January 13, 1984 |
|Other names||Danish Prince, Mr Perfection|
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Hair color||Dark Blonde|
Chest- 36" (92cm)Waist- 32.5" (82.6cm)
Mathias Lauridsen (born January 13, 1984) is a Danish model from Copenhagen, Denmark and has been featured in numerous ad campaigns including Jil Sander, Gucci, Hugo Boss, Givenchy, Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, Kenzo, Calvin Klein, Marc Jacobs, DKNY, Tommy Hilfiger, Lacoste, Fendi, Aldo, Bottega Veneta, Carolina Herrera, Emporio Armani, Coach, Cartier, Burberry, H&M, Salvatore Ferragamo, Diesel, Nina Ricci, Missoni and Hermès.
He was discovered in 2003 and is currently signed with Ford Models in Paris, New York Model Management and Scoop in Copenhagen. He is considered to be one of the best male models, and has landed many lucrative contracts, for example the Gucci Pour Homme II fragrance. His runway credentials include opening shows for Hermès, Belstaff, Jill Stuart and closing for both Valentino and John Galliano.
He has appeared in editorials for Vogue Italia, L'Uomo Vogue, Vogue Paris, Numéro Homme, GQ and Details. The photographers he has worked with include Mario Testino, Steven Meisel, Karl Lagerfeld and Richard Avedon. Avedon photographed Lauridsen for a Hermes ad editorial in 2004 that proved to be one of the photographers last works.
He was ranked number 1 on models.com Top 50 Male Models list for more than two years. Lauridsen was the youngest model to appear on the list. He is also ranked #2 in the list of the most successful male models in the world, published by Forbes. As of July 2014, he's ranked in the Top Icons Men and The Money Guys on Models.com.
His distinguishing feature is a scar he has on his left cheek.
- IMG Models - New York
- Premium Models - Paris
- Kult Model Agency - Hamburg
- Scoop Models - Copenhagen
- Avenue Modeller - Gothenburg
- Sight Management Studio - Barcelona
- mother agency: Scoop Models Copenhagen
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