Simon Nessman

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Simon Nessman
Simon Nessman.jpg
Nessman in January 2011
Born (1989-11-05) November 5, 1989 (age 25)
Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada[1]
Residence New York City
Nationality Canadian
Modeling information
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Hair color Brown[1]
Eye color Brown[1]
Collar 15.5 (US)[1]
Suit 40 (US) 50 (EU)[1]
Shoe size 12 (US)[1]
Waist 31 (US)[1]
Inseam 33 (US)[1]

Simon Nessman (born November 5, 1989) is a Canadian male model from Courtenay, British Columbia.


Nessman is best known as the current face of Giorgio Armani. In addition, he has featured in ad campaigns for Versace, D&G, Givenchy, Calvin Klein, Ralph Lauren, Lanvin, Yves Saint Laurent, Barneys, Gap and John Galliano. He was featured in the 2012 music video of Madonna's new song, Girl Gone Wild, as directed by fashion photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott.

He has walked in shows for Salvatore Ferragamo, Roberto Cavalli, Tommy Hilfiger, Emporio Armani, Viktor & Rolf, Lacoste, Dsquared2, Narciso Rodriguez and Michael Kors and appeared in Vogue, Details, Numéro, V Man and L'Officiel Hommes.

Stars in A/X Armani Exchange Spring 2011 advertising campaign alongside Clara Alonso, Alejandra Alonso, Marlon Teixeira, and Francisco Lachowski.[2]

He becomes the face of Giorgio Armani fragrance Acqua di Gio Essenza in spring 2012. The campaign was shot and directed by Bruce Weber (photographer). Nessman stars in both print and video campaigns for the fragrance.[3]


Nessman is currently the second most successful male model in the world behind Sean O'Pry on list of the Top 50 international male models, as of September 2011.[4]


He is of half Austrian and half Scottish descent.[citation needed] As of late 2012 Nessman lives with his girlfriend in Greenwich Village, New York City. Nessman divides his time between New York City and British Columbia.


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