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Resume/ CV

Statistics

 

Name: Linda Black

Height: 5'9" .5 or 177cm

Bust: 34"

waist: 27"

hips: 37"

hair: dark brown

eyes: brown

shoe: 9US, 39-40

tattoos: none

piercings: 1 in each ear

birthmark on lower left back

Racial Heritage: german-scottish paternal; and panamanian - maternal (consists of Native American, Spanish, African, and Chinese descents)

 

Skills

  • 20 years extensive modeling experience in the fields of: 1. print (including fashion, catalog, internet, newspaper, and magazines),
  • runway (including appearing in the Milan Spring Collections of 1997, as well as countless other shows with brands such as Bvlgari, Agnes B., Calvin Klein, etc.),
  • informal modeling (showing clothing collections, jewelery, or makeup for ladies conventions),
  • tv appearances as program host, model, actress and spirited interviewee
  • speaks spanish, some ASL
  • firearms training (currently not licensed)
  • some martial arts (tae kwon do)
  • dance experience (some ballet, modern jazz)
  • drill/flag/marching experience (5 years of drill instruction)
  • volleyball player
  • teleprompter experience
  • green screen experience
  • works well with children and animals
  • has valid American drivers license AND International drivers license
  • teaches 1-on-1 workshops in runway performance and Business 101 for Models
  • has industry-wide reputation for being fiercely professional and pleasant to work with on set; winning new clients and keeping them as repeat customers, as well as continuing to impress former clients; respecting other professionals on job; and fast on set for "getting the shot"
  • live event host/emcee
  • voice overs
  • brand ambassador (past: Desti Saint Handbags) 
  • TV
  • "Taste of Thailand" for CNA - Jan 2014
  • "I'm the Better Cook!" Episode - Oct 2013
  • Relief Presenter for E!News Asia - Sept 2012
  • "MODE" - for Diva/Universal Network - program presenter, Nov 2011
  • Food Network Asia - host 2010 
  • HBO Asia "Weekends" (seen on all platforms) - 2013
  • HBO ASIA "The Dark Room" - 2011 - 2013
  • HBO Asia Family - host - 2011-2013
  • HBO Asia Central - host - since 2010 
  • HBO Signature "Friday Picture House" - host 2009 - 2011
  • "Heritage Hunter" - host 2010 CURRENTLY AIRING ON AL-JAZEERA IN INTL MARKETS
  • BLOGTV.SG - guest panelist - 2010
  • HBOIndia - host - 2010
  • AXN Promo Teasers x 4 "The Interrogation" - principle "Clansi" - 2010
  • Cyril: Simply Magic - 2009; guest
  • The Duke - AXN 2009; interviewee
  • Health @ Desktop for Channel News Asia; March 2007; co-presenter
  • Cathay Pacific on the Move for Discovery Channel; May - Dec 2006; presenter
  • Rated X (forerunner to EBuzz) pilot episode; Dec 2004; Presenter
  • Good Morning Dallas - Model
  • Good Morning Texas - Model
  • Live Events
  • Kongsberg (Maritime) 200th Anniversary Celebration - Apr 2014
  • Scarlet Hotel Relaunch "Scarlet Muse" - Mar 2014
  • Ethiopian Airlines Inaugural Flight Gala Dinner - Dec 2013
  • Thai Airways Gala Dinner - Dec 2013
  • Nissan Teana Launch - Oct 2013
  • Singapore Experience Awards - Oct 2013
  • The Body Shop Christmas Range Launch - Oct 2013
  • Vertu Media Launch -
  • Singapore Women's Weekly Magazine "Great Women of Our TIme" - Oct 2013
  • HBO "Serangoon Road" Launch Event - Sep 2013
  • The Big Latch On - Aug 2013
  • Cartier Natuerelle Exhibition - Aug 2013
  • Hair for Hope "Make A Bald Statement" Event - Jul 2013
  • Speaker/Workshop at Neostrata "Twinkle Wrinkle" Event - Jul 2013
  • HP "One World" Event - Jul 2013
  • World Vision Child Sponsor Celebration - Jul 2013
  • SKII Stempower Launch - Jul 2013
  • Lolita Lempicka Launch - Jul 2013
  • Google Hangout with Chef Lucas from the Grand Hyatt - May 2013
  • Karen Millen S/S 2013 Event - Mar 2013
  • A. Lange & Sohne Launch Event - Feb 2013
  • Mazda 6 Launch - Feb 2013
  • Montblanc Legend Parfum Launch - Dec 2012
  • Macallan Masters of Photography Event - Nov 2012
  • Societe Generale Private Banking 2nd Rendezvous with French Cinema Press Conference- Nov 2012
  • Launch of Givenchy Dahlia Noir Event - Nov 2012
  • Singapore Police Force Memorandum of Understanding Signing - Oct 2012
  • Sarasin Bank - Oct 2012
  • Uniqlo's Ultra Stretch Jeans Showcase - Oct 2012
  • BMW 7 Series Launch Event - Oct 2012
  • BCBG MaxAzria 2012 Fashion Showcase - Sep 2012
  • Meet & Greet with Lewis Hamilton by Starhub and Vodafone - Sep 2012
