Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Exclusive Interview: Derek Allen Watson
After up-and-coming model and actor Derek Allen Watson shared his latest photo shoot by famed photographer Rick Day with us, I just had to interview him. Over the past six years, Derek has been making his modeling rounds across the USA. He began as an amateur on Model Mayhem in his hometown in Ohio, and once he built a solid profile he traveled to Chicago where he was signed on the spot with an agency.
After gaining a professional reputation he moved to greener pastures in New York City where his career as a model and actor took off. He showed his face on the covers of Next Magazine, INK Homme and 2BMag. He also appeared in an SNL skit and on Gossip Girl. Derek has just recently moved back West to Los Angeles where he is focused on continuing his career as
Moving so much can be hard, but not for this very persistent personality. Read below to find out how his career has blossomed over the years, the many opportunities that have come his way, and how LA has already helped him clear his head to become a very successful entertainer. He also gives intriguing insight on the differences between LA and NYC, from the environment to the boys.
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