Alex Lundqvist

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Alex Lundqvist
Born (1972-04-14) 14 April 1972 (age 44)
Stockholm
Years active 1994-
Modeling information
Height 6'2" (188 cm)
Hair color Dark Blond
Eye color Blue

Alex Lundqvist (born 14 April 1972) is a male Swedish model.[1] He is a professional paintball player for the team Jersey Authority in the National Professional Paintball League (NPPL) and a former member of the Russian Legion team in the Paintball Sports Promotion (PSP) National X Ball League (NXL). He is also the brother of professional paintball player Maximus Lundqvist of Stockholm Joy Division. He currently resides in New York.

His modeling career began in the summer of 1994, when he met photographer Bruce Weber and Sean Patterson, a Wilhelmina agent, who tracked him down after spotting his photo in an obscure publication. Immediately, Versace booked him for a worldwide campaign with Helena Christensen shot by Bruce Weber. This led to doing the Lagerfeld campaigns in Europe and Guess in the US.

He has appeared in magazines such as GQ, Playgirl, Elle, L'Uomo Vogue, Top Model and was interviewed on MTV's House of Style with his best friend and fellow model Mark Vanderloo.[2]

He was chosen for the 1995 Guess campaign with Laetitia Casta and Valeria Mazza.

He starred in the 2014 film The Limit as Chris.

He starred in the 2002 French erotic softcore movie Total Romance: Initiation as Philip and its sequel Total Romance 2: Ultimate games as Andy Demetrios.

He is signed to Wilhelmina Models in New York City.

He appeared as Fergie's love interest in Fergie's music video, "Clumsy."[1][3]

He is married to Keytt Lundqvist.

He speaks fluent English, Swedish and German and a bit of Italian and French.

He is to appear in the upcoming Tokyo NY in 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fahrman, Sofi (18 January 2008). "Dolce & Gabbana sponsrade mitt bröllop". Aftonbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 23 May 2010. 
  2. ^ VOGUE MAGAZINE'S TOP 25 MALE MODELS OF ALL TIME
  3. ^ Hansson, Therese (11 November 2007). "Fergie väljer svensk". Expressen (in Swedish). Retrieved 23 May 2010. 

External links[edit]