Romulo Pires is a Brazilian model of an Italian and Brazilian ancestry. He was dubbed as the most successful model in the world in 2004-05. He has signed up with a plethora of modeling agencies. In fact, Romulo was a mechanic when a woman complimented that he had the body and skills for modeling.
He participated in the model search by a Brazilian modeling agency and he won it. However, his modeling career didn’t start right over. During his career, he has walked for many high-profile campaigns for Lagerfeld Gallery and Chanel. After getting noticed by the designer, he was able to establish himself. This provided him the golden opportunity to travel around the world.
The model even did ad campaigns for Valentino, Cavali Classic, Ck1, Emanuel Ungaro, Laura Biagiotti, Christian Lacroix, Gucci, Carolina Herrera, and Pepe Jeans. In 2006, he was one of the sexiest men alive. It provided a great opportunity to work with Helmut Newton.
In 2008, Romulo was cast in a commercial for Christian Lacroix. In March 2009, the model has featured in the W Magazine editorial. It was titled Madonna and the photographer was Steven Klein. For Calvin Klein CK One Fragrance Spring/Summer 09, he did an advertising campaign and photographed by Steven Meisel.
He even did an advertising campaign for Clarins Men Spring/Summer 09. For this job, he worked with the photographer Platon. He was seen in the advertising campaign of the Cartier Declaration Parfum Pour Homme Spring/Summer 09. Another advertising campaign he did was for Day Birger et Mikkelsen. He appeared in the Fall/Winter campaign for Cartier Declaration Parfum Pour Homme Contract. He also did an advertising campaign for Uniqlo Heattech Fall/Winter 09.
In 2012, he did an ad advertisement for Smalto Fall/Winter 12. In July 2014, Romulo featured in an editorial for Citizen K Homme, titled Calibre. In December, he graced the cover of Harper’s Bazaar China. This was named the Christmas Special and was photographed by Tim Gutt. In 2016, the model appeared on the ad campaign for Rochas Spring/Summer 2016. He was cast for Bananas Models 30th Anniversary video.
In 2017, he appeared in an ad campaign for Brun Magli Spring/Summer 2017. For this project, he was photographed by Nino Munoz. In November, he was featured on the editorial for Reflex Homme. It was titled Chinatown Hustle and he partnered up with the photographer Danilo Hess.
In 2018, he was featured in an editorial for Esquire US. The title was The Code: April and the photographer was David Urbanke.
Romulo loves modeling because of all the perks it has. You can travel the world for free. Through modeling, he can visit various places and learn new languages. In his free time, he takes cooking and acting classes. Additionally, he also plays soccer and practices Bikram.
He is married to a Brazilian model based in New York City, Thais Dos Santos. In 2016, she gave birth to a boy.
Romulo Pires is an accomplished model who is in great demand.