Fashion model’s unlikely path to fame – CNN Video

You may not know her name, but chances are you have seen Ubah Hassan in commercials for Macy’s or Ralph Lauren. This short film takes you into the world of this up-and-coming model, whose life has not always been picture perfect. Directed by Joe Berlinger

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From Somalia to Canada to Macy’s fashion model.

 

Eva Marcille (Puerto Rican/African-American)

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Eva Marcille (aka Eva Pigford) (Puerto Rican/African-American) [American]

 

Known as: Actress, Fashion Model, TV Host (Modeling: America’s Next Top Model Third Season winner; CoverGirl, Elle, Avon; Movies: “I Think I Love My Wife”,”Crossover”, “Premium”; TV: “The Young and the Restless”,”The House of Payne”)

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Naima Mora – Daily Multiracial

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(Mexican, Native American, Irish, African American) [American]   Known as: Fashion Model (Winner of the 2005 season of American’s Next Top Model; Singer for the band “Galaxy of Tar”; Former vocalist of the band “Chewing Pics”)
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(Japanese/French-Irish) [American]
Known as: Fashion model & actress (Modeled in/for Vogue Japan, Shiseido, Coca Cola, Toshiba, Elle, GQ)
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Shemar Moore – Daily Multiracial

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(Dutch/African-American) [American]   Known as: Actor and Fashion Model (TV: FBI Special Agent Derek Morgan on “Criminal Minds”, Malcom Winters on “The Young and the Restless”)
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Aline Nakashima – Daily Multiracial

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(Japanese/Portuguese Brazilian) [Brazilian]   Known as: Fashion supermodel (Featured in the 2006 & 2007 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Editions, Modeled for Victoria’s Secret, GAP, Ralph Lauren, Mercedes-Benz, Armani Exchange and others)
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Chanel Iman – Daily Multiracial

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(Korean-African American/African-American) [American]   Known as: Famous fashion model known for her Victoria’s Secret work
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Chad Michael Murray – Daily Multiracial

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(White-Japanese/White) [American]   Known as: Actor and former fashion model TV: “One Tree Hill”, “Dawson’s Creek”, “Gilmore Girls”   Movies: “House of Wax”, “Freaky Friday”, “A Cinderella Story”
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