Barbizon grads accomplished so much in the modeling and acting industry this past holiday season! Catch all the latest highlights below of the opportunities they snagged in November and December 2020. And if you’re wondering how a Barbizon program can help you, catch some stories firsthand in our Barbizon reviews.

Dawson Gwin, Barbizon Dallas grad, signed with Specimen Model Management and The Dragonfly Agency and recently shot with Sharon Coker from Lucid Models.

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Barbizon Saint Louis grad, Haleigh, hair modeled for Joico at the Discover Fashion Show.

Haleigh modeling with a cotton candy hair statue

Zoe Bringmann, Barbizon Austin grad, signed with Modern Muse and Impact modeling and talent agencies. 

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Barbizon Chique grads, Jordyn, Lauren, and Lindsey were featured in a holiday print campaign and on the website for designer, Lisi Lerch.

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Barbizon Savannah grad, Taylor Walker, was crowned Teen Miss 2020 U.S. National Turpentine Queen.

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Barbizon PA grad, Melanie Collins, returned to the sidelines reporting on the NFL for CBS Sports.

Melanie reporting on the sidelines

Ali Scarlett, Barbizon Frederick grad, became a #1 bestseller on Amazon for his book, The Clever Connector.  He also partnered with Children’s National Hospital to donate his book’s first six weeks of profits to benefit children’s equal ability to receive medical care.

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Barbizon Red Bank students and grads posed as mannequin models in local store windows for the holiday season 2020.

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Barbizon Baltimore grad, Sophia Beaulieu, booked a bridal shoot. She is represented by The Artist Agency.

Collage of Sophia modeling in her bridal shoot

Barbizon Saint Louis grad, Kristy, booked a print campaign as a ‘team member’ for one of the country’s largest discount grocery store chains.

Collage of Kristy with her headshot and behind-the-scenes on the grocery store shoot

Barbizon Brandon grad, Malaika Guttoh, booked the Hallmark Movie, Christmas Tree Lane.

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Barbizon PA grad, Catie, performed in a music video covering the song “Comatose” with her band, The Sweetest.


Barbizon Dallas grad, Alayla Weatherspoon, walked in the Action for Compassion runway show.

Collage of Alayla Weatherspoon modeling

Barbizon Chique grad, Carly Moffa, was featured in a music series for Martin Guitar.

Promotional poster for the Martin Guitar music series with Carly Moffa's name featured

Barbizon Pensacola grad, Layla Welch, was featured in CT Fashion Magazine, which profiled her pursuits in modeling, acting, and songwriting.

Screenshot of the CT Fashion Mag article featuring Layla

Barbizon Socal grad, Ava Qsar, booked a holiday commercial for Allstate’s device protection plans at Walmart.


Mario Aguirre, Barbizon Dallas grad, signed with Icon Studios Dallas. He also booked a lead role on a YouTube series and has been busy working numerous White Felt Casino events.

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Barbizon Red Bank grad, Abigail, modeled Karen E Couture’s design for The Parisian Tea Room’s French Hot Chocolate.

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Barbizon New Carrollton grad, Maria Kashapata, played the role of Agnes in a Zoom play, She Kills Monsters.

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Barbizon Saint Louis grads, Hannah and Maddie, booked a photoshoot for a Bridal Store and will be featured on the shop’s social media.


Arianna Stephens, Barbizon Houston grad, was crowned Young American Miss International. She also recently signed with Team Talent Management.

 Collage of Arianna Stephens in her crown and sash

Barbizon Socal grads, Marianna Arriaga, Allie Webb, Isabella Tat, Kaitlyn Smith, Ashton Smith, Emily Mulhall, and Tiffany and John Brewart, signed with Impact Talent Group.

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Gracen Vaughn, Barbizon Greenville grad, shot with In Vogue Photography and was styled by Cory King.

Gracen modeling with her hair blowing backwards

Barbizon Red Bank models walked for Chico’s at The Grove in a fall fashion show.


Barbizon Tampa grad, Laith Zednik, was featured in his first magazine publication for Indi Kids Magazine.

Laith in his publication feature with headshots and an editorial

Barbizon Saint Louis grad, Briana, modeled jewelry and was featured on the website for designer Cindy Liebel.

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Barbizon Cedar Rapids grad, Erica Ly, signed with SK Model Management.

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Barbizon PA grad, Candice Sabiduria, booked a commercial for Macy’s as well as a holiday print campaign for Belk and was featured on Beyonce’s website.


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Barbizon Orlando grad, Joshua Bryant, released his new single, “Saw You Walking,” on all music streaming platforms.

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Barbizon Chique grad, Onyx Milosovich, modeled in the Philly Fashion Week 2020 Virtual Runway Show.


Barbizon alum, Eileen Matias, was featured in an editorial for Blanc Magazine.

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Barbizon Socal grads, Zoey Michelle, Tessa Gomez, Aidan Forehand, and Caleb Chavez, signed with Amiel Talent Agency. 

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Barbizon USA grads, Darius, Catharine, Laith , Emma, Lavette, Francesca, Jordin, Widney, and Nicole, participated as model and actor talent for Barbizon’s “Let Your Star Shine” promo video shoot. 