  • Prestige Ball Co-host - Sep 2012
  • Hublot "Big Bang" Watch Event - Sep 2012
  • AFC and Capella Master Chef Showcase "Autumn Treasures with Martin Yan" - Sep 2012
  • Zardoze Official Launch Event - Aug 2012
  • Zardoze Media Luncheon - Aug 2012
  • Icon de Martell Cordon Bleu Media Launch and Event - Aug 2012
  • Ekornes Stressless Voyager Launch - July 2012
  • Fujitsu 2012 Series Launch - June 2012
  • Magnum Temptations Launch Event - May 2012
  • DIOR Miss Dior Eau Fraiche Launch - May 2012
  • City of Vienna Gala Dinner - Apr 2012
  • The Body Shop "Beauty with Heart" Launch - Apr 2012
  • La Senza Sale Event - Apr 2012
  • DIOR Addict Extreme Private Party - Apr 2012
  • McLaren Showroom Launch Event - Mar 2012
  • HBO Trade Conference 20th Anniversary Celebration - Cebu PH - Mar 2012
  • SCWO "Connecting for Success" Gala Dinner - Mar 2012
  • Karen Millen S/S 2012 Showcase - Mar 2012
  • HTC Rhyme Workshop - celebrity guest speaker - Feb 2012
  • 16th Asian Television Awards Gala Dinner and Show - Dec 2011
  • The Body Shop "Drops of Youth" Press Conference - Dec 2011
  • Tee Off For Charity Singapore Cancer Society Dinner - Dec 2011
  • Vivocity's 5th Anniversary Celebration - Dec 2011
  • Run For Hope Charity Event - Nov 2011
  • World Vision Singapore Supporter High Tea Charity Event - Nov 2011
  • Societe General Private Banking First Rendezvous with French Cinema Press Conference - Nov 2011
  • Cappuccino for a Cause Celebrity Barista Charity Event - Oct 2011
  • Pink Parlour's Pink Party for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Charity Event - Oct 2011
  • "La Monagasque" Roger Dubuis Gala Casino Night - Oct 2011
  • "In Her Shoes 2011" Concert - September 2011
  • Karen Millen A/W 2011 Collection - September 2011
  • BCF "Pink Waves Party" Luncheon - September 2011
  • KKH Piano Recital Charity Fundraiser - September 2011
  • MUMM Sabrage Event - August 2011
  • HBO "Game of Thrones" Gala premier - August 2011
  • Gucci Timepieces "Music Through Time" Exhibition - June 2011
  • Singtel iMedia Event - June 2011
  • Rolls Royce Spirit of Ecstacy Centenary Celebration Gala Dinner - June 2011
  • Sanctuary House Charity Casino Night, Feb 2011
  • BCF - "Tee Off for Breast Cancer Foundation",Nov 2010
  • Preview of ION Sky, Nov 2010
  • BCF - "Watson's Pink Ribbon Run/Walk 2010"
  • Cancer Society of Singapore's Charity Golf Tournament, 2010
  • "In Her Shoes" - charity event for Singapore Cancer Society co-emcee with Simon Wong, May 2010
  • "Shades of Pink" - charity event for Breast Cancer Foundation co-host with Oli Pettigrew, May 2010
  • Opel Insignia Car Launch - Mar 2010
  • "Gorgeous In Pink" charity event for Breast Cancer Foundation - co-host with Alan Wilkins - 2010
  • Marina Bay Sands Networking Event - Dec 2009 emcee
  • Chloe Perfume Launch - 2009 for Tangs and Paragon
  • Dior Noel Belle 2009 Event - 2009 emcee
  • Dolce Diva Launch Event - 2009 emcee
  • Commercial
  • Asian Food Channel "Food Diva" - 2009 principle OC
  • Lenore Fabric Softener 2007 principle OC
  • HSBC Bank 2007 principle OC
  • Pond's 2006 principle OC
  • Nokia 2005 principle OC
  • Sony 2005 principle OC
  • M1 2004 principle OC
  • Canon 2004 principle OC
  • TGI Fridays 2001/2002 principle OC
  • Industrials
  • "Follow Me Japan" for Prime Travel - Okinawa 2011 - principle host on camera
  • "Follow Me Japan" for Prime Travel - Spring Off the Beaten Path 2010 - principle host on camera (OC)
  • BBH - Axe "GPS" 2009 - principle OC
  • Far East Organization - 2009 principle OC
  • SMRT Corporate Video - 2006 as Host
  • BeautiControl Cosmetics - as demonstrator principle OC
  • MaryKay Cosmetics - as demonstrator principle OC
  • Testimonial
  • Kaya Award Testimonial - 2009 principle VOC
  • Crest WhiteStrips 2003 - principle VOC
  • Voice Overs
  • HBO - commercial voice overs - current
  • Tarapoewala Aquariums animatics - 2009
  • Universal Studios Singapore Theme Park Safety Announcements - 2009
  • Oil of Olay - "Regenerist" - 2009
  • Magazine
  • US: Glamour, Self, Cosmopolitan, Shotgun, D,
  • Greece: Gyneka, Elle
  • Tokyo: Cosmopolitan, AnAn21
  • Italy: Tutto Musica
  • Singapore: Female, Womens Weekly, Natural Times, FHM, Shape, Elle, Amica, ManStuff, Men's Health, Her World, Destinasian Magazine, etc...
  • Hong Kong/China: several
  • New Zealand: Next, First, Bride & Groom
  • England:
  • Film
  • Numbers - "Giselle" - Franse Productions
  • The Rookie - extra