TDS: Where do you live now? Where are you from?
Richie: I currently live in LA. I am from NYC. moving to ATL in January
TDS: Who have you modeled for?
Richie: I have been fortunate to model for international and global companies including, Diesel, Lexus, Slendertone, Men’s Exercise, Reebok, Renuzit, E network, and many more. I have also starred as lead in Katy Perry’s and Britney Spears’ hit single music videos.
TDS: What are your biggest accomplishments?
Richie: My biggest accomplishment would be moving by my own from the east to the west in hope my dream comes true. Im so thankful I have great parents to be with me on my journey.
TDS: How long have you been modeling?
Richie: I started modeling at around age 18 in NYC for a fitness agency called Silver.
TDS: What is your favorite style of clothes?
Richie: I love fitted, European style, dark clothes. Nice blazers/buttondowns/vnecks/slim denim and nice pair of boots. Some of my favorite lines are All Saints, American Apparel, Hugo Boss, and G-star.
TDS: What do you wear when you go out for a night out with friends?
Richie: During a typical night out I have my favorite brown biker leather jacket, scarf, and brown laced shoes. I love jewelry and most of the time wear beaded semi precious stones from the Danish designer Jannik Olander at Nialaya.
TDS: If you get to pick a tv show to be on, what would it be?
Richie: I would love to be on the Originals or the Walking Dead. Seems like the character roles would be a trip to absorb.
TDS: How long have you been doing music?
Richie: Music came to me very young. I picked up singing classical and jazz trombone at the age of 12. Ever since I began, I continue playing every week. Played in the New York All-State Band, Long Island Youth Orchestra, and the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra along with touring Cathedrals throughout London.