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Barbizon Red Bank grads modeled in a winter and holiday shoot for Castello Boutique.

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Barbizon alum, Tickwanya Jones, booked a commercial for Rakuten as a voice over singer.


Barbizon PA grad, Nathania, booked her first print publication shoot.

shot of Nathania in the publication

Barbizon Schaumburg grad, Andre Bellos, was featured singing in iHeart Radio’s Jingle Ball Holiday Jam sing-along with pop star, Dua Lipa. He also booked a guest panelist spot on Fox’s show, The Masked Dancer.

still shot of Andre singing in the Jingle Ball Promotional poster for the Masked Singer with Andre's name

Barbizon Chique grads modeled clothing for and were featured on The Courageous Brand’s website.


Barbizon Marietta grad, Faith, booked an independent film shoot for January 2021 and participated in the Model Mafia program during Barbizon’s Southeast Competition 2020.

Faith posing in front of a car

Barbizon Socal grd, Nevaeh McKissic, was featured modeling on jewelry brand Zodiacaa’s Instagram page.

Naveah as featured on Zodiacaa's Instagram modeling earrings

Barbizon alum, Sydney Williams, was featured in an editorial for Unfiltered Magazine.

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Barbizon PA grad, Rebecca Potts, sung the national anthem for the Philadelphia Eagles.

Rebecca showing off her Eagles shirt

Barbizon Syracuse grad, Rachel Smith, signed with Role Models Management where she has booked beauty campaigns for Yes To and Johnny Concert as well as the Fall 2020 Lookbook for Coco + Jaimeson, Fall/Winter 2020 e-commerce for Passion Life, and Italian Vogue.

Collage of Rachel Smith modeling and featured in the mentioned campaigns

Barbizon Chique grad, Alana, modeled for Freeme Fashions and signed a contract with NBS Entertainment Los Angeles.

Collage of Alana modeling

Barbizon Alum, Madison Iseman, plays Amy in Disney Plus’s new series, “Beyond the Clouds.”


Barbizon PA grad, Chloe Filcheck, was featured in an editorial for Gladys Magazine.

body shots of Chloe modeling in pink dresses in the editorial

Barbizon Tampa grad, Jessica Brooks, walked in St. Pete Fashion Week and Cars & Couture Fashion show and has shot with photographers Sean Malley Photography, Faust Photography, Leah Soderblom Photography and more. Jessica has also gained representation by Benz Model & Talent Agency, Alexa Model & Talent Management, and Known Model & Talent Agency.

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Barbizon Socal grads, Melody and Destiny Rodriguez, signed with MPM Models and Talent Agency.

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Barbizon San Antonio grad, JaMaya Hardy, signed with The Blanco Agency just three months after registering in Barbizon’s placement division. 

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Barbizon Red Bank grads showed for American Bridal at Old York Country Club in Chesterfield, New Jersey.

Red Bank models modeling bridal fashions at the show

Barbizon Orlando grads, Kaylah Haywood, Devin Anderson, and Bryan Anderson, booked a music video through di.versE thread.

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Barbizon PA grad, McKenzie Henry, modeled for clothing brand Mod570.

McKenzie modeling in the Mod570 photo shoot

Barbizon Columbia grad, Allannah Esaw, booked two episodes on the new docu-series “Future Me.”

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Barbizon Chique grad, Hannah Brahney, was featured in the film The Truth About Santa Claus.

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Barbizon alum, Eryn Robinson, walked in Coastal Fashion Week 2020.

Collage of Eryn modeling in Coastal Fashion Week

Barbizon Socal grads, Clare & Kristopher Kingsley, Ayden Gamboa, and Tiziano Camacho, signed with UPMT Youth Talent Management.

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Barbizon Marietta grad, Kalo Sikalumbi, released his music single “Stuck” to streaming platforms.


Barbizon PA grad, Kaitlyn Hillenbrand, modeled in a holiday shoot for Olympus cameras.

Kaitlyn featured in the Olympus holiday promo

Barbizon Boston grad, Skyla Sousa, booked the TV series Karma.

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Barbizon Chique grad, Natalie, modeled in a photoshoot for the catalogue GK Cheer.

collage of Natalie modeling in the GK Cheer catalogue

Barbizon Socal grads, Nychole Pique, Mia Campos, AJ Wongcharoonsuk, Maya Shah, and sisters, Tiah and Talia Qalla, signed with Bella Agency Los Angeles.

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Barbizon alum, Maggie Todd, was featured in a promo video for Hair by Saint Rose.


Barbizon PA grad, Dani Nicole, was featured in an editorial for Avant Magazine.

Dani in the editorial shoot fo Avant

Barbizon Baton Rouge grad, Austin Fabre, booked a role in the film Tad Caldwell and the Monster Kid.

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Babizon Chique grad, Lauren McCarthy, signed with a modeling agency in Los Angeles.

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Barbizon Socal Grad, Sanaa Hopton, Zoe Chung, Charlie Bendana, and Kate Lias, signed with Youth Talent Connection.

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