Reece King is an english-born model and an advocate for mental health awareness with an influential social media presence. Reece has amassed 14 magazine covers over the last 5 years including Hunger, Metal, L'Officiel, Gay Times, Attitude and Bricks. Over the course of his impactful modeling career, Reece has collaborated with major fashion brands that include Prada, Fendi, Jean Paul Gaultier, Balmain x Chivas Regal, H&M and Calvin Klein across print campaigns and social media activations. As the current face of the infamous fragrance Joop! he confirms his superstar status. Reece has used his platform to challenge binary stereotypes within the industry and is respected for his evolution of self discovery and love, inspiring a younger generation through social media. He has become the role model he never had, showcasing to the wider LGBTQIA+ community the power of self expression and freedom within fashion. As an ambassador for the UK based charity Youngminds, Reece is passionate about promoting and encouraging conversations amongst young people around mental health. As a dancer and member of the House of Versace, Reece has grown to notoriety in the London ballroom community in recent years. He regularly competes alongside his house at balls and has won multiple trophies across a range of different categories. He is extremely passionate about and forever inspired by the ballroom scene and its integral community.
“EIGHTY PER CENT OF THE PEOPLE I SPEAK TO ARE LGBTQ+ AND I THINK I AM CREATING SAFE SPACES. I PRETENDED TO BE SOMEONE ELSE FOR SO LONG. I DON’T WANT TO DO IT AGAIN.” - KING