How did you get started in modeling?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: I started modeling in 2009. I was on the beach with friends, when a producer came up to me and asked if I would like to do a test. So, I did and booked my first job. But, my most important job to date was with C-in2.
How did you like shooting the Parole video?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: Shooting the Parole video was amazing. All the team were really friendly. I really enjoyed working with them.
The video was shot in a trailer park in Floria, right? What was that like?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: It was my first time visiting the US, so for me, everything in Florida was new. The people, the place, the language, the culture and being in a trailer park just added to that American experience.
How long did it take to shoot?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: We worked all day long. I think we started at about 7:00am and went until 9:00pm.
Did you get along with the other guys?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: Chris Whelan and Anthony Gallo were very nice to me. My English was so basic, [but] we still managed to have good conversation … It was really good to work with them.
How do you stay in such great shape?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: I think the first step is: you need to find a sport that you like to practice. With this done, a good shape is just a result of enjoying the sport. And, of course, don’t forget to eat healthily.
Do you often wear C-in2 underwear?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: For sure, I’m wearing them now!
Do guys in Brazil know what C-in2 is?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: The majority of the Brazilians don’t know the C-in2 underwear, however they are now discovering it. I think it would be a good idea to bring C-in2 to Brazil. Brazil, nowadays, has a growing consumer market that I am sure would love C-in2!!
What do you like to do when you’re not modeling?
Diogo de Castro Gomes: Well, I study sociology and psychotherapy, read poetry, and of course, I love to go to the beach as all people living in Rio de Janeiro like to do!!