Height: 6’2″ | 188cm
Chest: 40″ | 107cm
Waist: 32″ | 81cm
In Leg: 32″ | 81cm
Shoe: 10 UK | 44 EU
LONDON: NEVS MODELS
Zimbabwe-born model and professional surfer Matt Rodwell was scouted in the British coastal town of Newquay.
Matt, who may look tough but is a sucker for cuddles, has shot editorials for publications including Attitude, Dazed & Confused, Coitus and i-D Magazine.
He also has a very interesting party trick (witnessed first-hand) involving his abs!
Full Name: Matt Rodwell
Birth date: 01.07.92
Birthplace: Harare, Zimbabwe
Ethnic Origin: All over the world. European, Polynesian, African
How were you scouted: Surfing where I used to live; NewQuay
Favourite grooming product: I’m not really one for products. Pears soap makes me feel clean.
Hobbies: Surfing, CrossFit, Travel, Books, Music
Fitness Regime: CrossFit
Favourite Movie: Pulp Fiction
What was the last track you listened to on your iPod?: Patience – Damian Marley ft Nas
Do you have any Guilty Pleasures?: Haha guilty pleasure… I’m a sucker for a cuddle!
What is your biggest fear?: Letting my family down
What is your dream country to visit?: I’d love to get lost in Alaska
If you were not modeling, what would you be doing?: Focusing more on my studies or chasing waves around the world. I used to surf professionally.
If you got to relive one day in your modeling career it would be…: I’d like to believe my career is still very young so hopefully get to have some more cool days!! Thus far going to Gran Canaria all expenses paid was pretty cool, I’d like to do that again.
If you could be on the cover of any magazine, it would be: i-D.. I’ve got a hell of a wink
What’s the funniest thing that has happened to you on a shoot?: I’m going to pass on this one in the name of self preservation.
What’s your favorite fashion city and why?: London, it’s so diverse. You have everything, good and bad here.
Who are your idols?: My Dad, Mom and Sister, Kelly Slater, Rich Fronning, In terms of models Mr Gandy is the don, his career speaks for itself. I love ASAP Rocky’s ‘**** It’ approach
What was the last dream you remember?: Me in speedos on the beach
One word to describe yourself: Flamboyant
Twitter name: @mattrodwell
Instagram name: @mattrodwell
Show Package – London S/S 14
we are the music makers and we are the dreamers of dreams. wandering by lone sea breakers and sitting by desolate streams. world losers and world forsakers, on whom the pale moon gleams. yet we are the movers and shakers of the world for ever it seems