for Gwen stefani at a mall in high school when I had blonde hair and rocked her style.
12.What do you like doing in your free time?
Workout, watch hockey, surf the net
13.What do you think is the most interesting thing about you?
The amount of passion I have for fitness and the knowledge I have including nutrition.
14.What was your nickname at school?
Gwen, princess, D
15.What three things do you need to be successful in this industry?
Confidence, you’re own beauty, knowledge
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