New York, NY (PressExposure) June 24, 2009 -- MMG - Model Management Group (NYMMG), a New York-based modeling and talent management agency on May 1st opened itsâ Canadian Model and Talent Agency, MMG CANADA located in Toronto. MMG will now be able to submit models and actors for work in both the United States and Canada. MMG is now an International Agency and can offer itsâ clients an extensive list of celebrities as well as new faces. MMGâs roster is deep in Models and Talent that have landed Abercrombie and Hollister campaigns, LancÃ´meâ Paris, JC Penny, American Eagle, Reebok, Converse, Coca Cola, Sprint, World Cup Soccer and have graced publications like Teen Vogue, Seventeen, Womenâs Health, Cosmopolitan, Elle, and Vogue. MMGâs Canadian Roster includes Fillip Diarra a new and exciting singer and commercial star that is already in demand and Carina Oliveira who currently is starring in the Toronto Production of Disneyâs High School Musical.
MMG specializes in managing âbeautiful peopleâ, for modeling, print, commercials, television and film. MMGâs Celebrity Division consists of name recognizable stars from shows such as Americaâs Next Top Model (ANTM), NBCâs Mommaâs Boy, ABCâs True Beauty, produced by Tyra Banks and Ashton Kutcher and the enormously successful Sopranos.
MMGâs also represents recording artists who have reached Platinum and Gold record sales such as, the ever popular Dawn Richard of Danity Kane who MMGâs recently booked on a SAG Feature Film. Also landing a starring role on a SAG Feature Film was MMG's Laura Leigh who plays the role of Skylar in âCougar Huntingâ with Lara Flynn Boyle. After coming in 3rd on ABCâs True Beauty, Laura Leigh has become one of the loveable beauties of TV. Laura also has a dance background and MMG feels she would be a natural for the next season of ABCâs Dancing with the Stars. Leading itsâ youth division is 11yr old Rachel Pirard who in only two months landed a co star role in the upcoming Comedy Central Episodic âMichael and Michael Have Issuesâ and Mary Jo Wold who starred on VH1âs â I .
MMGâs Canadian Agency will be led by Jeff Cohen and Jessica Martins. Martins who has acted and modeled has first- hand knowledge of what is required to succeed in the industry. MMG will give Canadian Casting Directors access to fresh faces and experienced fashion and beauty models such as Amy Karwoski, a Former Ford and Abercrombie model who has walked the Paris Runways, appeared TV shows such as Guiding Light and Saturday Night Live. Also MMGâs Rebecca Leigh West is the current model LancÃ´meâ-Paris. Over 10 of MMGâs current models have appeared in seventeen magazine and Elle.
MMG continues to achieve very high rankings in Television and Film by IMDB and MMG plans to make that star power available Canadian Casting Directors and Advertisers. MMG maintains an "A" rating by the Better Business Bureau.
About Model Management Group (NYMMG) MMG represents Models and Actors Internationally with its' USA office in New York City and its' Canadian office in Toronto. Model Management Group (NYMMG) prides itself on developing unique, one-on-one relationships with its clients, while keeping their best interests in mind. Ranked in the top Â½ of 1 percent of all television and film management companies in the world by IMDB, Model Management Group is a growing firm that represents clients who constitute a "triple threat" -- the ability to obtain work in the fashion, television and film industries. All clients have access to the guidance and direction of talent managers, marketing materials and a dedicated booking staff. For more information, visit http://www.nymmg.com or call 212-253-8353.