Name: Bruno Santos Barbosa

Height: 1,88m (6,2ft)

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown

Residence: USA-Brazil-Spain

Bruno Santos was born on August 31, 1979 in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

After a period of time performing the most diverse functions, Bruno finally entered the modeling career in 2001, where he remains one of the most successful professionals in the industry to this day. He became notorious for being the only male model selected to carry out two campaigns simultaneously for two competing fashion houses: Versace and Giorgio Armani. This earned him the nickname “Gisele Bündchen in pants”.

Bruno Santos has done several editorials in his career for companies like Vogue (Vogue America and Italy), Schweizer Illustrierte Style Magazine [Switzerland], GQ (Italian, America, German, Spanish and Korea), V  Magazine Supermodel Special, Ocean Drive, Flaunt, Spoon, Citizen K, Men’s Health, Cosmopolitan (America, German, Spanish, Brazilian), Glamour Brazil, Celebrity Magazine’s (Ten most beautiful men on the planet issue), Fashion, Paper Magazine, Arena, Elle, also several Newspaper articles in Greece, Germany, Mexico, Brazil, Poland, USA and all around Latin America.

Throughout the years, Bruno Santos have done several magazines covers, some of them would be for GQ Magazine (Italy), Loaded Fashion Magazine (UK), Harbor Magazine (Germany), DNA Magazine (Australia), Revista Fotos & Festas (Brazil) and Revista Fabio Bernardo (Brazil). Also have worked on great amount of fashions shows for companies like Dolce Gabbana, Armani, Iceberg, Ralph Lauren, Carlo Pignatelli, Rosa cha, Ellus, Ricardo Almeida, Zup and Vistulla.

Also, he done several worldwide advertising campaigns for Emporio Armani (with Milla Jovovich (Actress) and photographed by Peter Lindbergh), Versace (photographed by Stephen Meisel), Versace Man (Fragrance photographed by Stephen Meisel), Versace (with Christina Aguilera (Pop star) and photographed by Stephen Meisel), Emporio Armani underwear (photographed by Patrick Demarchelier), Armani Collection (photographed by Merk & Marcus), Carlo Pignatelli, Grigioperla intimate apparel, Touch (fragrance), Loreal, Hedken, Brail, Redken, Kappa, Guru, Calvin Klein, Oscar de la Renta, H&M and Armani Exchange. Bruno Santos also have worked on advertising for companies like Macys, Saks fifth avenue, Neamen Marcos, Bloomingdale’s, Rosa Chá, Zoomp, Ellus, M. Office, Disritmia, Talento Jóias, Riachuelo, VR (Vila Romana), Mandi, Renato Lorero, Mundo Mix, Vogue Brasil, Caras and Época. Worked on catalogs in his career for many companies like Macy’s, Saks fifth avenue, Neamen Marcos, Bloomingdales, HM and OTTO. Bruno Santos have also work on television commercials for Sony (starred in the main role and was directed by Joe Pitica), Miami Beach diet, Lexus (car commercial USA/global – shot in LA), Triumph (underwear).

Bruno have worked with the best photographers throughout the years, names like Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Klein, Steven Maisel, Cliff watts, David Lachapelle, Annie-Leibovitz, Peter Lindbergh, Merk & Marcus and so many others.

During his years in the profession, he has been a model for the agencies: Wilhelmina Los Angeles, Wilhelmina New York, Mega Model Agency Hamburg, I Love Models, Muse Management, D’Management Group and View Management.


Honours and Recognitions

* 2002 – Top 10 Male Models from Brazil (Revista Época, Brasil)

* 2003 – 20th Best Models in the World by “”

* 2004 – 18th Best Models in the World by “”

* 2005 – Model of the Month (Feb-05) –