We had the pleasure of finding out a little more about the stunning Heather Farace. Having started modelling as a at the age of 25 you may recognise her face from the Netflix show 13 Reasons Why!
1.When did you first realise you wanted to be a model?
I was in 10th grade when I first realized I wanted to be a model. My best friend and I would dress up and do photo shoots and I fell in love with it.
2.At what age did you first start modelling?
It wasn’t until I was 25 when I did my first real modeling job. I bikini modeled for my local tanning salon.
3.What was your first big break and how did it arise?
I haven’t really had a big break yet. I did stand in for the main character on the Netflix show 13 Reasons Why. I got to be in front of the camera a lot. I love acting as well.
4.What would you say is your biggest achievement so far?
My biggest achievement so far is my passion and drive. I will never give up and I see success ahead of me. It feels really good to see achievements knowing how hard I work and how much effort I put Into keeping my life balanced.
5.How do you like to stay fit?
I eat healthy on a regular basis and I work out about 5 days a week that consists of cardio, resistance, core and balance.
6.What’s your favourite food?
My favorite food is pasta. I’m Italian so when I can indulge in some good homemade pasta I don’t pass it up!
7.Any advice for people wanting to start modelling?
My advice to those who want to model is to never give up and be proud of who you are. Everyone has something special and unique to bring to the table. The trick is to find what you bring and own it. Be okay with being different. Be a leader and always stay proud of yourself. A quote I came up with and try to live by daily is “remember the past, move forward with the future”
8.What is the funniest thing that has happened to you recently?
The funniest thing that has happened to me recently… hmm that’s hard. I find laughter in every single. I usually am laughing at myself. I’m honestly just silly and I chose to enjoy little Moments.
9.What’s song best describes you?
The song that best describes me is very difficult to answer. I connect with so many genres and lyrics. If I had to pick one right now it would be “Let It Go” by Passenger.
10.What would you be if you weren’t a model?
If I weren’t modeling or acting I would be a psychologist. I currently work in the medical field as a medical assistant.
11.Tell me something about you not many people know?
Many people don’t know how deep I am. I carry a lot of weight on my shoulders and I want to always help others. I want to bring class and common sense back into our society. We need more solid role models for people to look up to. I am up for that challenge. I feel destined to be that role model.
12.What do you like doing in your free time?
I enjoy doing anything outdoors. I also like to read and cook.
13.What do you think is the most interesting thing about you?
The most interesting thing about me is my genuine personality. I am the most honest and sincere person. My eyes tell a deep unwritten story.
14.What was your nickname at school?
My nickname on the high school wrestling team was short bus. We will just say I had a few too many silly moments.
15.What three things do you need to be successful in this industry?
Three things to be successful in this industry. 1. Be able to take criticism and still stand tall and proud. 2. Network and connections 3. Inner beauty.
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