One of the most prominent names to emerge from the state of Texas in the last decade or so is that of Brooke Burns. The career which started from Baywatch and Baywatch Hawaii saw Burns appears in a number of TV series and movies. Brooke has seen a lot of success in her career, but that has not made her forget her roots. She is a known philanthropist and is associated with a host of charity foundations.
Natalie Galkina first came into the spotlight during the America’s Next Top Model, Cycle 8, competition in which she finished a runner up. Gal has a huge global appeal. While she is represented by Fenton Moon in New York City, the 34 year model also has agencies in Moscow, London, Athens, Paris, Milan and Germany. She has represented a bevy of brands in her career, including big names like Levuk, Allison Parris, Pantene and Wella.
Winner of the second season of the Project Runway, Chloe Dao is a well known fashion designer of Vietnamese decent, presently residing in Texas. Dao’s career took a major boast after the reality show win and her designs have been part of many fashion shows and exhibitions since then. In March 2008, she started her own wholesale line “DAO Chloe DAO” at the Dallas Market Center.
Hope Dworaczyk is a Playboy model, who emerged onto the fashion scene when she was selected as Playboy magazine’s Playmate of the Month for April 2009. From there started a journey which saw her become the 2010 Playmate of the Year. Hope has also been a host and co-producer for Inside Fashion on television in Canada for the E! Channel. The model is a regular at all the major fashion shows all around the world, and her runaway work includes names like Balenciaga, Robert Rodriguez, Lana Fuchs, Leila Rose, Abaete, Joanna Mastroianni, Rosa Cha, XOXO and Miss Sixty.
Michelle is a model and reality television actress, who started her career in 2008 and has since been the face of many brands including MAQ: Men’s Athletic Quarterly, Dana-Maxx Pomerantz Spring/Summer line, Summer 2010 campaign for Koral Swimwear and Roar Clothing. Michelle has also ventured in the world of acting. In the recent past, she has done small parts in Entourge and Date Night and is all set to appear in Thorns from a Rose.