DAVID: I’m a big fan of Japanese culture. I especially love to read Manga and watch Anime! I love making music. I sing, songwrite and produce my own songs and will have an EP out very soon.
DAVID: Shooting with the Ben Sherman team! They’re amazing people and we always have a great laugh when working together :)
BOOM: For my last meal on earth, I'd choose....
DAVID: Spaghetti Bolognese!! Always!! (or salmon if i wanna die healthy)
BOOM: Last book you read
DAVID: Last book I read was Chris Carter “One by One”, last Manga I read was Black God (Kurokami), the finale. It was so good!!!
BOOM: The most inspiring person you've met
DAVID: I haven’t met anyone who’s inspired me yet.
BOOM: The story of how you got discovered
DAVID: I was at a club in Camden, and pretty drunk. My booker came up to me while I was having a boogie and asked if I was a model and gave me his card! I went in a couple of weeks later and signed the day before my birthday :)
BOOM: The best place in Milan where you love to spend your free time
DAVID: I love chilling by the river near Porta Genova station. There are great restaurants along there and nice bars.
BOOM: Pros & Cons of being a model
DAVID: Pros of being a model is that I get to travel the world and meet interesting people, cons would be the ridiculous amount of waiting around at castings, some clients don’t really respect models, or our time.
BOOM: Who's (or What is) the future of the fashion's world?
DAVID: The future of the fashion world is cultural diversity. It’s an eventual, but slow movement, but it’s nice to know I’ve played a big role in that step forward.
BOOM: Describe your home country in 3 adjectives
DAVID: London is large, accepting and fun.
BOOM: Favourite song to sing in the shower
DAVID: My own songs :p
BOOM: What is daily beauty routine
DAVID: I don’t have a beauty routine, does the gym count?
BOOM: List of items you always have in your bag/luggage
DAVID: Always a book/manga, my charger, my bluetooth speaker and a pack of microwave popcorn. U never know when you’ll need some popcorn!!
BOOM: Is there any place in the world you haven't been yet but you would like to visit?
DAVID: I would love to visit Japan, South Korea and LA. I plan to eventually move to LA. ;)
BOOM: What your family thinks about you as a model?
DAVID: My family has always been happy for me
BOOM: What’s your favourite brand?
DAVID: My favourite brands are probably Moschino and Cos.
BOOM: Best movie/blog you suggest?
DAVID: I can’t choose what my favourite movie is, but i’d recommend (if you like horror movies) to watch The Babadook, it’s ridiculously scary! I don’t really follow blogs, but I follow a lot of Youtubers. I’m obsessed with Miranda Sings she’s so funny!! Also Sawyer7mage if you want to spruce up on your Anime/Manga knowledge or Comicbookgirl19 for anything from great film and book reviews to comic book knowledge.
BOOM: Your favourite quote of all time?
DAVID: “We have fun” and “Let’s get sickening”.
BOOM: Plans for the future?
DAVID: To move to LA, finally finish my EP and just grow within the arts.
BOOM: Are you active on social networks? which ones?
DAVID: Instagram: @ValensiOfficial - Twitter: @ValensiOfficial - Facebook: David Valensi.