We discovered Trinidadian Model and Dancer, Kleionne McDavid via an Instagram tag from a fellow model. After researching his feed, we were impressed and wanted to know more about him. Standing at 5’8, we believe he has the presence to open doors for shorter men trying to advance into the modeling industry.

Q&A

Name: Kleionne McDavid

Agency, if any: N/A

Age: 25

Height: 5’8

Instagram: @Kleionne

Where were you born? Mount Vernon, New York

Ethnicity: Trinidadian, first-generation American

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Favorite things: Dancing, traveling, food, music, creative directing, teaching, social media, and writing.

What music are you listening to at the moment? Raveena, Sam Fisher, PJ Morton, SZA, Allen Stone, Nicki Minaj.

Favorite movie, tv show: Bringing Down The House and The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air.

Favorite designer, fragrance or grooming product: Jeremy Scott, Spicebomb: Victor Rolf, Clinique For Men.

What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling? Dancing, acting, and rapping.

What’s something uncool that you love anyway? Working on the weekends.

What’s the best thing about your hometown/country? There is always something to do (New York City)!

Place you would love to visit: Africa

Which brand would you love to model for? Calvin Klein.

Favorite modeling experience so far? I’ve enjoyed modeling with various brands to help elevate their social media campaigns.

Where do you feel the most stuck in your modeling career? Being an unsigned model.

How long have you been a dancer? Professionally, four years.

What’s your favorite style of dance? Contemporary Modern.

Currently, you’re obsessed with/about? Self-growth/improvement

3 Words that best describe you as a person? Courageous, loving, passionate.

Favorite entertainer or public personality? Will Smith.

How has social media benefitted you? Social media has given me the opportunity to connect with artists and brands around the world that I may never have discovered.

Your favorite quote? “What a joy it is to be alive.” – Lauryn Hill

Any shoutouts? God 1st, my mom, and anyone out there who has ever supported me. Lastly, I want to give a special shoutout to all of the hard working models hustling today.

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