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Another addition to our list of young and talented models is William Balaan, also from Glam Model House. Never could this young man ever imagine he’ll be discovered during a random circumstance, just waiting for a cab outside the mall. Maybe it was just a coincidence, or should we say, the time has really come for him to get noticed and excel in this field of artistry.

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We know you guys want to know more about him. So, we did an exclusive interview with this inspiring teen to answer the questions you have in mind.

(Photoshoot Inspiration: James Dean)

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School/major:

BS in Accountancy in Ateneo de Davao University

Who is William Balaan?

An 18-year-old student who currently lives in Davao City. I’m half-Dutch.

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How did you get into modeling?

I was about to take a taxi outside Gmall with a couple of friends, when a guy named Jon approached me and introduced me to modeling.

How would you describe your fashion style?

I really admire keeping it simple, but at the same time classy.

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Your personal passion or hidden talents?

I am incredibly passionate about music even though I don’t play any instrument. I just collect and appreciate it very much. Hidden talent would be being a good listener

Ten years from now you will be?

Financially independent and emotionally/spiritually stable

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Favorite word?

Consciousness

Famous person you’d like to meet?

Wiz Khalifa

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Current eye candy?

Emily Ratajkowski

Favorite movie?

Fight Club

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Dream modeling job?

Anything that’ll involves Tom Ford

What’s on your current playlist?

Chet Faker-Release your problems

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What’s your beauty secret and essential grooming routine?

Exercise and lots of sleep and just the basic shower routine with a special hair conditioner.

A quote that sums you up?

Work hard, play hard.

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Why Davao?

 I can walk around the city at 3 am not having to worry about getting mugged.

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“Rebel With A Cause”

Photographed by Patet Fermin
Grooming by Roben Jatico
Featuring William Balaan of Glam Model House
Words by Richard Diongson & Pat Maruhomadil

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